Daily Archives: October 20, 2016

Put ‘people, not cars’ first in transport systems, says UN Environment chief

Lack of investment in safe walking and cycling infrastructure not only contributes to the deaths of millions of people in traffic accidents on unsafe roads and poorly designed roadways, but also overlooks a great opportunity to boost the fight against …

MEC Debbie Schafer warns SADTU to call off boycott of systemic tests

A few weeks ago, the South Africa Democratic Teachers Union made a call for schools to boycott the WCED annual systemic tests which are currently being held across the Province.

As a teacher union, they have no authority to make …

MEC Alan Winde attends launch of new wines by Elsenburg Agricultural Training Institute, 24 Oct

Elsenburg students to launch new wines

On Monday (24 October 2016), the Elsenburg Agricultural Training Institute will launch six wines.

The following wines will launched during a food and wine pairing:

Methode Cap Classique Brut Nature 2014;

Chenel 2016

Cinsault …

Reopening of university classes welcomed

– Cabinet has welcomed the resumption of classes in many universities and urged all students to return to class.

This is a critical period for the academic programme with examinations around the corner. Government believes that the concerns of students …