Daily Archives: February 14, 2017

Victims of Crime Survey released

Housebreaking and home robbery are the most feared types of crime in South Africa, according to the 2015/16 Victims of Crime Survey.

This is despite households experiencing a decline in housebreaking and home robberies from 931 000 incidents in 2010 …

UN Agency Meeting on Army Worm Outbreak in Southern Africa

HARARE � The U.N. Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) is holding an emergency regional meeting in Zimbabwe on the spread of army worms in southern Africa, which is already struggling with food shortages. The pests are destroying crops in Malawi, …

Western Cape hosts digital game competition to drive social change

Western Cape residents to use digital game to drive social change

A digital game competition is set to give Western Cape residents the opportunity to drive social change in their communities.

Alan Winde, Minister of Economic Opportunities, said the Serious …

SOUTH AFRICAN PARLIAMENT REFUTES ALLEGATIONS OF POLICE ON ITS PREMISES

The South African Parliament has refuted allegations that members of the South African Police Service (SAPS) had helped its security personnel in ejecting MPs from the opposition Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) party from Parliament ahead of last Thursday’s State of …

Change in SANAC leadership

Dr Gwen Ramokgopa has tendered her resignation as a trustee of the South African National Aids Trust.

This was announced on Monday by Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa in his capacity as chair of the South African National Aids Council (SANAC).…