Daily Archives: May 16, 2018

Smart Campaign Reaches Milestone with 100 Certifications in Financial Consumer Protection

The certification of 100 financial service providers, collectively serving more than 42 million low-income clients worldwide, marks major achievement for financial inclusion. WASHINGTON, May 15, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — The Smart Campaign, the leading industry voice on financial consumer protection, housed at the Center for Financial Inclusion at Accion, announced today that 100 financial service providers (FSPs) […]

President Cyril Ramaphosa declares a Special Provincial Official Funeral for veteran photographer, Mr Nzima

President Cyril Ramaphosa has declared a Special Provincial Official Funeral Category 2 for respected photographer, struggle activist and recipient of the Order of Ikhamanga, Mr Sam Nzima, who passed away on 12 May 2018 in Mpumalanga Province.Mr Nzima ...

EASTERN CAPE AND NORTH WEST PROVINCES STRUGGLING TO SPEND EARLY CHILDHOOD DEVELOPMENT GRANT

Parliament´┐Ż Under-expenditure of the early childhood development (ECD) grant in the Eastern Cape and North West provinces was highlighted by both the National Treasury and the Department of Social Development (DSD) today. The Select Committee on Approp...

Review of visas for Israelis to be raised at Cabinet

Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba says he will take proposals to impose more stringent visa requirements on Israelis traveling to South Africa, to Cabinet, for consideration.This follows a brief meeting with Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions against ...

Inter-Ministerial Task Team briefs media on progress in implementation of Cabinet decision

MinistersDeputy Ministers Directors-General and Heads of other institutions presentMembers of the mediaFellow South AfricansGood afternoon to you all,Thank you very much for joining us for this briefing on progress in the implementation of the Cabinet...