Category Archives: Politics

Africa in for more extreme weather events

As a result of climate change, Africa is expected to experience an increase in temperatures and extreme weather conditions.Our country and the continent are becoming hotter and drier. We are going to have far more extreme events such as droughts, flood...

Airport staff commended for swift response

Transport Minister Joe Maswanganyi has commended the swift response of the Airport Company South Africa (ACSA) and South Africa Police Service (SAPS) after the unattended bag incident at the terminal building of OR Tambo International Airport.We are gr...

Farm attack suspects sought

Police are looking for three unknown men who carried out a house robbery and murder at a farm in Charl Ciliers, near Secunda, last night, 16 February 2018 around 22:30.According to information at police disposal a 73-year-old man, the deceased, and his...

Government turns up heat on crime

Crime fighting will remain a priority for government this year, with the introduction of several mobilisation strategies to help address the scourge.During the course of 2018, government will implement the Community Policing Strategy.The Community Poli...

NPC aims to restore confidence in economy

The National Planning Commission (NPC) says urgent steps must be taken to restore confidence in the economy in order to reduce poverty, unemployment and inequality.The trends pertaining to key objectives of the National Development Plan (NDP), namely, ...