Category Archives: Politics

Basic Education notes judgement in Michael Komape case

The Department of Basic Education (DBE) has noted the judgement handed down today in the Michael Komape court case in the Limpopo High Court in Polokwane.Judge Muller dismissed the R3 million financial compensation claims of the family, however has ord...

SOUTH AFRICAN PROTESTERS TO BE CHARGED IN COURT FOR VIOLENCE

MAHIKENG, SOUTH AFRICA -- A total of 23 people who participated in violent protests in Mahikeng, capital of South Africa's North West Province, last week are set to appear in the Magistrates' Court on Monday, says the provincial police commissioner, Li...

Police arrest vehicle and cigarette smugglers and launch manhunt for remaining suspects

The South African Police Service have once more intercepted motor vehicles, including a luxury SUV from being smuggled out of the country at the northern border between South Africa and Zimbabwe and in the process, confiscated packs of illegal cigaret...

Get your flu vaccine before winter

Winter is approaching and to avoid getting flu, the National Institute of Communicable Diseases (NICD) has advised that the public to get vaccinated.Vaccination is the most effective strategy to prevent influenza. Getting the flu vaccine can reduce flu...

Energy Committee Concerned about Clean Energy Targets

Parliament- The Portfolio Committee on Energy was briefed by the Department of Energy (DoE) on its Annual Performance Plan and Budget Vote for 2018/19.The committee noted with concern the decrease in budget allocation for clean energy. Briefing the com...