Daily Archives: August 12, 2013

Cabinet commends Zim for peaceful elections

Pretoria: A cabinet meeting held last week has congratulated the people of Zimbabwe and that country’s political parties on holding “successful harmonised” national elections.

“Cabinet commended the efforts of President Jacob Zuma as the Southern …

Limpopo ‘off ICU’

Pretoria: Cabinet has given the green light for ministers to begin a process of handing over the administration of some government departments in Limpopo to the Premier of that province and his executive.

In December …

Justice Ngcobo to head Presidential Remuneration Commission

Pretoria: Former Chief Justice Sandile Ngcobo has been appointed to chair the Presidential Remuneration Review Commission.

Zuma announced during his State of the Nation Address in February that the Presidential Remuneration Review Commission would be …

Public Protector visits Nkandla

Pretoria: The Office of the Public Protector Thuli Madonsela today visited President Jacob Zuma’s residence in Nkandla in KwaZulu-Natal.

Defence and Military Veterans Minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula accompanied the Public Protector as this was as per …

SA seeks permanent seats for Africa in UNSC

Pretoria: International Relations and Cooperation Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane has called for the United Nations to give Africa a minimum of two permanent seats in the body’s Security Council.

She has also called on developed countries …