Daily Archives: March 23, 2014

Department speaks out on school violence

Pretoria: The Department of Women, Children and People with Disabilities has strongly condemned the recent spate of gender-based violence incidents against children, regardless of the perpetrators being minors or older persons.

In one of the …

N West to spend R84m to improve ambulance response time

Pretoria: The North West provincial government will spend R84.25 million on Emergency Medical Rescue Service (EMRS) Satellite Stations and a new planned patient transport model, Premier Thandi Modise has announced.

Premier Modise said the new …

SA participates in global nuclear security summit

Pretoria: International Relations and Cooperation Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane will lead a South African delegation to the 2014 Nuclear Security Summit (NSS), scheduled for 24 – 25 March in The Hague.

The minister, who will be …

Minister convenes summit on Walter Sisulu University’s future

Pretoria: Minister of Higher Education and Training Dr Blade Nzimande will next Tuesday convene a summit on issues that continue to pose a significant challenge to the functioning of Walter Sisulu University (WSU).

The WSU …

Interim committee for arts federation

Pretoria: Arts and Culture Minister Paul Mashatile has announced the Interim Committee for the South African Creative Industries Federation.

The committee is aimed at assisting the arts, culture and heritage sector to be organized, so …