Tag: President Cyril Ramaphosa

Paul Mashatile adresses red tape and bureaucracy

MBOMBELA- Deputy President, Paul Mashatile says the Red Tape Reduction Unit's intervention will deal with challenges small businesses face. This was during the African National Congress Fundraising Gala Dinner on Tuesday at the Mbombela Stadium where...

Struggle veteran Dr Motsoko Pheko dies at 93

Former Pan Africanist Congress of Azalea President Dr Motsoko Phew took his last breath on Friday, April 20. A struggle veteran, a lawyer, author of 45 books, theologian, academic and historian, Dr Pheko will be...

Eskom employees appear in court for corruption

Two Eskom employees appeared in court for fraud, corruption, and money laundering. Thandi Ruth Magagula and Nontuthubo Surprise Mahweliri were arrests follow criminal referrals made by the Special Investigating Unit to the National Prosecuting Authority....

Sign Language is now one of the official languages

President Cyril Ramaphosa has signed the Constitution Eighteenth Amendment Bill (South African Sign Language) into law. This took place on Wednesday, July 19 at the Union Buildings in Tshwane. South African Sign Language is now South...

90 000 job opportunities to be created for the youth

A special focus on unemployment during the 29th provincial Freedom Day commemoration was that is a ticking time bomb. READ | Government declares widespread floods a National Disaster As a result, during her official address, Premier Refilwe...

National State of Disaster expires today

The National State of Disaster expires today. There has been a call for the government to end the disaster after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic. READ | Social Development MEC tests positive for Covid-19 President Cyril...

Raymond Zondo is the new Chief Justice

Supplied Content  President Cyril Ramaphosa has, under Section 174(3) of the Constitution, appointed Deputy Chief Justice Raymond Zondo as the new Chief Justice from April 1, 2022. The President’s decision follows consultation with the Judicial Service...

IN PICTURES | Armed Forces Day in Mbombela

The Commander-In-Chief of the South African National Defence Force, President Cyril Ramaphosa officiated the Armed Forces Day today. READ | Cyril Ramaphosa visits province He laid a wreath in Barberton earlier in remembrance of those fallen. He...

Major housing project on the cards for Mpumalanga

The Minister of Human settlements, Mmamoloko Kubayi, announced six major housing projects in the country. The department will build 360 units in the Willow Creek Project in Ermelo. The project entails the construction of 360...

Ntando Mahlangu scoops gold medal

Mpumalanga-born Paralympian, Thando Mahlangu won a gold medal in the Men's Long Jump T63 last Saturday. Mahlangu set a new world record with a jump of 7.17 metres, crushing out German Leon Schaefer's 7.12. Many...

Tributes pour in for Ikosi Sipho Mahlangu

The Ndebele king and chairperson of the House of Traditional Leaders, Ikosi Sipho Mahlangu has died. His death was announced by President Cyril Ramaphosa when he was addressing the nation last night.  Premier Refilwe Mtshweni-Tsipane, said...

Tributes pour in after the passing of Jackson Mthembu

Minister in the Presidency, Jackson Mthembu passed away this morning following Covid-19 related complications. President Cyril Ramaphosa announced his passing. He described his death as shocking with deep sorrow. “Our thoughts and prayers...