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National World AIDS Day 2016

World AIDS Day is commemorated each year on 1 December. The National Department of Health appeals to all South Africans to remember the importance of this day and support those infected and affected by HIV and AIDS. Under the theme “It Is In Our Hands To End HIV and TB”, communities are encouraged to care …

The Mamelodi West Parish of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Southern Africa, Pretoria Circuit, to host Charity Day on Saturday, 10 September 2016.

The Mamelodi West Parish of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Southern Africa, Pretoria Circuit, to host Charity Day on Saturday, 10 September 2016. Background Recognizing the role of charity in alleviating humanitarian crises, poverty and human suffering among nations, the United Nations (UN) passed a resolution which designate the 5th of September as the International …

EFF Students Command’s statement on the Women’s Day celebration

The EFF Students Command out rightly rejects the celebration of Women’s Day as a holiday. The EFF Students Command understands the historical connotations of the 9th of August and holds all women who fought during the struggle with the highest regard. However, as a society we cannot continue allocating a day or a month to …

Rhino Conservation Awards – RhinoAlive team chosen as finalists

In a predominantly male-dominated, black or white discussion, three ladies who have formed the RhinoAlive organization discover that there are many shades of grey surrounding the rhino horn trade and its value in Chinese medicine and as a store of wealth. As such, RhinoAlive has been awarded with “Best Awareness, Education and Funding” at the …

Dene Smuts Public Memorial Service

A public memorial will be held for the late opposition MP and respected legislator Dene Smuts on the 12th of the May. Press and public welcome. Date: Thursday, 12 May 2016 Time: 12:30 – 13:30 Venue: Old Assembly Chamber of Parliament Light refreshments will be served thereafter in the Old Assembly Dining Room. The family …

Media Advisory: World Health Day

The Minister of Health, Dr Aaron Motsoaledi together with MEC of Health, KZN, Dr Sibongiseni Dhlomo will be commemorating World Health Day in Chatsworth, Durban. This year’s focus will be on the prevention and management of Diabetes. The South African World Health Day event is in partnership with The World Health Organisation, South African NCD …

Endler Konsertreeks 27 – 28 Feb

Konsert 27 Feb Die Endler Konsertreeks stel op 27 Februarie die internasionaal beroemde Israeli pianis en ‘n Van Cliburn-wenner Aviram Reichert bekend. Hy lewer ‘n program van musiek van Schubert en Franck. Gedurende die eerste helfte speel hy ‘n seleksie van vier impromptus van Schubert (op. 90), met die tweede helfte gewy aan Schubert se …

IFP Dedicated to Fighting Cancer

Today is a particularly significant day for the IFP, it is a day that we hold close to our hearts. Today we are reminded of our commitment to the health of all South Africans, and our fight against that most dread of diseases, Cancer. February 4th is World Cancer day. The IFP knows all too …

DA-raadslid sluit by die VF Plus aan

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Dr. Pieter Mulder, VF Plus-leier sal op Woensdag, 3 Februarie 2016 ʼn DA-raadslid by die VF Plus verwelkom. Dr. Mulder sal ook tydens hierdie geleentheid die VF Plus se standpunte rakende huidige politieke kwessies bekend maak en die party se strategie ten opsigte van die munisipale verkiesing verduidelik. Datum : Woensdag, 3 Februarie 2016 Plek …

Tshwane Metropolisie: VF Plus lê ʼn klag by Openbare Beskermer rakende die Tshwane Metropolisie se direkteur, Moloko Racheku.

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Die media word hiermee uitgenooi na ʼn mediakonferensie waar drie klagtes in dié verband bespreek gaan word. Die klagtes behels: Beweerde ongerymdhede rondom die skut van voertuie en die vrystelling daarvan wat tot ʼn groot verlies vir die Tshwane-metro gelei het. ʼn Forensiese verslag het reeds in September 2012 aanbevelinge hieroor gemaak; Die kwalifikasies van …

Commemoration of the Anglo-Zulu War’s Battle of Isandlwana

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Presentation of His Majesty the King of the Zulu Nation To His Subjects, Before Delivering His Address by Prince Mangosuthu Buthelezi MP Inkosi of the Buthelezi Clan Traditional Prime Minister to the Zulu Monarch and Zulu Nation and President of the Inkatha Freedom Party His Majesty the King and members of the Royal Family; His …

Christmas Function For Senior Citizens From Vulnerable Communities

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Christmas function for senior citizens from vulnerable communities hosted by Noncedo Nkqintamo Adult Care and HIV/AIDS centre. Message of goodwill From Prince Mangosuthu Buthelezi MP President of the Inkatha Freedom party. Langa: 3 December 2015 Politicians are always speaking to the youth. Somehow we think that the best ideas come from young people, as though …

Car Seats for Kids campaign embarks on collection and redistribution drive in Cape Town.

This October, in the spirit of National Transport Month and very importantly – Child Safety Month, Imperial Road Safety will be bringing their renowned Car Seats for Kids campaign to Cape Town. Imperial has partnered with the Western Cape Department of Transport and Public Works, as well as KFM Breakfast, to bring this exceptional road …

IFP: On Mandela National Day of Remembrance

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Today the thoughts of a nation, and of many of our friends worldwide, turn to the legacy of Nelson Mandela. As we commemorate a year since receiving the tragic news of his passing, we have been urged to observe a period of silence followed by the singing of our national anthem. In that moment, let …

World AIDS day 2014

World AIDS Day 2014: WHO issues new recommendations on the use of antiretrovirals for treatment and prevention of HIV infection On World AIDS Day 2014, the World Health Organization has issued new recommendations to help countries close important gaps in HIV prevention and treatment services. Despite tremendous progress in recent years, with a record 13 …

Independence referendum starts in Scotland

Independence referendum starts in Scotland

Edinburgh – The Scottish independence referendum officially started on Thursday morning as polling stations opened for voting on the question “Should Scotland be an independent country?”. The ballots for the choice of “Yes” or “No” would be cast at polling stations in 32 local authorities, with a predicted turnout of 88 percent. This is the …

SA to host global crime conference

SA to gain from ocean economy

Johannesburg – South Africa will next month host the 35th Annual Crime Stoppers Conference which will see the global crime fighting community converge in Cape Town. Hosted in Africa for the first time, Crime Stoppers is an international body that is active in over 26 countries around the world through programmes that are driven by …

REBURIAL CEREMONY OF NATHANIEL NAKASA

REBURIAL CEREMONY OF NATHANIEL NAKASA

Durban City Hall: 13 September 2014 -On behalf of all those who knew and loved Nat Nakasa, I wish to express my gratitude to the Minister of Arts and Culture who has, in some small way, set the past right by retrieving our friend’s mortal remains from the United States and returning them to South …

SA – National Heritage Month

SA condemns deadly terrorist attacks in Kenya

Democracy is a much yearned for and sought after system of governance. As a system where the popular will of the people is superior to the will of individuals, democracy represents the Elysium of multitudes of people around the world. Democracy and its actors are seen to bring policies and frameworks that will safeguard a …