SOUTH AFRICA WELL REPRESENTED IN JUNIOR CHALLENGE WORLDWIDE FINALS

South Africa draw Turkey in Davis Cup 2015

Johannesburg, South Africa – Defending champions, South Africa will be well represented at the International Club under 16 Junior Challenge Worldwide finals in London next week. The International Lawn Tennis Club of Great Britain (IC of GB) will host the IC U16 Junior Challenge Worldwide Finals on the Championship courts at The All England Lawn …

Govt recommits to fast-track land reform

SA condemns deadly terrorist attacks in Kenya

Pretoria – Government has recommitted to urgently accelerate the pace of land reform in South Africa, Rural Development and Land Reform Minister Gugile Nkwinti announced on Wednesday. Delivering the department’s Budget Vote in Parliament, Minister Nkwinti said land reform must represent “a radical and rapid break from the past”, without significantly disrupting agricultural production and …

SA Oceans can create 1 Million new job opportunities

Pretoria – South Africa’s oceans have the potential to create between 800 000 and one million direct jobs, which will be realised through Operation Phakisa. Briefing the media on Thursday following Cabinet’s regular meeting, Communication Minister Faith Muthambi said the executive had welcomed the launch of Operation Phakisa, which is set to contribute up to …

SA Government to act on Gaza and situation in Ukraine

SA condemns deadly terrorist attacks in Kenya

Cape Town – President Jacob Zuma will dispatch a team to Israel to convey government’s concerns over the inhumane killings through the ground invasion on the Gaza strip. International Relations and Cooperation Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane made this announcement when she tabled her Budget Vote in Parliament on Tuesday. She also announced that South Africa would …

“EFF Red Brigade” thugs promote anarchy – CDP

CDP

“With a callous disregard for the law, young red brigade thugs, rampaged through the streets of Johannesburg, attacking and stealing from poor mothers trying to eke out a living selling their wares on the side of the street.” Says Rev Theunis Botha, Leader of the Christian Democratic Party (CDP). “This shows an absolute disregard for …

TENNIS: ROUND 2 RESULTS OF THE WANDERERS JUNIOR ITF

Kia South Africa Fed Cup Team Media Day

Round 2 results of the Wanderers Junior ITF being played in Illovo, Gauteng. Singles Round 2 Boys 1-Brandon Laubser (RSA) bt Lance-Pierre du Toit (RSA) 6-3 6-4 Michael Copeland (RSA) bt Altus Karsten (RSA) 4-6 7-5 6-3 4-Kris van Wyk (RSA) bt Rhys Milne (RSA) 7-6 (6) 6-1 8-Innocent Tidimane (Bot) bt Hubert Badenhorst (RSA) …

Government directly responsible for increase in HIV-Aids

CDP

Government directly responsible for increase in HIV-Aids – CDP “Dr. Olive Shisana of the Human Sciences Research Council’s statement at the international Aids conference in Melbourne that new HIV infections in South Africa are on the increase, clearly show that the country needs a new and moral approach to this pandemic.” says Christian Democratic Party …

Schools hockey bonanza hits Cape Town

Hockey

JONATHAN COOK at Hartleyvale The 12th annual Cape Town Under-18 International Schools and Clubs Hockey Festival has long been a fixture on the South African hockey calendar and this year the event promises to be bigger and better than ever. This TEAM Sports Travel festival will hold its opening ceremony  on Tuesday, 22nd July at …