Minister Grant to Award Masakh’isizwe Bursaries to New 2016 Recipients

Today, Minister of Transport and Public Works, Donald Grant, will be awarding bursaries to this year’s new recipients as part of the Department of Transport and Public Works’ Masakh’iSizwe bursary programme. The Masakh’iSizwe (Let’s Build the Nation) Centre of Excellence and Bursary Scheme was established by the department of Transport and Public Works in 2006, …

Realhelprealfast has arrived in Rustenburg

ER24 is proud to announce that it has opened a branch in the city. With an experienced regional manager, acting branch manager and highly qualified staff, clients can rest assured that they will be in good hands. The newly established ER24 Rustenburg branch promises quality pre-hospital care to patients. Marius Koekemoer, the ER24 Northern Regional …

WHO condemns attack on Jableh hospital in Syria

World Health Organization

WHO condemns the bombing of the the Jableh National Hospital hospital in Latakia province in Syria. Over 40 patients and accompanying family members were killed and 35 injured An emergency doctor and two nurses also died in the explosion while 11 other health workers have been wounded. Due to the damage, the hospital is currently …

Common Ground

Special Assignment

A Big Fish Production ‘Illegal’ mining is in the spotlight once again. This week’s episode of Special Assignment illuminates the issue with a revealing documentary that explores the underlying complexities of the unregulated side of gold mining, borne out of perpetual unemployment and a shrinking commercial mining industry. Common Ground investigates the intrinsic dynamics of …

South African Doubles Team Capture Gold At World Tennis Champs

Tennis

Umag, Croatia – Two of South Africa’s top Young Senior tennis players Lettica Venter and Bruce Young proved that one gets better with age when they won the coveted 45+ Tennis World Championships mixed doubles title in Croatia this past week. They went one better in this World Championships having reached the final of the …

SACP’s utterances disturbing and malice

Hawks

Pretoria – The office of the National Head of the Directorate for Priority Crime Investigation (DPCI) has read with shock and disappointment the malicious accusations contained in a statement issued by the South African Communist Party (SACP) labelled against the Lieutenant General Mthandazo Ntlemeza. The SACP alleged in a statement that the Lieutenant General Ntlemeza …