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Planned water supply interruption in Hammanskraal

Planned water supply interruption in Hammanskraal

Residents of Hammanskraal, who receive their water supply from the Babelegi Reservoir, are informed about a planned seven-day water supply interruption due to sealing repairs to be carried-out on the leaking reservoir structure. The shutdown…

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Nelson Mandela Bay needs R6m for water crisis

Nelson Mandela Bay needs R6m for water crisis

  Government will have to spend about R6 million on water tanks and trucks for emergency relief of the current water challenges in Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality. “Rand Water estimated that it would cost government…

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Department seeks Cabinet approval on  water services

Department seeks Cabinet approval on water services

Human Settlements, Water and Sanitation Minister, Lindiwe Sisulu, has directed the department to prepare a Cabinet Memo seeking permission and approval for the department to intervene and assist the Emfuleni Local Municipality to manage water…

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Cabinet Lekgotla to focus on economic growth, SOEs

Cabinet Lekgotla to focus on economic growth, SOEs

This was highlighted by Minister in the Presidency Jackson Mthembu while addressing the media on the framework of this week’s Cabinet Lekgotla at the Presidential Guest House in Pretoria. “After the elections in 2019, the…

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Eskom likely to implement load shedding on Thursday night

Eskom likely to implement load shedding on Thursday night

With the power system under duress this morning, Eskom may implement load shedding this evening, it said on Thursday. “While we have adequate emergency reserves to supplement capacity during the day, we may need to…

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SA to launch its new APRM

SA to launch its new APRM

South Africa will on Saturday begin the process of establishing its new National Governing Council of the African Peer Review Mechanism (APRM). Public Service and Administration Minister Senzo Mchunu, in his capacity as the APRM…

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Didiza welcomes arrest of suspect in foot and mouth case

Didiza welcomes arrest of suspect in foot and mouth case

Agriculture, Land Reform and Rural Development Minister, Thoko Didiza, has welcomed the arrest of an alleged auctioneer who deliberately spread the Foot and Mouth Disease (FMD) in Limpopo. “The outbreak of Foot and Mouth Disease…

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President Ramaphosa urges world leaders to unite

President Ramaphosa urges world leaders to unite

President Cyril Ramaphosa has urged governments around the world to put their differences aside and work together to achieve world peace and prosperity. The President made the remarks while addressing nine Ambassadors and High Commissioners as…

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Policeman rewarded for bravery

Policeman rewarded for bravery

A Port Elizabeth-based South African Police Service (SAPS) flying squad member has been rewarded with a National Excellence Award by Police Minister Bheki Cele for his crime-fighting efforts. Warrant Officer Severiano Blundin’s commitment was recognised…

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Condolences for crew members of light aircraft

Condolences for crew members of light aircraft

Transport Minister Fikile Mbalula has expressed sadness over the passing of three South African Civil Aviation Authority (SACAA) employees, who died in a plane crash. “My sincere condolences to the families and friends of the…

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