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Minister Nkosinathi Nhleko appoints Adv Sam Vukelwa as Acting Director-General and expressed gratitude to outgoing Director-General Mr Mziwonke Dlabantu

Minister Nhleko thanks DG for sevices renderedThe Minister of Public Works, Mr Nkosinathi Nhleko has expressed gratitude to Mr Mziwonke Dlabantu, for the sterling work he has performed during his tenure as the Director-General (DG) of the Department of Public Works.Mr Dlabantu, who assumed the…

Government transfers funds to SAA

Government has approved the transfer of R3 billion to South African Airways (SAA) to allow the airline to meet its debt obligations to Citibank, National Treasury said on Friday.Government has approved the transfer of funds from the National Revenue Fund (NRF) to SAA to allow…

NYDA sustains clean audit outcomes

National Youth Development Agency (NYDA) Chairperson Sfiso Mtsweni says a plan to sustain clean audit outcomes and exceeding 100 percent performance of annual performance targets for the 2017/2018 financial year is already in motion.Mtsweni said this on Thursday during a NYDA media briefing that he…

Somali Teenagers Flee Al-Shabab Recruitment Campaign

Al-Shabab militants have launched what appears to be a forced recruitment campaign in Somalia's southwestern regions of Bay and Bakool, according to Somali officials.The group, which controls large parts of both regions, is pressuring leaders of local villages to make sure teenagers join its ranks,…

Small-scale fishing communities to be recognised

Government is working tirelessly to legally recognise small-scale fishing communities and ensure that their fishing tradition and related economic activities are legally recognised and fully supported.Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries Minister Senzeni Zokwana said he has noted the seriousness and importance of addressing this issue of…

Gauteng carnival to take over Tshwane streets

South Africans are in for a treat this weekend with over 25 000 participants showcasing Africa's creativeness through mesmerising floats, large 3D costumes, acrobats, enthralling dancers and an eclectic mix of music colourfully parading the streets of Tshwane.Gauteng MEC for Sport, Arts Culture and Recreation…