Daily Archives: November 22, 2018

Statement on the Cabinet meeting of 21 November 2018

Cabinet met on Wednesday, 21 November 2018 at Tuynhuys in Cape Town.A. Issues in the Environment1. Investment1.1. Cabinet welcomes the successful inaugural Africa Investment Forum held from 7 to 9 November 2018 at the Sandton Convention Centre in Gauteng. African governments and businesses, international financial…

Pupil arrested in Grade 1 learner murder

Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga has sent condolences to the family of a Grade 1 pupil who was stabbed to death at Dikeledi Makapan Primary School in the North West on Wednesday. The unnamed pupil was allegedly stabbed multiple times by a Grade 11 pupil…

Mboweni tables Carbon Tax Bill

Finance Minister Tito Mboweni on Wednesday tabled the Carbon Tax Bill in Parliament, giving effect to the announcements made in the 2017 and 2018 Budget statements. Tabling the bill, Mboweni stated that climate change poses the greatest threat facing humankind, and South Africa intends to…