Internal Affairs

South Africa: Traditional leaders urged to use culture to boost tourism

South Africa Deputy President David Mabuza has encouraged traditional leaders to use their rich culture and heritage to boost tourism. “It is essential that during Tourism Month, we promote our cultural history, encourage visitors to visit heritage sites and cultural artefacts, and attend to events and activities that narrate our folklore and represent our past, […]

Production

South Africa: Laws cover all workers irrespective of race, origin; not xenophobic, says labour deputy minister

Department of Employment and Labour Deputy Minister, Boitumelo Moloi, says the main objective of the National Labour Migration Policy (NLMP) will be to ensure that labour migration to and from South Africa is undertaken in the interests of both migrant workers and the South African economy and society. While addressing South Africa’s Dialogue on Labour […]

Human Rights

Africa has world’s highest suicide rates – WHO

The World Health Organization says Africa has the highest rate of people dying by suicide in the world. In a statement, the agency said Africa is home to six of the 10 countries with the highest suicide rates globally. The continent is said to have one psychiatrist for every 500,000 inhabitants – 100 times less […]

General

Anti-Gang Unit confiscates firearms in Spandau Village , Eerste Rivier

CAPE TOWN – Police members of the Anti-Gang Unit had their sights set on illegal activities in Sabie Street in Spandau Village, Eerste Rivier on Friday, 07 October 2022. Their commitment to rid the community of unlicensed firearms and ammunition was rewarded when they arrested and detained two suspects in possession of unlicensed firearms and […]