Minister Pandor undertakes a working visit to Burundi

International Relations and Cooperation Minister, Dr Naledi Pandor, has undertaken a working visit to Burundi to co-chair an inaugural Burundi-South Africa Joint Commission for Cooperation (JCC). “The JCC will provide a platform for South African institutions to explore further cooperation with Burundi in existing and new areas,” the Department of International Relations and Cooperation said […]


Cele launches 2022 safer festive operations

Police Minister Bheki Cele has launched the 2022 safer festive operations under the theme “more boots on the ground towards enhanced police visibility.” He launched the campaign in Thohoyandou, Limpopo, on Thursday. The national launch serves as a precursor to the provincial launches, ushering in a season of heightened visibility countrywide; coupled with intensified, integrated […]


Presidency on President’s programme for the upcoming week, 7 to 13 Nov

Presidential Spokesperson media briefing statement and programme update – President’s programme for the upcoming week Presidential Climate Change Commission Today, Friday, 4 November 2022, President Cyril Ramaphosa will address the presidential climate commission on the just energy transition investment plan. The President, as the chair of the commission will provide the meeting with government’s priority […]

Human Rights

North West Legislature on investigations of irregular and improper appointment

North West Legislature Cooperative Governance Committee Resolves to Engage Law Enforcement Agencies on Appointment of Social Development HOD The North West Provincial Legislature’s Portfolio Committee on Premier, Finance, Corporative Governance, Human Settlements and Traditional Affair chaired by Hon. Aaron Motswana has resolved to engage the Special Investigations Unit and other law enforcement agencies to investigate […]


Treasury on World Bank financing South Africa

World Bank approves $497 million in financing to lower South Africa’s greenhouse gas emissions and support a just transition The decommissioning and repurposing of the Komati coal-fired plant is a demonstration project that can serve as a reference on how to transition fossil-fuel assets for future projects in South Africa and around the world. The […]


Special Investigating Unit welcomes preservation of 12 properties linked National Lotteries Commission investigations

The Special Investigating Unit (SIU) welcomes a preservation order from the High Court of South Africa, Gauteng Division, Pretoria to freeze nine luxury properties in Pretoria, Centurion, Hartbeespoort and Johannesburg, a BMW 420i and two ocean basket franchises in the East Rand with the combined value of approximately R25 million. SIU investigations in the affairs […]