Motshekga publishes latest grade return dates as Kenya declares 2020 school year ‘lost’

Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga has published new directions on school reopening dates for the remaining grades. In a gazette notice on Tuesday, Motshekga indicated that the next date in … Read More

De Lille confirms ‘criminal elements’ have damaged newly installed R37m border fence

Public Works and Infrastructure Minister Patricia de Lille has confirmed that “criminal elements” have damaged part of a newly installed/repaired South Africa-Zimbabwe border fence. An image of the damaged fence … Read More

COVID-19: Ramaphosa comes to WHO’s defence after Trump threatens to cut funding

President Cyril Ramaphosa has come to the defence of the World Health Organisation (WHO) and its Director-General, Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, amid US criticism of its handling of the COVID-19 … Read More

COVID-19: Govt invokes emergency procurement to repair border fences with Zimbabwe

The government has invoked emergency procurement procedures to install and repair border fences east and west of South Africa’s Beitbridge border post with Zimbabwe. Patricia de Lille, the Minister of … Read More