Daily Archives: May 4, 2016

Minister of Communications observe World Press Freedom Day

On this year’s World Press Day, Minister of Communications, Faith Muthambi would like to congratulate all South African journalists, editors and publishers for the important role they continue to play in achieving the growth and development aspirations…

South Africa: Cooperative Governance On Electoral Commission Credibility

The credibility of the IEC is intact and unquestionableThe Constitution of the Republic of South Africa Act, 1996 (Act 108 of 1996) is the supreme law of the country. In terms of Section 181 of the Constitution, the Electoral Commission is one of the i…

BOARD BEGINS INQUIRY TUESDAY INTO SOUTH AFRICAN POLICE CHIEF’S FITNESS TO HOLD OFFICE

A board of inquiry will begin hearings here Tuesday to determine whether suspended South African National Police Commissioner, General Riah Phiyega, is fit to hold office. The Board of Inquiry, chaired by retired Judge Cornelius Claassen, was establish…

SOUTH AFRICAN TRANSPORT MINISTER URGES CAUTION ON ROADS AS 30 DIE DURING WEEKEND

South African Transport Minister Dipuo Peters and the Road Traffic Management Corporation (RTMC) have urged all motorists to heed traffic rules after more than 30 people died on the roads during the long weekend.Peters said Monday that the RMTC was inv…