Daily Archives: August 16, 2016

Graça Machel Trust announces new initiative to create a powerful movement of African women focused on advancing Africa’s future

Women Advancing Africa initiative launched at an intimate gathering of African women leaders hosted by Mrs. Graça Machel JOHANNESBURG, Aug. 15, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — The Graça Machel Trust (GMT) announced today that it will launch a pan-African initiative to ‘Multiply the Faces and Amplify the Voices’ of African women as a force for economic and […]

Government remembers Marikana

Government has joined the rest of the nation in remembering the Marikana tragedy, which occurred on 16 August 2012.”At this very difficult time, our thoughts and prayers are with the families and friends of all those who lost their lives,” the Departme…

The Presidency makes public the State, Official and Provincial Official Funeral Policy Manual

The Presidency has today, 16 August 2016, made public the State, Official and Provincial Funeral Policy Manual which determines and defines the categories as well as the manner and management of State-funded funerals in South Africa. The State, Officia…