Daily Archives: August 19, 2016

HARSH WATER REALITIES LOOM IN SOUTH AFRICA’S GAUTENG PROVINCE

The South African Department of Water and Sanitation has urged the provincial and local authorities in Gauteng, the country’s smallest but most populous province, to start imposing water restrictions.The call comes as the country is facing one of the w…

South Africa: Parliament Shortlists Five Candidates for Public Protector Job

Five candidates make the further cut for Public Protector jobThe Ad Hoc Committee established to nominate a person to be appointed as the new Public Protector today made a further shortlist of five candidates, from the initial shortlist of 14 names.The…

South Africa: Chairperson Thandi Modise Attends Brics Women Parliamentarians’ Forum

NCOP Chairperson Hon. Thandi Modise to Attend BRICS Women Parliamentarians’ Forum in IndiaThe Chairperson of the National Council of Provinces (NCOP), Ms Thandi Modise, will attend a meeting of the BRICS Women Parliamentarians’ Forum on 20 and 21 Augus…