Major leap for Africa at G20 summit
The G20 Leaders’ Summit, which concluded in Hamburg, Germany, on Saturday, has recorded positive outcomes for global development, with significant benefits for the African continent. The office of South African President Jacob Zuma on Sunday said critical developmental issues were tabled at the summit, which brought together leaders from... Read more
Interventions to reduce effects of technical recession
President Jacob Zuma says government will forge ahead and implement pro-growth intervention measures to reignite growth after South Africa’s economy recently slipped into a technical recession. He said this when responding to oral questions in the National Assembly on Thursday. Democratic Alliance (DA) leader Mmusi Maimane had asked an... Read more
President appoints members to the National Consumer Tribunal
President Jacob Zuma has appointed members to the National Consumer Tribunal, whose term of office will become effective from 1 July. “President Jacob Zuma has, in terms of section 26 (3) of the National Credit Act, 2005, appointed members to the National Consumer Tribunal (NCT) for a period of... Read more
Young township entrepreneur beats the odds
He was among the winners at the National Youth Awards and this past Friday, he was a special guest of President Jacob Zuma at the National Youth Day celebrations held in the North West province. Young entrepreneur Bulelani Balabala’s career looks bright. Despite dropping out of school after Grade... Read more
Education is your future – Zuma
SOUTH Africa’s youth who gathered in the North West province for this year’s Youth Month celebrations on Friday have supported the call by President Jacob Zuma to place education at the forefront of their lives. “No matter your age, colour or your background, education is a tool that we... Read more
THE SUNNY coastal province of KwaZulu-Natal will play host to the Tourism Indaba for the next five years. President Jacob Zuma made the announcement during the opening of the 2017 Tourism Indaba today at the Inkosi Albert Luthuli International Convention Centre. KwaZulu-Natal Premier Willies Mchunu welcomed the news on... Read more