Water and Sanitation Portfolio Committee Persuaded of ‘Calm Waters’ At Rand Water

[Parliament of South Africa] Parliament, Thursday 24 November 2016 – The Portfolio Committee on Water and Sanitation has been furnished with information and is persuaded that there are no tender irregularities at Rand Water in relation to work done by …

[Parliament of South Africa] Parliament, Thursday 24 November 2016 - The Portfolio Committee on Water and Sanitation has been furnished with information and is persuaded that there are no tender irregularities at Rand Water in relation to work done by Fast Move Electrical. Following a worrying newspaper article that appeared in one of the leading weekend newspapers titled "Troubled Waters", the Committee saw it prudent to summon the board and senior management of the entity to appear before the Committee to explain the allegations mad

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Wining the Quest for Books

[Ethiopian Herald] In my view, reading is obviously one of the basic things a child begins to do in the early stages of formal education, within the school building. Some children also learn to read from the parents even before they start schooling. It…

[Ethiopian Herald] In my view, reading is obviously one of the basic things a child begins to do in the early stages of formal education, within the school building. Some children also learn to read from the parents even before they start schooling. It is through reading that children broaden their understanding of life. Reading culture can best be explained as a learned practice of seeking knowledge, information or entertainment through the written word. Such practice can be acquired by reading books, journals, magazines, n

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Institute Striving to Improve Hides, Skin Quality

[Ethiopian Herald] The Leather Industry Development Institute said it would give due attention to improve the quality of leather products and the performance of the sector through utilizing advanced technology. The institute is tanning hides and skin a…

[Ethiopian Herald] The Leather Industry Development Institute said it would give due attention to improve the quality of leather products and the performance of the sector through utilizing advanced technology. The institute is tanning hides and skin applying Chromium Sulphate, Indian technology, to increase quality.

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Hawks Arrests Chinese National for Rhino Horn Dealing

[SA Govt] Hawks’ Serious Organised Crime members at the OR Tambo International Airport have on Wednesday afternoon arrested a Chinese national for dealing in rhino horn worth an estimated value of R6.6 million. A routine search was conducted and police…

[SA Govt] Hawks' Serious Organised Crime members at the OR Tambo International Airport have on Wednesday afternoon arrested a Chinese national for dealing in rhino horn worth an estimated value of R6.6 million. A routine search was conducted and police recovered eighteen rhino horns weighing about 43kg concealed in his travelling bags.

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Public Service Portfolio Committee Nominates Individuals for PSC

[Parliament of South Africa] Parliament, Thursday 24 November 2016 – The Portfolio Committee on Public Service and Administration/Planning, Performance Monitoring and Evaluation has unanimously resolved to recommend to the National Assembly to adopt th…

[Parliament of South Africa] Parliament, Thursday 24 November 2016 - The Portfolio Committee on Public Service and Administration/Planning, Performance Monitoring and Evaluation has unanimously resolved to recommend to the National Assembly to adopt three names to fill vacancies in the Public Service Commission (PSC).

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ICT Equipment to Improve Lives of Mpumalanga Youth

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -In a move to modernise rural communities, Communications Minister Faith Muthambi will hand over information communication technology (ICT) equipment to the youth of Kwaggafontein.

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -In a move to modernise rural communities, Communications Minister Faith Muthambi will hand over information communication technology (ICT) equipment to the youth of Kwaggafontein.

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Sexual Offenders Sentences Welcomed

[SAPS] Potchefstroom -The North West provincial management welcomed sentences handed to five sexual offenders on various cases by Klerksdorp Regional Court between Tuesday, 22 and Wednesday, 23 November 2016.

[SAPS] Potchefstroom -The North West provincial management welcomed sentences handed to five sexual offenders on various cases by Klerksdorp Regional Court between Tuesday, 22 and Wednesday, 23 November 2016.

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IFP Calls for Urgent Intervention in Workers Strike At KZN State Mortuary

[IFP] The Inkatha Freedom Party calls on the KZN MEC of Health, Dr Sbongiseni Dhlomo to urgently intervene in the workers strike at the KZN Provincial mortuary in Gale Street, Durban.

[IFP] The Inkatha Freedom Party calls on the KZN MEC of Health, Dr Sbongiseni Dhlomo to urgently intervene in the workers strike at the KZN Provincial mortuary in Gale Street, Durban.

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Statistics South Africa On Financial Statistics of Consolidated General Government, 2014-15

[SA Govt] The Financial statistics of consolidated general government, 2014/2015 report released by Statistics South Africa today shows that South Africa’s consolidated general government had a total income of R1,2 trillion from operating activities in…

[SA Govt] The Financial statistics of consolidated general government, 2014/2015 report released by Statistics South Africa today shows that South Africa's consolidated general government had a total income of R1,2 trillion from operating activities in the fiscal year ended 31 March 2015.

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