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Deputy Minister Tandi Mahambehlala congratulates newly elected Community Radio Forum

30 May 2017

Deputy Minister of Communications, Ms Tandi Mahambehlala, has congratulated the newly elected leadership of South Africa’s community radio sector which was voted into office at a national conference of the National Radio Community Forum held on the 27th and 28th of May 2017 at the Mmabatho Convention Centre.

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Ministers urge young people to be agents of positive social and economic transformation in Africa

25 May 2017

Africa is blessed with a young population that has the potential to be a catalyst for positive change as well as social and economic transformation on the continent, said Communications Minister, Ayanda Dlodlo during an address to students at the False Bay TVET College in Khayelitsha, Cape Town earlier today.

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South African Government at work - National Imbizo Focus Week

24 April 2017
The call by the National Development Plan for an active citizenry to realise Vision 2030 was recently given a boost through the sixth (6th) National Imbizo Focus Week, which commenced from Monday, 17 April and closed on Sunday, 23 April 2017 under the theme “Together we move South Africa forward: Our future – make it work”.
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Government welcomes the 2017 FDI Index ranking

20 April 2017

Government welcomes the A.T. Kearney’s 2017 Foreign Direct Investment Confidence report, which indicates that South Africa is the 25th most attractive destination for foreign direct investment global, the first from the African Continent.

Improvements in short-term economic prospects and the long-term investment in the country’s manufacturing have been cited as some of the key drivers of South Africa’s improved rating on the Index.  

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Government's National Imbizo Focus Week is currently underway countrywide

20 April 2017

The sixth National Imbizo Focus Week which kick started on Monday, 17 April 2017 under the theme “Together we move South Africa forward: Our future – make it work” is currently underway until the 23rd   April 2017.  This government initiative seeks to promote public participation and ensures that voices and perspectives of communities are heard.

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Government embarks on the sixth National Imbizo Focus Week Programme

18 April 2017

Imbizo Week schedule

Government will embark on the 6th National Imbizo Focus Week of the current Administration from 17 to 23 April 2017. President Jacob Zuma has declared 2017 as the year of Oliver Reginald Tambo. This year marks the centenary of the late President and national Chairperson of the ANC, an international icon and hero of the South African liberation struggle.

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