Intra-African Trade Remains A Priority – 14 September 2018

Intra-African trade remains as a priority for the South African government, Director General of the Department of Trade and Industry (dti), Lionel October, said on Thursday. “The priority for this government in the medium-term is to promote intra-African trade and broaden integration across existing regional communities within a development integration framework. “As a result, South…

Comprehensive Land Reform Necessary For Country To Move Forward – 07 September 2018

Deputy President David Mabuza says a comprehensive land reform programme to address past injustices is necessary for the country to move forward.   The Deputy President said this when he fielded questions in the National Council of Provinces on Thursday.   The debate over land expropriation without compensation continues to take centre stage, with British…

Minister To Launch Heritage Month – 03 September 2018

Arts and Culture Minister Nathi Mthethwa will officially launch Heritage Month at the Nelson Mandela Capture Site, in Howick, KwaZulu-Natal.   September marks the annual Heritage Month in South Africa. Heritage Month recognises aspects of South African culture which are both tangible and intangible: creative expression such as music and performances, historical inheritance, language, the…