Work is afoot on reconfiguring the South African electricity sector by addressing challenges faced by Eskom, with the board of the first subsidiary of the power utility to be appointed by mid-2019, Treasury said on Wednesday.
Western Cape Premier Helen Zille says drought recovery has started with provincial agriculture and agri-processing sectors adding a combined 35 000 jobs between the 3rd and 4th quarter of 2018.
Higher Education Minister Naledi Pandor says contrary to misleading reports, her meeting with the South African Union of Students (SAUS) was fruitful and that there are engagements to find solutions to challenges that are faced by students.
Finance Minister is expected to clarify all aspects of financing free higher education during the Budget Speech next week.
During his State of the Nation address on Thursday evening, President Jacob Zuma commented on the property market saying that, “This sector in our country is valued at approximately R7 trillion, with the subsidised sector being valued at R1.5 trillion”.
President Jacob Zuma will this evening deliver the State of the Nation Address (SONA) to a Joint Sitting of Parliament.
President Jacob Zuma will today officially launch the new generation Toyota Hilux and Fortuner in Prospecton, Durban.