Work to renovate the Orkney hotel school, which will be used to train and develop the youth, has begun said the North West Department of Tourism.
The Season One of The Mentorship Challenge which debuted on CNBC Africa in 2017 has won multiple awards during the year for its impactful marketing – the latest being at the prestigious 2018 Assegai Awards where it scooped gold in the Best Social Media category and silver for the Online Campaigns category. It also bagged the silver at the 2018 Prism Awards in the Sponsorship category earlier this year.
Small Business Development Minister Lindiwe Zulu has urged young people to recommit themselves to the historic task of being agents of change and lead the reconstruction as well as the development of the country.
The Department of Telecommunications and Postal Services plans to facilitate the establishment of 96 Internet Service Providers over a period of three years.
The KwaZulu-Natal provincial government will use 2018 to focus on creating jobs for youth, women and people with disabilities.
The Department of Public Works (DPW) has awarded 30 bursaries worth R3.9 million to deserving learners of the Matric class of 2017.
Boredom for Gauteng youth won't be a thing these holidays - thanks to the provincial Department of Sport, Arts, Culture and Recreation, who have rolled out a school holiday programme to run until January.
President Jacob Zuma says the Expanded Public Works Programme (EPWP) is the most effective poverty alleviation programme run by government.