Community News

Treasury on third Quarter Provincial Budgets and Expenditure

Provincial Budgets: 2020/21 Financial Year Third Quarter Year to Date Provincial Budgets and Expenditure Report Overall Expenditure Trends – Third Quarter Year to Date: 2020/21 Financial Year A Special Adjustments Budget was tabled by the Minister of Finance in June 2020. Subsequently, provinces tabled their Special Adjusted Budgets in July 2020. The Special Adjustments Budget […]

Community Municipal News

Presidential Youth Employment Stimulus creates 300 000 jobs

News Desk The Department of Basic Education has successfully implemented the Presidential Youth Employment Stimulus which commenced in December 2020. Through the Programme, over 25 950 School Governing Body (SGB) funded posts in public and government subsidised independent schools were saved. These posts came under threat due to schools experiencing financial distress, as a result […]

Community Social

A cleaner, brighter Graskop for Easter

News Desk The town of Graskop is one of the tourism focal points in Thaba Chweu Local Municipality (TCLM). It is a gateway to world-renowned natural attractions such as God’s Window, Bourke’s Luck Potholes, Three Rondawels, majestic waterfalls, and picture-perfect landscapes. In preparing to receive visitors who will be flocking to the town during the […]


SAHPRA approves Ivermectin for controlled human use

SA Government Press Release The South African Health Products Regulatory Authority (SAHPRA) has given the green light for the controlled use of Ivermectin for humans. This comes after the authority earlier this month warned the public against the use of the drug, as it was not confirmed for COVID-19 infection management. At the time, SAHPRA […]