YouTube Begins Purging Alternative Media as the Deep State Marches Toward WW3

Original article on activistpost.com | 23 November 2017 | by Matt Agorist If you get your news from mostly far left sources, chances are you’ve heard YouTube and Google are censoring or blacklisting left and progressive sites and content. Conversely, if you get your news from far right sources, chances are you’ve heard YouTube and Google […]

Government continues to support disadvantaged students

27 July 2017 Government continues with its efforts to ensure that students from disadvantaged backgrounds have access to Post-School Education and Training (PSET). Official spending figures from the Department of Higher Education and Training show that total amounts via National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS), in support of students at universities and colleges from poor […]

Ramaphosa urges private sector to support youth empowerment

Original article on sabc.co.za | 27 March 2017 | by Tshepo Ikaneng Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has urged the private sector to support government initiatives to transform post-school education and training.  He was speaking at the National Skills Conference in Irene, Pretoria. Among the conference objectives are the strengthening of the skills development system to enhance […]

Human Rights Day

Original article on gov.za | 21 March 2016 Human Rights Day is a national day that is commemorated annually on 21 March to remind South Africans about the sacrifices that accompanied the struggle for the attainment of democracy in South Africa. President Jacob Zuma will address this year’s Human Rights Day celebrations at the Sharpeville […]

Government digs deep to push township SMMEs to success

Original article on sanews.gov.za | 2 March 2017 The National Planning Commission is set to host various dialogue sessions with Small, Medium and Micro Enterprises (SMMEs) throughout the country from March until May. The commission on Tuesday said the dialogue sessions are part of its information gathering on the “Limited Success of Entrepreneurial Activity by […]

South Africa: Additional R5 Billion to Fund Higher Education

Original article on allafrica.com |23 February 2017 Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan says a provision of R5 billion has been set aside to fund the higher education and training sector in 2019/20. The Minister said this when he tabled the 2017 Budget Speech in the National Assembly on Wednesday. “… In addition to the increases of […]

Government admits data costs must fall

Original article on itweb.co.za | February 2017 | by  y Simnikiwe Mzekandaba Public outcry on the high cost to communicate in SA is one of the issues government is looking to address in 2017, although it has yet to outline how this will be achieved. Last year, South Africans, especially the youth, ignited a furore on […]

5 things small businesses must watch out for during SONA 2017

Original article on businesstech.co.za | 7 February 2017 President Jacob Zuma will present the State of the Nation Address (SONA) on 9 February 2017. Anton van Heerden, MD and executive VP, Africa & Middle East at Sage notes that the president and his cabinet have their work cut out as they focus on reigniting growth […]

South Africa: Take Advantage of Business Opportunities

Original article on allafrica.com | 19 January 2017  Transport Minister Dipuo Peters has encouraged South Africans to register their companies in different databases within all spheres of government in order to take advantage of the many business opportunities. “We made a commitment of procuring 75% of government goods and services from South African producers,” Minister Peters […]