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President Zuma has written to NDPP Mxolisi Nxasana of his intention to suspend him
1 Aug 2014 - President Jacob Zuma has, in terms of section 12(6)(a) of the National Prosecuting Authority Act, (Act 32 of 1998), written to the National Director of Public Prosecutions (NDPP), Mr Mxolisi Nxasana, informing him that details of the Inquiry into his fitness to hold office are being finalised.
Parliament condemns violent protests at Universities
1 Aug 2014 - The Portfolio Committee on Higher Education and Training would like to condemn the violent protests by angry students around the country with the strongest possible terms.
Trade and Industry on delays in issuing of liquor licenses
1 Aug 2014 - In response to the North Gauteng High Court Judgement that there are unacceptable delays by the Department of Trade and Industry’s (dti) National Liquor Authority in granting liquor licenses, the Minister of Trade and Industry, Dr Rob Davies, and the Director-General, Mr Lionel October, unreservedly accept the Judgement and are apologising to the public. .
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Commencement of the Employment Equity Amendment Act - 25 Jul 2014
Legal Aid Bill - 21 Jul 2014
Transfer of administration and powers and function entrusted by legislation to certain Cabinet members - 15 Jul 2014
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KwaZulu-Natal pupils represent South Africa at a GLOBE Learning Expedition 2014 in India
30 Jul 2014 - Sixteen learners from two schools in KwaZulu-Natal (KZN) will represent South Africa at a worldwide learners' conference from 4 to 8 August 2014 in New Delhi, India, after successfully developing research projects on saving the environment.
Billions set aside for infrastructure development, 29 Jul 2014
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Minister Lindiwe Sisulu launches Women's Build during Women's Month

Minister Naledi Pandor launches National Science Week

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Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa - phone in programme

Women's Month 1 - 31 August
Mandela Month 2014

South Africa commemorates Women’s Month in August as a tribute to the more than 20 000 women who marched to the Union Buildings on 9 August 1956 in protest against the extension of Pass Laws to women.

National Science Week 2 - 9 Aug
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South Africa: A better place to live

Access to water infrastructure at Reconstruction and Development Programme (RDP) standards or higher stood at 95% in the 2010/11 period compared to just over 60% in 1994... Read more
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