WoF launches summer fire season

2013-12-02 19:03

Working on Fire in partnership with the Western Cape provincial government has launched the Western Cape fire season.

Cape Town councillor refuses to quit

2013-04-03 22:01

Cape Town councillor Thobile Gqola has refused to quit after the city council voted for his removal.

MEC wants to scrap mayoral committees

2013-03-14 12:22

Western Cape local government MEC Anton Bredell is considering scrapping mayoral committees at smaller municipalities as it has "simply become too expensive".

CapeNature to protect estuaries

2012-03-29 09:09

CapeNature will set aside R24.5m of its budget to help protect estuaries and improve the functioning of catchment areas.

CapeNature extends species range

2010-09-07 21:32

CapeNature has announced that it has authorised the extension of the range for certain species of wildlife in the Western Cape.

Poor community in hot water

2010-06-03 11:00

Over 1 000 solar water geysers have been installed in Darling, bringing hot water to an impoverished community.

Zille orders probe into email

2010-04-07 22:59

Western Cape Premier Helen Zille has ordered an independent investigation of a document purporting to be an email in which a senior provincial employee uses racist terms.


Speaker slams MEC's claims

2013-06-18 13:17

Reports about Western Cape Local Government MEC Anton Bredell's concern over Oudtshoorn municipality's financial position are unfounded, the municipality says.

CapeNature gets half W Cape budget

2013-03-26 10:40

Western Cape conservation agency CapeNature will get just over half the province's annual environmental affairs and developmental planning budget.

W Cape DA to vote in leaders

2012-10-13 10:23

Hundreds of blue-shirt clad Democratic Alliance leaders have gathered in Cape Town ahead of voting in a new set of provincial party leaders.

Complaint lodged over hunting permits

2011-09-05 18:01

A complaint has been lodged with the public protector's office against the Western Cape government over changes made to the provincial hunting regulations.

DA stealing power, claims ANC

2010-07-15 11:27

The ANC has accused the DA of an "underhand power grab" by putting the ANC-controlled Overberg district municipality under administration.

Racist email is fake - DA

2010-04-20 11:48

A forensic investigation into the alleged racist email sent by the DA's Petrus du Plessis has found that it is a fake, says DA leader Helen Zille.

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