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  • PREMIER, SG MENE AGREE TO POSITION EC ECONOMY TO BENEFIT FROM AfCFTA
    Premier of the Eastern Cape Province, Lubabalo Oscar Mabuyane and the Secretary General of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA), Mr Wamkele Mene, agreed to work together to position the Eastern Cape economy to leverage trade, manufacturing, investment and tourism opportunities that will…
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    New house to a destitute family in Peelton
    MEC Pieters together with Deputy Minister Tshwete handed over a new house to a destitute family in Peelton. The 68-year-old Kholiswa Bukashe and 5 of her children are all living with blindness disability. The house was built through collaborative efforts with the private sector, Chippa Holdings don…
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    KAROO HIT BY BROWN LOCUST OUTBREAK
    THE Eastern Cape Department of Rural Development and Agrarian Reform continues to train farmers in the Sarah Baartman District on Brown Locust Management, after the area and the Chris Hani District was hit by Brown Locust Outbreak in October. 
    The outbreak affected about 127 Farms …
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    DRDAR SUPPORT BRINGS JOY TO RURAL FARMERS
    During a dialogue with stakeholders in Mbizana, the Eastern Cape Rural Development and Agrarian Reform MEC, Nomakhosazana Meth said her department was implementing a commodity-based corridor strategy aimed at ensuring each district of the province is supported according to their agriculture co…
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    Mabuyane warns of second COVID-19 wave
    THE PREMIER of the Eastern Cape province, Lubabalo Oscar Mabuyane, who recently contracted COVID-19, has urged the people of the province to be vigilant as the second wave of COVID-19 infections appear to be on the rise. 
    From the 08th November to date, 4,557 newly diagnosed cases …
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    Former SARFU President and Human Rights lawyer, Silas Nkanunu laid to rest
    The former President of South African Rugby Football Union (SARFU), Mr Silas Ntutuzelo Nkanunu was laid to rest at his traditional home, Willow Village in Mqanduli recently. The legendary Silas Nkanunu died on the 6th of November 2020. Due to his contribution and the role he played during the …
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    MEC warns of malnutrition danger!
    Eastern Cape MEC for Health, Sindiswa Gomba has sounded a warning to communities across the province that despite infections being on a downward trajectory, the dangers of the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic were far from over. With the provincial government now focused on anti-poverty a…
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    Speeding Housing Delivery!
    Eastern Cape MEC for Human Settlements Nonkqubela Pieters has outlined the provincial plan to unlock bottlenecks that are impediments to urgent relief for designated vulnerable groups. This as the provincial government focuses on poverty alleviation and food security in the province.
    Piet…
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    Government opens new stadium in Emalahleni!
    In an effort to invest in sports development and provision of adequate sport facilities in rural communities; the Eastern Cape government has handed over a newly built multi – purpose sports stadium at Cacadu in Emalahleni Local Municipality recently.
    Cacadu Stadium boosts a variety of sp…
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    Eastern Cape Fighting Poverty!
    Eastern Cape MEC for Social Development, Siphokazi Mani-Lusithi, has recently announced the provincial government’s programmes aimed at eradicating poverty to 7.7% by 2030 in pursuit of the goals of the Provincial Development Plan. In pursuit of Section 27 of the Constitution, which grants eve…
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    Mdantsane Six-year old Inathi Abukwe Mhlahlo laid to rest!
    Eastern Cape Premier, Lubabalo Oscar Mabuyane paid tribute to the late six-year-old Inathi Mhlahlo, who’s half-naked body was found in bushes near her home, Mdantsane N.U 8.
    Inathi left her home mid-day, on 26 October to buy sweets in a nearby shop as usual, but this day didn’t return hom…
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    Eastern Cape Premier Mabuyane hands over Oliver Reginald Tambo Technical High School to M
    The community members and learners at Kantolo Location in Mbizana, were thrilled as Eastern Cape Premier Lubabalo Oscar Mabuyane, joined by Communications & Digital Technologies Minister Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams and Sport, Arts & Culture Minister Nathi Mthethwa handed over a R 40 million wor…
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    Premier Mabuyane hands over infrastructure projects
    Eastern Cape Premier Oscar Mabuyane joined the municipality of Emalahleni in the Chris Hani District Municipality, as they handed over completed infrastructure projects in the area recently.
    The infrastructure projects handed over by premier Mabuyane include; a newly constructed Fini Bai…
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    Premier Oscar Mabuyane enforces Youth and Vulnerable Groups Empowerment!
    Eastern Cape Premier Lubabalo Oscar Mabuyane has embarked on a two-day visit to the Joe Gqabi District Municipality, to handover resources for development to local communities of municipalities in the Joe Gqabi district with a special focus on women, the elderly and the youth recently.

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    Explore your legendary Province,with beautiful landscape!
    After months of leading the province's fight against COVID-19, Eastern Cape Premier, Lubabalo Oscar Mabuyane took a leap of faith when he jumped off one of the highest world famous bungee-jumping bridges - the Bloukrans in Tsitsikamma - after joining Tourism Minister, Mmamoloko Kubayi-Ngubane …
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