|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.
|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…... Read More
|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 …... Read More
|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…... Read More
|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.
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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…... Read More
|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…... Read More
|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…... Read More
|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…... Read More
|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 …... Read More