SA didn't grant Grace Mugabe immunity, only recognised it, court told

SA didn't grant Grace Mugabe immunity, only recognised it, court told: PRETORIA - The South African government did not grant diplomatic immunity to Zimbabwe's former first lady Grace Mugabe, but only recognised it after the 2017 assault charge, a lawyer representing the foreign ministry told the Pretoria High Court on Thursday. Advocate Hilton Epstein SC argued that it .... Google Alert - Pretoria Online learning, old school: PRETORIA, South Africa — This isn't Wakanda, … [Read more...]

Motshekga must fast track scholar transport grant – learners

Motshekga must fast track scholar transport grant - learners: Pupils from KwaZulu-Natal and Gauteng have protested outside the Department of Education's head office in Pretoria against the lack of proper transport for students.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria Pilot killed in plane crash near Pretoria: A light aircraft pilot has been killed when his plane crashed on a plot near Boschkop Road in the Tierpoort area, south-east of Pretoria.. Articles relating to Places | … [Read more...]

Sassa denied leave to appeal ruling on social grant deductions

Sassa denied leave to appeal ruling on social grant deductions: The court ruled against the order by Sassa and the social development dept to stop Net1 from allowing deductions from accounts of grant beneficiaries.. IOL section Feed for Gauteng Zuma pays tribute to Lord Joel Joffe: The Presidency, in a statement, said President Jacob Zuma was saddened to learn of the passing of one of South Africa's most respected legal minds.. IOL section Feed for Gauteng Chamber meets ANC over … [Read more...]

Social grant recipients fret over Sassa debacle

A woman helped Patrick Masuteng push his wheelchair from Pretoria’s Princess Park all the way to the Department of Social Development offices, so he could take part in a protest against the social grants debacle. Full Article here: Articles relating to Places | pretoria … [Read more...]

Sassa’s 3 phase plan to take over grant payments

Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini has said Sassa has a plan in place to take over the distribution of social grants to 17 million beneficiaries. Full Article here: Articles relating to Places | pretoria … [Read more...]

Grant recipients drop out before final exam

More than 10 000 matriculants who receive social grants dropped out of school before writing their final exams last year. Full Article here: NOMASWAZI NKOSI IOL section Feed for Gauteng … [Read more...]

Soaring costs eat into grant for children

Soaring food prices and mounting socio-economic challenges are wiping out many of the grant system’s gains, according to the SAMRC. Full Article here: News Gauteng Category RSS … [Read more...]

Pretoria residents demand mining grant to be revoked

A MyPTA.co.za selected video for you: [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uRWCjSSe_EY&fs=1&rel=0] For more on this and other stories please visit http://www.enca.com/ Pretoria -- Some Pretoria residents are demanding that the decision to grant a permit for mining exploration in Doornpoort be revoked. They claim the process was flawed. The Mineral Resources Department has given Gemsbok Platinum; a subsidiary of JSE listed Sable Platinum prospecting rights. This … [Read more...]