State Of The Nation Address News

KZN budget looks to boost local economy through infrastructure

She said boosting infrastructure was one of the ways to address South Africa’s growth prospects and was in line with President Cyril Ramaphosa’s State Of The Nation Address.

IOL , South Africa Mar 7, 2019

KZN budget seeks to boost economy through infrastructure

She said boosting infrastructure was one of the ways to address South Africa’s growth prospects and was in line with President Cyril Ramaphosa’s State Of The Nation Address.

IOL , South Africa Mar 7, 2019

Confidence hits lowest since September

Picture: CHRIS RATCLIFFE, BLOOMBERG, 2012 BLOOMBERG FINANCE LP JOHANNESBURG –Power blackouts in February eclipsed the State Of The Nation Address (Sona) and the Budget Speech, with business sentiment having fallen to its lowest level in five months in February.

IOL , South Africa Mar 7, 2019

Saths Cooper ‘unaware’ of evidence showing Ramaphosa was a sellout

During the State Of The Nation Address debate in February, Congress of the People leader Mosiuoa Lekota accused President Ramaphosa of being a sellout.

EWN , South Africa Mar 6, 2019

Mabuza's Eskom comment points to need to 'reskill' ministers

It is therefore worrying that in Parliament this week, he demonstrated a paucity of information and understanding about the problems that beset the power utility – problems that occupied prominent space in both the State Of The Nation Address and the Budget Speech.

News 24 , South Africa Mar 3, 2019

Public sector: Work experience no longer a requirement for entry-level jobs

Removing work experience in public sector will address unemployment This comes after President Cyril Ramaphosa made a call during his State Of The Nation Address that experience will no longer be a prerequisite when applying for an entry-level job under the public employment programmes, in order to address the youth unemployment crisis.

The South African , South Africa Feb 28, 2019

Motsoaledi's 'captured MPs' comment undemocratic and unhealthy

In his closing remarks during the debate of the president's State Of The Nation Address, Minister Motsoaledi repeated a comment made in 2018 urging Members of Parliament (MPs) to not allows themselves to be captured by corporates when dealing with regulating consumption of certain products.

News 24 , South Africa Feb 28, 2019

Ramaphosa vows government will empower disabled citizens

File Picture: Tracey Adams/African News Agency(ANA) Port Elizabeth - President Cyril Ramaphosa has committed the government to empower people with disabilities at the end of the first meeting of the Presidential Working group on Disability on Tuesday, following his State Of The Nation Address on 7 February.

IOL , South Africa Feb 26, 2019

Special tribunal to recover SA stolen money

In his State Of The Nation Address earlier this month, he announced the creation of a special investigating team to deal with serious corruption and associated offences within the National Prosecution Authority.

The Star , Kenya Feb 25, 2019

Eskom unbundling won't cause job losses, privatisation, says ANC

In his State Of The Nation Address, President Ramaphosa announced plans to unbundle Eskom into three entities - generation, transmission and distribution.

EWN , South Africa Feb 24, 2019