Date: 8 February 2018
In one of the first events in the year-long celebration of the centenary of Nelson Mandela’s birth, a rose named after him was launched in Johannesburg on Thursday 8 February.
Closing Date for nominations: 31 August 2018 - National Orders are the highest form of recognition that South Africa bestows on deserving citizens. The President of the Republic as the Grand Patron of the National Orders, awards these orders, which are inclusive and represent all South Africans.
Johannesburg – Friday, 16 February 2018 – The South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) is pleased to announce that SABC Sport will broadcast the 2018 Super Rugby Season for inbound and outbound live matches on SABC Radio Stations.
South Africa is not immune to this global trend. According to the South African June 2014 labour force survey, 36.1 percent of young people between the ages of 15 and 35 are unemployed, which is almost double the 15.6 percent of adults aged between 35 and 64 who are unemployed.
The Department of Basic Education will on Saturday 17 February 2018 through the 18th National Teaching Awards honor the selfless contributions of the nations most dedicated teachers.
President Cyril Ramaphosa delivers his maiden State of the Nation Address in the National Assembly, a speech that is expected to focus on pulling the nation together.