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President Zuma to host the 2017 Africa Day Celebration

Africa Day is celebrated annually on 25 May within the African continent to mark the formation of the Organisation of African Unity on 25 May 1963 and the African Union in 2002 as well as chart the progress made by the continent since then to advance democracy, peace, stability and socio-economic development

President Jacob Zuma will today, 25 May 2017, host the national 2017 Africa Day celebration at the Sefako Makgatho Presidential Guesthouse, in Pretoria. Africa Day is celebrated annually on 25 May within the African continent to mark the formation of the Organisation of African Unity on 25 May 1963 and…

Source: Republic of South Africa: The Presidency |

President Zuma to host the 2017 Africa Day Celebration

Africa Day is celebrated annually on 25 May within the African continent to mark the formation of the Organisation of African Unity on 25 May 1963 and the African Union in 2002 as well as chart the progress made by the continent since then to advance democracy, peace, stability and socio-economic development

President Jacob Zuma will on Thursday, 25 May 2017, host the national 2017 Africa Day celebration at the Sefako Makgatho Presidential Guesthouse, in Pretoria. Africa Day is celebrated annually on 25 May within the African continent to mark the formation of the Organisation of African Unity on 25 May 1963…

Source: Republic of South Africa: The Presidency |

President Zuma to open the Tourism INDABA 2017 in Durban

The South African Government has targeted tourism as one of the key sectors to stimulate inclusive economic growth and job creation

President Jacob Zuma will on Tuesday, 16 May 2017, officially open the Tourism INDABA 2017 at the Chief Albert Luthuli International Convention Centre in Durban. The INDABA is Africa’s top tourism trade show that brings together more than 7 000 delegates that represent the top tourism products in Africa, as…

Source: Republic of South Africa: The Presidency |

President Zuma concludes his State Visit to the United Republic of Tanzania

President Zuma has characterized the visit as a remarkable success as the two Heads of State discussed and agreed on a various issues of mutual concern

President Jacob Zuma has this morning returned from his successful State Visit to the United Republic of Tanzania where he had positive and fruitful talks with his Tanzanian counterpart, His Excellency John Pomba Magufuli in Dar Se Salaam. President Zuma has characterized the visit as a remarkable success as the…

Source: Republic of South Africa: The Presidency |

President Zuma lauds Team South Africa on positive WEF outcomes

The World Economic Forum on Africa meeting was attended by Heads of State and Government, global leaders from business, civil society as well as government

President Jacob Zuma has lauded Team South Africa on the success and positive outcomes achieved at the World Economic Forum on Africa held in Inkosi Albert Luthuli International Convention Centre in Durban on 03-05 May 2017.   The World Economic Forum on Africa meeting was attended by Heads of State…

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President Zuma welcomes delegates to the World Economic Forum on Africa in Durban

WEF on Africa will deliberate on important issues relating to the achievement of inclusive economic growth globally and with specific focus on Africa

President Jacob Zuma extends  a warm welcome to all delegates to the World Economic Forum on Africa which is scheduled to take place in Durban from 3-5 May. The delegates include Heads of State and Government from the African continent, global captains of industry and commerce and civil society leadership. They…

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President Zuma to Launch The Maluti-A-Phofung Special Economic Zone

The Maluti-A-Phofung Economic Zone is 1038-hectares land envisaged to accelerate economic growth and development in the region, as part of the Government’s programme of radical socio-economic change

President Jacob Zuma will on Tuesday, 25 April 2017, launch the Maluti-A-Phofung Special Economic Zone in Harrismith, in the Free State province.  The Maluti-A-Phofung Economic Zone is 1038-hectares land envisaged to accelerate economic growth and development in the region, as part of the Government’s programme of radical socio-economic change.  The…

Source: Republic of South Africa: The Presidency |

President Zuma to Launch the Maluti-A-Phofung Special Economic Zone (MAP-SEZ) in Tshiame, Harrismith

The launch of the 1038-hectare MAP-SEZ is another significant milestone in the implementation of the department’s Special Economic Zone Programme

The President of the Republic of South Africa, His Excellency, J.G Zuma will launch the Maluti-A-Phofung Special Economic Zone (MAP-SEZ) in Tshiame, Harrismith, in the Eastern Free State, on 25 April 2017. The President will be joined by the Minister of Trade and Industry, Hon. Dr Rob Davies and his…

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President Zuma to Address TACC Easter Service

President Jacob Zuma will on Sunday, 16 April 2017, address the Twelve Apostles' Church in Christ (TACC) Easter Service in Umgababa, South of Durban

President Jacob Zuma will on Sunday, 16 April 2017, address the  Twelve Apostles' Church in Christ (TACC) Easter Service in Umgababa, South of Durban. The details of the service are as follows: Date:    Sunday, 16 April 2017 Time:    09h00 Venue:  Umgababa Church Mission, Umgababa, Durban

Source: Republic of South Africa: The Presidency |

President Zuma to Visit the Westonaria Agri-Park

The Agri-Parks Programme has become the cornerstone of the government’s priority to revitalise agriculture and agro-processing value chain, which is also one of the priorities of the Nine-Point Plan

President Jacob Zuma will today, 11 April 2017, conduct a site visit to the Westonaria Agri-Park as part of revitalizing and transforming the agriculture and rural economy. The Agri-Parks Programme has become the cornerstone of the government’s priority to revitalise agriculture and agro-processing value chain, which is also one of…