Northern Cape authors and poets will once again converge in different platforms to share their writing skills and expertise during the 7th Northern Cape Writers Festival. The 2016 festival will be held in all five districts of the province from Friday, 19 February 2016. It will be celebrated under a theme “Celebrating Democracy” with the first event to be held at Hartswater in Phokwane Municipal area on Friday and Saturday 19 and 20 February 2016.
Address by the Acting Premier of the Northern Cape, Mr. Norman Shushu at the official opening of the Provincial House of Traditional Leaders
The Chairperson of the Provincial House of Traditional Leaders, Kgosi PS Bareki Honourable Speaker and Deputy Speaker of the Provincial Legislature Honourable Members of the Executive Council Honourable Members of the Provincial Legislature Esteemed Members of the Provincial House of Traditional Leaders Distinguished Guests, Ladies and Gentlemen
Department geared-up to launch the Provincial Crime Prevention Strategy.
The MEC for Transport, Safety and Liaison, Honourable Mac Jack will be launching the Northern Cape Provincial Crime Prevention Strategy on the 12th September 2013 in Batlharos, John Taolo Gaetsewe region.
Northern Cape To Host National Heritage Day On The 24 September 2016 In Kimbereley @ The Galeshewe Stadium
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The National Heritage Day will be hosted in the Northern Cape under the theme “Celebrating our Human Treasures by Asserting our African Identity”. The aim of this year’s celebrations is to put at the forefront the living human treasures and the living legends, the custodians of the indigenous knowledge for their immense contribution to the arts, culture and heritage landscape.
South Africa and the Northern Cape are faced with a challenge of high unemployment and low economic growth. At a national level government identified a number of interventions to address these challenges while at the same time tackling poverty and inequality.
The country adopted the National Development Plan(NDP) which aims to radically transform the lives of the people of the country. At provincial level the Province is in the process of developing the Provincial Growth and Development Plan (PGDP) which is aligned to the NDP.