By Anele Valela On Friday, 28 September 2018, the MEC for the Department of Safety and Liaison (DSL), Ms Weziwe Tikana convened a multi-sectorial Imbizo in Humansdorp to appeal to the consciences of the people in the area, regarding the senseless killing of police officers. “You must...

By Zintle Sobetwa The 2018 Eastern Cape crime statistics showed that even though crime rates have increased in many areas of the Eastern Cape, the number of arrests and convictions in cases opened during this financial year have increased. The crime statistics, which, were tabled by the Provincial Crime...

By Baphelele Njenkele An outreach programme of the Provincial Executive Committee (EXCO) was held on Thursday, 23 August 2018, at Qhibira Location, in Debe Nek, for government to interact directly with communities. The purpose of the programme was to find solutions to the problems of the communities...

By Bukiwe Mdabula As part of the Nelson Mandela Centenary Celebrations, the Department of Safety and Liaison (DSL), in partnership with the Community Police Forum (CPF) of the Nelson Mandela District, hosted a gathering for senior citizens at the Boardwalk Casino in Port Elizabeth on Wednesday, 11 July 2018. The...

By Anele Valela The MEC for Transport, Safety and Liaison, Ms Weziwe Tikana officially opened the Sand River Bridge on Friday, 28 September 2018 at St Francis Bay in the Kouga Municipality. The bridge had collapsed in July 2011 during the floods that engulfed the Western Region of...

By Anele Valela Every institution or an organization needs resources in order to function effectively and efficiently. Human resource remains the most valuable “instrument” of any organization and the same is true in the public service. Given the truth that human capital is the life blood of the public service,...

By Bukiwe Mdabula The Department of Safety and Liaison (DSL) handed over medals to young people who participated in the Sports Against Crime program that was held at Nkanga Administrative Area in Centane on 30 and 31 July 2018. The purpose of this Sport Against Crime program was to...

The Eastern Cape Department of Safety and Liaison (ECDSL) held a farewell function and Long Service Awards ceremony at the Steve Biko Centre Foundation at Ginsburg, in King William’s Town on Friday, 24 April 2017. The purpose of the event was to celebrate employees that have...

The Department of Safety and Liaison (DSL) partnered with the Department of Human Settlements (DHS) to observe the rights of people living with disabilities and to emphasize that all people have equal rights. The event was held at on Wednesday, 1 March 2017 at the Moses...