Sylvia Lucas says she’s had to work harder as a female premier than her male counterparts due to the patriarchal nature of her political home.
Amos Masondo and Sylvia Lucas of the ANC have been elected unopposed as Chairperson and Deputy Chairperson of the NCOP respectively.
Successes in job creation and ensuring youth are educated were top of Premier Sylvia Lucas’s State of the province address for the fifth administration.
The Northern Cape Premier, Sylvia Lucas, has been roped in to intervene in a spat between the Health MEC and her HOD Steven Jonkers.
Northern Cape Premier, Sylvia Lucas, has called an urgent meeting with the Mayor of the Sol Plaatje Municipality in Kimberley, Mangaliso Matika, in a bid to diffuse tensions in Galeshewe, Greenpoint and Roodepan.
The Northern Cape provincial government says it is waiting for a directive from national government on the action it should take following the passing of African National Congress veteran, Winnie Madikizela Mandela.
National Council of Provinces Deputy Chair Sylvia Lucas has apologised to survivors of gender based violence for how the issue was used during a joint sitting of Parliament.
The African National Congress (ANC) in the Northern Cape is expecting Premier Sylvia Lucas to outline plans to alleviate poverty, unemployment and inequality in her state of the province address this week.
The Northern Cape Premier, Sylvia Lucas, has come out in full support of the head of the provincial Department of Health, Steven Jonkers.