CAPE TOWN, June 9 — The following are news items in South Africa’s major news outlets on Saturday:
— A task team was established on Friday to draft a five-year strategy to empower and develop female police officers at all levels in the South African Police Service (SAPS). (News24)
— President Cyril Ramaphosa said on Friday South Africa is humbled and honored to be elected one of five countries to serve as non-permanent members of the United Nations Security Council.
He said South Africa will use its two-year term to advance African interests and resolve regional, global and international conflicts. (Eyewitness News)
— President Cyril Ramaphosa on Friday expressed belief that his interactions with business leaders in Canada will yield positive results for the country moving forward.
He was speaking after his arrival at the G7 Summit in Quebec City, Canada, on Friday night, after meeting with investors in Toronto earlier in the day. (South African Broadcasting Corporation)