Gauteng mortuary strike must be resolved urgently

The strike by certain staff members at Gauteng state mortuaries must be resolved as soon as possible. Families are suffering extreme distress by the delay in releasing the bodies of their loved ones for burial. Diepkloof mortuary is the worst affected. There were violent scenes there last Friday, with some…

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Increased Library Capacity Must Be Prioritised

Mike Moriarty - DA Gauteng Chief Whip in the Provincial Legislature

Madam Speaker, This week and next as of the 13th – 21st of March 2017, South Africa celebrates National Library Week under the theme, “My Library, Your Library”. SA Library Week was officially celebrated for the first time in 2002 and has become a very important date on the national…

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South Africans Must Be Bold In Speaking Out Against Racism

Dear Madam Speaker, The Anti-Racism Network South Africa (ARNSA) calls on all sectors of society to support Anti-Racism Week which started on the 14 March this week, and will run until the 21st of March, culminating with Human Rights Day and the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination.…

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