Gauteng runs short of second-line Aids drug

Gauteng Department of Health

  Shortage of Anti-Retrovirals The Gauteng Health Department has admitted that it is not fully stocked with the Aluvia anti-retroviral drug (also known as Lopinavir/Ritonavir) which is used for the second-line treatment of HIV/Aids patients. This is according to a written reply by Gauteng Health MEC Qedani Mahlangu to my…

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NCOP side-steps West Rand service delivery ills

  Side Stepping This week, from 21 to 24 July 2015, Gauteng members of the National Council of Provinces (NCOP) are set to conduct oversight visits to various government service delivery programmes and projects across the West Rand. The purpose of this week’s NCOP week is to advance the developmental…

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Gauteng Police Commissioner suspends CPF oversight functions

Community Police Forum

  Suspended Oversight It has come to the DA’s attention that Gauteng Provincial Police Commissioner, Lt General Lesetja  Mothiba, has suspended the oversight functions of all Community Policing Forums (CPFs) in the province. In a letter addressed to all station and cluster commanders in Gauteng, the commissioner states that until…

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MEC Lesufi Continues to Protect Wrongdoers Despite Release of GP School Corruption Forensic Audits

Glenvista High School - forensic audit reports

Corruption and Maladministration Gauteng Education MEC, Panyaza Lesufi, continues to protect the wrong-doers in several forensic investigations into corruption and maladministration at the province’s schools. In the most recent example, the MEC has been privy to the outcome of a forensic audit into such allegations at Glenvista High School for…

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