G-fleet has skipped another red light

G-fleet management has once again failed to implement a successful turn-around strategy to ensure that the entity becomes solvent and ceases to haemorrhage public funds. Despite receiving an unqualified audit opinion from the Auditor General, the entity racked up R2.9 million in fruitless and wasteful in the 2016/17 financial year,…

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MEC Mashatile is protecting corruption in Emfuleni

It is now clear that either the Gauteng Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (COGTA) MEC, Paul Mashatile is not in a position to provide or disclose any documents with regards to the projects in Emfuleni Local Municipality or he is protecting the local ANC leadership. The DA submitted written questions…

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Gauteng Government struggling to comply with the law

Premier David Makhura made much fuss about the 2016/17 audit outcomes of the Gauteng Provincial Government (GPG). However, at close inspection, not much progress has been made as there are numerous similarities to the previous year’s outcomes, and in some instances the GPG has performed worse. Of the 16 provincial…

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Mental illness no longer a taboo subject

Today, the DA in Gauteng marks World Mental Health Day and calls on all residents in the province and the country to break the stigma of mental illness and to seek help, should anyone be suffering in silence. There is no reason to hide, feel left alone and to not…

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