6901 Foreign Babies Born At Rahima Moosa Hospital

Rahima Moosa Mother & Child Hospital

Foreign Patients A total of 6901 babies were born last year to foreign parents at the Rahima Moosa Mother and Child Hospital, amounting to about 26% of all the 26 467 babies born there in 2014. This is revealed by Gauteng Health MEC Qedani Mahlangu in a written reply to my…

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Economic MEC’s Township Economy Programme Lacking Substance

Township Economy Revitalisation Programme

Township Economy Revitalisation Programme Gauteng MEC for Economic Development, Lebogang Maile, has promised to work with township business owners in Tembisa, Ekurhuleni, who have sited municipal rates as the major stumbling block holding back their growth, in an effort to bolster his departments Township Economy Revitalisation Programme (TERP). However, what…

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Historic TB Hospital Under Threat From Property Development

Sizwe Tropical Disease Hospital

Sizwe Tropical Diseases Hospital The future of the historic Sizwe Tropical Diseases Hospital is uncertain, as Gauteng Health MEC Qedani Mahlangu said yesterday that discussions were ongoing with the developers of a proposed massive new housing scheme in the area, as well as with the Gauteng Department of Cooperative Governmence…

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Gauteng Sports Department Unable To Procure From Disabled

SACR Gauteng

People with Disabilities The Gauteng Department of Sports, Arts, Recreation and Culture (SRAC) has failed to meet its first quarterly target for the 2015/16 year of 5% preferential procurement from enterprises run by People with Disabilities (PwDs). The Department only conducted business with 1.62% of identified PwDs. This huge shortfall…

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