DA Urges Education MEC to Include All Stakeholders in Merger Talks

Megatong Lower Primary merger with Sediba-Thuto Higher Primary School

Failed Merger between Megatong and Sediba-Thuto Primary Schools The DA notes Gauteng Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi’s intention to consult stakeholders regarding the future of the failed merger between Megatong and Sediba-Thuto primary schools on Monday 11 May in Soweto. However, it is regrettable that the MEC chose to only invite local…

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Randfontein: Another Example of Failed Governance

Randfontein Municipality

Randfontein Municipality The Randfontein Municipality, indebted to Eskom for an amount of R81m, has managed to strike a deal to pay off the debt over 27 months in instalments of R3million a month. While this will come as a relief to the residents of Randfontein, who were faced with the…

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Gauteng Land Invasions a Result of Government’s Failure

Gauteng land invasions a result of government’s failure

Gauteng Provincial Government The failure of the Gauteng Provincial Government to provide adequate housing to the poor is reaching a boiling point, resulting in a rise in land invasions, such as what took place in Eldorado Park Extension 6, yesterday. Instead of waiting on government to do its job, communities…

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