Gauteng Premier Vague on Corruption Investigations

Stop corruption

The “People’s Premier” David Makhura – who initially commenced his term of office by making all the right noises on corruption, has finally started to show his true colours. Despite promising the people of Gauteng that the cornerstones of his administration would be transparency and openness, the Premier has retreated…

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Two Year Delay in Re-opening Theatres at Pretoria West Hospital

Pretoria West Hospital

The re-opening of operating theatres at the Pretoria West Hospital has been delayed by more than two years because of a slow air-conditioning contractor. This is revealed in a written reply by Infrastructure Development MEC Nandi Mayathula-Khoza to my questions in the Gauteng Legislature. The refurbishment started on 12 October…

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Tembisa Residents Turn Violent Over Electricity Disconnections

Winnie Mandela Informal Settlement in Tembisa

Residents of Winnie Mandela in Tembisa north, Ekurhuleni, took to the streets last night burning down the local clinic and destroying 11 municipal vehicles’ as they vented their anger over the disconnection of illegal power connections. The Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality (EMM) is currently carrying out a campaign to deal with…

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