Gauteng’s first open tender not so open after all

Gauteng’s first open tender, announced with much fanfare by Finance MEC Barbara Creecy and Transport MEC Ismail Vadi, late last year, turned out to be not so open after all. Indeed, it appears that this test has failed. The R500 million Cedar Road tender, for which bids close today, had more…

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EFF land grab policy a lawless publicity stunt

The EFF’s decision to occupy vacant land in Gauteng is not only lawless, but is also highly irresponsible and poses a great threat to people’s livelihoods. This weekend, the EFF in Gauteng announced that it would carry out a programme to occupy all vacant land in the province, claiming that…

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Table Gauteng Drug Master Plan without delay: DA

The DA calls on Gauteng MEC for Community Safety, Sizakele Nkosi-Malebane, to table the Provincial Drug Master without delay. During his address to learners in Soshanguve yesterday, Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa urged learners to focus on their studies and to guard against the abuse of drugs, such as Nyaope, which…

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