ANC Joburg – Parks Tau’s cries for attention

A corrupt and idealess ANC has yet again exposed itself not only as a failed government but a failed opposition party as well. This follows yet another attempt by the ANC’s former Mayor, Cllr Parks Tau, to revive his political career from the ashes. It is deeply saddening that the ANC in…

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Mental health NGOs struggle to get licensed

I am concerned that mental health NGOs in Gauteng that look after about 3000 patients are struggling to meet new licensing requirements that were imposed after the Esidimeni tragedy. According to a reply to my questions in the Gauteng Legislature, there are 62 out of 126 NGOs contracted with the…

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Poor consequence management is an endorsement of corruption

This afternoon the Gauteng Provincial Legislature debated a Democratic Alliance (DA) Motion on consequence management and the need to act against those who are found to flout supply chain management (SCM) protocols and the Public Finance Management Act (PFMA). By not acting harshly against government officials who preside over irregular,…

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