Corruption makes Tembisa Hospital unsafe

by Jack Bloom MPL – DA Gauteng Shadow Health MEC Large areas of Tembisa Hospital are unsafe, including the outpatients, obstetric and emergency wards, but there are no funds to fix them. The shortage of funds is due to long-running mismanagement and corruption that dates back to the disastrous period…

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Gauteng Health Department can’t pay 58 597 suppliers

by Jack Bloom MPL – DA Gauteng Shadow Health MEC The Gauteng Health Department is the top offender when it comes to not paying suppliers within 30 days. This information is contained in a report by the National Department of Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation. According to media reports, national and…

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SASSA fails to communicate effectively with public

by Justus De Goede MPL – DA Gauteng Spokesperson for Social Development It seems that a vital government agency like SASSA is deliberately avoiding contact with the public it is meant to serve. The Democratic Alliance has been receiving numerous complaints from pensioners or their families who are looking for…

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