DA Welcomes Removal of Tembisa Hospital CEO

Daisy Pekane - CEO of Tembisa Hospital

Tembisa Hospital CEO Daisy Pekane I welcome the removal of Tembisa Hospital CEO Daisy Pekane from her post. This should have happened a long time ago as I have seen for myself how bad conditions are at this hospital. Poor management there has resulted in staff resignations and equipment failure.…

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Kopanong Precinct Misses Golden Opportunity

Kopanong Precinct Project

Dilapidated Johannesburg CBD The DA welcomes the relaunch of the Kopanong Precinct Project, but given the history of this controversial project and the inability of the Gauteng Department of Infrastructure Development (DID) to effectively manage projects; its future does not look bright. Initiated by former premier Mbazima Shilowa in 2003,…

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DA Shocked By Murder of Orange Farm Police Official

DA shocked by murder of Orange Farm police official

Stradford Station The DA is deeply saddened by yet another murder of a police official during a business robbery in Orange Farm. According to reports, two armed men confronted two policemen who were carrying out patrol duties at the Stradford Station. One official was shot and killed and the other…

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West Rand Metro: MDB Shelves Merger

No to West Rand Merger

MDB Demonstrate Independence The DA is delighted by the announcement of the Municipal Demarcation Board (MDB) to postpone its decision on the possible merger of the Mogale City, Randfontein, Merafong and Westonaria municipalities into a single metropolitan municipality until after the 2016 local government elections. The decision is a marvellous…

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