Questions Remain About Hlongwa’s Alleged Undeclared Interests

ANC Chief Whip Brian Hlongwa

Lifestyle audits should be considered to check whether elected representatives are being truthful when they declare their financial interests every year. Gauteng Legislature’s Privileges and Ethics Committee Report This is my proposal following the report of the Gauteng Legislature’s Privileges and Ethics Committee concerning my referral of the alleged undeclared…

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Carletonville Hospital without Hot Water

Carletonville hosiptal

During an oversight visit to Carletonville Hospital yesterday, it was disturbing to learn that the hospital had been without any hot water since the end of January. Despite reports of contractors being assigned to look into the problem, to date, no clear indication was given of when the problem would…

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DA saddened by passing of Senyaka Kekana

Senyaka Kekana

The DA is deeply saddened by the passing of legendary kwaito musician, Senyaka Kekana in Vereeniging yesterday. Senyaka was born and raised in the Vaal, and has left an indelible mark on an entire generation of youngsters, who grew up listening to hits such as Go Away, Chesa Mpama and…

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64 Essential Medicines Short at Gauteng Hospitals

Essential medicines short at Gauteng hospitals

A total of 64 essential medicines are unavailable or in short supply at Gauteng public hospitals, causing severe problems for patients who need them. This is revealed by Gauteng Health MEC Qedani Mahlangu in a written reply to my questions in the Gauteng Legislature. According to Mahlangu, 86% of Vital…

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