Failing ANC municipalities owe Eskom billions

Ashor Sarupen DA Spokesperson for Social Development

by Ashor Sarupen MPL – DA Gauteng Spokesperson on Finance According to the consolidated first quarter report on Municipalities in Gauteng, ANC local municipalities including Emfuleni, Merafong and Rand West City still owe Eskom and Rand Water billions of Rands for electricity. This has been a persistent problem by the…

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DA urges Gauteng e-government department to secure citizens data, streamline processes

Ashor Sarupen DA Spokesperson for Social Development

Speech by Ashor Sarupen MPL, DA Gauteng Spokesperson on e-Government This speech was delivered in the Gauteng Legislature during the 2018/19 budget debate for the Department of e-Government. Madame Speaker, The 2018/19 budget for the department of e-government demonstrates several significant improvements that make Gauteng Provincial Government (GPG) as a whole more…

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Gauteng School Enrolment System faced 767 cyber attacks

Ashor Sarupen DA Spokesperson for Social Development

by Ashor Sarupen MPL – DA Gauteng Spokesperson on Education The DA is concerned about the state of cybersecurity in the Gauteng Provincial Government after learning that the Online School Enrolment System faced 767 critical cyber security incidents over the past two years, and a total of 1370 incidents over…

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