Merafong Ward Committee elections a chaotic sham

11 May 2017 The ANC is thwarting fair electoral practice in Merafong as the municipality does not have an official policy that governs the election of ward committees. The pending ward committee elections are in breach of the Municipal Systems Act, which stipulates that more than seven days’ notice must…

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SANRAL must innovate not prosecute

  The South African Roads Agency Limited (SANRAL) has finally admitted that due to non-compliance, the system of e-Tolling that it implemented in Gauteng has not successfully generated the revenue it needs to upgrade road networks, and in future, will have to look to alternative models of funding.   Since…

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DA welcomes closure of clinic in sick building

I welcome the temporary closing of the Jeppe Street clinic in inner city Johannesburg following my exposure of the unhealthy working conditions there. Staff and patients at this clinic were suffering from moldy walls that smelled and caused health problems. I visited the clinic last month after receiving complaints that…

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