Premier’s role in Esidimeni deaths must be probed

Gauteng Premier David Makhura’s role in the transfer of Esidimeni mental health patients that led to 141 deaths must be probed following new evidence that he did know about the moving of the patients to NGOs. Former mental health review board director Dumi Masondo said on Friday last week at…

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Premier Makhura: a leader who lacks substance

The following speech was delivered today at the DA’s silent protest at the Office of the Premier, calling on him to appoint a commission of inquiry into sexual abuse and related matters at Gauteng’s schools. Democrats, Thank you for coming out here today in support of the many victims of…

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DA welcomes Uber task team

Gauteng Premier David Makhura must provide clarity around the special security task team that is being formed to deal with the ongoing conflict between metered taxi drivers and Uber drivers. The conflict is spiraling out of control and is threatening jobs. The Premier has adhered to my call to step…

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