Slow Aircon Company Keeps Getting Gauteng Hospital Contracts

Additional oxygen and vacuum points at Charlotte Maxeke Johannesburg Hospital in 2013/14 for R5.8 million

The Gauteng Infrastructure Development Department has awarded four contracts worth R22.5 million to an air-conditioning company despite their failure to complete any project on time. Cool Breeze Air Conditioning and Refrigeration CC This information concerning Cool Breeze Air Conditioning and Refrigeration CC has come to light in a written reply…

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Gauteng Community Safety Department Must Commit to a Safer Province

Community Police Forum

Oversight and Community Engagement The Gauteng Department of Community Safety’s needs to adopt a sense of urgency in its implementation of oversight and community engagement programmes before another year of missed targets and deadlines passes by. This week the Department tabled a third quarterly report littered with failed programme outcomes…

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DA Welcomes Firing of Fake Gauteng Doctors

Fake Gauteng doctors fired

I welcome the firing of eight Gauteng Health Department employees who were found to have falsified their qualifications. According to Gauteng Health MEC Qedani Mahlangu, 10 cases were found – three administration clerks, two medical practitioners, two nursing auxiliary officers, two household workers and one porter. Falsified Qualifications Eight of…

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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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