DA Challenges MEC Mashatile To Address Wattville Hostel Residents

Wattville Hostel

Wattville Hostels The appalling living conditions of over 3500 residents occupying the Wattville Hostels in Wattville Ekurhuleni can no longer be ignored by the Metro Municipality and the Gauteng Department of Human Settlements. Residents are subjected to inhumane conditions. Raw sewerage, leaking roofs, crumbling building infrastructure, numerous water leaks, dumped…

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MEC’s Budget Fails To Tackle Gauteng’s Problems

Barbara Creecy

Well-connected political elite continue to prosper at detriment of ordinary citizens Gauteng Finance MEC, Barbara Creecy’s 2017/18 budget is out of tune with the tough economic climate faced by millions of Gauteng’s residents – and will continue to perpetuate a system where the well-connected political elite will continue to prosper at…

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DA Submits PAIA On Financial Transfers To NGOs

Gauteng Department of Social Development

Gauteng Department of Social Development The DA has submitted a Promotion of Access to Information Act (PAIA) application on the transfers of funds to all NGOs and NPOs funded by the Gauteng Department of Social Development during 2015/16 financial year. Despite efforts to obtain this information through the legislative process,…

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Gauteng Service Delivery Dealt A Blow By Slow Release Of Funds

Adriana Randall - DA Gauteng Spokesperson on Finance

Gauteng Provincial Government – National Treasury Five major Gauteng Provincial Government (GPG) departments have yet to receive their allotted budget for the second quarter of this financial year due to the slow transfer of funds from National Treasury. The departments of Roads and Transport, Community Safety, Agriculture and Rural Development,…

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