Five priorities for new Health MEC

New Gauteng Health MEC Gwen Ramokgopa faces a huge challenge in restoring confidence in the health department which has been shown to be uncaring and deceitful. Her previous stint as Health MEC from 1999 to 2006 was marked by mediocrity and an ugly spat at the end with her head…

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DA Gauteng Debates SRAC Budget for 2016/17

Speech by: Paul Willemburg MPL  “Department flooded with unfinished business”         In the previous budgets we were promised that six libraries would be constructed in Tshwane.         I look forward to the completion of the Archival Centre this year, especially as a huge amount of…

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Budget Vote Speeches: Health

Gauteng Department of Health

Note to editors: The following speeches were delivered in the Gauteng Provincial Legislature today by the DA’s Shadow MEC for Health, Jack Bloom MPL and Spokesperson for Health, Refiloe Nt’sekhe  MPL, during the 2015/16 Annual Budget Debate on Health.  “R34 bn Gauteng health budget needs to be spent effectively”  Speech…

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