GP Department fails to tackle substance abuse issues

It is of concern that the Gauteng Department of Social Development underspent on its budget for the first quarter of the 2017/2018 financial year on the substance abuse prevention, treatment and rehabilitation programme. The Department further failed to reach its own targets despite the vast challenge created for the province…

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SA Meter Taxi Association makes major positive move

The Democratic Alliance (DA) welcomes the announcement by the South African Meter Taxi Association (SAMTA) this past weekend that the e-hailing app YooKoo Ride will be made available to all metered taxi drivers. This positive step is an exact reflection of a recommendation made last week at a mobility summit,…

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