Sun, Jan 29, 2023

Politics

DA taking ANC to court to stop cadre deployment corruption

Tebogo Msimanga | The Democratic Alliance (DA) says in the buildup to their National Day of Action against ANC Load Shedding next Wednesday, the party will face off directly with the ANC in the North Gauteng High Court on Monday and Tuesday next week, 23 and 24 January 2023 for their court challenge to declare […]

DA to march to Luthuli House against ANC’s stage 6 load shedding and electricity price hike

Tebogo Msimanga | The DA announced on Saturday that they are organising a major protest march to the ANC headquarters at Luthuli House in Johannesburg on 25 January against the ANC-engineered electricity crisis. The opposition party stressed that the protest will specifically target Luthuli House, “because this is the scene of the crime that the […]

Sport

Premier Maape congratulates Mokoka for winning the Cape Town marathon

Just News | Premier of the North West Province, Kaobitsa Bushy Maape has congratulated Stephen Mokoka for winning the Cape Town Marathon. Mokoka who was born and bred at Ramatlabama, Six Hundred in Mahikeng Local Municipality in the North West has been dominating the Marathon for the third consecutive year. ” As the North West, […]

R260 000 for winning comrades marathon is exploitation-Forum

Tebogo Msimanga Forum 4 Service Delivery (F4SD) condemns underpayment of Athletes by Comrades Marathon Association. The forum congratulated Tete Dijana and Edward  Mothibi for winning first prize and second prize respectively at the 95th edition of the Comrades Marathon held in Kwazulu-Natal over the past weekend. “F4SD is rooted in the North West province as […]

Business

Repo rate hike making workers poor- COSATU

Just News | The Congress of South African Trade Unions (COSATU) says it is appalled by the South African Reserve Bank’s callous decision to further impoverish workers with yet another repo rate hike. COSATU reiterated that a cursor reading of the National Credit Regulator’s reports attests to the fact that workers are drowning in debt. […]

The sugar industry is set to lose R723 Million in 2023 due to load-shedding

Just News | Data compiled by SA Canegrowers shows that the South African sugar industry is set to lose R723 million in 2023 due to load-shedding. With milling giant Tongaat Hulett in business rescue, and the destructive Health Promotion Levy already hampering the industry, these losses are potentially catastrophic for growers and the industry’s workers. […]

Health

An EMS employee in hot water for driving an ambulance to check on a girlfriend

Tebogo Msimanga | The North West Department of Health on Saturday placed it on record that the EMS officer who was caught by the law enforcement officers driving an EMS response vehicle allegedly for a personal matter is being investigated.  The incident happened during the festive season when the Department needed all its available resources […]

Department of health monitoring Covid Situation in China

Tebogo Msimanga | The Department of Health on Sunday 01 January 2023 announced that it is closely monitoring the COVID-19 situation in China and other parts of the world, and will issue an alert if the country needs to take extra precautions. A spokesperson for the National Heath department Foster Mohale said there is no […]