Tue, Sep 27, 2022

Politics

Cele should take responsibility for 83 murders in one week–Action Society

Just News | “We put the 83 people murdered in one week in the Western Cape squarely in front of Minister of Police Bheki Cele’s door,” said Ian Cameron, director of community safety at Action Society. Cameron said it is atrocious and another proof of Cele’s failure to lead the Police Department in preventing crime. […]

R700 Million fraud at Post Office

Tebogo Msimanga | The Democratic Alliance (DA) has written to Hawks Head Lieutenant-General Godfrey Lebeya, to request an investigation into large-scale fraud at the South African Post Office (SAPO).The opposition party said South African Post office hadn’t paid R700 million towards staff medical aid contributions putting some 22 000 people at risk of losing their […]

Sport

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 […]

North West Premier congratulates Comrades Marathon winner

Just News | Premier of the North West Kaobitsa Bushy Maape has congratulated Tete Dijana for winning the 2022 Comrades Marathon. Dijana who hails from Lonely Park village in Mahikeng has been running from an early age whilst a learner at Lapologang Secondary School. He is currently employed as a security guard at North-West University. […]

Business

DA: Energy supply crises direct consequences of ANC’s state interventionist

Just News | As small business owners are having sleepless nights amidst a lacklustre national economic recovery from the pandemic, Eskom delivered a deathblow to the sector when for the second time this year it announced Stage 6 load shedding. This year has seen South Africa experiencing unprecedented levels of power cuts with no sign […]

PUTCO urges NUMSA leadership to act responsibly

Just News | PUTCO says it rejects the assertions made by NUMSA that Putco management is unwilling to engage and find solutions to the current impasse. PUTCO spokesperson Lindokuhle Xulu said management met with the leadership of Numsa on the 7th of September 2022 because it is open to resolving issues that have led to […]

Health

Loadshedding negatively impacts the provision of health care services

Tebogo Msimanga | Minister of Health, Dr Joe Phaahla has been concerned for some time with this matter of load-shedding with the hope that it improves, but it has gotten worse to higher levels of 5 and 6 as it impacts the provision of health care services across the country. Minister has ordered the Director-General, […]

Baragwanath Hospital owe millions in accruals

Just News | DA Shadow Minister of Health Michele Clarke says in answer to a parliamentary question from the DA, the Minister for Health, Dr Joe Phaahla, revealed that the Chris Hani Baragwanath Academic Hospital owed R178 410 428 in outstanding accruals and that 26% of suppliers weren’t paid within the 30 days requirement. Clarke […]