Category «National»

Through The Grapevine

Through The Grapevine As the African National Congress prepares to start its policy discussions this weekend, one of which is a discussion under economic transformation regarding land reform and its intention to return land to the people and provide them with the necessary support, this week’s Special Assignment exposes the alleged corruption inherent in the …

Health Ombudsman to investigate allegations of psychiatric patients death

The Minister of Health Dr Aaron Motsoaledi has asked the Office of Health Ombudsman to investigate allegations that 36 psychiatric patients in Gauteng died after transferred from Life Health Care, Esidimeni into care of Non-governmental organizations early this year. The decision to ask the Health Ombudsman to investigate this allegations was taken after a marathon …

State of Limbo

  “…I was told at home affairs that if I die and my ID is still blocked my family will not be able to apply for a death certificate.” Samson Ndhlovu, father of three. An increasing number of South Africans’ ID’s have been blocked by Home Affairs for various reasons. Experts say blocking a person’s …

Minister Jonas se erkenning het ingrypende implikasies vir Zuma

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Mnr. Mcebisi Jonas, adjunkminister van finansies, se erkenning dat die Gupta-familie die pos van minister van finansies hom aangebied het, het ingrypende implikasies vir president Zuma. Dit verswak sy posisie in die openbare oog en waarskynlik ook binne die ANC verder. Me. Vytjie Mentoor het gister presies dieselfde stellings oor die Guptas se rol gemaak …

Vingerwysing na wit vlieëniers van SAL verstom

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Dit is uiters onverantwoordelik en kommerwekkend dat alle wit vlieëniers van die Suid-Afrikaanse Lugdiens (SAL) nou onder verdenking geplaas word deur hulle selfs van ‘sabotasie’ te beskuldig, sê adv. Anton Alberts, die VF Plus se parlementêre woordvoerder oor vervoer. Luidens ʼn berig in die Business Day Live is mnr. John Harty, voorsitter van die SAL …