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CAREER-JOBS

Good news for unemployed nurses. More than 2900 vacancies are available and Nomakhosazana confirmed

The Eastern Cape is ready to hire more than 2900 nurses. This was disclosed by health MEC Nomakhosazana Meth during the province’s commemoration of International Nurses Day at Madzikane Kazulu Memorial Hospital in Kwabhaca (formerly Mount Frere). “This is not nearly enough but it is a step in the right direction in addressing our staff shortages,” the MEC said.

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Good news for unemployed nurses. More than 2900 vacancies are available and Nomakhosazana confirmed

OTHERS

Top ANC leader has RESIGNED with immediate effect

12 May 2022 By Sphe J Hadebe ANC top leader in Kwa Zulu Natal has shocked many people with his resignation as from immediate effect. As the ANC is busy preparing their conferences in both provincial and national, lot of changes are happening in leadership. Recently, the MEC in Eastern Cape, Babalo Madikizela announced that he will step down from his position as the MEC of Public Works in Eastern Cape after he lost his chairperson position to his rival, Oscar Mabuyane. The Eastern Cape held their elective conference

  5 days ago ago
Top ANC leader has RESIGNED with immediate effect

EDUCATION

Heads expected to roll after school is not built

Where did the ambitions go? The Eastern Cape education department is expected to reveal what happened to the Makhanda school project. The Makhanda high court ordered education MEC Fundile Gade and his acting head of department Mahlubandile Qwase to appear in court in person at the end of May to explain why the department failed to heed an August 2010 court order to build a new school for Amasango which remains housed in disused and decrepit railway buildings.

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Heads expected to roll after school is not built

POLITICS

ANC top guns left out in the cold

The recently held ANC Eastern Cape provincial conference has left many top guns in the cold. Nanziwe Rulashe, who just months ago was physically dragged out of the Amathole district municipality offices, and controversial former Bay councillor Andile Lungisa were two of the big winners who ascended to the party’s provincial governing body.

  6 days ago ago
ANC top guns left out in the cold

POLITICS

End Of the Road for Another ANC leader as he quits. (Opinion)

ANC top harbinger in Kwa Zulu Natal has dazed numerous people with his quiet submission as from speedy effect. As the ANC is busy setting up their social events in both normal and public, package of changes are happening in power. Lately, the MEC in Eastern Cape, Babalo Madikizela proclaimed that he will leave his occupation as the MEC of Public Works in Eastern Cape after he lost his chief situation to his adversary, Oscar Mabuyane.

  2 days ago ago
End Of the Road for Another ANC leader as he quits. (Opinion)

SOCIETY

Survivor reveals whose behind the taxi killings

The taxi war in the Eastern Cape have reached a booking point. A survivor has finally decided to spill the beans. He said the South African National Taxi Council (Santaco) in the Eastern Cape was divided into two groupings, and warring factions were ordering executions of those opposed to the process of electing new leaders of the provincial taxi council.

  12 days ago ago
Survivor reveals whose behind the taxi killings

POLITICS

RET Bigwig To Resign As He Suffers Heavy Defeat At Provincial Conference

The leader of the slate supported by RET forces, Babalo Madikizela, has indicated that he is leaving the ANC government and will no longer serve. This comes after his slate was beaten by Oscar Mabuyane, who was backed by President Cyril Ramaphosa's allies. Madikizela stated that he has been preparing to leave for the past two years, and he believes that the moment has come to do so.

  7 days ago ago
RET Bigwig To Resign As He Suffers Heavy Defeat At Provincial Conference

EDUCATION

Angry parents shut down school after this happened

Papenkuil Primary School in the Eastern Cape was shut down by angry parents. The decision to close the school followed a mass meeting where the school governing body (SGB) received the goahead from parents. A parent, Denzil Hector, said they had been experiencing problems with the teacher and her constant absenteeism since 2012.

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Angry parents shut down school after this happened

SOCIETY

South Africa has another village of death. 22 people gunned down

In the Eastern Cape, a new death village has popped up. At least 22 people were reportedly killed in Caftweni in Willowvale in the Eastern Cape, making it the new town of death. Six persons lost their lives in the month of March alone. It was reported by a senior traditional authority in the region, Nkosi Ndabele Mtoto.

  16 days ago ago
South Africa has another village of death. 22 people gunned down

OTHERS

OPINION | Hlomuka Abruptly Resigned From The Post Of Minister

The ANC's leading candidate in KwaZulu-rapid Natal's concession has startled numerous individuals. Changes in authority are occurring while the ANC is preoccupied with organizing its common and public gatherings. The MEC in Eastern Cape, Babalo Madikizela, has announced that he will retire from his role as MEC of Public Works in Eastern Cape after losing his position as administrator to Oscar Mabuyane. The Eastern Cape held their election meeting over the weekend, which lasted until Monday, and Mabuyane emerged

  3 days ago ago
OPINION | Hlomuka Abruptly Resigned From The Post Of Minister

EDUCATION

Angry parents shut down 3 schools. See why

Michausdal Senior Secondary School in Cradock has been closed since Tuesday, while there were no classes at Humansdorp Secondary School on Thursday and Friday after the governing body supported an initial decision by school management and staff to close the facility until eight teachers were appointed. Parents of pupils at Michausdal Senior Secondary, which needs four teachers, said grade 9 pupils had been without a maths teacher since January.

  15 days ago ago
Angry parents shut down 3 schools. See why

SOCIETY

Man force boys to have intercourse with his sheep in a kraal

You'd be surprised what other people find pleasure in doing or watching. A 65-year-old man from Lukholo Village in Mbizana Eastern Cape has been arrested for what seems to be a compelled rape, wherein he forced six young boys to have intercourse with his sheep in a kraal.

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Man force boys to have intercourse with his sheep in a kraal

POLITICS

RET Bigwig To Resign As He Suffers Heavy Defeat At Provincial Conference

This slate's leader, Babalo Madikizela, announced his resignation and would no longer serve as an official in the ANC government. Prior to that, President Cyril Ramaphosa's allies endorsed Oscar Mabuyane, whose slate he narrowly lost. For the past two years, Madikizela has been mulling about the idea of stepping down as president of South Africa.

  7 days ago ago
RET Bigwig To Resign As He Suffers Heavy Defeat At Provincial Conference

POLITICS

"I'm definitely leaving ANC government, I've been wanting to leave for the past years "- Madikizela

Babalo Madikizela is a South African politician and an Urban planner. Babalo Madikizela has been a member of the eastern cape provincial legislature since 2018 in November. Since 2017, he has been the provincial treasurer of the ANC. He also has been serving as the eastern cape MEC for public works since 2019 in May.

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POLITICS

Ramaphosa takes center stage at ANC elective conference as crunch time looms

The ANC elective conference is expected to wrap up today were president Cyril Ramaphosa is expected to make an address. While there had been allegations of manipulation of membership in several branches, the ANC moved to assure delegates at the weekend that the conference could go ahead after the national body signed off on the final verification report.

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Ramaphosa takes center stage at ANC elective conference as crunch time looms

POLITICS

OPINION | Hlomuka Abruptly Resigned From The Post Of Minister

Source: https://www.isolezwe.co.za/izindaba/uhlomuka-wesule-isigubhukane-kwesikangqongqoshe-423ff146-564f-4c2f-a00f-7b8dda0f9d15 ANC top forerunner in Kwa Zulu Natal has stunned many individuals with his acquiescence as from quick impact. As the ANC is caught up with setting up their meetings in both commonplace and public, part of changes are going on in authority. As of late, the MEC in Eastern Cape, Babalo Madikizela reported that he will resign from his job as the MEC of Public Works in Eastern Cape after he lost his administrator position to his opponent, Oscar Mabuyane.

  4 days ago ago
OPINION | Hlomuka Abruptly Resigned From The Post Of Minister

OTHERS

Unions fight for covid-19 workers.

As the nurses' strike in Nelson Mandela Bay continues, dozens more clinic patients have been turned away from their appointments. Luvuyo Mehlwana captured this image. After weeks of demonstrations, the Department of Health was able to get an urgent injunction prohibiting unions from going on strike. In a ruling handed down on Tuesday, May 3, the Labour Court in Gqeberha ruled in favor of the Eastern Cape Department of Health, pronouncing the strike by healthcare employees to be unprotected and unconstitutional.

  11 days ago ago
Unions fight for covid-19 workers.

POLITICS

ANC Eastern Cape is a showdown between Madikizela and Mabuyane

#ANC Eastern Cape is a showdown between Madikizela and Mabuyane. #ANC Eastern Cape has become a heated fight between two women, the incumbent ANC Provincial Chairperson, Ntombi Qaqawu and the MEC for Social Development, Nomvula Mabuyane, and MEC for Health, Nomakhe Mabuyane.

  12 days ago ago
ANC Eastern Cape is a showdown between Madikizela and Mabuyane

SOCIETY

Eastern Cape got denies service delivery interruptions due to elective conference

The Department of Public Works and National Roads, Local Government, and Environmental Affairs released a statement on its Facebook page, saying the conference will not cause any service interruption. The Eastern Cape Premier, David Makhura, on Thursday said the provincial government was not aware of any service interruptions due to the SA National Conference, saying the allegations were "spreading malicious lies".

  8 days ago ago
Eastern Cape got denies service delivery interruptions due to elective conference

EDUCATION

Eastern Cape Department of Education's level of readiness for schools' reopening

The Eastern Cape Department of Education MEC , Fundile Gade addressed media on the level of preparedness regarding the upcoming academic year. This follows the completion of the 2020 Matric marking. He went on and addressed the media on what the department of education is doing and what it is planning to do cover a number of issues. There has been progress made as far as ensuring that schools address the water challenges. Funds have been released to buy water tanks for the schools that were in need of them.Even

  1 year ago ago
Eastern Cape Department of Education's level of readiness for schools' reopening