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RIP Lebo: More heartbreaking details revealed

Monene family says they're still reeling in shock following murder of their nursing assistant daughter at Tembisa Hospital. 30-year-old Lebo Monene, was shot and killed by her police officer partner at the hospital, east of Johannesburg. Officer then turned the gun on himself. Heartbreaking details about Monene’s relationship with her killer have been revealed.

  3 months ago ago
RIP Lebo: More heartbreaking details revealed

PARENTING

SAD NEWS This Wednesday Morning

Sad news hits South Africa this Wednesday morning. Gauteng Province has recorded more than 23000 teenage pregnancy cases between April to March this year. Total of 934 girls between ages of 10 and 14 gave birth between this time, in line with earlier News24 information. The Gauteng Health MEC Mokgethi Nomathemba disclosed this in a written response to some queries from the Democratic Alliance (DA) at the legislature of Gauteng.

  9 months ago ago
SAD NEWS This Wednesday Morning

POLITICS

Bad news for David Makhura and other officials

Previous Gauteng wellbeing division CFO Kabelo Lehloenya hosts united a third-get notice, looking to have Premier David Makhura and other official authorities, be held obligated in the granting of individual defensive gear (PPE) contracts. The matter was heard before the Special Tribunal on Thursday, 19 August 2021 and judgment has been saved.

  9 months ago ago
Bad news for David Makhura and other officials

CAREER-JOBS

The Department of Health Has Just Revealed Crucial Information To The Public

https://ewn.co.za/2022/02/27/gauteng-health-dept-reveals-18-posts-remain-vacant-two-of-which-have-been-empty-more-than-10-years?utm_source=dlvr.it&utm_medium=twitter JOHANNESBURG - The Gauteng Health Department has uncovered that 18 senior commonplace posts stay empty with two of those left vacant for over 10 years. Gauteng Health MEC Nomathemba Mokgethi made the affirmation in an answer to an inquiry from the Democratic Alliance (DA) in the Gauteng Legislature.

  2 months ago ago
The Department of Health Has Just Revealed Crucial Information To The Public

SOCIETY

Former assistant state attorney, and others ordered to reimburse Gauteng Health MEC for R4 million.

Three people, including a trusted former state attorney for a Gauteng health MEC and her sister as well as another woman and a private company, have been ordered to pay back more than R4 million that they are accused of fraudulently disbursing under the pretense that it was related to medical negligence claims for children born with cerebral palsy.

  15 days ago ago
Former assistant state attorney, and others ordered to reimburse Gauteng Health MEC for R4 million.

PARENTING

Who on earth impregnates a 10 year old?

Gauteng Department of Health has released its pregnancy statistics for the year April 2020- March 2021 and has recorded a total of 23 226 teenage pregnancies. 934 of those girls were between the ages of 10 and 14 and they gave birth with 2976 girls between the ages of 10 and 19 chose abotion.

  9 months ago ago
Who on earth impregnates a 10 year old?

PARENTING

Sad news to all South Africans this evening

Gauteng Province has recorded in excess of 23000 young pregnancy cases between April to March this year. All out of 934 young ladies between ages of 10 and 14 conceived an offspring between this time, in accordance with prior News24 data. The Gauteng Health MEC Mokgethi Nomathemba uncovered this in a composed reaction to certain inquiries from the Democratic Alliance (DA) at the assembly of Gauteng.

  9 months ago ago
Sad news to all South Africans this evening

SOCIETY

People who looted maize meal are behind bars, what about officials who wasted R500 million?

The government is entrusted with a task to take care of its citizens. The government amongst many other things should protect and provide for it's citizens, the government as provider of goods and services that individuals cannot provide individually for themselves. Government in this conception is the solution to collective action problems, the medium through which citizens create public goods that benefit everyone.

  9 months ago ago
People who looted maize meal are behind bars, what about officials who wasted R500 million?

PARENTING

Breaking News: 214 Babies Born in Different Hospitals Across Gauteng on Christmas Day.

Two hundred and fourteen babies have been confirmed to be born on Christmas day at several Gauteng healthcare facilities between 12 am Christmas eve and 12pm today. Nomathemba Mokgethi, who is the Gauteng Health MEC visited the Sebokeng Hospital in the Vaal to welcome the new-born babies as well as shower them with Christmas gifts.

  4 months ago ago
Breaking News: 214 Babies Born in Different Hospitals Across Gauteng on Christmas Day.

HEALTH

This is how Gauteng’s Covid-19 vaccine vials got ‘lost’

Gauteng Health MEC Nomathemba Mokgethi has uncovered that 191 Pfizer vials and 498 J&J vials of Covid-19 neutralizer had been wasted. This amounts to 3636 Covid-19 inoculation measurements through and through as there are six segments in a Pfizer vial and five segments in a J&J vial.

  6 months ago ago
This is how Gauteng’s Covid-19 vaccine vials got ‘lost’

SOCIETY

Former ANC heavyweight to be arrested for decade old graft claims

Brian Hlongwa, the former Gauteng Health MEC, is set to be arrested this week on corruption charges stretching back more than a decade. While the National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) refused to comment on Saturday, well-placed sources inside the country's criminal justice system revealed to The Citizen earlier this week that arrest warrants had been issued for Hlongwa and a number of other persons and companies.

  5 months ago ago
Former ANC heavyweight to be arrested for decade old graft claims

HEALTH

Dirty linen leads to cancellation of hundreds of surgeries in Gauteng hospitals

Dirty linen leads to cancellation of hundreds of surgeries in Gauteng hospitals Hundreds of operations have had to be cancelled after nine public hospitals in Gauteng were left without clean linen. Gauteng Health MEC Nomathemba Mokgethi revealed the shortage in a written response to questions asked by the Democratic Alliance’s health spokesperson Jack Bloom.

  6 months ago ago
Dirty linen leads to cancellation of hundreds of surgeries in Gauteng hospitals

SOCIETY

Former Gauteng Health MEC and wife in court over R1.2 billion fraud

Former Gauteng Health MEC and wife in court over R1.2 billion fraud Former Gauteng Health MEC Brian Hlongwa, his wife Joelin and seven other suspects appeared in the Palm Ridge Magistrate’s Court on Tuesday over a R1.2 billion tender scandal. Hlongwa, along with other senior officials at the Department of Health in Gauteng allegedly received kickbacks, luxury trips and other benefits during his tenure between 2006 and 2010.

  5 months ago ago
Former Gauteng Health MEC and wife in court over R1.2 billion fraud

HEALTH

This is how Gauteng’s Covid-19 vaccine vials got ‘lost’

Gauteng Health MEC Nomathemba Mokgethi has unveiled that 191 Pfizer vials and 498 J&J vials of Covid-19 antibody had been squandered. This adds up to 3636 Covid-19 immunization dosages altogether as there are six portions in a Pfizer vial and five portions in a J&J vial.

  6 months ago ago
This is how Gauteng’s Covid-19 vaccine vials got ‘lost’

HEALTH

Surgical procedures in Gauteng hospitals are being cancelled due to a lack of clean linen

Gauteng Health MEC: Nomathemba Mokgethi Image: news24 In the legislature, and in a written reply to questions from the DA’s Jack Bloom, Nomathemba Mokgethi, MEC for Health in Gauteng revealed that hundreds of surgeries have been cancelled in nine government hospitals in Gauteng due to clean linen shortages in the area this year.

  6 months ago ago
Surgical procedures in Gauteng hospitals are being cancelled due to a lack of clean linen

HEALTH

Good news about vaccines roll-outs

In a bid to inoculate however many individuals as could be expected under the circumstances, the Gauteng Department of Health has set up 94 spring up versatile immunization destinations at chose nearby government races casting a ballot stations. We have beyond what 200 destinations in Gauteng where electors can make the most of this chance when they have casted a ballot.

  6 months ago ago
Good news about vaccines roll-outs

HEALTH

‘The government is killing cancer patients by keeping us on waiting lists then sending us home to die’

Nonconformists took to Joburg's downtown requesting that the public authority quit rejecting that the city's critical public clinic — Charlotte Maxeke Johannesburg Academic Hospital — is disintegrating and pushing malignant growth treatment overabundances to emergency level. Jeanette Nkabinde pulled her prosthetic bosom from her bra and put it on the dark top of a counterfeit casket left at the means of the Gauteng Department of Health's administrative centers.

  5 months ago ago
‘The government is killing cancer patients by keeping us on waiting lists then sending us home to die’

SOCIETY

R40m spent to guard Charlotte Maxeke Hospital but thieves still managed to steal valuable items

Johannesburg - The Gauteng Health Department is said to have spent more than R40 million on safety officers and observation at Charlotte Maxeke Academic Hospital (CMJH) yearly however cheats have figured out how to break security and take significant things. This was uncovered by Gauteng Health MEC Dr Nomathemba Mokgethi in her composed answer to inquiries by DA's wellbeing representative Jack Bloom in the commonplace assembly.

  9 months ago ago
R40m spent to guard Charlotte Maxeke Hospital but thieves still managed to steal valuable items

SOCIETY

Former Gauteng Health MEC Brian Hlongwa And Co-accused Granted Bail In Decade-Old R221m Tender Graft

https://www.dailymaverick.co.za/article/2021-12-07-former-gauteng-health-mec-brian-hlongwa-and-co-accused-granted-bail-in-decade-old-r221m-tender-graft-case/ Previous Gauteng wellbeing MEC and ANC boss whip Brian Hlongwa was allowed R20,000 bail subsequent to showing up in court regarding a multimillion-rand delicate extortion case. He showed up in court with his better half, Joeline Davids-Hlongwa, and six others, every one of whom deal with indictments of misrepresentation, defilement, illegal tax avoidance and what the Directorate for Priority Crime Investigation (Hawks) portrays as an example of racketeering action executed against the common wellbeing division.

  5 months ago ago
Former Gauteng Health MEC Brian Hlongwa And Co-accused Granted Bail In Decade-Old R221m Tender Graft

PARENTING

Rise Of Statutory Rape And Teenage Pregnancy in Gauteng, South Africa

Following the release of the teenage pregnancy statistics of 2021, the Gauteng MEC office recorded a total of 23 000 teenage pregnancies from April 2020 to  March 2021. Out of the 23 000 new teenage mothers 934 girls were between the ages of 10 to 14 years of age.

  9 months ago ago
Rise Of Statutory Rape And Teenage Pregnancy in Gauteng, South Africa