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HEALTH

Controversial Qedani Mahlangu makes a sh0cking comeback

The spotlight is once again on former Gauteng MEC for health Qedani Mahlangu. She is set to clear her name at the ongoing Life Esidimeni inquest. The inquest aims to find if anyone can be held criminally liable for the deaths of 144 mental healthcare patients who died from neglect in 2016.

  8 days ago ago
Controversial Qedani Mahlangu makes a sh0cking comeback

HEALTH

Bad News To The Vaccinated South Africans As This Will Happen If They Lost Their Card

Residents with current immunizations who've misplaced their immunization cards can receive a new one and use the electronic immunization framework and the # 40; EVDS and the # 41; Number by visiting your vaccination centre. Inoculated people who contact the vaccination center where they were immunized using the specific 12-digit electronic immunization record framework and # 40; EVDS and # 41; Number can replace lost immunization cards.Each inoculation data is entered into the EVDS at the time of immunization, according to the Wellbeing Service, including the percentage received and the cluster number.When asked how to get a new vaccination card, Gauteng MEC spokesperson for well-being Kwara Kekana suggested simply going to the site where you received your immunization and speaking with the site chief.

  3 months ago ago
Bad News To The Vaccinated South Africans As This Will Happen If They Lost Their Card

SOCIETY

Sad news :The Gauteng MEC passed away

The division of Community Safety have been hit by an overwhelming blow when the Gauteng MEC for Community Safety Faith Mazibuko discussed the tragic information on Mr. Sipho Thanjekwayo's demise. He was the acting Head of Department at the Department of Community Safety and it was affirmed that he died due to Coronavirus related confusions.

  6 months ago ago
Sad news :The Gauteng MEC passed away

POLITICS

Things to know about South African politician Nomantu Nkomo-Ralehoko

Nomantu Nkomo-Ralehoko (born 8 June 1966) is a South African politician. She is a member of the African National Congress. She has served as the Gauteng MEC (Member of the Executive Council) for Finance and e-Government since May 2019. Nkomo-Ralehoko was elected to the Gauteng Provincial Legislature in June 1999.

  3 months ago ago
Things to know about South African politician Nomantu Nkomo-Ralehoko

SOCIETY

RIP Condolences | Gauteng MEC Faith Mazibuko Mourns The Death Of A GTP Member

The Careless and reckless behaviour of a taxi driver took the life of a hardworking and dedicated Gauteng Police officer on duty. The Gauteng MEC of Community Safety Ms. Faith Mazibuko was lost for words when he learned the passing away of Gauteng Traffic Police officer Moses Nose Mathebula, and she appealed to all taxi owners to ensure that their motor vehicles are roadworthy upon embarking on trips.

  3 months ago ago
RIP Condolences | Gauteng MEC Faith Mazibuko Mourns The Death Of A GTP Member

POLITICS

Brian Hlongwa Could Be In Serious Trouble After This Was Revealed To The Public

https://www.sowetanlive.co.za/news/south-africa/2021-12-07-former-health-mec-brian-hlongwa-due-in-court-over-decade-old-scandal/?utm_medium=Social&utm_source=Twitter#Echobox=1638864932-1 Previous Gauteng MEC for wellbeing Brian Hlongwa, who was ensnared in unpredictable consumption during his residency somewhere in the range of 2006 and 2010, will show up in a Johannesburg court on Tuesday. This was affirmed by a NPA official on Tuesday morning.

  1 month ago ago
Brian Hlongwa Could Be In Serious Trouble After This Was Revealed To The Public

SOCIETY

Just In| Whistle-Blower Government Employee Shot dead in cold blood

It has now emerged that the government employee who was shot dead yesterday may have known some secrets and was on the verge of exposing them when she was killed. It has been reported that she was a whistle blower who had files on some top people and her expose would get many in trouble.

  5 months ago ago
Just In| Whistle-Blower Government Employee Shot dead in cold blood

EDUCATION

Schools Not Safe Anymore As Teachers Robbed At Gunpoint In Randfontein

Gauteng MEC for education, Panyaza Lesufi said he is concerned about the security in schools after teachers at Phokompe High School in Randfontein were robbed at gun point. Two men allegedly gained entry into the school premises under the false pretence that they had a scheduled meeting with the principal of the school.

  5 months ago ago
Schools Not Safe Anymore As Teachers Robbed At Gunpoint In Randfontein

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Gauteng MEC slammed for spending R100k

The DA has pummeled the expanded spending on corporate gifts by the Gauteng Department of Sports, Arts, Culture, and Recreation when numerous craftsmen and competitors in the area are battling to earn barely enough to get by. The DA said the Gauteng Department of Sports, Arts, Culture, and Recreation expanded its use on corporate gifts by 1804% in the 2020/2021 monetary year as opposed to giving truly necessary awards to craftsmen and competitors who lost their vocations during the Covid-19 lockdown.

  2 months ago ago
Gauteng MEC slammed for spending R100k

EDUCATION

Gauteng MEC Mr Lesufi announced new processes for 2022 Online application, placement and admission.

Gauteng department of education announced new procedures to guide the application and admission process of learners in schools within the province. The department has of Education preferred an online application system due to the fluctuation of Covid-19 cases and lockdown conditions put to save lives of parents, learners and stuff.

  5 months ago ago
Gauteng MEC Mr Lesufi announced new processes for 2022 Online application, placement and admission.

EDUCATION

Gauteng Education Successfully Opens Online Registration For Grade 8

Gauteng MEC for education, Panyaza Lesufi has announced that the department in Gauteng has opened online registration for learners advancing to grade eight. Panyaza Lesufi says the registration is easy and efficient hence parents or guardians who have learners advancing to grade eight should sweat. "They will get an SMS.

  5 months ago ago
Gauteng Education Successfully Opens Online Registration For Grade 8

POLITICS

ANC Politician Lebogang Maile Has Written A Thought Provoking Tweet To His Fellow Comrades

Considering ongoing turns of events, ANC Politician Lebogang Maile, who is right now filling in as the Gauteng MEC for Human Settlements, Urban Planning and Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, has taken to Twitter to address his kindred Comrades, with respect to how the ANC has acted in late neighborhood government races.

  2 months ago ago
ANC Politician Lebogang Maile Has Written A Thought Provoking Tweet To His Fellow Comrades

PARENTING

10 year old moms part of teen pregnancy stats

Gauteng MEC for health Nomathemba Mokgethi released the records said to be from April 2020 till March 2021. The province is said to recorded 23 000 teen pregnancies with 10 to 14 year olds making up 934 of the statistics. The revelation comes as a written response from the MEC to questions posed by the DA tabled in the Gauteng legislature.

  5 months ago ago
10 year old moms part of teen pregnancy stats

SOCIETY

Another senior government Official dies, department of health confirms

The department of health has confirmed the death of a senior employee who was killed assassination style this morning. Babita Deokaran, 53, was shot multiple times in her upper body by an assailant that is still at large. The official, who had just dropped her child at school before the shooting, later died in hospital in the afternoon.

  5 months ago ago
Another senior government Official dies, department of health confirms

HEALTH

14 children await gift of life at Johannesburg's hospital as the MEC appeals for organ donore,

Gauteng MEC for Health Dr Nomathemba Mokgethi on Wednesday disclosed that there are 182 sufferers watching for organ transplants at the Charlotte Maxeke Johannesburg Academic Hospital. Fourteen of those are kids. “These patients are geared up for the transplant as quickly as an identical organ will become available,” she said.

  4 months ago ago
14 children await gift of life at Johannesburg's hospital as the MEC appeals for organ donore,

HEALTH

14 children await gift of life at Johannesburg hospital as MEC appeals for organ donors

Gauteng MEC for Health Dr Nomathemba Mokgethi on Wednesday revealed that there are 182 patients anticipating organ transfers at the Charlotte Maxeke Johannesburg Academic Hospital. Fourteen of these are kids. "These patients are prepared for the transfer when a coordinating with organ opens up," she said.

  4 months ago ago
14 children await gift of life at Johannesburg hospital as MEC appeals for organ donors

JUSTICE

Life Esidimeni inquest adjourned abruptly

https://www.sowetanlive.co.za/news/south-africa/2021-09-15-life-esidimeni-inquest-adjourned-abruptly/ The Life Esidimeni investigation which tries to set up in the event that anybody can be expected criminally to take responsibility for the passings of 144 emotional wellness patients went to an unexpected dismissal on Wednesday because of lawful portrayal issues. Various nongovernmental associations (NGOs) representatives who have been ensnared and were legitimately unrepresented made a 180 degree-turn and chose they presently need lawful portrayal.

  4 months ago ago
Life Esidimeni inquest adjourned abruptly

PARENTING

Lockdown proves to have increased teenage pregnancy in Gauteng

The Gauteng health MEC, Nomathemba Mokgethi, has disclosed that 23 226 pupils in Gauteng fell pregnant April 2020 and March 2021. The Gauteng MEC also mentioned that 10 year old girls are also included in that staggering number. At least 3,000 girls between the ages of 10 and 19 opted for pregnancy termination.

  5 months ago ago
Lockdown proves to have increased teenage pregnancy in Gauteng

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.

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

SOCIETY

Government Employee Was Shot Dead Who Knows Some Secrets And Was On The Verge Of Exposing Them

It has now came up that the government employee who was shot dead yesterday may have known some deep secrets and was on the about to expose them when she was killed. It has been announced that she was a whistle blower who had files on some top people and her exposing them would get many in trouble.

  5 months ago ago
Government Employee Was Shot Dead Who Knows Some Secrets And Was On The Verge Of Exposing Them