The government has introduced a new plan to ensure that by 2019 patients who go to the country’s 3 500 clinics do not wait for more than two hours for assistance, President Jacob Zuma has said.
Eleven of the public works officials charged in relation to the spending at President Jacob Zuma’s Nkandla homestead say they fear for their lives if journalists sit in on their hearings.
The Public Service Commission says some government departments are abusing affirmative action by not filling posts when there are no qualified black candidates available.
The presidency has lamented the state’s reliance on outsourcing work to consultants, poor management in departments and instability in the administrative leadership.
The Public Service Commission has suggested that it may be time to rethink the government’s appointment and transformation policies.
Ronald Lamola has “unfinished business” with the ANC Youth League, and wants to tackle it by becoming the league’s new leader.
The Public Service Commission says “cadre deployment” is misused to reward undeserving, inexperienced and unqualified political party officials.
The controversial e-tolling of Gauteng roads was first considered by the provincial government more than 10 years before construction started, Transport Minister Dipuo Peters has said.
They could not prove they had ever completed a building and the prices in their bidding documents were pencilled in.
The Department of Public Works will this week hold discussions about a “settlement proposal” with 12 of its officials who have been charged in connection with upgrades at President Jacob Zuma’s Nkandla home.
A high court ruling that Public Protector Thuli Madonsela’s findings are not binding has vindicated ANC MPs in Parliament’s committee dealing with the controversial R246 million upgrades to President Jacob Zuma’s private Nkandla residence, says committee chairperson Cedric Frolick.
The Economic Freedom Fighters have lambasted civil rights group AfriForum for defending “racists”.
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Wednesday. I’m hungry. I’m thinking about Doctor Hunter S Thomson.
The silence is about protecting white male privilege, which is under scrutiny in South Africa’s university system.
The ANC has lost moral authority. The public, even its voting public, no longer believes the party will do the right thing.