GAUTENG HEALTH DEPARTMENT TO INVESTIGATE DODGY CONTRACTS

Picture of Caswell Chao Chao                                                                 Pic: Facebook

Dubious payments to suppliers at Bertha Gxowa hospital come under scrutiny

 Introducing Chao Chao, the company which has scored millions of rands through its contracts at the Bertha Gxowa hospital in Germiston, Ekurhuleni Continue reading “GAUTENG HEALTH DEPARTMENT TO INVESTIGATE DODGY CONTRACTS”

DARK CLOUDS GATHER OVER ZUMA

Former South African President Jacob Zuma                                  Pic:Boxer Ngwenya

Former President to face corruption charges

It took a mere nine minutes and three seconds for National Prosecuting Authority head Shaun Abrahams to announce that former president Jacob Zuma will finally have his day in court comes after almost nine years of Zuma waging court battles to avoid being charged with corruption, racketeering, money laundering and fraud. Continue reading “DARK CLOUDS GATHER OVER ZUMA”

DAY ZERO NEARS FOR MOKONYANE

Minister Nomvula Mokonyane .                                                                                Pic: Dumisani Dube

Minister Nomvula Mokonyane could be summoned in parliament to answer hard questions

PARLIAMENT: The former Minister of Water and Sanitation Nomvula Mokonyane could be summoned in parliament to answer questions relating to finances in the embattled department. Continue reading “DAY ZERO NEARS FOR MOKONYANE”

NEW BOLDER TOYOTA YARIS BREAKS GROUND

Hot on the heels of the recently launched VW Polo Vivo, enters the new Toyota Yaris in a bolder, bigger and more modern interpretation. With a total of 1 000 new parts, the sight of the newcomer is likely to bring a cheer on Yaris lovers who will no doubt appreciate the new wide grille and new headlights, which clearly distinguishes the new model from the one its replaces. Most enthusiasts agree that it was time for a revamp of their favourite model, which debuted on South African soil in 2005. Continue reading “NEW BOLDER TOYOTA YARIS BREAKS GROUND”

What led to world’s worst listeriosis outbreak in South Africa

South Africa Listeriosis Outbreak

This a stock photo of cold meats, not Enterprise products  Pic thesouthafrican.com

By: Lise Korsten

South Africa has had the biggest listeriosis outbreak in the world that resulted in more than 180 deaths to date. The Conversation Africa’s health editor Candice Bailey spoke to Prof Lise Korsten about the challenges around food safety in the country. Continue reading “What led to world’s worst listeriosis outbreak in South Africa”

DUDU MYENI FAILS TO SHOW UP IN PARLIAMENT

Then Minister of finance Melusi Gigaba                                                        Pic by Dumisani Dube

What will it take to have former SAA chairperson Dudu Myeni, the Gupta brothers and associates to appear before the portfolio committee inquiry into the mismanagement of state funds in State owned enterprises?Myeni, the Gupta brothers and associates were scheduled to appear before the committee on Tuesday afternoon but on Monday sent letters that they will not be available. Continue reading “DUDU MYENI FAILS TO SHOW UP IN PARLIAMENT”