Makhura describes his tenure as a "towering monument of progress" #GautengSOPA
Gauteng Premier David Makhura has delivered his last State of the Province Address.
Makhura highlighted his success and described his tenure as a "towering monument of progress".
He praised the ANC government for what he says are its efforts to improve the quality of education in the province which ranked number one in education based on the 2018 matric results.
He says this is because the government has invested a lot of money in schools of specialisation...to ensure that learners receive the best education, saying this one of the ways government is turning the state of the economy in the province.Thando Kubheka, Reporter - EWN
He also touched on investing in township economy to ensure that ordinary South Africans are given a chance to play a role in the economy.Thando Kubheka, Reporter - EWN
He spoke about infrastructure and how R1.3 trillion has been put in place to build a reliable and sustainable transport system.Thando Kubheka, Reporter - EWN
To hear more from David Makhura's State of the Province Address, listen below:
Even though Section 27 has taken the department to court for pupils not being fed, the department says the scheme is working.Read More
Stakeholder and communications head Kaizer Kganyago unpacks how his unit will handle this investigation.Read More
The auditor-general says people need to act in curbing irregular expenditure shown in municipal audits.Read More
The Presidency says that it will be a public platform to address all the questions on issues and challenges currently facing society.Read More
Metrorail said the trial trips would stress-test operational plans which need to comply with COVID-19 regulations.Read More
Oxfam SA inequality programmes manager Dr Basani Baloyi says a there is a shortage of critical medical supplies and understaffing.Read More
MP Werner Horn, who's also the DA's Federal Legal Commission deputy chairperson, has been tasked with investigating the misconduct claims against Helen Zille.Read More
Statistician-General Risenga Maluleke says this data doesn't include post lockdown data of the economy's performance.Read More
The organisation's COO Benay Sager says people should avoid getting into debt as no one knows what the future holds.Read More
Politics of the left and right are failing argues Thomas Piketty in his latest New York Times Best Seller, "Capital and Ideology".Read More