Magashule turning Free State into banana republic – DA

2015-12-28 16:35

Free State Premier Ace Magashule is turning the province into a banana republic, the DA says.

DA slams Magashule for giving ‘flashy’ cars to traditional leaders

2015-12-10 18:44

The DA in the Free State has accused Premier Ace Magashule of trying to secure rural votes for the ANC in next year's local government elections, after he handed over six brand new Mercedes-Benzes to traditional leaders.

Four things you should know about water-shedding

2015-11-19 21:33

The Free State has scheduled water-shedding across all its municipalities, as it only has 30 days supply left in reserves. Here are four things you should know.

Free State premier delays JSC interviews

2015-10-07 12:41

Judicial Service Commission interviews for vacancies on the bench have been delayed by two hours after Free State Premier Ace Magashule arrived late.

Free State premier's office defends R8m upgrade

2015-04-29 16:32

Free State Premier Ace Magashule's office has defended the almost R8m spent on remodelling his guest house and swimming pool.

Probe into med supplies at Free State hospital

2014-07-22 11:30

An investigation is to be launched at the Pelonomi Hospital after much needed medical equipment and consumables were founded locked away in store rooms, the provincial health department says.

DA calls for the dismissal of health MEC

2014-07-04 22:36

The DA says Free State Premier Ace Magashule should immediately fire the province's health MEC Benny Malakoane.

DA: Free State govt apathetic about health

2014-06-02 13:27

The Free State government's general apathy towards the deteriorating health situation in the province's public health sector is concerning, the Democratic Alliance says.

Magashule urged to appoint executive soon

2014-05-27 11:12

Free State Premier Ace Magashule must appoint his new executive council immediately as there is a lot of work to be done in the province, the DA says.

DA accuses Free State ANC of buying votes

2014-04-30 14:05

The DA in the Free State has accused premier Ace Magashule of buying votes for the ANC through distributing title deeds.


Magashule hits back at DA over 'flashy' cars comment

2015-12-11 20:46

Free State Premier Ace Magashule has hit back over allegations that he is abusing his powers to secure votes for next year’s local government elections.

Free State, Madeira to build business relations - Magashule

2015-12-08 21:14

Free State Premier Ace Magashule says the province is ready to form business relations with the Portuguese island of Madeira.

Putting JSC delay on premier unfair - Free State govt

2015-10-07 21:43

It is unfair of the media to blame Premier Ace Magashule for a two hour delay at the Judicial Service Commission interviews in Cape Town, the Free State provincial government says.

ANC to give Cuban Five a hero's welcome in Bloemfontein

2015-06-30 18:36

Free State Premier Ace Magashule will welcome the Cuban Five at the ANC headquarters in Bloemfontein.

Farmers ready to 'stand and not run'

2014-08-06 15:13

Free State farmers will accept no compromise on economic or constitutional principles in the development of agriculture, a leader of an agriculture body says.

Health MEC stays, Free State premier says

2014-07-11 05:00

Free State Premier Ace Magashule will not heed calls to suspend or fire the province's Health MEC Benny Malakoane, following reports of disarray in his department.

TAC wants Free State health MEC suspended

2014-07-03 12:37

The Treatment Action Campaign has called for the suspension of the Free State's health MEC and for a full disclosure of the province's health finances, due to the province's crumbling health system.

New Free State executive to be named

2014-05-27 14:36

The Free State's new provincial executive will be announced, spokesperson Mondli Mvambi says.

Time to act on promises - Magashule

2014-05-21 21:01

The time to serve the people of the Free State has come, newly re-elected Premier Ace Magashule says.

Free State hardest hit by meds shortage - TAC

2014-03-20 15:41

The Treatment Action Campaign says the Free State has been hardest hit by medicine shortages for HIV and tuberculosis.

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