Economy is at a crossroads, says Creecy

2014-11-20 19:28

The weakening current account deficit and rising public debt highlights the need for fiscal consolidation, says Gauteng finance MEC Barbara Creecy.

Gauteng improved its revenue: Creecy

2014-07-24 16:15

The Gauteng provincial government has improved its revenue from R2 620bn to R4 344bn over the past five years, finance MEC Barbara Creecy says.

Creecy: Gauteng setting the pace on empowerment

2014-01-08 08:34

Gauteng's matric figures show that the province is setting the pace when it comes to empowerment, education MEC Barbara Creecy says.

Gauteng matric results highest in 20 years

2014-01-07 16:16

The Gauteng matric pass rate increased to 87% in 2013, making it the best matric result for the past 20 years.

MEC announces school registration period

2013-04-08 14:41

Parents of school-going children in Gauteng will have to finalise admissions earlier than usual.

Gauteng steps up youth unemployment fight

2013-03-06 19:12

Gauteng aims to fight youth unemployment through a technical education project, says Education MEC Barbara Creecy.

Gauteng govt gets mixed score from DA

2013-01-08 18:46

Gauteng Premier Nomvula Mokonyane deserves modest appraisal despite some improvements while her Cabinet deserves some praise, the DA says.

ANC feels the heat in Mangaung

2012-12-17 16:11

Pieces of paper and even name tags have fluttered as delegates at the ANC's conference venue tried to cool themselves down in Mangaung.

Gauteng education dept 'wasting money'

2012-09-05 16:59

The Gauteng education department has been accused of wasting millions of rand of its budget on forensic audits.

MEC: Textbook delivery plans on track

2012-09-04 13:35

Plans for the delivery of textbooks and learning materials for Gauteng schools next year are on track, Education MEC Barbara Creecy says.


Open tender process for Gauteng

2014-11-10 18:40

The Gauteng transport department and Gauteng treasury are piloting a new open tender process for the province.

Gauteng govt fails DA report card

2014-01-14 12:13

The DA has scored Gauteng Premier Nomvula Mokonyane four out of 10 in its provincial government report card.

Township schools outperform model C schools

2014-01-07 22:29

For the first time since the dawn of democracy, township schools have outshone model C schools with matric results in Gauteng.

Crimeline for youth launched in Gauteng

2013-10-31 07:14

An initiative to make schools safer has been launched by the Gauteng education department, the police and Crime Line.

Faith issue in schools tackled

2013-03-18 20:40

A team of faith-based organisations is to develop an "anti-harmful" religious strategy in schools, Gauteng Education MEC Barbara Creecy says.

Lightning victims sedated, stay in ICU

2013-02-13 21:59

Two King Edward VII School boys are sedated and still in intensive care at Netcare Milpark Hospital after being struck by lightning, doctors say.

ANCYL spokesperson nominated for NEC

2012-12-18 20:37

Former Gauteng Housing MEC Humprey Mmemezi and former ANCYL spokesperson Magdalene Moonsamy were on the list of nominations for the ANC's NEC at the party's Mangaung conference.

Boy shoots 'bully' at Gauteng high school

2012-11-20 20:55

An East Rand Grade 11 pupil has apparently shot dead a fellow pupil he accused of bullying him, a Gauteng education official says.

Gauteng schools to get more classrooms

2012-09-04 18:56

A total of 93 schools in Gauteng will get more classrooms before the next academic year, says Education MEC Barbara Creecy.

MEC: School bullying under-reported

2012-08-21 21:36

Bullying is a serious problem for Gauteng schools, but the true scale is not known due to under-reporting, provincial Education MEC Barbara Creecy says.

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