Fewer and fewer motorists pay e-tolls - Outa

2015-04-10 13:19

Due to growing civil disobedience, less than 23% of users pay for the use of the freeways, says Outa.

Gauteng premier: Collapse in government planning

2015-04-07 12:53

Gauteng Premier David Makhura says there's been a virtual collapse in government planning, and municipalities should go back to the old city planning model.

Gauteng aims to eliminate hunger

2015-03-12 19:04

About 20% of households in Gauteng go to bed hungry because they do not have food or money, Premier David Makhura says.

Makhura must take people's side - DA

2015-03-04 21:15

The DA has called on premier David Makhura to stand up for the people of Gauteng by scrapping e-tolls.

Makhura urged to call e-tolls referendum

2015-03-04 12:05

The DA, picketing at the Gauteng premier's office, has urged David Makhura to call for a referendum on e-tolls "so that the people's voices can be heard once and for all".

Makhura: Gauteng ANC serious about rooting out corruption

2015-02-27 15:37

Gauteng Premier David Makhura has responded decisively to political parties who took him on about corruption during his state of the province address.

Opposition disappointed with e-toll plan

2015-02-26 12:35

Opposition parties in the Gauteng legislature have taken premier David Makhura to task for not scrapping the province's e-tolling system.

GPL apologises for press ban

2015-02-25 05:00

The Gauteng provincial legislature has apologised to the Sanef regarding journalists being barred from the media gallery.


Six years after convicted fraudster Schabir Shaik was released on medical parole, apparently terminally ill, he has applied for ordinary parole - this story was among today's newspapers.

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Sanef condemns barring of journalists from media gallery

2015-02-24 05:00

The SA National Editors Forum has condemned the barring of journalists from the media gallery ahead of delivery of the state of the province address by Gauteng Premier David Makhura.


Gauteng municipalities on full alert for land invasions - Premier

2015-04-07 16:25

All municipalities in Gauteng are on full alert for land invasions, Gauteng Premier David Makhura says.

Chabane will be remembered for music - Makhura

2015-03-16 09:17

Minister of Public Service and Administration Collins Chabane will be remembered for his love of music, Gauteng Premier David Makhura says.

Madiba's spirit will live in Steyn City - Machel

2015-03-11 15:30

Former president Nelson Mandela will always be present in Steyn City, according to his widow Graça Machel, who was commemorating a park dedicated to him.

DA calls for fuel levy instead of e-tolls

2015-03-04 13:10

The Democratic Alliance has called for a fuel levy to pay for roads, instead of e-tolls, during a protest outside Gauteng premier David Makhura's office.

DA takes e-tolls fight to Makhura

2015-03-04 11:07

Around 100 people have gathered in front of Gauteng premier David Makhura's office in central Johannesburg to picket against his failure to call for a referendum on e-tolls.

ANC: Opposition trying to be radical

2015-02-26 15:46

The ANC in the Gauteng legislature has called on opposition parties to stop trying to "sound radical" by calling for e-tolls to be scrapped.

Sowetan backtracks on e-tolls report

2015-02-25 18:16

The Sowetan has retracted a report that Gauteng's e-tolling system will be replaced and clarified that there had only been a decision on a hybrid funding model.

E-tolls won't be scrapped - Makhura's office

2015-02-24 18:49

The office of Gauteng premier David Makhura has denied a report in the Sowetan stating that Makhura announced the e-tolling system in the province would be scrapped.

Millions spent to deliver free Wi-Fi for Tshwane

2015-02-24 07:50

Around R150m has been invested in the programme to deliver free Wi-Fi to Tshwane, Gauteng premier David Makhura has said.

Cope disappointed with Gauteng e-tolls move

2015-02-23 22:30

Cope says it is shocked that Gauteng premier David Makhura has not scrapped the much-opposed e-tolling system.

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