Use soccer to unite against xenophobia: Makhura

2017-02-26 22:10

Gauteng Premier David Makhura has launched a soccer tournament called the Social Cohesion Games which will involve 768 players from different African countries and 64 teams.

Makhura calls for parties to work together to make Gauteng stronger

2017-02-20 22:15

Gauteng has remained resilient as the economic and industrial hub of South Africa and the SADC region, Premier David Makhura has said in his State of the Province address.

Local government's plan for SA's economic powerhouse

Gauteng Premier David Makhura on Monday deliver the State of the Province Address in the West Rand.

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EFF disrupts SOPA, Makhura warns of using Esidimeni tragedy as 'political football'

2017-02-20 12:33

Gauteng Premier David Makhura has warned opposition parties of using the deaths of Life Esidimeni psychiatric patients as 'political football' following an attempted disruption by the EFF during his State of the Province Address (SOPA).

Road closures for Gauteng SOPA

2017-02-19 18:51

Several roads will be affected when Gauteng Premier David Makhura delivers his State of the Province Address in Randfontein on Monday.

Esidimeni families start their healing process

2017-02-18 20:23

Tears, songs and prayer marked the first day of healing for the families of the psychiatric patients who died after being transferred from Life Esidimeni to 27 unlicensed NGOs last year.

Masina's power 'plan'

2017-02-12 06:01

Insiders say Ekurhuleni mayor Mzwandile Masina, is plotting an exit and is setting his sights on taking Gauteng Premier David Makhura’s job.

More trouble for Mahlangu

2017-02-05 06:05

Former Gauteng Health MEC Qedani Mahlangu is not off the hook yet and could still face the ANC’s integrity commission.

Life Esidimeni in crosshairs at ANC Gauteng lekgotla

2017-02-04 08:18

Premier David Makhura’s administration is expected to come under the spotlight as the ANC in Gauteng meet for its provincial lekgotla this weekend following the Life Esidimeni saga.

EFF lays 94 murder charges against Gauteng premier, former health MEC

2017-02-02 15:17

Members of the EFF's Gauteng Provincial Legislature have laid 94 charges of murder against Premier David Makhura and former health MEC Qedani Mahlangu.


'Please learn from this horror' - EFF tells Makhura

2017-02-23 21:23

Gauteng Premier David Makhura has been criticised for his role in the Esidimeni deaths, during debate on his state of the province address in the Gauteng legislature.

Makhura dishing up 'reheated dreams' - DA

2017-02-20 21:06

Gauteng Premier David Makhura's intention to set up panels and commissions to help him deal with the province's social ills indicate that his executive structures are failing him, the DA has said.

Stun grenades fired to disperse protesters outside Gauteng SOPA

2017-02-20 12:56

Police have fired stun grenades to disperse a group of EFF members protesting outside Gauteng Premier David Makhura's State of the Province Address.

Makhura to deliver Gauteng State of the province address

2017-02-20 06:42

Gauteng Premier David Makhura is set to deliver the state of the province address at Greenhills Stadium in Randfontein.

Write to us: No Messiah will save us

2017-02-19 06:10

34 people were massacred in Marikana by the police and we were not outraged. Now, more than 94 mentally ill patients have died from Life Esidimeni to unlicensed nongovernmental organisations. Still we are not outraged, writes Thabile Mange.

Makhura never saw Esidimeni warning letter - official

2017-02-12 13:48

Gauteng Premier David Makhura did not personally see a letter warning against the move of patients from Life Esidimeni's Waverley Care Centre, the provincial government says.

Makhura’s role in mental patient deaths to be probed - DA

2017-02-05 14:45

The role of Gauteng Premier David Makhura in the deaths of 94 mental health patients is set to be investigated during an oversight committee meeting, the DA says.

Gauteng ANCYL withdraws Life Esidimeni charges

2017-02-04 10:17

The ANC Youth League in Gauteng is to withdraw charges of corruption and culpable homicide which it laid against former health MEC Qedani Mahlangu and calls for Premier David Makhura to resign.

Makhura must take responsibility for Esidimeni deaths - DA

2017-02-03 11:19

Gauteng Premier David Makhura needs to take responsibility for the deaths of 94 mentally-ill patients moved out of the Life Esidimeni facility to cut costs, DA MPL Jack Bloom says.

Calls mount for Gauteng premier to resign over 94 deaths

2017-02-02 12:40

The DA, Cope and ANC Youth League have all separately called for Gauteng Premier David Makhura to step down after at least 94 mentally-ill patients died in the province during cost-cutting measures.

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