R1m set aside for officials'pictures

2014-11-20 14:16

The Eastern Cape health department has set aside nearly R1m to have 1 520 framed photographs of Premier Phumulo Masualle and health MEC Pumza Dyantyi at all its health facilities.

Trollip to apologise to Eastern Cape premier

2014-10-09 19:30

DA Eastern Cape leader Athol Trollip will apologise to provincial Premier Phumulo Masualle for implying he is a "liar and a cheat", the legislature says.

Families have role in keeping initiates safe - premier

2014-07-09 21:07

Families and communities have a role to play in keeping initiates safe, Eastern Cape Premier Phumulo Masualle says.

Masualle denies altering DA's Mandela questions

2014-07-05 08:40

Eastern Cape premier Phumulo Masualle has denied having altered written questions given by the Democratic Alliance about the Mandela funeral funds.

Stop media leaks, Eastern Cape ANC urges

2013-02-11 22:34

ANC members and leaders must stop leaking information about confidential discussions at meetings to the media, its Eastern Cape branchys.

Zuma T-shirts at ANC E Cape conference

2012-11-30 14:36

Many ANC Eastern Cape delegates to the party's provincial nominations conference wore yellow T-shirts bearing President Jacob Zuma's image.

Rape ambulance driver fired

2010-10-28 10:54

An Eastern Cape ambulance driver who allegedly raped the mother of a child he was taking to hospital has been fired after a disciplinary hearing.

EC hospital 'won't close'

2010-09-29 16:13

Matatiele's troubled Taylor Bequest Hospital will not close down, says an official from the Eastern Cape health department.

DA: Don't bury Frere report

2010-07-18 22:22

The DA wants to know why the manager of East London's Frere hospital, who allegedly tried to cover up the death of 100s of babies, hasn't been held accountable.

E Cape probes baby deaths report

2010-05-24 22:42

The Eastern Cape health department says it is probing a report stating that over a hundred premature babies have died at Mthatha's Nelson Mandela Academic Hospital since January.


Premier condemns burning of OR Tambo statue

2014-10-23 20:53

Eastern Cape Premier Phumulo Masualle has condemned the burning of ANC stalwart Oliver Tambo's statue at the heritage site in Nkantolo village in Bizana.

Man scams Eastern Cape schools

2014-09-10 08:39

A scam by a man who claims to distribute computers donated by the office of the Eastern Cape Premier Phumulo Masualle has hit schools in the province.

Man appears over initiates' deaths

2014-07-09 18:37

The case of a man charged with murdering two initiates he circumcised has been postponed in the Libode Magistrate's Court.

Taxpayers to pay for MEC's crash

2013-02-26 11:11

The Eastern Cape government has revealed that taxpayers will have to pay the R171 000 bill for finance MEC Phumulo Masualle's damaged car, according to a report.

Call for ANCYL NEC to be disbanded

2012-12-19 22:18

The ANC in Mpumalanga has proposed that the ruling party disbands the ANC Youth League’s national executive committee, citing the conduct and behaviour of the Youth League.

Fight ANC and face the wrath of the ancestors: Zuma

2011-12-16 13:25

ANC president Jacob Zuma has warned party members in the Eastern Cape not to let themselves be influenced by money and other members, to rise against leadership - or risk the wrath of the ancestors.

Eastern Cape health dept set for revamp

2010-10-26 20:34

The Eastern Cape health department is to be reshaped with a leaner bureaucracy and more service delivery at ground level, says Health MEC Phumulo Masualle.

Health MEC 'not sitting on report'

2010-07-19 19:09

Eastern Cape Health MEC Phumulo Masualle is not stalling on a report arising out of the furore over baby deaths at East London's Frere Hospital, his spokesperson says.

13 initiates die in 12 days

2010-06-17 11:50

Two more initiates have died in the Eastern Cape, as provincial health officials raid more illegal initiation schools.

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