Makhura under the spotlight again - this time for deadly Joburg blaze

2018-09-07 17:24

Gauteng Premier David Makhura has been placed at the centre of yet another government tragedy – this time relating to the deadly blaze at a Johannesburg government building in which three firefighters died.

Makhura's long road to unity

2018-07-29 12:03

Gauteng Premier David Makhura continually harps on the importance of service delivery, but this is hard to reconcile with the endless service-delivery protests from all corners of the province, writes Rapule Tabane.

No Cabinet shake ups because of leadership contest - Makhura

2018-07-23 05:15

Newly elected ANC Gauteng chairperson David Makhura says he will not use his role in both the political party and government to get rid of people who had different leadership preferences.

Makhura elected unopposed as Gauteng ANC chairperson

2018-07-21 07:14

Gauteng Premier David Makhura has been elected as ANC provincial chairperson at the party's 13th elective congress, unopposed.

The ANC government has neglected coloured communities - Makhura

2018-07-20 20:34

The ANC-led government and its municipalities need to act urgently to correct the neglect experienced by coloured communities in Gauteng, premier and ANC provincial chairperson hopeful David Makhura has said.

Gauteng premier must instruct Qedani Mahlangu to pay Life Esidimeni families from her own pocket - DA

2018-07-17 17:12

The DA has sent letters to Gauteng Premier David Makhura and Health MEC Gwen Ramokgopa, demanding that those implicated in the Life Esidimeni tragedy, including former MEC Qedani Mahlangu, pay a share of the arbitration awarded to the relatives of the deceased.

The ANC shall return to run Tshwane - David Makhura

2018-07-07 17:37

ANC Gauteng acting chairperson David Makhura says the party will regain control of Tshwane metro once it has regained the confidence of the city's residents.

We will begin expropriating land without compensation 'right away, whether you like it or not' - Gauteng MEC

2018-06-19 16:54

Land expropriation without compensation has taken centre stage in the Gauteng legislature, with Infrastructure Development MEC Jacob Mamabolo saying that the process was going to start "whether you like it or not".

Society must demand politicians undergo lifestyle audits - David Makhura

2018-06-18 12:09

South Africans must cultivate an obsession with integrity and ethics, says Gauteng Premier David Makhura.

Gauteng deserves better than Makhura

2018-06-17 12:26

‘No municipality will collapse under my watch,” Gauteng Premier David Makhura said when confirming that Emfuleni Local Municipality had been placed under administration this week, writes Makashule Gana.


If you want our votes next year, do the right thing - TAC warns Makhura

2018-08-07 15:42

The Treatment Action Campaign has issued a stern warning to Gauteng Premier David Makhura to do the "right thing" or risk losing votes in the upcoming elections.

Gauteng ANC asks for time to deal with controversial PEC members

2018-07-23 17:13

The ANC in Gauteng has asked for time to deal with controversies around two embattled members of its newly elected provincial executive committee.

Lobbying ends now - Makhura to ANC Gauteng

2018-07-22 22:19

“I will not let you down,” declared newly elected ANC Gauteng chairperson David Makhura as he called for an end to lobby groups and ill-discipline in the province.

'Stop talking about the EFF's need to come home' - Makhura at ANC Gauteng conference

2018-07-20 21:50

ANC Gauteng chair hopeful David Makhura has called on ANC members to stop asking the EFF to return to the political party, as horse trading intensifies ahead of the nomination and election of new provincial leaders.

Names touted in last-minute discussions ahead of hotly-contested ANC Gauteng conference

2018-07-20 07:32

The ANC Gauteng's regions are still embroiled in discussions about who should lead the province as the party prepares to kick off its 13th provincial congress.

ANC in Gauteng confident ahead of conference, despite court challenges

2018-07-16 19:33

The ANC in Gauteng says it is confident and ready ahead of this weekend's provincial conference, despite looming court challenges against two of its regional conferences.

ANC Gauteng spoilt for choice ahead of upcoming provincial congress – Lesufi

2018-07-06 16:36

Gauteng education MEC Panyaza Lesufi is set to go up against former Johannesburg mayor Parks Tau and economic development MEC Lebogang Maile for the position of deputy chairperson.

ANC NEC cancels all Gauteng regional conferences set for weekend

2018-06-18 17:02

The ANC's national executive committee has decided to halt all regional conferences which were due to take place in Gauteng this weekend.

Government needs to stop seeing civil society as an enemy – Makhura

2018-06-17 19:15

Gauteng premier and acting ANC provincial chairperson David Makhura has admitted that that had his government listened to civic organisations, the Life Esidimeni tragedy would not have happened.

ANC: Still no consequences for Qedani Mahlangu over Life Esidimeni

2018-06-16 12:26

Acting ANC chairperson Premier David Makhura has defended the 14-month long wait for the party's integrity commission to act against former health MEC Qedani Mahlangu.

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