There are hundreds if not thousands of public servants who are facing disciplinary action - they did not benefit directly, writes Melanie Verwoerd.
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Several Uitenhage residents say the Nelson Mandela Bay municipality has failed to fix water leaks but has slapped them with huge water bills.
At the heart of the ANC's rot, endemic systemic corruption and moral decay, many have argued, is the parachuting of poor yet politically connected comrades into powerful positions.
Health services have been severely affected in parts of the controversial Maluti-A-Phofung Municipality in the Free State.
While struggling state-owned enterprises such as Eskom and SAA are diminishing the state's capacity, the practice of parachuting poorly qualified, but politically connected, people into key positions will come to an end, says President Cyril Ramaphosa.
Some North West school transport operators have failed to collect and drop pupils since schools reopened three days ago.
Gauteng MEC for Cogta Lebogang Maile gives the City of Tshwane strict deadlines to fix the City or face being placed under administration.
The High Court in Makhanda orders that the Makana Municipality be dissolved and placed under administration.
The DA has called for the Gauteng Department of Health to investigate whether a reported 'delay' in the delivery of oxygen tanks led to three deaths in the Riverlea area.
The City of Cape Town will soon begin 'enforcement operations' against the group of refugees camping outside the Central Methodist Church in Greenmarket Square, says Mayoral Committee Member for Safety and Security JP Smith.
Our decisions regarding when to intervene in resolving problems in our society are driven by the needs of service providers, and not necessarily the need to roll out services efficiently and at less cost. We have allowed problems at Eskom and other areas to become crisis before we can intervene simply because crisis response benefits service providers, Ralph Mathekga.
The pharmacy and laboratory at Mofumahadi Manapo Mopeli Hospital in QwaQwa remain closed following a total shutdown that has left many parts of Maluti-a-Phofung Municipality under lockdown.
The Department of Basic Education has denied reports that more than 300 schools have 'dropped' mathematics as a subject.
The ANC councillor's office in Ward 15, Mamelodi, that was torched over the weekend, has been the target of destruction before, Gauteng Human Settlements, Urban Planning and Cogta MEC Lebogang Maile confirms.
The Gauteng Department of Health has confirmed that 10 babies died at Tembisa Hospital's neonatal unit between November and December last year, due to a Carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae outbreak.
Higher Education Minister Blade Nzimande says he is engaging with the basic education department regarding the word 'fail' when describing the performance of students who don't do well.
It's a joyous day for pupils and parents at mega state-of-the-art school Noordgesig Primary in Diepkloof, Soweto, as the new school year starts at the revamped premises.
After five years without running water, seven Limpopo homes have been reconnected to the municipal water supply network.
Distraught RDP house owner Sipho Sotokwe said the stinking "river" running at the back of his house in Joe Modise and in his neighbour's backyard attracted herds of pigs that eat the excrement.
A resident of C Section in Lindelani, Durban has been hailed a local hero after he saved three children trapped inside a burning shack.
Tshwane mayor Stevens Mokgalapa will hear his fate when the DA's federal executive committee meets in two weeks, according to Gauteng leader John Moodey.
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