Ex-GP Health CFO fails in bid to implicate Makhura, Lukhele in PPE scandal
Kabelo Lehloeny filed a third-party notice at the Special Tribunal, seeking to implicate Premier David Makhura and former department head Mkhululi Lukhele, in the recovery processes against her which were instituted by the Special Investigating Unit (SIU).
Makhura caused financial losses through illegal PPE contracts, Tribunal hears
This comes after the Special Investigating Unit’s application that former Gauteng health chief financial officer Kabelo Lehloenya, former department head Mkhululi Lukhele and the MEC for health in the province be held liable for the financial losses suffered by the department.
Makhura's lawyer says ex-Gauteng Health CFO's Special Tribunal submission vague
The Special Investigating Unit has filed an application in the Special Tribunal against Lehloenya and former Gauteng Health HOD Mkhululi Lukhele seeking to recover monies allegedly paid to PPE service providers unlawfully.
Makhura dismisses accusations of being guilty of wrongdoing over PPE contracts
Former Gauteng Health Department chief financial officer, Kabelo Lehloenya, stated in submissions to the Special Tribunal that Gauteng Premier David Makhura and the Gauteng government should be found liable for the losses incurred by the state.
Ex-Gauteng Health Dept CFO takes on SIU at Special Tribunal over PPE contracts
Kabelo Lehloenya was among the key signatories of the 'unlawful' multi-million rand personal protective equipment (PPE) contracts, which were issued by the Gauteng government at the onset of the pandemic.
JSE experiences delays in start of trading for equity market
This comes after a record-breaking day of trades in equities.
CPI comes in at 4.6% for July - Stats SA
This is lower than the 4.9% in June and 5.2% in May.
35 Marikana claimants rejected govt's R500k offer, Solicitor-General reveals
The families have claimed R1.5 million each for general and constitutional damages.
More than R170m paid out to Marikana massacre claimants so far, says govt
Describing the horrific events as an incident, Solicitor-General Pandelani said that the government was briefing the public on the progress to demystify the narrative that it was not caring.
Expansion of Durban Port to cost R100bn over 10 years - Gordhan
Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan said that a port masterplan had already been developed and was undergoing consultations.
Transnet to issue request to look for private investors for its Durban port
Group CEO Portia Derby told journalists on Monday that the project would cost R100 billion and currently, Transnet would not be able to foot the bill.
Transnet confirms it did not pay ransom to restore IT systems after cyberattack
The company’s main ports and other utilities were affected by the attack, which left exporters among other stakeholders seething.
Bunkers, tunnels & other finds: Why Charlotte Maxeke Hospital is still closed
Charlotte Maxeke Hospital won't be opened any time soon. Missing plans, fire-proof doors and curious discoveries beneath the building are some of the reasons why.
Cosatu: Establishment of basic income grant regime requires political will
Parties at the National Economic Development and Labour Council (Nedlac) have had the issue on their agenda for some time now but there’s been no significant movement despite the apparent signs of deepening poverty due to the pandemic.
Busa backs Finance Minister Godongwana's view on basic income grants
The country has been debating whether it would be feasible to introduce an income grant since President Cyril Ramaphosa announced government would probe the issue when delivering his state of the nation address earlier this year.
Cabinet reshuffle: CDE criticises Sisulu’s move to tourism portfolio
The Centre for Development and Enterprise (CDE)’s Ann Bernstein criticised the decision to move veteran Minister Lindiwe Sisulu from human settlements, water and sanitation to tourism.
Markets, analysts react to Ndabeni-Abrahams & Godongwana's new appointments
On Thursday night, President Cyril Ramaphosa announced changes to his Cabinet reshuffling some existing members of his executive appointing new members and new deputy ministers.
Ramaphosa’s new configured Cabinet ministers officially sworn in
Acting Chief Justice Raymond Zondo officiated the process a short on Friday afternoon at the Union Buildings in Pretoria.