DA KZN: KZN government fails to warn South Coast rural communities about sewerage spill

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Democratic Alliance media statement by Dr Rishigen Viranna, MPL DA KZN Alternate Spokesperson on Health     THE DA is shocked by the blatant lack of action by KZN’s Health department and the Ugu District Municipality in warning the public of the latest sewerage spill in Harding which began last week Tuesday. Since then, the Shepstone […]

DA KZN: Move to standardise KZN councillors’ salaries is high-risk

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Democratic Alliance media statement by George Mari, MPL DA KZN Spokesperson on COGTA   A CALL by the South African Local Government Association (SALGA) and others to make all municipal councillors full time and increase their salaries to the equivalent of MPs is set to impact enormously on KZN’s ability to finance local government. This is […]

DA KZN: Impromptu check reveals KZN’s multi-million rand mobile clinics are dilapidated and filthy

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Democratic Alliance media statement by Dr Imran Keeka, MPL DA KZN Spokesperson on Health   Two KZN Health mobile Hospitals– the subject of an ongoing Public Access to Information Application (PAIA) by the DA following alleged tender abuse – have been found to be in an appalling state. The units – a mobile truck hospital and […]

Getting to know Mmusi Maimane

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Mmusi Maimane Bokamoso: 22 June 2015

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This is Bokamoso, a weekly address from DA Leader Mmusi Maimane. Every week, both a video and written version will be published. Watch last week’s Bokamoso here: https://youtu.be/MSdb5OI4ak4

DA KZN: Thousands of government-issue condoms found dumped in rural KZN

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Democratic Alliance media statement by Dr Imran Keeka, MPL DA KZN Spokesperson on Health THE DA is shocked by the discovery of thousands of unexpired government-issue condom at a municipal rubbish dump in Emadlangeni (Utrecht) The finding was made by a DA public representative in the area.  The attached photo’s show two boxes – each with […]

DA KZN: Health department ignores DA mobile clinic tender PAIA

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Democratic Alliance media statement by Dr Imran Keeka, MPL DA KZN Spokesperson on Health   DESPITE several opportunities to come clean over the allegedly flawed procurement of several mobile clinics in the province, KZN’s health department has failed to do so. The opportunities include a Public Access to Information application submitted by the DA to KZN […]

Mmusi Maimane Bokamoso: 15 June 2015

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This is Bokamoso, a weekly address from DA Leader Mmusi Maimane. Every week, both a video and written version will be published. Watch last week’s Bokamoso here: https://youtu.be/NGNrKb89oQU

DA KZN: Learner death toll climbs to 14 this year as DoT dilly dallies over policy

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Democratic Alliance media statement by Rafeek Shah, MPL DA KZN Spokesperson on Transport   REPORTS of yet another accident involving KZN school children on the R102 near Ballito on Friday last week are both heart-wrenching and deeply disturbing. The DA extends its sincerest condolences to the parents of four learners who were killed. We also send […]

DA KZN: Interdicts won’t solve iSimangaliso violence

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Democratic Alliance media statement by Ann McDonnell, MPL DA KZN Spokesperson on Economic Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs (EDTEA)   THE DA has today submitted a written parliamentary question to KZN’s EDTEA department, calling for urgent feedback on any intervention to be taken following violent conflict between the community of KwaNgwasane in Ingwavuma and iSimangaliso conservation […]