KZN Oncology Crisis: Too little too late as MEC Dhlomo responds to SAHRC recommendations

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Democratic Alliance media statement by  Dr Imran Keeka, MPL DA KZN Spokesperson on Health   KZN Oncology Crisis: Too little too late as MEC Dhlomo responds to SAHRC recommendations   The Democratic Alliance has been advised by the South African Human Rights Commission (SAHRC) that KwaZulu-Natal Health MEC, Sibongiseni Dhlomo, has met the latest in a […]

KZN Schools’ Nutrition Scheme: Treasury to the rescue again as DoE forced to address tender issues

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Democratic Alliance media statement by  Dr. Rishigen Viranna, MPL DA KZN Spokesperson on Education   KZN Schools’ Nutrition Scheme: Treasury to the rescue again as DoE forced to address tender issues   A meeting held yesterday between KwaZulu-Natal’s Departments of Education and Treasury with aggrieved parties in the ongoing School Feeding Scheme crisis has led to Treasury […]

MEC Dlungwana must urgently intervene in KZN school feeding crisis

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Democratic Alliance media statement by  Dr. Rishigen Viranna, MPL DA KZN Spokesperson on Education   MEC Dlungwana must urgently intervene in KZN school feeding crisis   The Democratic Alliance in KwaZulu-Natal calls on the MEC for Education, Mthandeni Dlungwana, to urgently intervene in the school feeding crisis in the province. We will also write to the Office […]

DA calls on City Manager to investigate extreme overspend on Essence Festival

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Democratic Alliance media statement by Zwakele Mncwango  DA KZN  Leader   Cancellation of council meeting a slap in the face for citizens   The DA in eThekwini has written to the City Manager, Sipho Nzuza, calling for an immediate forensic investigation into the expenditure on the 2016 Essence Festival. This follows the presentation by Acting Deputy […]

DoT must account to portfolio committee over KZN licensing centre chaos

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Democratic Alliance media statement by Rafeek Shah, MPL DA KZN  Spokesperson on Transport   DoT must account to portfolio committee over KZN licensing centre chaos   The Democratic Alliance will today call for an urgent meeting of KwaZulu-Natal’s Transport Portfolio Committee, at which the province’s Department of Transport (DoT) must be held to account over ongoing […]

KZN Oncology Crisis: MEC Dhlomo is no saviour of the sick and suffering

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Democratic Alliance media statement by  Dr Imran Keeka, MPL DA KZN Spokesperson on Health   KZN Oncology Crisis: MEC Dhlomo is no saviour of the sick and suffering   The Kwa-Zulu Natal Health MEC, Sibongiseni Dhlomo’s announcement yesterday that there is a company on site, repairing the broken Radiotherapy cancer machines at Addington Hospital, in fact, […]

DA wants Executive Statement from KZN Premier as political killings intensify

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Democratic Alliance media statement by Francois Rodgers, MPL Leader of the Democratic Alliance in the KZN Legislature   DA wants Executive Statement from KZN Premier as political killings intensify   The Democratic Alliance will today call for an Executive Statement by KwaZulu-Natal Premier, Willies Mchunu, on the progress of the Moerane Commission of Inquiry, as politically […]

FIRE KZN Health MEC

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KZN Health MEC, Sibongiseni Dhlomo, and his department have been found guilty of violating the rights of cancer patients to proper treatment at two of the province’s biggest public hospitals. Sign this petition to join our call for his removal. This comes after a damning report by the South African Human Rights Commission (SAHRC) into […]

KZN DoE misses the boat on additional funding for learner transport

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Democratic Alliance media statement by  Dr. Rishigen Viranna, MPL DA KZN Spokesperson on Education   KZN DoE misses the boat on additional funding for learner transport   KwaZulu-Natal, a province which currently needs an additional R4.3 billion in order to provide transport to all learners in need, has missed the boat in applying for additional funding for […]

133 days since Richmond Municipal Manager was murdered and still no arrests

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Democratic Alliance media statement by Dean Macpherson, MP DA  Umgungundlovu East Constituency Head   133 days since Richmond Municipal Manager was murdered and still no arrests   Today marks 133 days since the Richmond Municipal Manager, Sibusiso Sithole, was assassinated outside the local police station after being lured out of his office. It was no secret […]