Daily Archives: February 20, 2018

Day Zero estimate moves to July

Cape Town estimated Day Zero has been moved to 9 July 2018, due to a weekly drop of 0.5% in dam levels.The Day Zero, which was initially planned for 16 April 2018 was moved out early this month to 11 May 2018, due to a decline in agricultural usage.Cit...

Marikana: President determined to help healing process

President Cyril Ramaphosa says the Marikana tragedy stands out as the darkest moment in the life of South Africa's young democracy.We must be prepared, as government, to acknowledge where we have failed our people. Where we have made mistakes, we will ...

Gauteng Health cuts ties with doctor accused of sexual assault

Gauteng Health MEC Dr Gwen Ramokgopa says her department has stopped the services of the doctor, who is alleged to have sexually assaulted a patient. The department views this incident in a serious light and we have since stopped the services of the al...

Transnet urged to report irregularities

Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown has instructed Transnet to report alleged irregularities on the R54 billion procurement process of 1064 locomotives in 2014 to the law enforcement authorities.The irregularities were identified in an investigativ...

R18m drug bust at OR Tambo Airport

Customs officials of the South African Revenue Service (SARS) have confiscated two large consignments of crystal meth at OR Tambo International Airport worth over R18 million.SARS Customs officials seized the drugs on Saturday when they were conducting...