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Winde is going through options available to the province for economic recovery from Covid-19. Has frozen non critical posts in the province's govt posts. Wants a seat at the bargaining table for decisions on national service delivery. ()
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Winde says Western Cape is not a province that steals ()
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Winde says he is deeply concerned that provincial budgets will be significantly cut despite promises. At meeting at Hospital of Hope CTICC, Pres said: Don't worry premier you do what you need to do we will cover you with the funds." Still no funds ()
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Eskom CEO Andre de Ruyter says that green financing could possibly help address Eskom's debt woes. He said that Eskom is currently considering a plan of concessional financing, on provision that the power utility reduces its carbon footprint. |
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Winde says at one school a teacher noticed that the child's food was carrying the whole family when she was delivering it, so she started initiatve to feed the families too ()
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Winde says they listened to the science, and trusted citizens during Covid-19 pandemic. However, second equally dangerous with growing unemployment, hunger, inequality: launched humanitarian response with NGOs etc to deliver more than 15m meals ()
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Deputy President David Mabuza on Covid-19 corruption: "As government, I'm sure, we were caught napping." ()
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Winde sums up measures taken: field hospitals, 41 quarantine and isolation facilities, Red Dot colab with taxis for nurses' transport, medicine deliveries, special programme to reduce risk for diabetics; built triage facilities ()
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While condemning corruption, deputy president David Mabuza doesn't answer DA chief whip Natasha Mazzone's question: When will a big fish - minister, MEC or premier - be suspended. ()
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Lions captain Elton Jantjies has been ruled out of Saturday's Super Rugby Unlocked encounter against the Cheetahs in Johannesburg due to injury. |
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Winde thanks people of the province for "flattening" the Covid curve, thanks all essential workers, and sends condolences to the bereaved. Says province will do everything it can to change the pain that businesses and economy faced in past 8 months ()
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Winde notes the fundamental changes since his SOPA and says the country is in a fork in the road. "We have serious headwinds facing us" he says as he warns of a possible debt crisis and drastic cuts to provincial budgets leaving less money, with tough calls needed ()
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Speaker welcomes first guests to the gallery for the hybrid in-legislature and online session for Winde's speech and goes through the online hand raising protocol and other online rules. ()
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Polyus PJSC, Russia’s largest gold producer, said its untapped Sukhoi Log deposit in Siberia holds the world’s biggest reserves. |
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Western Cape Premier Alan Winde requested a special address to the legislature, which is taking place now. ()
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Four former senior GP health dept officials, including former HOD Sybil Ngcobo, appeared in the Specialised Commercial Crime Court in Palm Ridge today in relation to over a billion rand tender awarded by the dept. They have been granted bail. ()
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A local survey has found there is a growing pandemic fatigue and greater complacency in compliance with public health measures, increasing the unnecessary risk of exposure to Covid-19 during the lower lockdown levels. |
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WARNING: This article contains graphic content Following the sudden announcement of a curfew, several people participating in the protest were killed when the country's military force opened fire at one of the protesting sites.|
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Barely a year after the settlement of South Africa's largest ever class action lawsuit against several mining houses by former workers who contracted a deadly lung disease while working underground, a similar lawsuit is set to play out in court. |
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How a police unit established to combat armed robbery became synonymous with unlawful killings, torture and extortion.
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