Tag: Gauteng

OPINION: Growing Gauteng Together plan remodelled as part of reconstruction and recovery of the economy Post-COVID-19.

The development of plan was scientific. It was guided by the Indlulamithi Scenarios 2030, specifically, the Nayi Le Walk scenario, which identities social and economic drivers that can significantly improve the lives of citizens with pro-poor income distribution, inclusive growth, and meaningful social cohesion.

Up to 50,000 South Africans could die this year of COVID-19

President Ramaphosa also admitted that there was a shortfall of 12000 healthcare workers. Despite this there were 28000 hospital beds as well as 37000 private quarantine beds for those unable to isolate at home, along with 1700 ventilators.

SA’s richest province reports first case of COVID-19

The 39 year old lady who is from Gauteng is a direct contact to the first case from KwaZulu-Natal. She was part of the group of 10 that had travelled to Italy.

#GPBudget2020: Here’s how Gauteng plans to identify talent at a young age in sports

Gauteng Premier David Makhura addressed the importance of sports and in particular football at the recent State of the Province Address.

#GPBudget2020: MEC Tasneem Motara on how Gauteng plans to boost the construction industry

With a medium term allocation of R36.7 billion from the 2020 Gauteng budget, the department of infrastructure development is seen as key driver to the numerous developmental goal of the province. The focus will be on special economic zones, rehabilitating old infrastructure and bulk services for new smart city project. CNBC Africa reporter Karabo Letlhatlha spoke to MEC for Infrastructure Development & Property Management, Tasneem Motara.

#GPBudget2020: Freedom Front Plus reacts to MEC Nkomo-Ralehoko’s budget speech

At the Gauteng Provincial Budget speech held yesterday, Gauteng MEC for finance Nomantu Nkomo-Ralehoko Allocated resources in support of the Growing Gauteng Together plan. CNBC Africa’s Karabo Letlhatlha caught up with Anton Alberts the Freedom Front Plus Chairperson and Leader in the Gauteng Legislature about his review of the provincial budget.

#GPBudget2020: MEC Nkomo-Ralehoko allocates R157mn towards integration of Gauteng’s transport industry

Gauteng MEC for Finance Nomantu Nkomo-Ralehoko allocated R157 million in support of the Taxi Industry at the Provincial Budget speech held yesterday. CNBC Africa’s Karabo Letlhatlha caught up with MEC for Public Transport and Roads Infrastructure, Jacob Mamabolo on how this money will be used.

#GPBudget2020: MEC Nkomo-Ralehoko on the key takeaways from her budget speech

CNBC Africa's Karabo Letlhatlha who attended the 2020/21 Gauteng Budget speech and caught up with the MEC for Finance & e-Government Nomantu Nkomo-Ralehoko to unpack the key highlights from the budget.