President Cyril Ramaphosa has instructed that the National Flag be flown at half-mast in Gauteng, on Friday, the day of the province’s Social Development MEC Thuliswa Nkabinde-Khawe’s funeral.
The Democratic Nursing Organisation of South Africa (DENOSA) says the deterioration of services at the Kopanong hospital in Vereeniging on the Vaal has reached crisis proportion.
Residents at Rustervaal in Vereeniging say they will not move from their informal settlement. Residents clashed with officials from the Red Ants on Wednesday morning after the Red Ants raided their settlement.
The case against 36 taxi drivers in Vereeniging has been provisionally withdrawn.
Gauteng Premier, David Makhura, is on Thursday expected to meet with taxi operators in the Vaal in Vereeniging and inspect the local taxi rank.