22.1.2021 01:39 pm
The finance minister on Thursday asked Parliament for an additional extension, citing a dispute with the Office of the Auditor-General (AG) for the delay, among other reasons.
The Economic Freedom Fighter (EFF) on Friday condemned Finance Minister Tito Mboweni for failing to submit National Treasury's annual financial statements to Parliament, with the party calling on the minister to submit the documents immediately.
Analysts say the outcry over David Mabuza’s appointment to head the Covid-19 vaccine rollout is justifiable, considering that he is “weakest link in the Ramaphosa leadership”.
Political scientists, epidemiologists, and doctors agree that politicians – with their heavy-handed authoritarianism, booze bans and cigarette wars – have done more harm than good in fighting the pandemic.
The deployment will continue until the end of January, and will cost R95,666,944.
For the past two years, the council has been heavily relying on bank overdrafts to pay its workers.
Cabinet held a meeting on Tuesday to discuss the progress report from the NCCC.
As of 15 January 2021, the province had 4 975 patients admitted in hospitals. At least 2 869, of these were in private hospitals, and 2 106 in public facilities.
King Thulare has been designated a Special Official Funeral Category 1 funeral.
Department spokesperson Moeti Mmusi said an urgent investigation into the matter has been launched.
A top UN lawyer and ex-Scorpion official are among the appointments.
Last year, Treasury announced that it had bailed out the entity to the tune of R1.5 billion.
Government declared a national state of disaster on 15 March 2020 in response to the Covid-19 pandemic.
Amathole recently announced that it would not pay salaries to 1,670 workers, including councillors and traditional leaders, due to strained financial resources.
Spokesperson for SASSA Western Cape, Shivan Wahab said volunteers were being sent out to assist with queue management at all contact points and to help set up appointments.
All provisional taxpayers are expected to file their returns before the deadline on 29 January 2021, by utilising the electronic and digital channels.