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Sep 14

Efficient public transport still eludes working-class citizens

THE card scanner on Johannesburg’s Rea Vaya bus rapid transit (BRT) system reads "insufficient balance". The attendants say it’s malfunctioning but I cannot be let in; they need to be sure that my balance is sufficient. But my card cannot be checked at this station — the computers are offline.
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Sep 14

High court vindicates watchdog’s inquiry into private health sector

ON AUGUST 22, Judge Elias Motajane handed down judgment in the Netcare vs KPMG and Competition Commission case. Netcare brought the case because it believed that KPMG, having previously done work for Netcare, should be prevented from assisting the commission in its inquiry into the private healthcare sector, claiming a conflict of interest.
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Sep 14

Nurse shocked with electricity, choked and raped at work

Bongiwe Mnguni, a nurse at Helen Joseph Hospital in Johannesburg, thought she would never survive the brutal attack. Speaking to The Sowetan, Mnguni related her horrific ordeal – which had occurred on Friday evening of the previous week.
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Aug 14

State sets lower target for good municipal audits

THE government has set another target for municipal audit outcomes, hoping to increase unqualified audit opinions to "at least" 75% by 2019, after only 9% of municipalities received clean audits in the latest outcome, which was released at the end of last month.
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Aug 14

Provincial, local government should raise own revenue, says HSRC

THE implementation of fiscal decentralisation policies for the delivery of public services in South Africa has not resulted in more efficient and effective delivery, delegates to a conference to mark the 20th anniversary of the Financial and Fiscal Commission heard on Tuesday.
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Aug 14

Local debt to Eskom ‘points to dire crisis’

MUNICIPALITIES’ debt to the embattled electricity utility Eskom has trebled to R10.8bn in nine months and is threatening to spiral out of control, says Co-operative Governance Minister Pravin Gordhan.
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Hospersa Trade Union

Hospersa professionally organises and serves to protect workers’ interests and rights in the workplace. This is done in a democratic manner, free from employers’ and political interference. As a signatory of the Public Service Charter, Hospersa ensures that it is an active social partner.

About Us

Hospersa represents members in every establishment where they are employed. The members elect shop stewards among themselves to represent them in the workplace.

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Who We Represent

Hospersa is a trade union for employees in the Public Service as well as in the private sector. Hospersa also organises members in nongovernmental organisations and parastatals.

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