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Journey to reconciliation, healing and renewal is a perpetual
Sunday, December 04, 2016

North West Premier Supra Mahumapelo says the journey to reconciliation, healing and renewal is a never-ending one because where people are involved there will always be a need to foster mutual understanding. Mahumapelo was speaking in Wonderkop, Bojanala Platinum District Municipality where he led MECs, Mayors, Councillors, Traditional and Church Leaders in signing a pledge committing everyone to work together in the healing, reconciliation and renewal of Marikana and the entire province earlier today. There was jubilation when Mahumapelo, in high spirit, belted out a popular chorus “Go saena mo ga se morabaraba” loosely translated “This signing is not a game,” before explaining the purpose...[Read]
We've been given an additional R21.633m to spent...
Thursday, November 24, 2016

The re-gravelling team of the department is to be empowered to ensure that re-gravelling of provincial roads in done internally, with further recommendation that plant hire, be included in the Provincial Roads Maintenance Grant (PRMG) to ensure service delivery is not disrupted due to inadequacy of the equitable share. Re-gravelling, to be done using internal resources, to also be included in the PRMG. The department received a net increase of R21.6million increasing the original budget from R2.721billion to R2.743billion...[Read]
Monitoring and evaluation a cornerstone of the EPWP
Tuessday, November 15, 2016

Our Constitution enjoins all of us to work in partnership to free the potential of each person. It requires that a high standard of professional ethics must be supported and maintained in the public service. It says that efficient, economic and effective use of resources must be promoted. Drawing from the Constitution, our National Development Plan says we must build the capability of the state to play a transformative role. The NDP speaks of the need for public institutions to be better managed, direct resources more efficiently...[Read]
Illegal occupants and rent defaulters on the sheriff's list
Wednesday, November 01, 2016

The Department of Public Works and Roads (North West) has enlisted the services of messenger of the court (sheriff) to serve eviction orders and collect debt from 27 rent defaulters and illegal occupants of state houses totaling more than R4.4million. The majority of the culprits are senior public servants currently employed by the provincial government. The list also includes former high-ranking public servant who continue to occupy state houses ``for free’’. The unprecedented move to approach the sheriff, followed challenges the department had in evicting illegal occupants...[Read]
No tenders for sale. We only sell tender documents...
Tuesday, October 11, 2016

A scam is on the prowl, raising false hopes on unsuspecting service providers bidding to do business with the Department of Public Works and Roads. By the time victims discover they have been duped, substantial amounts of their hard-earned cash had gone down the drain, clutching in hand, what is tantamount to a fraudulent copy of an appointment letter, purported to originate from the department. Head of department, Pakiso Mothupi, to confirmed that at least five service providers have already fallen victim to the scam in the past two weeks.``All of them claimed to have been appointed to render a service, either on the construction of roads or school projects...[Read]
The launch of the 2016 October Transport Month programme…
Saturday, October 01, 2016

This occasion gives us an opportunity to reflect on the current state of transport in our country as we continue to pursue many endeavours to ensure that all South Africans have access to decent, quality and affordable transport infrastructure and services. We also meet here at the end of the month marking our annual Heritage Month which was celebrated under the theme ‘Celebrating our Human Treasures by Asserting our African Identity’.Equally for us in the transport fraternity...[Read]
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