Dr Maponya to be buried on Tuesday

Dr Richard Maponya passed away last week Monday at the age of 99. The funeral service for businessman Dr Richard Maponya will take place at the University of Johannesburg Soweto Campus from 8 o’clock on Tuesday morning. Maponya passed away last week Monday at the age of 99. He will be buried at Johannesburg’s Westpark Cemetery in a special official funeral, Category 2. President Cyril Ramaphosa will deliver the eulogy at the funeral. Among those expected to pay tribute to the businessman include Zion Christian Church (ZCC) Bishop Barnabas Lekganyane,…

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Nehawu threatens to strike over lack of safety at health facilities

Nehawu threats come after two armed men shot and killed a patient at Clairwood Hospital in Durban on Friday night. The National Health and Allied Workers Union (Nehawu) has threatened to go on strike if security is not improved in health facilities around the country. The threats from the union come after two armed men shot and killed a patient at Clairwood Hospital in Durban last Friday night. The union says they have been raising the issue with the Department of Health to no avail, adding that their members are…

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