Articles for Suné Payne

What national government is doing about Cape Town’s water crisis

Voëlvlei Dam has been sped up, amongst other measures. But is it enough?


News | 12 January 2018

Metrorail’s own stats show how bad its service is

On some lines, half the scheduled trains don’t run at all

By and

News | 7 December 2017

We save people, but who is saving us from crime? ask paramedics

Unions march to Parliament to demand protection


News | 5 December 2017

Energy minister insists on nuclear

Committee demands clarity on costs but gets none


Parliament | 23 November 2017

PRASA board snubs Parliament

Agency fails to turn up at key meeting


Parliament | 14 November 2017

IPID fails shack dweller after police shooting

Case of attempted murder opened three years after Patrick Sobutyu was shot


News | 10 November 2017

Department of Education under fire for shoddy statistics

MPs annoyed about poor data on learner transport


News | 8 November 2017

Western Cape needs half-a-billion rand for water crisis

MP demands to know why National Disaster Management Centre refused requests for help, yet underspent its budget by R300m


Parliament | 26 October 2017

New science learning centre for Delft school

Lab is really an achievement of our learners, says principal


News | 21 October 2017

#UniteBehind to take PRASA to court

Activist group demands urgent action against corruption and poor management at rail agency

By and

News | 20 October 2017

MPs grill regulator over train safety

But the Railway Safety Regulator’s answers are thin


Parliament | 19 October 2017

Fears of more school disruptions in Limpopo

Threats of another shutdown in Vuwani as matric exams near


Parliament | 12 October 2017

Rent owed to City goes from R3,400 to R260,000 in one month

Mayco Member says “bureaucratic error” was behind massive increase for Grand Parade vendors


News | 9 October 2017

Police watchdog struggles to finalise investigations

IPID is grappling with staff and budget cuts while it has a soaring caseload


Parliament | 5 October 2017

Police don’t listen to us, Marikana residents tell Mbalula

Minister promises extra resources to crime-torn settlement

By , and

News | 3 October 2017