W Cape widens broadband lead – ITWeb

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Isolated case of Congo fever in Western Cape – Health24.com

Home  >  Lifestyle  >  Woman  >  News 13 January 2014 According to hospital officials the patient being treated for Congo fever at the Mediclinic Vergelen in Somerset West is an isolated case. 0 iStock Quiz Ready for weight loss? » Join Talk forums » Ask CyberShrink » Ask GynaeDoc » How to achieve your resolutions The most common New Year’s resolutions The woman being treated for Congo fever at the Mediclinic Vergelen in Somerset West, Western Cape, is an isolated case, hospital officials said on Sunday. “The woman is in isolation and there are no other cases of the fever at the clinic at this time,” Mediclinic Vergelen regional marketing manager Nadia Padayachi said. The…

Massive health overhaul for E Cape – South Africa.info

Gabi Khumalo 20 September 2013 Two hospitals and eight clinics in the OR Tambo district are to be demolished and rebuilt from scratch as part of a massive overhaul of the health care system in the Eastern Cape, Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi announced on Thursday. Speaking to journalists in Pretoria, Motsoaledi said that both the Department ofHealth Department and National Treasury were aware of the major health, financial and resources challenges in the Eastern Cape. This was especially the case in OR Tambo, one of 11 districts selected to pilot South Africa’s National Health Insurance (NHI) scheme. Motsoaledi said OR Tambo had been chosen as a pilot district “specifically because we wanted to take that…

Cape poo-flingers target the N2 – Independent Online

Cape Argus A group of protesters barricaded the N2 and flung portable toilets and faeces at vehicles. Photo: Ross Jansen Related Stories Cape Town – Cape Town’s poo protesters ran amok again on Sunday, forcing the closure of a part of the N2 when they flung faeces at motorists, forcing some to stop and drive back against traffic. This is the latest incident in a campaign that has seen the Western Cape legislature and Cape Town International Airport vandalised with waste by protesters in recent months. Some panicked motorists were forced to turn around on Sunday – driving in the wrong direction on the N2 – after a group of protesters barricaded the road and…

Mthethwa’s master plan for Cape drugs – News24

2013-07-29 21:26 Cape Town – A “master plan” to deal with the serious drug problem in Cape Town is being considered, Police Minister Nathi Mthethwa said on Monday. “I made this point a year ago when I was here, that this thing… of calling the army in townships is not going to work. Drugs is a complex matter,” he told Sapa in a phone interview. “There are many areas… in the Western Cape that are affected, Mitchell’s Plain being one of them. I have mentioned Philippi as a pilot project and the positive thing is that the mayor [Patricia de Lille] is with us in the thinking of our approach.” He said his was a…