Charlotte Maxeke Academic Hospital

Autistic children welcome

A new centre offers hope to families needing support for children with special needs

Charlotte Maxeke workers protest for performance bonuses

Many hospital workers who participated in the protest say they do not earn a liveable wage

Charlotte Maxeke Hospital on lockdown

Department officials have characterised the situation at the hospital as being 'out of control' and say police have been called to the scene

Possible strike action looms at Charlotte Maxeke hospital

Hospital workers may down tools on Wednesday after not receiving proper compensation for working extra hours

When the tiniest hearts break: Behind SA’s shortage of paediatric heart surgeons

The country can't produce its own paediatric heart surgeons. But that may be beginning to change, starting in Cape Town.

Ramokgopa: We are assessing if anyone is trapped under the debris at Charlotte Maxeke

The newly-appointed Gauteng health MEC confirmed that five people were injured when a section of the hospital’s roof collapsed.

Search dogs called in to find victims trapped under the rubble

Emergency services say three more people may still be buried in the rubble.

Sale of corpses probed in Jo’burg

Claims of corpses being sold at the Charlotte Maxeke Academic Hospital in Johannesburg are being investigated, says the Gauteng health department.

Foreign mom’s neglect turns fatal

Nurses and doctors are 'forced' to treat non-residents, but such care is too often perilous.

Health department disputes DA claims of crisis at Jo’burg hospital

There is no crisis at Charlotte Maxeke Johannesburg Academic Hospital, the Gauteng health department has said.

Morgue strife surfaces amid cadaver backlog

The Gauteng government has downplayed a backlog in paupers' burials, amid concerns over mortuary management at Charlotte Maxeke hospital.

Pauper backlog at Jo’burg morgue

Corpses awaiting indigent burials are piling up at Charlotte Maxeke hospital, while employees complain of unsanitary working conditions in the morgue.


Mbalula defends changing taxi operating times

Regulations for taxis have been relaxed over the last few days of the lockdown prompting criticism. Transport minister Fikile Mbalula however, has defended the decision

A week in lockdown: SA Covid-19 cases at 1 505

The health department says it is awaiting confirmation on whether two deaths in Kwazulu-Natal are related to the coronavirus disease

Lockdown heroes feed hungry kids

Feeding schemes inundated with requests to assist during Covid-19 lockdown

Press Releases

New energy mix on the cards

REI4P already has and will continue to yield thousands of employment opportunities

The online value of executive education in a Covid-19 world

Executive education courses further develop the skills of leaders in the workplace

Sisa Ntshona urges everyone to stay home, and consider travelling later

Sisa Ntshona has urged everyone to limit their movements in line with government’s request

SAB Zenzele’s special AGM postponed until further notice

An arrangement has been announced for shareholders and retailers to receive a 77.5% cash payout

20th Edition of the National Teaching Awards

Teachers are seldom recognised but they are indispensable to the country's education system

Awards affirm the vital work that teachers do

Government is committed to empowering South Africa’s teachers with skills, knowledge and techniques for a changing world

SAB Zenzele special AGM rescheduled to March 25 2020

New voting arrangements are being made to safeguard the health of shareholders