Eastern Cape health MEC's 'core staffer' arrested for transporting alcohol in govt car | News24

Ayanda Matinise was allegedly driving a state vehicle without permision when he was stopped by police. | @MaliDayimani

2020-08-02 06:03:00 PM

Ayanda Matinise was allegedly driving a state vehicle without permision when he was stopped by police. | MaliDayimani

Eastern Cape Health MEC Sindiswa Gomba's personal messenger Ayanda Matinise has been arrested in King William's Town and charged with transporting alcohol in a state vehicle.

Read more: News24 »

Covid-19: Eastern Cape disputes claims it will send some patients to other provincesA multitude of news reports over the past weeks have shown how hospitals in the Eastern Cape have been battling under the strain of Covid-19.

Western Cape Covid-19 deaths 'fewer than 10 a day' by end-September: PandaThe Western Cape was initially considered to be the country's epicentre of the pandemic, but health authorities are now cautiously optimistic it has passed its peak of infections.

Western Cape Covid-19 deaths 'fewer than 10 a day' by end-September: PandaExperts monitoring the coronavirus pandemic on Friday predicted Covid-19 deaths would decline to fewer than 10 a day by the end of September in the Western Cape.

Rat poison: A death trap for Cape Town's township childrenAt the age of four, Chuma Bhaxa had a near-death experience after he accidentally swallowed rat poison, which was put out as bait for rats that were terrorising his home

Cape eatery named one of the World's 25 Best Fine Dining RestaurantsEach year, the folks at online travel company TripAdvisor comb through all the ratings and reviews on their website to find the “Best of the Best” in various categories for their annual Traveller's Choice Awards

Protests, attempts to invade land affecting housing projects worth R1.3bn – City of Cape TownAccording to Booi, the land occupation attempts were 'mostly large-scale, well-planned, well-funded and orchestrated invasions'.