MIXED REACTION TO EC’s ‘PROVINCE OVERHAUL

THE proposed restructuring of the Eastern Cape government by the ANC has received mixed reaction from political parties and others.

The proposal includes moving two new portfolios into the Office of the Premier (OTP) – the Department of Provincial Planning Commission and Finance, and the Department of Women, Youth, Disabled and Social Development.

The Democratic Alliance’s Bobby Stevenson said that in principle his party was not opposed to streamlining government functions.  Read the full story in the Daily Dispatch.