Gill Gifford Senior journalist

Gill Gifford is a senior journalist at the Sunday Times who has previously worked as news editor at Health-e News and in senior reporting positions at eNCA, Newzroom Afrika and The Star.

Gill Gifford Senior journalist
How R570m turned a gift horse into a white elephant

When the Sunday Times visited the hospital this week it found only a few patients and nurses in a single ward with 15 functional beds.

Gill Gifford Senior journalist
Joyful reunion as injured dog is well enough to go home

After being brought in to the Community Led Animal Welfare (Claw) hospital in a wheelbarrow and having a few weeks of intensive cage care and rest, ...

Gill Gifford Senior journalist
How restorative justice can bring health to SA's fractured communities

Efforts to implement restorative justice in various scenarios across South Africa are bearing fruit.

Gill Gifford Senior journalist
IN PICS | R150m burning a hole in your pocket? Then this might be the solution

A garage lit by chandeliers is among the many luxuries offered in a lavish house for sale in Johannesburg's wealthy suburb of Sandhurst.

Gill Gifford Senior journalist
LISTEN | How brewing cups of kindness helped a Fourways couple deal with their ...

Entrepreneurs with heart bring some cheer to troubled souls

Gill Gifford Senior journalist
New crime stats show SA remains ‘a very violent country’

There were 2,000 kidnappings reported in SA between July and September.

Gill Gifford Senior journalist
Joburg's water woes continue, as reservoirs refill but many taps still dry

The planned 54-hour water outage that affected Johannesburg this week is officially over, but the system is yet to settle as refilling depleted ...

Gill Gifford Senior journalist
Please save water, pleads Joburg Water as some areas hit 'critical' levels

Joburg Water has announced it is starting to experience difficulties.

Gill Gifford Senior journalist
‘If we mess up, all confidence is lost’: engineer on Rand Water project

Day 2 of Rand Water’s 54-hour shutdown of Johannesburg’s water feed sees the maintenance project on track, with all work proceeding without a hiccup ...

Gill Gifford Senior journalist
Day one of Joburg water disruptions smooth, with tankers helping out

Less than 12 hours into the planned 54-hour Rand Water disruption, and already some areas had reported outages, with mobile tankers being sent out.