Gauteng has its work cut out as Nasi Ispani, public sector wage agreement strain budget

Stringent measures are in place to ensure every advertised post is funded

28 November 2023 - 21:36

The Gauteng provincial treasury has warned that the wage bill in the province is growing at an alarming rate, pushed by the public sector wage agreement and premier Panyaza Lesufi’s employment programme, Nasi Ispani. ..

There’s never been a more important time to support independent media.

From World War 1 to present-day cosmopolitan South Africa and beyond, the Sunday Times has been a pillar in covering the stories that matter to you.

For just R80 you can become a premium member (digital access) and support a publication that has played an important political and social role in South Africa for over a century of Sundays. You can cancel anytime.

Already subscribed? Sign in below.

Questions or problems? Email or call 0860 52 52 00.

Would you like to comment on this article?
Sign up (it's quick and free) or sign in now.

Speech Bubbles

Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.