Gauteng allocates large chunk of 2018/19 budget to health, education

The Gauteng departments of Education and Health have secured the largest slices of Gauteng’s R121.2-billion budget for the 2018/19 financial year. This year’s budget sets aside R46.4-billion for the Department of Health, an increase of R4.4-billion on the prior year, and R45.2-billion for the Department of Education, a rise on the R41.8-billion allocation in 2017.