Cape Town to host massive water loss conference

2017-07-07 09:23

The City of Cape Town will play host to one of the world’s largest water loss conferences in 2018, the Western Cape's investment agency has said.

Operations to get Imizamo Yethu back on its feet being fast-tracked, De Lille following protests

2017-07-04 14:23

Operations to ensure that fire-ravaged sections of Imizamo Yethu, Hout Bay, have easy access to basic services are being expedited following protests in the area, mayor Patricia de Lille says.

The 'dangerous' living conditions for Imizamo Yethu residents

2017-07-03 21:29

Asanda Busakwe often lies awake in the early hours of the morning, staring at the sink roof of her 3x3m shack because it is too cold to sleep.

Puppy paw-litics: ‘Patricia de Lille’ looking for love after ‘Helen Zille’ leaves the nest

2017-06-21 14:22

Both 'Patricia de Lille' and 'Helen Zille' have learnt that politics can leave you out in the cold. And that street-cred, struggle credentials and big brown eyes can only get you so far.

City of Cape Town on 'high alert' for the storm

2017-06-06 22:05

The City of Cape Town has urged residents to keep calm and do everything possible to keep safe as the storm approaches.

De Lille to brief Capetonians on 'water resilience' plan

2017-05-31 07:53

Cape Town Mayor Patricia de Lille is expected to announce further plans to deal with the city’s water shortage.

Cape Town to spend more than R300m over 3 years to tackle drought

2017-05-23 21:13

Cape Town Mayor Patricia de Lille has said the city plans to spend R315m in the next three financial years to deal with the ongoing drought in the region.

Cape Town's bid for special economic zone has weaknesses - board

2017-05-08 08:51

The Western Cape’s bid to designate Atlantis a Special Economic Zone has not been approved as there are technical weaknesses and legal compliance challenges that need to be addressed.

De Lille vows to take minister to court over energy management

2017-04-18 21:30

The City of Cape Town will take legal action in a bid to be able to purchase renewable energy directly from independent power producers, mayor Patricia de Lille says.

De Lille to address Cape Town drought intervention plans

2017-04-18 07:12

Cape Town mayor Patricia de Lille is to join a panel discussion to discuss the city's interventions in the drought crisis affecting the metro.


Harsh summer predicted for 2018 - Cape Town

2017-07-04 21:26

The City of Cape Town has warned residents to conserve more water as a harsh summer is predicted for the city in 2018.

#HoutBayProtest: Several roads remain closed

2017-07-04 09:17

Several roads in Hout Bay remained closed as protest action in the area enters its fourth day, authorities say.

Hooded shooter kills Cape Town councillor at close range and walks away

2017-06-22 12:03

DA ward councillor Xolile Gwangxu has been shot dead in Philippi East after wrapping up a meeting, a Cape Town official has announced.

Cape Town dam levels rise by 3.7% following recent rains

2017-06-19 17:20

The City of Cape Town has warned residents to curb water consumption, saying recent rains have done little to elevate the ongoing drought.

Cape Town launches rapid response missing persons unit

2017-06-06 18:09

Cape Town has set up a rapid response programme to fast-track searches, following an upsurge in the number of missing children who have been found dead.

City of Cape Town prays for much needed rain

2017-05-25 18:21

City of Cape Town Mayor Patricia de Lille has hosted an inter-faith prayer gathering to pray for much needed rain.

Cape Town best in Africa for business tourism events

2017-05-10 19:47

Cape Town has once again been crowned by the International Congress and Convention Association as the number one city in Africa for business tourism events.

Cape Town mulls renaming De Waal Drive after Philip Kgosana

2017-04-20 19:56

The City of Cape Town is considering changing the name of its famous De Waal Drive in honour of Pan Africanist Congress of Azania stalwart Philip Kgosana.

Cape Town finally hits water use target

2017-04-18 19:31

Water consumption in Cape Town has dropped below the city’s 700 million litre per day target for the first time.

Court rules in Cape Town’s favour in stadium collusion case

2017-04-02 20:41

A court has handed down judgment in favour of the City of Cape Town, in its case against construction companies that colluded in the building of Cape Town Stadium.

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