IEC ready to hold fresh Tlokwe by-elections

2015-11-30 17:53

The IEC is ready to hold new by-elections in Tlokwe, in the North West, following the Constitutional Court's decision to set aside the results in several wards.

Your days of running Cape Town are numbered, ANC tells DA

2015-11-20 22:40

The ANC in the Western Cape has warned the DA that its days of controlling the City of Cape Town are numbered because it is ignoring the poor.

ANC proposes new name for Buffalo City Metro

2015-11-20 12:25

The ANC has reportedly proposed changing the name of the Buffalo City Metro to Dr W B Rubusana Metropolitan Municipality, or Dr WBRMM for short.

Ministers' silence an attempt to hide poor service delivery record - DA

2015-11-17 16:06

The DA says the unprecedented number of non-replies by ministers and their deputies are deliberate attempts to hide government’s poor service delivery record, before South Africans headed to the polls next year.

Nelson Mandela Bay residents call for safer City

2015-11-15 19:02

Democratic Alliance mayoral candidate for Nelson Mandela Bay, Athol Trollip, says he has a blueprint for the future.

Does govt like seeing us suffer, die - protester

2015-11-11 21:57

A group of residents from the Los Angeles informal settlement near Mfuleni in Cape Town, has barricaded roads with burning tyres in protest against a lack of electricity in the area.

eThekwini municipality to launch TV station

2015-10-29 17:26

The eThekwini Municipality is to launch its own television station to keep residents informed about city policies.

EThekwini: Company won't be paid after contract was terminated

2015-10-29 11:24

The eThekwini Municipality has taken a decision to rescind payment to a company whose contract had been terminated.

Municipality breaks down shacks for multi-billion rand project

2015-10-22 07:05

The Bushbuckridge municipality in Mpumalanga says it has been forced to remove shacks after residents invaded land earmarked for a multi-billion rand project.

ANC would lose metros if elections were held this year

2015-10-09 18:46

If the local government elections were held this year the ANC would have lost some of the country's biggest metros to the opposition, according to the party's organisational report.


Ex-ministers should be deployed to help fix municipalities - Zuma

2015-11-27 06:08

Former ministers and experienced government officials should be deployed to municipalities to help them master service delivery, President Jacob Zuma has told the National Council of Provinces.

ANC marches in Cape Town for service delivery

2015-11-20 13:23

About 1 000 people from the ANC's Dullah Omar region have marched on Cape Town's Civic Centre to deliver a memorandum over service delivery.

Human Rights Commission to take legal action against local govt

2015-11-19 19:32

The Human Rights Commission is to take legal action against local government for non-compliance with its recommendations relating to the eradication of the bucket system, among other things.

We will listen to KZN leadership concerns - ANC

2015-11-16 20:13

ANC demonstrators have taken to the streets of Durban calling for a re-run of the party's KwaZulu-Natal Provincial Electoral Conference that was held last week.

R850m development plan for Mamelodi

2015-11-11 21:57

The township of Mamelodi, east of Pretoria will receive a face lift when an R850m development project is concluded.

Mayor denies repairs were done just for Zuma visit

2015-11-06 12:55

Bushbuckridge Mayor Renias Khumalo has denied that potholes were repaired, streets cleaned and tap water restored only for President Jacob Zuma's visit.

Another lifeline for Durban's Point development

2015-10-29 12:28

The eThekwini Municipality has taken a decision to defer rates repayments for the Point Development Company for five years.

Cape Town council moves to retain ageing employees with scarce skills

2015-10-28 19:03

The City of Cape Town’s Council has adopted a policy that could allow city employees with scarce skills to work until they are 65 years old.

Suspended ANC Western Cape councillor joins DA

2015-10-11 16:05

An ANC Western Cape ward councillor who was suspended by the party has joined the DA just a day later.

R6bn development plans for Durban airport site

2015-10-08 12:18

The fate of Virginia Airport could well be sealed with the local municipality confirming long-standing suspicions that the prime site was destined for real estate development.

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