Salga: Unqualified staff cannot be fired

2012-08-07 16:41

Local government cannot fire unqualified staff, going contrary to Cabinet's directive to Co-operative Governance and Traditional Affairs Minister Richard Baloyi, reports the Business Day.

Sheriff seizes municipality's fire engines

2011-05-24 21:36

A high court sheriff has attached the assets of a North West municipality after it failed to pay a manager.

Joburg SA's most productive metro

2010-12-01 13:15

Research shows that Johannesburg is the most effective metro and George the most productive municipality.

Council offers debt discount

2009-06-26 10:14

Residents who are in the red with the Tshwane metro council can now get 50% discount on the debt they owe, if they pay up within the next six months.


DA: ANC wants Joburg secrecy bill

2012-07-27 17:07

The ANC in the City of Johannesburg wants a secrecy bill for the municipality, says the Democratic Alliance.

Govt warns against election promises

2011-01-16 19:44

Ahead of the local elections, the Treasury has urged municipalities not to drum up votes by promising low tariffs and massive capital expenditure.

SA’s municipalities owed R30.6bn

2010-05-31 18:26

Monies owed to metropolitan municipalities soared to R290m in the third quarter, according to the National Treasury.

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