‘Poo protesters’ plan march for improved sanitation

2015-10-03 16:26

The secretary general of Ses’khona People’s Rights Movement has warned that they will later this month march for improved sanitation in impoverished communities.

My undignified life in a shack - paralysed woman

2015-09-30 12:40

A wheelchair-bound woman from Soshanguve who has to crawl on the ground to use an open hole as a toilet, says her attempts to get assistance have been futile.

ANC still wants fewer provinces

2015-09-21 14:16

The ANC is still looking at reducing the number of provinces in order to make the state more efficient, Nomaindia Mfeketo says.

eThekwini contractors working in the 'danger zone'

2015-09-15 11:33

The eThekwini Municipality’s legal unit is investigating on-going attacks on municipal contractors while on sight, it says.

WATCH: Tyres burn along Durban N2 as protest action flares up

Traffic was been badly affected as protesters have been burning tyres and wood since early Monday morning on Durban’s N2 near the Umgeni Road interchange. Watch.

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City in talks after violent Klipheuwel protest

2015-08-25 11:26

The City of Cape Town is in negotiations with a Klipheuwel man to provide electricity for people who have settled on his land, following several violent protests in the area.

Protesters shut down Limpopo plaza

2015-08-22 11:06

Disgruntled residents of Zebediela in Limpopo put the local plaza under lockdown, police have said.

Mpofana now runs ‘like a well-oiled municipality’

2015-08-13 09:20

COMING out of administration and facing continuous problems, the ­Mpofana Municipality has buckled down with a long-term plan to address issues in their region.

Durban freeway barricaded by protesters

2015-08-10 15:08

Parts of the N2’s southbound carriageway near the township of Chesterville have been obstructed by rocks and burning barricades as a service delivery protest entered its second day.

Strong decisions the key to our success, says KwaDukuza mayor

2015-07-29 10:25

KwaDukuza Mayor Richardo Mthembu says the secret to running the best performing municipality in KwaZulu-Natal is working together.


'I’m scared of living in my cracked house'

2015-10-01 11:02

A Pretoria woman says she is living on prayers as she watches the walls of her house crack.

Over 1 200 state disciplinary cases in last quarter

2015-09-27 21:21

There were 1 239 disciplinary cases undertaken in national departments in the last quarter of the financial year ending March 31 this year, government says.

Focus on northern areas

2015-09-21 10:26

THE city’s northern suburbs are set to benefit from a R10 million injection intended to upgrade infrastructure in the area.

eThekwini to meet with disgruntled community

2015-09-15 09:27

The eThekwini Municipality will hold a community meeting this week with the residents of ward 23 who blocked the M19 for hours causing traffic disruptions.

Spend less time in meetings - ANC

2015-08-25 14:39

Government officials need to spend less time sitting in meetings and more time reconnecting with the people on the ground, the ANC says.

ANC wants to win back urban voters

2015-08-25 10:44

The ANC plans to focus on metros in a bid to stop a drop in support ahead of local government elections next year.

I'm not sir - trans woman to Home Affairs

2015-08-21 14:14

As Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba addressed department employees about service delivery, a Pretoria trans woman again complained about treatment she received from an official.

Broken barriers still not fixed

2015-08-12 10:51

THE broken barriers in Raisethorpe have not yet been fixed as promised by the municipality last week.

Sheriff swoops on Gariep municipality - DA

2015-07-30 13:39

The sheriff has attached assets of the Gariep municipality in the Free State due to non-payment for an accounting system, the DA in the area said on Thursday.

Protesters burn tyres near Cape Town airport

2015-07-21 21:20

About 60 people burnt tyres on roads near the Cape Town International Airport in a service delivery protest, police have said.

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