SA deserves better than Zuma - Maimane

2016-10-22 14:37

President Jacob Zuma is "dangerous for our fragile democracy", Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane has said.

Leaking money: Water Dept's irregular expenditure rises by 300%

2016-10-18 16:19

The Department of Water and Sanitation's irregular expenditure has risen by 300% over the past financial year, the Auditor General says.

Plans to root out corruption, boost staff morale - Tshwane mayor

2016-09-21 11:07

Low staff morale and poor management are some of the problems Tshwane Mayor Solly Msimanga has encountered in his first month in office.

Mining companies are running SA - mining communities

2016-09-15 06:06

People living in mining towns across the country say the government has failed to protect them and is instead allowing mining companies to run the country.

Western Cape govt to intervene over Kannaland municipality 'irregularities'

2016-09-13 12:08

The Western Cape government will intervene in the Kannaland municipality due to irregularities in the appointment of an acting municipal manager and a personal assistant, Local Government MEC Anton Bredell says.

Sharp spike in violent protests around SA

2016-09-02 10:43

There has been a sharp increase in the number of violent protests across the country, according to the latest crime statistics.

Patients wait in line from 05:00 at Lusikisiki Clinic

2016-08-31 15:38

Residents of Ngobozana in the Eastern Cape say they have to wake up at the crack of dawn every time they need medical attention, since there is no clinic near their village.

We'll fix the shortages, promises Vhembe mayor

2016-08-29 17:07

Newly appointed Vhembe Mayor Florence Radzilani has pledged to tackle the ongoing water challenges in the troubled municipality.

Alliance leaders must 'sober up' and confront issues - Sanco

2016-08-28 11:30

Sanco's national executive committee has called on leaders of the Tripartite Alliance to sober up and confront issues such as arrogance and corruption to save the national democratic revolution.

Nelson Mandela Bay mayoral committee white, male-dominated - ANC

2016-08-24 20:59

Nelson Mandela Bay Mayor, Athol Trollip has announced his new mayoral committee, which the ANC has criticised as being white and male-dominated.


Councillor unresponsive to Imbali residents' lack of water

2016-10-20 16:29

Residents in Imbali, who have been without running water since February, are protesting against a councillor who they say has ignored their plight while "she has water in her house".

SAPS VIP expenditure upped to R1.2bn

2016-10-02 17:05

An 18% expenditure increase for the SAPS VIP Protection Services could have gone a long way to addressing the “woeful state of affairs” at station level, DA Shadow Minister of Police Zakhele Mbhele said on Sunday.

Municipal officials stealing from the poor - Tshwane mayor

2016-09-21 08:43

Tshwane municipal employees have been benefiting from services meant for the city’s poor, mayor Solly Msimanga has said.

Mayor's ban on luxury cars is grandstanding - Tshwane ANCYL

2016-09-13 19:43

The Tshwane ANCYL has accused Mayor Solly Msimanga of political grandstanding by cancelling the city’s partnership with BMW to ensure officials drove cheaper cars.

Mystery grant deductions leave destitute mother with R20

2016-09-12 09:44

Thousands of grant beneficiaries go home each month with less money than they should because of unauthorised or illegal deductions for loans, airtime, electricity and other services.

Mpumalanga health department vacancies cut to reduce wage bill

2016-09-01 16:15

The Mpumalanga health department has abolished 12 836 vacant posts as part of efforts to reduce a high public service wage bill, according to a spokesperson.

Hendri Pelser: Mayor Mashaba – some service delivery please

2016-08-30 23:25

We can only hope for the best as for the first time since democracy, many local councils and metros will be run by minority governments, says an analyst.

Parliament oversight committees to visit Limpopo to assess service delivery

2016-08-29 06:02

The select committees on education and recreation and social services will conduct a joint oversight visit in Limpopo to assess service delivery in the area, Parliament says.

Disabled man fetches water with a bucket tied to his crutches

2016-08-27 08:42

To fetch water, Simon Chonco has to tie a 20 litre container to his crutches with wire and walk an hour to a river, in Egoqweni, KwaZulu-Natal.

EThekwini mayor condemns Inchanga violence

2016-08-23 22:14

Newly-elected eThekwini metro mayor Zandile Gumede has condemned the violence in Inchanga.

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