Zuma proud of 'mega' housing project in KZN

2016-06-23 17:55

President Jacob Zuma has given a “mega” housing project in Pietermaritzburg his stamp of approval.

Where do South Africa's richest and poorest residents live?

2016-06-07 21:08

The Eastern Cape’s Alfred Nzo district municipality has the poorest residents in the country, while Johannesburg has the richest, according to an SAIRR study.

Municipalities with highest and lowest vacancy rate

2016-06-07 17:59

The total vacancy rates at municipalities was more than 13% in 2015, which had a negative impact on local governments’ ability to deliver critical services, says Stats SA.

R47m spent to service empty govt buildings, MPs told

2016-05-30 20:09

Over R47m a year is spent on rates and taxes for unused government buildings around the country, Public Works Minister Thulas Nxesi has told MPs.

SABC will no longer broadcast destruction of public property

2016-05-27 10:42

The SABC says it will no longer broadcast footage of people destroying public property during protests as this will encourage other communities to do the same.

Here's what you need to know about the Hammanskraal protests

Here's what you need to know about civil unrest on the streets of Hammanskraal, Pretoria where at least two people were killed on Monday night.

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M19 protest causing major delays in Durban

2016-05-16 08:28

A service delivery protest on the M19 going into Durban is causing severe traffic delays and motorists have been advised to use alternative routes, officials say.

Roads barricaded in Durban service delivery protest

2016-05-11 17:20

Around 100 people have embarked on a service delivery protest in Melville township, north of Durban, police say.

WATCH: Roads strewn with bricks, debris in angry Spoorview protests

Demonstrators in Spoorview, Ga-Rankuwa blocked roads with rocks and burnt tyres on Tuesday. A community leader says they want better roads, drains and safety.

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Ga-Rankuwa protest

2016-05-10 12:51
Residents of Spoorview, Ga-Rankuwa, have staged a protest against the cost of municipal services. See the pictures here.

Residents of Spoorview, Ga-Rankuwa, have staged a protest against the cost of municipal services. See the pictures here.

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Joburg leads in delivering basic services - report

2016-06-23 06:05

Johannesburg is the country’s leading city in providing basic services, according to a report released on Wednesday.

Businessman counts cost of Durban protest

2016-06-07 20:33

A small business owner is counting the cost of a day-long pre-election protest which saw crowds of people burning several high-end cars in Sea Cow Lake in Durban.

Access to sanitation has increased significantly - StatsSA

2016-06-02 17:54

Access to standard sanitation has increased significantly - from 62.3% in 2002, to 80% in 2015 - according to the General Household Survey, released by Stats SA.

Fear still keeping Vuwani schools closed

2016-05-30 18:35

Children in Vuwani are still losing out on school lessons, as the area is still not totally stable following violent protests, the education department says.

WATCH: News24 journalist reports from violent Hammanskraal hotbed

Karabo Ngoepe reports from the site of heated protests in Hammanskraal, Pretoria where community leaders met to call for calm the day after two people were killed.

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Ga-Rankuwa residents happy following meeting with mayor

2016-05-18 21:52

Residents of Spoorview in Ga-Rankuwa will stop service delivery protests following their meeting with Tshwane mayor Kgosientso Ramokgopa on Wednesday.

N2 reopened after unrest in Grabouw

2016-05-13 11:27

The N2 in Grabouw has been reopened following almost a week of unrest, authorities say.

Mokonyane to tackle bucket systems, transformation

2016-05-11 13:19

Water and Sanitation Minister Nomvula Mokonyane has declared war on lack of transformation in the sector, bucket systems, and single-purpose dams.

Ga-Rankuwa residents protest over ‘exorbitant’ services fees

2016-05-10 13:25

Residents of Spoorview, in Ga-Rankuwa, have staged a protest against exorbitant fees for municipal services.

Residents will have last word on election candidates - ANC

2016-05-09 14:56

In a bid to prevent councillors being imposed on residents, the ANC has said it will let people chose their own candidates to stand in this year’s local government elections.

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