Man arrested following clash between fired Cape Town MyCiTi drivers and police

2018-12-13 13:18

A man has been arrested following an exchange of rocks and stun grenades between fired Cape Town MyCiTi drivers and police.

Day Zero 'fear-mongering' not the only factor that helped avert water crisis - City

2018-12-12 14:33

The City of Cape Town has expressed sceptism about a study which suggests that the fear associated with Day Zero was the single most successful intervention in its campaign to get residents to slash water consumption.

Cape Town households to shoulder bigger share of water restrictions so economy, business can recover

2018-11-30 10:13

Cape Town households will shoulder a bigger share of the new water restrictions to make more water available for the region’s economic drivers of agriculture, industry and tourism.

Cape Town lowers water restrictions to Level 3

2018-11-29 10:25

The City of Cape Town will lower water restrictions from Level 5 to Level 3 from December.

This 99-year old ship wreck, which belonged to Paul Kruger's grandson, has just been recovered off the Cape Town coast

2018-11-24 06:47

It took seven hours to relocate the Commodore II, which sank off Milnerton beach in 1946.

The DA remains in denial about race

2018-11-18 10:00

In refusing to even acknowledge, never mind address, serious examples of racism and double standards, the party actively chose to endorse racism and resist transformation, writes Shaun August.

City of Cape Town to harness stormwater to boost water resources

2018-11-13 05:46

Instead of rushing down gutters and into the sea, stormwater will be kept in the City and used.

6 questions answered about the De Lille saga

2018-11-02 08:42

The past 18 months saw a battle royal in the DA in Cape Town, which reached a turning point when Patricia de Lille resigned as mayor and DA member.

DA Cape Town loses another member as Brett Herron resigns

2018-11-01 13:20

City of Cape Town mayoral committee member for transport and urban development Brett Herron has announced his resignation with immediate effect.

DA vs De Lille: DA insists Patricia de Lille must resign as charges are laid against her

2018-10-30 19:49

The DA's lawyers wrote a letter to Cape Town mayor Patricia de Lille's lawyers, stating that they expect her to resign on Wednesday as previously agreed and vacate her office.


We never asked mosque to stop call to prayer - City of Cape Town

2018-12-12 20:09

The City of Cape Town has announced that it will assist a mosque in Strandfontein with sound management measures after a resident complained about the 'noise' during the daily call to prayer.

Water restrictions didn’t make Capetonians save water – fear did

2018-12-05 17:01

A new study says it was the imminent threat of ‘Day Zero’ - the day that Cape Town’s taps would run dry –  that got Capetonians saving water, not draconian restrictions and tariffs.

Here are the City of Cape Town's guidelines for Level 3 water usage

2018-11-29 14:44

The City of Cape Town is expected to lower water restrictions from Level 5 to Level 3 from December 1. Here are the guidelines that the City has provided for Level 3 water usage.

Register your solar panel or face a R6,400 fine, Cape Town warns residents

2018-11-26 13:54

“We would like to thank our customers for their cooperation during the registration process.”

Cape Town grapples with rising homelessness as economy flags

2018-11-18 21:45

The Safe Space is a pilot facility that provides a secure place for a growing army of destitute in a city that attracts millions of tourists to its beaches, views and Table Mountain.

WATCH: City of Cape Town pours nearly 12 000 litres of alcohol down the drain

City of Cape Town law enforcement officers have popped open more than 16 000 cans and bottles of liquor, pouring the nearly 12 000 litres of alcohol down the drain to make space at the law enforcement storage depot in Ndabeni.

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Dan Plato elected as Cape Town mayor

2018-11-06 11:13

Dan Plato has been elected as Cape Town's new mayor during a special council sitting on Tuesday.

Dan Plato sworn in as councillor, one step closer to Cape Town mayoral chain

2018-11-01 13:39

Incoming Cape Town mayor Dan Plato has been sworn in as a councillor, less than a week before he is expected to be handed the mayoral chain at a special council sitting.

De Lille's Day Zero: Will she stay or will she go?

2018-10-31 08:14

The 18-month battle between the DA and its mayor of Cape Town, Patricia de Lille, might come to an end on Wednesday… but probably won't.

City of Cape Town poised to ease water restrictions further

2018-10-30 06:14

The City of Cape Town believes dam levels are high enough for water restrictions to be relaxed even further – possibly to level 4 or even level 3.

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