Herman Mashaba chides DA councillors who voted for 'allegedly corrupt person' as Joburg mayor

2019-12-05 08:55

Former City of Johannesburg mayor Herman Mashaba says his decision to leave the DA was cemented when at least one DA councillor voted for the ANC's Geoff Makhubo to succeed him.

It’s ANC vs DA vs EFF: A 3-way sprint for Joburg mayor job

2019-11-28 08:12

Intense last-minute horse-trading talks are expected to continue until voting begins in the much-anticipated City of Johannesburg mayoral elections.

The ANC could give Joburg to the IFP, say party insiders

2019-11-23 07:21

The ANC may elect to support an IFP mayor in the City of Johannesburg, party insiders say, adding that talk between the party and the IFP are at an advanced stage.

Why the DA could lose more than just Herman Mashaba in Johannesburg

2019-10-22 11:21

Herman Mashaba's resignation as Johannesburg mayor could lead the DA to lose its hold on the city's top job in the next few weeks as a successor is sought.

Gautrain station water cuts: Mashaba 'scoring cheap political points' - Mamabolo

2019-09-26 09:32

Johannesburg Mayor Herman Mashaba's comments on Sandton Gautrain station water cuts display 'extreme desperation', Gauteng Public Transport and Road Infrastructure MEC Jacob Mamabolo says.

City of Joburg launches investigation into sale of Sandton Gautrain land

2019-09-19 22:18

The City of Johannesburg has kicked off a full forensic investigation into an apparently dodgy sale of the land where the Sandton Gautrain Station is situated.

City of Joburg's 1 879 in-sourced cleaners start first day of work

2019-09-01 19:19

A total of 1 879 cleaners started their first day of work for the City of Johannesburg on Sunday after being in-sourced, says Mayor Herman Mashaba.

Scrapyard owner, truck driver nabbed in R500k copper cable bust

2019-07-30 19:36

A scrapyard owner was arrested on Tuesday after attempting to bribe City of Johannesburg law enforcement officers with R50 000 during a bust which saw stolen copper worth about half a million rand seized.

Disgruntled Soweto residents block entrances to Eskom's head office

2019-07-22 18:09

Eskom’s Megawatt Park in Sunninghill, Johannesburg was on lockdown on Monday after Soweto residents barricaded all entrances leading to the offices.

Mashaba vows to end Joburg's crippling blackouts, eyes energy from Kelvin Power Station

2019-04-30 13:56

City of Johannesburg Mayor Herman Mashaba intends to negotiate a contract with independent coal-fired power station Kelvin near OR Tambo International Airport as a possible solution for the City's rolling blackouts.


AS IT HAPPENED: ANC's Geoff Makhubo replaces Mashaba as new Johannesburg mayor

2019-12-04 16:00

The votes have been counted and the results are in. Geoff Makhubo is the new executive mayor of the City of Johannesburg.

EFF names candidate for Johannesburg mayor

2019-11-26 15:54

Outgoing Mayor Herman Mashaba leaves office on Wednesday after resigning from the position and DA last month.

Project managers, councillors did not benefit from Alex renewal project - former city manager

2019-11-22 17:11

Former Johannesburg city manager Professor Trevor Fowler has denied that his project managers and councillors benefited from the Alexandra Renewal Project.

Mashaba to brief the media amid resignation speculation

2019-10-21 05:24

City of Johannesburg mayor, Herman Mashaba is expected to tell the nation whether he is staying put or resigning as the City's number one resident.

No water for Sandton Gautrain station until landlord pays R8m - City of Johannesburg

2019-09-23 15:31

The City of Johannesburg is not prepared to entertain the Sandton Gautrain station's landlord, Cedar Park Properties, even in a court of law, until it pays R8m the City claims it owes, Mayor Herman Mashaba says.

City of Joburg seeking extension of traffic pointsmen contract while tender processes continue

2019-09-12 20:22

The City of Johannesburg says it is engaging with the service provider of the OUTsurance pointsmen project, Traffic Freeflow (TFF), to extend its contract on a month-to-month basis for a period not exceeding six months.

Joburg residents, businesses set to benefit from R131m substation upgrade

2019-08-08 16:36

The City of Johannebsurg has spent R131m on refurbishing the more than 40-year-old Wilro Park Substation.

Customer care centre petrol bombed in Johannesburg

2019-07-26 18:56

The City of Johannesburg has condemned an attack at the Jabuvu customer centre after a tyre and two petrol bombs were thrown into the office during the early hours of Friday morning.

Security guards worried by City of Joburg's insourcing programme delays

2019-07-12 07:42

The beneficiaries were initially meant to start on July 1. This was deferred to October 1 because of glitches in the verification processes.

Who will help you through traffic? JHB council says finalising bid process for pointsmen project

2019-02-28 16:46

The City of Johannesburg is completing a bid process before appointing a new contractor to manage its traffic pointsmen programme.

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