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.

Imagine a country where the economy created jobs

2018-08-07 11:44

What South Africa needs is a growing economy that creates jobs. When this is sustainably achieved, more people will be able to develop themselves independently of government, writes Herman Mashaba.

Joburg's budget cuts capital spending amid cost saving by Treasury

2018-05-25 13:37

The country’s economic hub is under financial pressure with National Treasury cutting municipal grants as part of the February budget’s plan to reduce the fiscal deficit.

Mashaba: payment increase frozen for Joburg property valuation objectors

2018-04-15 13:01

The City of Johannesburg says it will freeze a payment increase for property owners who have objected to their property valuations.

City of Joburg disaster management official attacked while responding to a call

2017-12-04 20:57

The City of Johannesburg says a disaster management official was attacked by a mob while responding to a structural collapse call in Alexandra.

Johannesburg Water undertaking largest repair job in its history

2017-11-22 13:22

Utility company Johannesburg Water is currently dealing with the largest repair of a burst pipe in the entity's history, the City says.

City of Joburg's anti-corruption unit makes major bust

2017-10-31 20:51

The City of Johannesburg’s anti-corruption unit has made one of its biggest busts since its inception a year ago, with about R80 million worth of City Power equipment seized from sub-contractors.

EXCLUSIVE: Mashaba alleges Ntlemeza is blocking Joburg corruption cases

2017-04-04 08:24

Johannesburg Mayor Herman Mashaba claims that Hawks head Berning Ntlemeza has ordered that corruption cases in the city not be investigated.

Ageing power stations are wasting vast amounts of water

2016-10-02 10:25

The City of Johannesburg has suddenly become terribly concerned about water security, leading it to implement level 2 water restrictions.


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.

City of Joburg wants you to consider other burial methods as graves may one day run short

2018-11-08 20:34

The City of Johannesburg is encouraging residents to consider alternative burial methods for loved ones as private graves are unsustainable.

Denel owes City of Johannesburg R290m - Mashaba

2018-06-11 15:28

Johannesburg Mayor Herman Mashaba says the City’s funds have been placed at risk due to unsecured lending to state-owned Denel through Regiments Capital, a company with links to Gupta-family associates.

Joburg council initiates process to honour Mama Winnie

2018-04-26 17:46

The Johannesburg City Council has started a process to determine an appropriate manner through which to honour Winnie Madikizela-Mandela.

City of Johannesburg official fired for awarding tenders to own company

2018-01-12 13:01

The City of Johannesburg says it has fired a senior official for allegedly awarding tenders to their own private company.

Bryanston, Marlboro, Morningside water supply reconnected

2017-11-23 11:10

Water supply pipes in Bryanston, Marlboro and Morningside have been reconnected, although residents should expect low water pressure, says Johannesburg Water.

No end to suffering in sight for families evicted from hijacked buildings

For four months, former Cape York and Fattis Mansions residents have been sharing temporary accommodation next to Wembley Stadium. Living conditions have become unbearable for the community. Watch.

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City of Johannesburg official arrested for alleged corruption

2017-05-07 13:13

A City of Johannesburg official has been arrested during an entrapment operation after allegedly seeking a bribe, Mayor Herman Mashaba says.

City of Johannesburg apologises for incorrect termination notices

2017-03-03 16:27

The City of Johannesburg has apologised to customers who received pre-service termination notices, despite having paid their accounts.

Volley of debate over secret vote in Johannesburg

Proceedings were interrupted and later halted following a debate over secret ballots.

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