Districts will be empowered and even emboldened to initiate and enter into partnerships – to advance effective service delivery – with civil society, the private sector, and engineering association or accounting councils, writes Parks Tau.
Former Joburg Mayor Parks Tau has been given the go-ahead to head to the Supreme Court of Appeal in Bloemfontein to stop his successor Herman Mashaba from repeating "defamatory" remarks.
Former Johannesburg mayor Parks Tau has been interdicted from making further “defamatory” comments about current mayor Herman Mashaba, with a high court judge ruling on Friday that Tau’s comments went beyond what could be considered fair comment.
Johannesburg Mayor Herman Mashaba's defamation case against his predecessor is an abuse of the courts as he is playing politics, the South Gauteng High Court in Johannesburg has heard.
The ANC should elect a team that is self-critical and able to confront issues openly, says Gauteng ANC chairperson Paul Mashatile.
The ANC greater Johannesburg region has expressed a lack of confidence in the performance of the City of Joburg’s DA-led coalition government.
Johannesburg Mayor Herman Mashaba has described his predecessor Parks Tau’s administration as one of self-enrichment, mismanagement and incorrect priorities and has promised not to do the same.
After 100 days in office, Johannesburg Mayor Herman Mashaba says he realises he has got more than he bargained for.
Newly elected Johannesburg mayor Herman Mashaba needs to get on with his job and stop criticising the previous administration, his predecessor Parks Tau says.
The former mayor of Johannesburg, Parks Tau, is concerned that some of his flagship projects could be canned by the new DA-led coalition government under mayor Herman Mashaba.
Parks Tau has welcomed the high court judgement which granted him leave to appeal to stop mayor Herman Mashaba from repeating "defamatory" remarks.
In an environment of stifled public discourse characterised by intolerance, mistrust and willingness to embarrass people instead of engaging them, political parties are becoming very weary of being brought to task, writes Ralph Mathekga.
For more than a decade, financial services firm Regiments has managed billions on behalf of the City of Johannesburg. New evidence shows that Regiments paid a top ANC leader millions to smooth its way.
City of Joburg mayor Herman Mashaba is dragging his predecessor Parks Tau to court.
The ANC in the greater Johannesburg region has filed a motion of no confidence in Executive Mayor of the City of Johannesburg, Herman Mashaba.
The ANC in Johannesburg will be requesting National Treasury to do a thorough analysis of mayor Herman Mashaba's 2017/18 budget.
Former City of Johannesburg mayor and South African Local Government Association (Salga) chairperson Parks Tau has been appointed as a co-chair of the United Nations High Level Independent Panel to oversee the effectiveness of the Habitat III.
Long-serving ANC member Sipho Pityana’s views about the party being in crisis and lacking accountable leadership should be debated, says Parks Tau.
Former mayor Parks Tau is welcome to his views on which projects best fit the city, but has lost the right to make decisions, Johannesburg Mayor Herman Mashaba has said.
DA councillor Herman Mashaba has been named Johannesburg mayor with 144 votes during a historic council meeting.
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