For FW de Klerk reconciliation was never about moral intention, but always about political strategy, writes Antjie Krog.
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Tshwane Metro Police Department officers have pulled over a minibus taxi near Soshanguve in Gauteng to find 29 pupils aboard, that the vehicle was unregistered and that the driver had no licence.
Outgoing Tshwane mayor Stevens Mokgalapa has chalked up the cancellation of the controversial GladAfrica contract as one of his successes during his tenure.
The appointment of Ntiyiso Consulting, an external transaction advisor of Wonderboom Airport appointed by the City of Tshwane, has been suspended.
The ANC in Pretoria has approached the courts seeking an order to force the Tshwane council to convene an urgent disciplinary hearing against speaker Katlego Mathebe.
City of Tshwane speaker Katlego Mathebe says Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs MEC Lebogang Maile has "once again acted in a manner that is not guided by any of the applicable legal prescripts".
Gauteng Cogta MEC Lebogang Maile has rescinded his decision to suspend the DA's former speaker of Johannesburg Vasco da Gama and the Tshwane speaker Katlego Mathebe.
The sale of the multimillion-rand City of Tshwane mayoral house is set to yield 40 houses for the elderly and disabled in Atteridgeville.
The DA instructs its lawyers to file an urgent court application against Gauteng Cogta MEC Lebogang Maile for alleged political harassment.
The DA's comments about the use of bullying tactics against the City of Tshwane's speaker to force a change of government reflects a party losing its grip on Pretoria.
The ANC councillor's office in Ward 15, Mamelodi, that was torched over the weekend, has been the target of destruction before, Gauteng Human Settlements, Urban Planning and Cogta MEC Lebogang Maile confirms.
The ANC in Tshwane decides not to attend a council meeting they had called to discuss the four motions of no confidence which they had petitioned.
The DA announces Randall Williams as its candidate for the position of Tshwane mayor which will be contested in a mayoral election next month.
A manhunt for hijackers, who stopped unsuspecting motorists by posing as police officers using blue lights, saw two suspects being arrested with a hijacked car parked in their garage in Mabopane, Gauteng police have said.
The needs of the residents of Tshwane have suffered as political priorities trumped service delivery, says Gauteng MEC for Human Settlements Lebogang Maile following the resignation announcement of Mayor Stevens Mokgalapa.
The ANC's bid to continue a Tshwane special council meeting, fails after Gauteng Cogta MEC Lebogang Maile rescinds his decision to suspend Tshwane speaker Katlego Mathebe.
The DA have argued that Gauteng Cogta MEC Lebogang Maile's decision to suspend Tshwane speaker Katlego Mathebe should be put on hold pending a legal review as she would not be able to represent the DA's interest in council.
The chief whip of the Tshwane council lashed out at Gauteng Cogta MEC Lebogang Maile following the suspension of speaker Katlego Mathebe, insisting that he has no right to interject himself in the internal processes of the council.
Gauteng Cogta MEC Lebogang Maile suspends both the DA's former speaker of Johannesburg Vasco da Gama and the Tshwane speaker Katlego Mathebe for breaching the code of conduct for councillors.
The Gauteng Department of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs is looking at options to ensure the Tshwane council concludes the motions of no confidence which were not attended to after the council collapsed last week.
At the heart of a chaotic Tshwane council meeting was the battle for the power to decide on the sequence in which the four motions of no confidence would be heard.
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