Tshwane impasse over GladAfrica shows up weaknesses in coalition politics

2019-06-15 17:37

The most recent investigation into the GladAfrica contract is being handled in-house, as the DA can’t count on the EFF’s support if it wants to take another run at suspending the city manager.

Thousands of protesters expected in Tshwane on Monday morning

2019-04-29 08:13

Various organisations reportedly plan to shut down the Tshwane CBD and roads around Soshanguve and surrounds are being blocked by protesters.

ANC in Tshwane distances itself from Garankuwa shutdown

2019-04-27 11:22

The ANC in the Greater Tshwane Region has distanced itself from the 'hogwash and tomfoolery' that is the planned mass meeting and Garankuwa shutdown.

Mamelodi taxi boss intends to take Cele to court over 'thugs' comments

2019-03-17 07:21

Mamelodi taxi boss Vusi "Khekhe" Mathibela and his business partner Elias Skhosana have indicated that they intend to institute civil action against Police Minister Bheki Cele, accusing him of defaming them.

Voters who stayed away in the 2016 elections will come back home to the ANC, says Lamola

2019-03-06 18:18

The ANC believes that its supporters who stayed away during 2016 municipal elections have returned home for the May general elections to lay the foundation for reclaiming Tshwane.

TUT campuses remain shut down over meal allowances

2019-03-04 18:42

Students at the Tshwane University of Technology have vowed to continue with their protests, until their demands have been met.

Tshwane ANC rejects mayor Mokgalapa's 'corrupt golden handshake' in GladAfrica scandal

2019-02-28 22:50

The ANC in Tshwane has rejected "with all the contempt it deserves" the "corrupt golden handshake" newly appointed Tshwane mayor, Stevens Mokgalapa, has offered to pay controversial engineering consultancy firm GladAfrica.

New Tshwane mayor vows to get to bottom of multi-billion rand GladAfrica saga

2019-02-12 18:37

Newly elected Tshwane Mayor Stevens Mokgalapa has vowed to become "Mr Service Delivery" who will act on the multi-billion rand GladAfrica saga.

Khoisan will continue to camp outside Union Buildings until their demands are met

2019-01-19 07:06

Using the Nelson Mandela statue at the Union Buildings in Pretoria for shade, six Khoisan, say the time for talking about their demands is over.

Motorists urged to respect traffic cops after officer is killed

2018-12-29 17:01

The Road Traffic Management Corporation has urged motorists to show respect to law enforcement officers following the death of an officer who was knocked down and killed by a bus during an operation.


Tshwane municipality 'irregularly' paid for City Manager's legal fees in GladAfrica report dispute

2019-05-22 06:03

There is fierce disagreement over whether the Tshwane municipality should have paid for the City Manager's legal fees when he took the municipality to court.

Khoisan chief camping at the Union Buildings, says smaller parties are the way to go

2019-04-28 08:47

The Khoisan who have been camping outside of the Union Buildings for almost five months have called on all Khoi people to not vote for the ANC in the coming general elections.

Cape Town has highest murder, robbery rates in new safety report - where does your city rank?

2019-04-13 11:19

The drivers of crime and violence in cities are the ''social, economic, spatial and cultural risk factors that result from extreme poverty and inequality'' the report states.

We tried to pull out of Tshwane contract in November - GladAfrica

2019-03-13 19:37

GladAfrica, the Midrand-based engineering firm which has been in the spotlight because of an Auditor-General finding that it was irregularly awarded a City of Tshwane contract, claims that it wanted to get out of the contract.

Dismissal of officials at City of Tshwane 'smacks of opportunism inconsistency', says YCLSA

2019-03-04 22:11

The Young Communist League of South Africa says Tshwane city manager Moeketsi Mosola fired two "unqualified" officials to show Mayor Stevens Mokgalapa who is in charge.

GladAfrica: Tshwane council approves immediate termination of controversial contract

2019-03-01 20:41

Political parties in the City of Tshwane council have approved the termination of the contract with controversial engineering consultancy firm GladAfrica.

Hundreds in Tshwane left in the dark after substation struck by lightning

2019-02-23 13:32

Hundreds of Tshwane residents were left in the dark after the Brakfontein substation went up in flames following a lightning strike.

Only 0.6% of voting stations affected by community protests, says IEC

2019-01-26 13:22

The Independent Electoral Commission has confirmed that only 140 voting stations have been affected by sporadic community protests countrywide.

DENIED: Remorse, suicidal thoughts and anger crop up in Chris Hani killer's parole bid

2019-01-16 21:08

Glaring contradictions in psychological reports about the remorse which Chris Hani's killer had, has led to Minister of Justice and Correctional Services Michael Masutha to deny him parole - yet again.

Bus knocks traffic police officer, killing him

2018-12-27 19:31

A Gauteng traffic police officer has been killed after he was knocked down by a bus during a law enforcement operation along the N1 north in Murray Hill, north of Tshwane.

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