City team springs into action to clean filthy taxi rank

2019-01-14 15:52

The Retief Street taxi rank was spotless over the weekend after the municipality was stung into action by Friday’s protest by taxi operators over the filth there.

City groping in dark

2018-12-11 15:30

How long will this round of load shedding last?

Mayor considers guards at illegal dumping hotspots

2018-12-04 15:35

Msunduzi mayor Themba Njilo has warned that the City will name and shame those caught dumping illegally.

Call centre clampdown

2018-11-22 16:43

Rude call centre agents are in for a wake-up call as the City plans to install recording devices to tape their conversations with ratepayers.

‘Time to face the music’ for city managers

2018-11-14 15:30

Discipline them.

City hopeful over drive

2018-10-29 15:00

Msunduzi Municipality expects to generate substantially more revenue from its current amnesty campaign than the R8,9 million collected during the Black Month debt write-off initiative in December last year.

Msunduzi’s debt amnesty period begins

2018-10-17 15:53

Msunduzi has 188 000 customers on its books, but a massive 69 000 are reportedly not paying their accounts.

City forks out R2 mln

2018-10-02 15:45

Failure to follow legal processes has led to Msunduzi coughing up R2 million to settle with its former head of infrastructure services, Sabatha Nomnganga.

Thieves target covers

2018-10-01 15:26

Msunduzi says manhole covers are being stolen across the city to be sold on the black market.

Premier bemoans govt mess

2018-09-27 16:21

Extreme poverty, broken promises and shoddy construction in Pietermaritzburg townships jolted the provincial cabinet to express its disappointment at the level of service the ANC-led government was rendering to Pietermaritzburg residents.


City call centre gets big boost

2018-12-18 17:06

The City is revamping its controversial call centre which has been marred with problems related to rude agents, an outdated system and staff shortages.

Mayor considers guards at illegal dumping hotspots

2018-12-04 16:18

Msunduzi mayor Themba Njilo has warned that the City will name and shame those caught dumping illegally.

City set to halt frivolous disputes

2018-11-23 15:14

Ratepayers who lodge “frivolous” disputes in attempt to delay paying their bills will no longer be entertained if a draft proposal is accepted by council.

Msunduzi councillors warned

2018-11-21 15:30

Msunduzi speaker Jabu Ngubo has had enough.

Call centre scores an ‘A’

2018-11-09 15:22


City to engage with bus operators for IRPTN plan

2018-10-23 15:30

Msunduzi plans to start engagements with five local bus operators whose operating routes will be affected by the integrated road public transport network (IRPTN).

‘Hands off City acting MM’

2018-10-11 15:45

The ANC caucus is divided on whether the chief financial officer Neli Ngcobo should continue to act as the municipal manager while Sizwe Hadebe is on suspension.

Billing issue comes to a boil

2018-10-02 15:45

A long-standing dispute over billing issues escalated into a heated fracas between Msunduzi staff and members of a Northdale family last week.

City budget cuts millions

2018-09-28 15:42

MSUNDUZI has adjusted its 2018/19 budget to reduce its operating expenditure by R103 million following recommendations by the National Treasury.

Report: City fleet poorly managed

2018-09-26 15:45

The municipal public accounts committee (Mpac) is concerned about the management of the City’s fleet following allegations of internal control deficiencies and the misuse of vehicles.

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