Prasa closes Pretoria train station for 40 days for maintenance

2018-12-14 14:54

The Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa will be carrying out maintenance at the station, completely closing it to the public for at least 40 days.

Man arrested following clash between fired Cape Town MyCiTi drivers and police

2018-12-13 13:18

A man has been arrested following an exchange of rocks and stun grenades between fired Cape Town MyCiTi drivers and police.

We never asked mosque to stop call to prayer - City of Cape Town

2018-12-12 20:09

The City of Cape Town has announced that it will assist a mosque in Strandfontein with sound management measures after a resident complained about the 'noise' during the daily call to prayer.

Life Esidimeni relatives march to Makhura and Luthuli House to demand payments

2018-12-10 19:28

Families of victims of the Life Esidimeni tragedy are demanding that the government settle outstanding payments of compensation.

Wakkerstroom residents want R13m water pipeline project halted

2018-12-07 06:33

Residents of Wakkerstroom in Mpumalanga have called for a R13m water pipeline project to be halted, saying it will put their water supply at risk.

Civic groups protest at controversial Cape Town development site

2018-12-04 19:24

Reclaim the City and the Social Justice Coalition have protested at the Foreshore's "Site B" over the City of Cape Town's controversial sale of the site to Growthpoint Properties.

Western Cape Wi-Fi plan offers free 3GB per device per month to residents

2018-11-30 16:53

More than six million Western Cape residents will have access to 3GB of data per device every month as part of a plan to expand the public Wi-Fi network.

City of Johannesburg lost at least R300m to theft and vandalism - Mashaba

2018-11-28 13:15

The City of Johannesburg has lost more than R300m due to theft and vandalism of its properties, Mayor Herman Mashaba says.

Boss 'didn't even wait for me to explain why I was late' - Metrorail commuter loses job after train delays

2018-11-28 08:30

"He didn’t even wait for me to explain why I was late. I was just told to pack my things and leave," says Philile Nzimande, who was fired from her job because of Durban Metrorail train delays.

West Rand municipality strike enters 5th week

2018-11-26 16:44

The strike over salaries and other benefits by disgruntled West Rand District Municipality workers has entered its fifth week.


WATCH: Eastern Cape farmers, cattle march to municipality offices demanding grazing land

2018-12-13 21:51

A group of farmers has marched, along with their cattle, to the Enoch Mgijima municipal offices to demand safe grazing land.

More than half the plots earmarked for backyarders in Cape Town's southern suburbs are on wetlands

2018-12-13 11:13

More than 60 properties on at least 100 hectares of land have been identified for possible housing developments in several Cape Town southern suburb areas. But more than half of them are on wetlands.

Ensure load shedding stops – alliance political council

2018-12-11 10:11

The alliance political council has resolved to “convene relevant deployees” to consolidate a coherent response on ensuring sustainable energy security, it has said after meeting at Luthuli House in Johannesburg.

'Tis the season: Ramaphosa's stimulus package provides major health sector jobs boost

2018-12-10 17:24

Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi has announced the implementation of a presidential stimulus package which will help boost the health sector with the creation of more than 5 300 jobs throughout the country.

Over 2 300 unidentified bodies lying in Gauteng government mortuaries

2018-12-05 10:10

Gauteng Health MEC Gwen Ramokgopa has revealed in the provincial legislature that over 2 300 bodies are lying in government mortuaries in the province, waiting to be identified.

In the dark? You can thank the Guptas for load shedding

2018-12-04 07:17

In the two years that Gupta-owned mines were under the controversial family’s control they undersupplied Eskom by nearly four million tons of coal – with zero consequences.

Court victory for disabled Umlazi residents

2018-11-29 07:44

Enduduzweni Centre members are celebrating the reconnection of their electricity following a court order.

SIU won't relent in the face of pushback against Giyani corruption probe

2018-11-28 11:55

Despite paying between R1.2m and R1.4m for boreholes, that usually costs about R100 000, Lepelle Northern Water isn't providing water to Giyani.

'My shack is a breeding ground for rats' - garbage not collected since September

2018-11-27 06:49

Rubbish has been piling up in the streets of Kwinana informal settlement in Duncan Village, East London. Residents of Area 10 say their garbage has not been collected since September.

WATCH: Pensioner's home on verge of collapse after municipal roadworks

Dora Mamba's lifelong dream of being a homeowner began to crumble when her home started cracking after municipal work. Watch.

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