City of Cape Town

 
Bold steps are needed toward a ‘new normal’ that allocates water fairly in SA
Bold steps are needed toward a ‘new normal’ that allocates water fairly in SA
Discussions of the water crisis that has hit Cape Town tend to focus on supply and demand. In other words, a severe and unusual drought has created...
'We may have over-reached' — JP Smith on trying to curtail De Lille powers
'We may have over-reached' — JP Smith on trying to curtail De Lille powers
Democratic Alliance (DA) deputy caucus leader JP Smith says the council may have overreached in its bid to curtail some of City of Cape Town mayor...
DA to seek another motion of no confidence in De Lille after court loss
DA to seek another motion of no confidence in De Lille after court loss
The Democratic Alliance (DA) will seek to move for another motion of no confidence in Cape Town Mayor Patricia de Lille, after the Western Cape...
She’s back: De Lille triumphs over DA
She’s back: De Lille triumphs over DA
The Western Cape High Court has declared that the Democratic Alliance’s (DA's) decision to terminate Cape Town mayor Patricia de Lille’s...
The limits of coloured nationalism
The limits of coloured nationalism
Siqalo is a mostly Xhosa informal settlement in Mitchells Plain, the largest coloured township in Cape Town. Some Siqalo squatters are coloured,...
Bo-Kaap residents cry foul as cops nab youngster
Bo-Kaap residents cry foul as cops nab youngster
A group of residents in Bo-Kaap has accused the South African Police Service (SAPS) of “intimidation tactics” after a 17-year-old boy was...
DA leaves it to the law to decide De Lille’s fate
DA leaves it to the law to decide De Lille’s fate
The Democratic Alliance (DA) has asked the Cape Town high court to reach a decision on what Mayor Patricia de Lille’s fate should be following...
City of Cape Town pushes for “zero tolerance” on land protests
City of Cape Town pushes for “zero tolerance” on land protests
After weeks of land occupation protests, Cape Town was unusually quiet on Tuesday morning. While communities remain frustrated in their demand for...
Cape Town investigation unit reinstated following shut down by De Lille
Cape Town investigation unit reinstated following shut down by De Lille
The City of Cape Town's Special Investigation Unit (SIU) which embattled mayor Patricia de Lille ordered be shut down in August last year ― a move which resulted in serious claims being made against her and which marked the surfacing of a continuous slew of allegations...
Residents rally as City of Cape Town plans to close water collection point
Residents rally as City of Cape Town plans to close water collection point
Cape Town residents are rallying behind a man who helped make a spring in the Newlands suburb more accessible to thousands of citizens. While the...
Western Cape tackles its mounting landfill crisis
Western Cape tackles its mounting landfill crisis
“We have a serious waste problem in the Western Cape. We are running out of landfill space,” Minister of Environmental Affairs Anton Bredell...
'Let's work together' ― De Lille on DA declaring her return 'ceremonial'
'Let's work together' ― De Lille on DA declaring her return 'ceremonial'
Cape Town mayor Patricia de Lille, who was on Tuesday temporarily restored to her position, says she will appeal to the Democratic Alliance...

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