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Mashaba’s xenophobic legacy
Mashaba’s xenophobic legacy
The outgoing mayor’s tweet about the arrest statistics of migrants in Johannesburg over four years displays both his bigotry and a...
‘Jo’burg uses our fees for slush fund’
‘Jo’burg uses our fees for slush fund’
The City of Johannesburg is investigating allegations that money was stolen from an account holding R29-million of union members’ subscription...
Another multimillion-rand Johannesburg contract set aside
Another multimillion-rand Johannesburg contract set aside
Yet another City of Johannesburg contract worth hundreds of millions of rands is set to go to court as unsuccessful bidders — after learning...
I want to pay but Jo’burg won’t let me
I want to pay but Jo’burg won’t let me
It seems the City of Johannesburg (CoJ) doesn’t want me to pay my electricity bill. That’s odd, because the city is owed something like...
R1.3bn for Alex renewal project unaccounted for — residents
R1.3bn for Alex renewal project unaccounted for — residents
Over a hundred community members of Alexandra township came out to East Bank Hall, Alexandra, on Monday to share their grievances about service...
EFF opens murder case against Gauteng MECs over firefighters’ deaths
EFF opens murder case against Gauteng MECs over firefighters’ deaths
The Gauteng chair of the Economic Freedom Fighters, Mandisa Mashego, said the party has opened a case of murder against human settlements MEC Uhuru...
Fraud costs Metrobus millions
Fraud costs Metrobus millions
Computicket has revealed that six of its staff members are facing criminal charges for manipulating Metrobus ticket sales — and this is just...
Shree Laxmi's walk in the City of Gold
Shree Laxmi's walk in the City of Gold
Shree Laxmi has 108 names. She can be Shuchi (the embodiment of purity), Padmakshya (beautiful like the lotus), Kantha (the divine consort of...
Owls and frogs vs shops and offices
Owls and frogs vs shops and offices
Tourism brochures talk about Kyalami, north of Johannesburg, as a “surprising green area” in an otherwise busy mega­city. With little...
Parks Tau appointed interim chairperson of SA Local Government Association
Parks Tau appointed interim chairperson of SA Local Government Association
Former City of Johannesburg mayor Parks Tau said he hopes to beef up the finances and skills set of low capacity municipalities after being...
North, south, east and west, throw your hands up: Jo’burg residents despair of crime
North, south, east and west, throw your hands up: Jo’burg residents despair of crime
“This is where it all started,” says a Johannesburg municipal employee. He is standing next to the Freedom Charter monument in Kliptown, Soweto....
[Video]Unsafe buildings, poverty and desperation in JHB’s inner city
[Video]Unsafe buildings, poverty and desperation in JHB’s inner city
We investigate housing issues in Jo’burg’s city centre, where many impoverished people live in unsafe buildings. What is the City doing to help?

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