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‘Jo’burg uses our fees for slush fund’

The city says it will investigate the missing millions claim by the municipal workers’ union

I want to pay but Jo’burg won’t let me

My fresh billing crisis goes back nearly two years now

EFF opens murder case against Gauteng MECs over firefighters’ deaths

Political parties and trade unions pointed the finger at who they say is responsible for the deaths of the three firefighters

Fraud costs Metrobus millions

Six Computicket staffers are up on fraud charges, but the real problem is inside the bus service itself

Shree Laxmi’s walk in the City of Gold

What would the Goddess be met with, were she to walk the streets of Johannesburg?

Owls and frogs vs shops and offices

Developers paying for infrastructure all but ensures Jo’burg city will pass their plans

Parks Tau appointed interim chairperson of SA Local Government Association

The former Jo'burg mayor wants to beef up municipal finances & smoothen labour relations.

North, south, east and west, throw your hands up: Jo’burg residents despair of crime

Locals complain about being attacked and robbed and are dissatisfied about the lack of attention paid to their problems.

Record budget for City of Jo’burg

The City of Johannesburg's budget has increased to R47.1-billion. Electricity prices will rise by 7.05% and waste removal services by 6% to 8%.

Informal traders’ application ‘not urgent’, says judge

Johannesburg hawkers will have to wait a little longer before they know if they can return to the streets.

City of Jhb faces court challenges over informal trader evictions

The City of Jo'burg will face two similar court challenges next week, seeking to interdict the "illegal" eviction of informal traders from the city.

Informal traders have lost their livelihoods, says DA

The informal sector has lost income following a City of Johannesburg's programme halting hawkers from doing business, says the DA.

Vendors to file second interdict to stop City of Jhb removals

The City of Jo'burg is about to face its second court application regarding the "illegal" removal of informal traders from the inner city centre.

Informal traders to take City of Joburg to court

The SA Informal Trader's Forum has announced plans to take the City of Johannesburg to court over the removal of informal traders in the CBD.

ANC gets slapped with R3.5m municipality bill

The ANC has received an erroneous bill from the City of Jo'burg stating that it owes more than R3.5m in outstanding rates, taxes, and electricity.

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Sounding the alarm on shack fire losses

A tech solution to fires in informal settlements comes with insurance that pays out the victims of these blazes

How smuggled gold destined for Dubai or Singapore has links to France and Mali

Three Malagasy citizens were apprehended at OR Tambo International airport, but now the trail is found to connect to France and Mali

Zuma, Zondo play the waiting game

The former president says he will talk once the courts have ruled, but the head of the state capture inquiry appears resigned to letting the clock run out as the commission's deadline nears

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