City of Johannesburg

 
‘We’re going to change the Jo'burg skyline’
‘We’re going to change the Jo'burg skyline’
The City of Johannesburg is due to unveil a plan to “transform the inner city”, partnering with private developers to build mixed-income...
From slum city to urban living hub: How Jo’burg got its groove back
From slum city to urban living hub: How Jo’burg got its groove back
The land is not just the dusty earth on which we stand. It is a kinship with our ancestors. It is an affirmation of self. It is the urgent...
ANC councillor referred to ethics committee for selling public land
ANC councillor referred to ethics committee for selling public land
In a closed meeting at the City of Johannesburg's council sitting on Tuesday, ANC councillor Dan Bovu faced renewed pressure to account for...
Mashaba removes Economic Development MMC for alleged misconduct
Mashaba removes Economic Development MMC for alleged misconduct
City of Johannesburg Mayor Herman Mashaba on Wednesday removed mayoral committee member for economic development, Sharon Peetz for "suspected...
City of Jo'burg in housing quandary
City of Jo'burg in housing quandary
The City of Johannesburg will not be able to meet the Constitutional Court’s requirement to provide alternative accommodation to people evicted...
But is it halaal? A Muslim’s dilemma
But is it halaal? A Muslim’s dilemma
In the back alleys of Fordsburg Square, a woman spoons spiced water, or pani, into hollowed puris, a deep-fried, unleavened bread that is stuffed...
Mr Mayor – keep your promise
Mr Mayor – keep your promise
It was in the run-up to the 2010 World Cup that Engen proposed sinking R14-million into upgrading a petrol station just off the main road in...
Herman Mashaba defends his comments stating “illegal” immigrants are criminals
Herman Mashaba defends his comments stating “illegal” immigrants are criminals
Johannesburg mayor Herman Mashaba has reiterated and defended his statements that foreign nationals who are in Johannesburg without documentation...
​#Mashaba100Days: 5 changes Mayor Herman Mashaba has planned for Johannesburg
​#Mashaba100Days: 5 changes Mayor Herman Mashaba has planned for Johannesburg
While some South Africans decided December 1 was all about "ke Dezemba boss", the big boss of Johannesburg, mayor Herman Mashaba, came out...
Herman Mashaba's A-team: Controversial backgrounds of Jo'burg mayor's committee
Herman Mashaba's A-team: Controversial backgrounds of Jo'burg mayor's committee
Some of the 10 members of the Democratic Alliance’s Johannesburg mayoral committee hold controversial beliefs, including that Bantu education...
Local government elections: This is what we know about coalitions so far
Local government elections: This is what we know about coalitions so far
On Wednesday, the EFF and the Democratic Alliance (DA) will broadcast their coalition plans to the country on the 27 hung municipalities that are...
ANC and DA in neck-and-neck race to win Jo'burg; EFF could decide their fate
ANC and DA in neck-and-neck race to win Jo'burg; EFF could decide their fate
With just under 40% of the votes across the City of Johannesburg counted, the Democratic Alliance (with 41.49%) and the African National Congress...

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