Herman Mashaba

 
Mashaba points finger at civil society: #JhbFire ‘was bound to happen’
Mashaba points finger at civil society: #JhbFire ‘was bound to happen’
Johannesburg Mayor Herman Mashaba has once again shown anti-poor sentiment, this time in the wake of the
Mashaba and Mashatile clash as residents fight
Mashaba and Mashatile clash as residents fight
Protests over the housing crisis in Johannesburg, ongoing since the beginning of May, continued this week. Residents of Diepkloof in Soweto clashed...
What do young Jo'burgers think of the state of their city?
What do young Jo'burgers think of the state of their city?
Johannesburg mayor Herman Mashaba delivered his first State of The City Address on Wednesday. He highlighted
Mashaba, EFF to lay charges against ANC councillors over violence at meeting
Mashaba, EFF to lay charges against ANC councillors over violence at meeting
Johannesburg mayor Herman Mashaba says he will lay criminal charges against 10 ANC councillors for allegedly causing violence during a public...
Maimane: Our struggle is to fight the oppression of colonialism and apartheid
Maimane: Our struggle is to fight the oppression of colonialism and apartheid
Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane went into the heart of human rights abuses when he laid a wreath in the Sharpeville Human Rights Precinct...
The Gigaba-Mashaba feud and the attacks that happen while they bicker
The Gigaba-Mashaba feud and the attacks that happen while they bicker
COMMENTAttacks on foreign nationals are becoming more frequent in Johannesburg, but at the top, two political leaders with prominent...
Gigaba prioritises policing as fears of xenophobic tensions rise
Gigaba prioritises policing as fears of xenophobic tensions rise
Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba said on Thursday that police and members of the security cluster have been deployed to prevent xenophobic...
Herman Mashaba still scot-free as attacks erupt
Herman Mashaba still scot-free as attacks erupt
The Democratic Alliance has taken no steps against Johannesburg mayor Herman Mashaba after he called foreigners illegally in the country “criminals” and said they are “messing up” the city, even though the South African Human Rights Commission has now announced an...
'We don’t burn, we clean brothels’
'We don’t burn, we clean brothels’
In Mamelodi’s Phomolong township near Pretoria, people are opposing the reportedly illegal occupation of newly built RDP houses by “Zimbabweans”. About 50km away, in Joburg’s south, Rosettenville residents set fire to what they claimed were Nigerian drug dens and...
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...
New coalition governments to be put to the test
New coalition governments to be put to the test
The Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) and the United Democratic Movement (UDM) say they are pushing a pro-poor budget in the Johannesburg and Nelson...
Letters to the editor: December 15 to 22 2016
Letters to the editor: December 15 to 22 2016
I wish to express my strong objection to the ...