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‘People the same as pigs’ in the Vaal

The water and sanitation department has taken over the clean-up project while sewage continues to pollute the Vaal River and Emfuleni municipality

Hawks eye ANC politicians next

Top cop says more big players will be added to the list of accused as the state prepares to go to court

Hawks arrest Free State ‘asbestos project’ players

Businessman Edwin Sodi and senior civil servants are among those arrested over the R200-million theft of state funds

Housing activists want probe into City of Cape Town ‘spying’

The City of Cape Town admits it monitors the social-media pages of housing activists but denies that this is spying, as tensions surrounding land occupations increase

Amatola Water boss charged with organising protests

Amatola Water has charged its suspended chief executive, Vuyo Zitumane, for allegedly manipulating procurement processes and orchestrating protests against the board by the South African Municipal Workers Union (Samwu) to disrupt Amatola’s operations

More Sisulu appointments queried

The minister’s selection of an interim estate agency board was allegedly unlawful

State calls housing agency to order

Funding has been cut over a slew of problems at the body meant to ensure low-cost homes

‘Minister caused HDA board crisis’

Former chairperson Mavuso Msimang says Nomaindia Mfeketo was warned, but did nothing

Mfeketo wrestles with ombud services

The human settlements minister suspended the chief ombud over an 'investment' with the VBS Mutual Bank

How solving the Eldorado Park housing crisis could keep a family safe

Gauteng human settlements MEC Paul Mashatile says preference for housing will be given to those who applied in 1994.

Meet the woman replacing Tokyo Sexwale

We chat to newly appointed Human Settlements Minister Connie September about her life in politics and her task ahead.

Meeting SA’s housing needs

The main focus of the department of human settlement's housing delivery strategy remains the poorest of the poor.

Building a better South Africa

Human settlements minister pays tribute to Govan Mbeki.

North West wins big

Province received three accolades for excellence in creating human settlements.

The Govan Mbeki Awards 2013 winners

A list of those who were recognised for excellence in human settlements.

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