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Government gets $2bn more in pledges towards infrastructure development

The New Development Bank pledges billions of dollars towards infrastructure development in South Africa. Implementing infrastructure development is one of the measures the country is counting on to recover from the economic effects of Covid-19

Government announces tailwinds on infrastructure project

Minister of public works and infrastructure Patricia de Lille and President Cyril Ramaphosa call for corruption crackdown in government during talks with investors on infrastructure development project in Midrand

2016 a ‘spectacular setback’ for Tshwane ANC — Ramokgopa

Kgosientso Ramokgopa's status of chairperson has been turned to that of a convener

​SACP suspends 5 district members implicated in Tshwane unrest

The SACP also said it noted that the recent and renewed wave of violence in Tshwane was a continuation of previous divisions and factionalism.

Fingers pointed at ANC councillor over Tshwane chaos

The man said to be the mastermind behind the Tshwane violence says it’s all a plot to discredit him by his political foes.

​ANC to go back to branches about mayoral nomination process – Tshwane mayor Ramokgopa

"The leadership says it hears your plea. We resolve problems through engagements," Ramokgopa told party members at a community hall in Atteridgeville.

Protesters torch Bronkhorstspruit municipal offices

Violent service delivery protests in Bronkhorstspruit has seen demonstrators torch the Zithobeni satellite police station and municipal offices.

Tshwane council changed policy ahead of name changes

Just weeks before new street names for Pretoria were approved, the Tshwane metro council changed policy requiring consultation with residents.

Tshwane mayor: Afrikaners aren’t being targeted

Tshwane mayor Kgosientso Ramokgopa says Afrikaners are not the "object of contempt" regarding proposed city street names changes in Pretoria.

Tshwane mayor downplays council crisis

The Tshwane metro council has denied that municipal departments have been placed under administration due to poor performance and corruption.

Tshwane mayor puts his foot down on name change furore

Mayor Kgosientso Ramokgopa says Pretoria will be renamed Tshwane before the end of 2012 -- regardless of the cost or opposition to the move.

Tshwane ANC head clamps down on ‘ill-discipline’

Tshwane's re-elected ANC chairperson Kgosientso Ramokgopa has vowed to act on ill-disciplined members just hours after he reclaimed his position.

Tshwane ANC elects new leadership

African National Congress members in the Tshwane region elected two sets of leaders at two separate conferences over the weekend.

ANC shuffle looming in Gauteng

As top leaders jostle for ­support in the run-up to next month's regional conferences, four ANC regions in Gauteng are heading for a shake-up.

Tshwane’s Ramokgopa off to woo investors in US

Tshwane mayor Kgosientso Ramokgopa leaves for the United States on Saturday to try and attract investments which could prompt job creation.

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