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Coalition politics and law: The fight over Tshwane

With coalition politics on the rise, particularly in local government, this kind of court case is likely to become more common

Battle for control of the City of Tshwane is back on

The DA has won a high court victory, but the ANC is taking its campaign for power to the Constitutional Court. All the while, residents are left leaderless and without services

High court overturns decision to place Tshwane metro council under administration

Court declares that the Gauteng premier’s decision to place the metro under administration was unlawful and sets it aside — after the Covid-19 lockdown ends

No more evictions — for now

But City authorities vow to stop the erection of new shacks during the national lockdown

Court interdicts cancelling Hammanskraal wastewater contract

Meanwhile, the City of Tshwane’s leadership is being dissolved due to collapsing service delivery

By-election woes for DA as Tshwane council is binned

The Democratic Alliance is likely to lose Tshwane when residents vote again

The learners who live in a church

Despite promises of relocation, two months after floods people in Mamelodi are still living in a church. Bongekile Macupe and Delwyn Verasamy went to talk to the learners who are trying to get on with school while living in a loud and alien environment

Gauteng agriculture department to ditch security firm

​The Gauteng department of agriculture and rural development intends to terminate its contract with a controversial security services company

ANC eyes youth and minority voters

The party is turning to new voters to reverse a decline in its support ahead of the 2019 general elections

Mr Nice Guy boosts ANC’s Gauteng race

Panyaza Lesufi’s focus is on the poor, and on what the ANC needs to do to win back unhappy voters

Makhura’s problem: His provincial committee

Makhura reportedly supported a group that backed former Johannesburg mayor Parks Tau as his deputy

No Cabinet shake-ups because of leadership contest — Makhura

'There shall be no MEC who is changed because they have a different view from me'

Lesufi elected to ANC Gauteng’s second most powerful position

Lesufi narrowly defeated economic development MEC Lebogang Maile to become the ANC in Gauteng's deputy chairperson

Mabuza had better watch his back

The ANC deputy is seen by some provinces as a turncoat, rendering his position precarious

SIU probes Pule Mabe’s associates

Net widens as investigators find evidence of fraudulent activity conducted in three provinces

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