Murders linked to water tenders are economic sabotage, says Mahlobo
/ 31 January 2024

Murders linked to water tenders are economic sabotage, says Mahlobo

In 2022, at least four employees working in eThekwini’s water and sanitation unit were killed

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Burned by its 2019 ‘woke’ experiment, the DA is unlikely to follow the same path leading up to 2024
/ 20 February 2023

Burned by its 2019 ‘woke’ experiment, the DA is unlikely to follow the same path leading up to 2024

The party believes it has been able to ‘self-correct’ after alienating white voters in the previous national and provincial elections

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De Lille investigates architect who shone light on ‘reprehensible’ council
/ 5 August 2022

De Lille investigates architect who shone light on ‘reprehensible’ council

The public works minister has not acted on alleged Sacap mismanagement despite a damning ruling against the architectural council

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De Lille protecting ‘reprehensible’ architectural council
/ 30 July 2022

De Lille protecting ‘reprehensible’ architectural council

The public works minister is accused of overlooking mismanagement and bullying at Sacap

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Patricia de Lille embroiled in sexual harassment, abuse cover-up claims
/ 30 May 2022

Patricia de Lille embroiled in sexual harassment, abuse cover-up claims

The minister has denied concealing an investigative report into alleged gross violations at a state architectural body

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Parliament fire: attack or plain negligence?
/ 7 January 2022

Parliament fire: attack or plain negligence?

Rumours abound about the quality of public works upkeep and the person arrested for arson

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Steenhuisen under pressure as DA gets buyer’s remorse
/ 1 November 2021

Steenhuisen under pressure as DA gets buyer’s remorse

A poor election result, on top of concerns over his leadership style, may see John Steenhuisen follow in Mmusi Maimane’s footsteps

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Toxic power struggle hits public works
/ 23 October 2020

Toxic power struggle hits public works

With infighting and allegations of corruption and poor planning, the department’s top management looks like a scene from ‘Survivor’

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