CT drought charge to be effective from 1 February pending approval
The city says it has to charge households this fee to cover the R1 billion a year that’s needed to pay for drought interventions while dams recover.
Hout Bay residents still in limbo 9 months after deadly blaze
The City of Cape Town’s ambitious plan to reblock the fire-ravaged area has proved an uphill battle.
Lungisa Fuzile’s appointment as Standard Bank CEO welcomed
Fuzile left his position at the Treasury earlier this year, shortly after the sacking of former Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan.
Summit planned to tackle CT's rail transport woes
This week's suspension of services on Metrorail’s central line was yet another reminder of the parlous state of the city's rail system.
Union threatens train strike over safety concerns on CT central line
The move comes after Prasa suspended several Untu-aligned train drivers on Thursday morning after they refused to work on the central line.
Top comedians to hold show to raise funds for orphaned Lansdowne children
Yaaseen Barnes, Loyiso Gola, Joey Rasdien and Rob Van Vuuren are among the jokesters who will be providing the laughs in a show organised by the Islamic Relief South Africa.
Former Treasury DG Lungisa Fuzile appointed Standard Bank SA CEO
Lungisa Fuzile left Treasury earlier this year, shortly after former Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan was fired.
Untu warns of strike if Prasa fails to restore safety regulations in WC
The move comes after Prasa suspended several Untu-aligned train drivers on Thursday after they refused to work on the central line.
Khayelitsha woman nominated for CNN Hero of the Year award
Rosie Mashale cares for orphaned and abandoned children affected by HIV/Aids in Khayelitsha.
Body discovered in grave in Delft
Police are trying to determine the identity of the victim and the circumstances surrounding the murder.
Mother wins school fee exemption case against WCED
Michelle Saffer took the WCED to court after Fish Hoek High School refused to give her a fee exemption unless she provided details of her former spouse’s income, even though they were estranged.
‘EC govt needs to spell out action plan over Mandela funeral report’
Last week, Advocate Busisiwe Mkhwebane released a report on the misappropriation of public funds in relation to Nelson Mandela’s funeral.
[ALERT] CPI slows to 4.6% year/year in November
On a month-on-month basis, inflation slowed to 0.1% in November from 0.3% in October.
Commercial crimes ‘eating away’ at state resources
The deputy police minister says commercial crimes are hindering the state from delivering services as it should.
Police bosses won’t announce date for SANDF deployment to WC, GP
Deputy Police Minister Bongani Mkongi says there won't be an announcement on the precise date.
Mkongi: Current systems not sufficient to tackle commercial crime
Deputy Police Minister Bongani Mkongi was in Khayelitsha on Tuesday to introduce the head of the Directorate for Priority Crime Investigation to the community.
Corruption Watch calls for collective corruption fight
Corruption Watch's Zola Valashiya says broader and more cohesive action is needed to combat corruption.
Riversdale resident drowns in Still Bay
It’s understood the 39-year-old man was on a church outing when the incident happened yesterday.