1 killed, municipal property damaged in Ratanda protests
Community members have been protesting since Monday over power outages.
Man (32) fatally shot in Sedibeng service delivery protest
Protesters said some of them have been without power since Friday after the municipality cut off electricity to indigents and non-payers.
Diepsloot residents divided over protest action
Some community leaders in Diepsloot are calling on residents not to take part in Monday’s planned shutdown in the area. They are worried that criminal elements may try to hijack the move which is aimed at raising genuine complaints.
Pupils at Limpopo primary school made to empty bucket toilets themselves
It's understood the principal of the school instructed the pupils to move the buckets which are used as toilets.
SABC refutes claims of intending to retrench to save money
On Sunday, the 'Sunday Times' reported that the cash-strapped public broadcaster planned on shedding its staff by 33% as part of its turnaround strategy.
Probe into racial attack against model Mirriam Ngomani under way
The 'Sowetan' reported on Friday that Mirriam Ngomani and her partner were attacked at Times Square in Pretoria by a group of white men in the early hours of Thursday.
70 people recovering after gas leakage in Olifantsfontein building
Ekhurhuleni emergency services said they responded to the incident on Friday morning and identified an ammonia gas that leaked through the pipeline system.
Tender for chemical toilets above board, says Masina
Ekurhuleni Mayor Mzwandile Masina was on Wednesday responding to an amaBhungane investigation.
Lesedi Municipality opposition parties say R50m security tender awarded fairly
The tender has been making news headlines, with acting municipal manager Gugu Thimane accused of not following the correct processes.
Lesedi Municipality adopts report into controversial R50m tender
The document was signed by acting municipal manager Gugu Thimane who has been accused of not following processes when awarding the R50 million tender.
Lesedi Municipality to hold meeting over controversial R50m security tender
The municipality has been in the spotlight after the multimillion rand tender was awarded to the Bravo Security Company.
Mkhwebane finds tender corruption at Lesedi Municipality
The findings are against the appointment of the manager of special programmes Melekola Melato, also known as MaDlamini.
Lesedi Municipality residents want mayor axed over failed service delivery
The municipality was first hit by service delivery disruptions in May after a R50 million security company tender was disputed.
Lesedi Municipality in turmoil as groups fight over tenders
An ongoing battle over tenders in the Lesedi Municipality in Ekurhuleni has seen services in the area disrupted for weeks, leaving residents seething.
Mashaba wants case opened against housing official over ARP documents
Joburg Mayor Herman Mashaba says that he is shocked that an official the Gauteng Human Settlements Department has admitted to unlawfully accessing sensitive documents relating to the controversial Alexandra Renewal Project.
Mashaba ‘shocked’ by official who illegally accessed Alex Renewal Project files
The city forensic unit has established that a number of files went missing from the locked offices where they were stored.
Sanco calls for Red Ants to be de-registered
On Tuesday, the security regulation authority, PSiRA suspended the notorious Red Ants pending an investigation into their conduct.
Rathanda residents blockade Vaaldam Road after water, electricity cuts
They said the municipality had cut power and water to their houses.