At this stage, the utility has not indicated how much tariffs could be raised. The new tariffs will come into effect in April.
Intercape has recorded 150 incidents since the start of 2021 including shootings, intimidation, assault, and extortion.
Last Monday, an elderly resident and her grandchildren spotted a man pushing the bin on their property, and when they shouted at him, he ran away. The deceased has not been identified and there have been no arrests.
Community members in parts of the West Rand say they will not heed a call by police Minister Bheki Cele to stay calm. Instead, residents have mobilised themselves to not only go house to house, and root out the illegal miners, but to also close off the non-operational mine dumps in the area. Public Order Police have been deployed, to try and stop residents from blocking roads in the area.
The High Court in Pretoria has set aside portions of a third report, in which former SARS deputy commissioner Ivan Pillay is implicated.
Women from different neighbourhoods on the Cape Flats are calling for an end to gender-based violence.
Police Minister Bheki Cele was in court and lauded the efforts of police who were behind the drug bust. He said the arrests should illustrate just how rife the drug trade is in the country.
Kurt-Lee Arendse was shown red after he collided in the air with New Zealand's Beauden Barrett in the 74th minute of the game.