Collins Chabane municipality suspended municipal manager Charlotte Ngobeni in October last year, on full pay.
The brutal murders followed a spate of violent robberies of immigrant-owned shops in Osizweni.
A Hartbeespoort woman was allegedly pushed by Madibeng traffic officers after they threatened her with arrest.
Residents of Orange Grove, Johannesburg raided the house of a known drug dealer, and made an unexpected discovery.
This move follows the insourcing of security guards, which the city claims brought dignity to 4,000 families.
‘In our most gang-ravaged communities, it is commonplace to see women at the forefront in the fight against crime and gangsterism.’

Health warning after caustic soda spills into Duzi River, Inanda Dam

People and cattle should not use or drink water from the river or dam, the eThekwini Municipality warns.

City of Joburg to put cleaners on its books – Mashaba

Mashaba regarded this as a death knell for ‘tenderpreneurs’, and a way of empowering women who have not been on the council’s books for years.

Love at first lick: WOOF Project aims to set dog adoption record

The initiative is about changing the status quo surrounding animal adoption, and breaking the world record would be a double-win.

Meghan Cremer’s loved ones gather to remember her

More than 50,000 women have signed a petition indicating their opposition to her murder suspects’ release on bail.

Man seriously injured after being thrown from train in Johannesburg

The man was transported to hospital after allegedly being pushed from a moving train in Mayfair on Wednesday afternoon.

Moutse residents in Limpopo accuse MEC of deception

‘The MEC, just like all ANC charlatans, is ditching us again after the polls,’ community spokesperson Seun Mogotji said.

Calls for probe as Limpopo water projects dry up

The Capricorn district municipality has abandoned five water projects worth close to R50 million, and the poor still don’t have running water.

It’s discoloured but you can drink it: Tshwane says water is safe

This after Outa said it had told the municipality of the problem, and its follow-up sample found traces of E. coli and nitrates in the drinking water.

Cape Town’s Salt River Market rezoned for mixed development

Around 700 people currently live there and talks are ongoing about their continued living spaces.

SA startup Lumkani devises clever kit to prevent massive shack fires and save lives

The company claims its systems prevented 16 incidents within the first six months of operation.

Lucky Mitchells Plain man pockets R61m in his second Lotto win

Both the winner and his partner say they won’t stop working right away as they don’t want to raise any eyebrows.

Parents ‘key to root out gangsters in Westbury schools, but they’re not bothered’

‘We are afraid of speaking because we may be targeted by the gang members,’ a parent who wanted to remain anonymous said.

Mr North West University is a woman

The 2019 Mr NWU was crowned at the Mafikeng campus.

Ivory Park residents prevent Eskom from removing illegal connections

The community of Ivory Park and surrounding areas are urged to collaborate to ensure supply is restored and paid for.




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