13.2.2020 06:35 am
‘Politicians in the city are positioning themselves for the ANC elective congresses and have seen an opportunity to launder money through these contractors,’ Samwu charges.
Waste management tenders in the City of Ekurhuleni have become a sore point in simmering tensions between the South African Municipal Workers Union (Samwu) and the municipality.
The municipality has been involved in over R3 billion of fruitless, wasteful and irregular expenditure in the past three years.
The three German citizens were sailing at The Bar, at the Breede River Mouth, when the boat overturned on Sunday.
Charlotte Friedrich said her wedding venue and conference centre employs 13 people following her investment worth more than R18 million in capital to build the lodge.
Heavy rain in Gauteng from Thursday evening prompted authorities to open the sluice gates on Saturday morning.
Complaints from emergency services, most notably ambulances, that the boom gates hindered their ability to reach patients.
The Animal Anti-Cruelty League in Ladysmith has warned pet owners to ensure their dogs, especially young ones, are fully vaccinated.
Centurion Mall management said that there were no injuries reported, and insists the mall is safe for customers.
Numsa and Sacca said employees losing their jobs would be hard on them and their families since the routes were cancelled.
A woman reportedly managed to get herself out of the water and was transported to hospital.
Police investigations are ongoing and will reveal the cause of the fire.
All home affairs offices will serve clients from 8am until 7pm on weekdays for the whole month, excluding weekends.
MEC for economic development Thabo Mokone said last year’s festival generated R35 million.
The party says it is concerning that the community has protested twice due to allegations of corruption and the misuse of public funds.