15.7.2019 06:24 pm
Residents were encouraged to continue using water sparingly and to remain ‘water wise’.
Cape Town's collective water consumption from 8 to 14 July had increased by 28 million litres per day (m/l per day), the city said on Monday.
The land upon which the shacks are built is waterlogged and sewage water flows freely.
Amid overcrowding in the local schools, a brand-new, affordable private school is set to open in the city next year.
A chemical gas explosion at a business in Olifantsfontein injured 50, but no fatalities have been reported.
The Red Ant Security Company has been granted conditional permission to trade after being suspended.
He said cutting off electricity amounted to ‘a blanket punishment, and taken to their logical conclusion, are a violation of residents’ rights as well as a gross abuse of power’.
A DA oversight inspection in Tembisa found the toilets at the centre of a R1.9 billion tender scandal severely lacking, and RDP houses unfinished.
A local surfer in his 20s was bitten on the leg by what appeared to be a juvenile white shark at East Beach.
Residents were urged to cut water usage to 25 litres per person per day, to a maximum of 100 litres per household.
Only 71% of firearms in the City of Ekurhuleni’s possession can be accounted for, according to a forensic armoury audit.
The beleaguered municipality is unable to deliver services to communities after investing more than R300 million in VBS Mutual Bank.
The mob gathered outside Mbatha’s parental home in Tsakane where some looted the furniture, and set the house on fire with a BMW parked in the garage.
The same dog attacked a young woman within minutes after the first victim was taken to hospital
More than 15,000 daily commuters are expected to make use of the facility, which is expected to be completed in 2020.
The allure of easy money had seen hopeful people depositing their money into the scheme, with some investing as much as R100,000 in cash at a time.