17.10.2019 10:20 am
Raw sewage still flows through the streets of Sebokeng and into residents’ houses, and houses are allegedly being leased for personal gain by an ANC ward councillor.
A recent oversight inspection by the National Council of Provinces (NCOP) Gauteng delegation revealed that the Sedibeng Regional Sewer Scheme (SRSS) in Sebokeng, which is expected to bring relief to residents by stopping the flow of raw sewage spillage, is nowhere near completion, this is after an eight-year delay, reports Sedibeng Ster.
The utility acknowledges that an indefinite disconnection would cause ‘undue hardship’ to the community, but that it is an urgent matter that must be addressed immediately.
Giyani Freddy Makamu’s 2017 appointment was listed in a document compiled by concerned council officials, detailing a series of financial misconduct, fraud and corruption allegations.
Sibongile Jele sustained fatal injuries after a wall from a tavern operating next door collapsed on her shack while she and two other women were inside.
Eastern Cape police are investigating where the explosives came from and why and how they ended up in the dam.
The City is still within its daily allocation of 650 million litres per day, and this is still way down from the 1.2 billion litres used per day in 2015.
Efforts have been underway since early on Monday morning by the Midrand SPCA to rescue the puppy.
This has plagued Osizweni and Aviary Hill residents for some time now, as burst pipes are continually reported.
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While searching for the missing child, firefighters found the charred remains of a 27-year-old man.
While the MEC admits the incident was unfortunate, he has called on residents to be vigilant and refrain from approaching stray wild animals when spotted.
For the past couple of months, residents have complained about units disappearing, an increase in electrical usage, and faulty meters not taking bought tokens.
According to the manager of the AfriCaren Inn, friends of the deceased said they were socialising when they last saw him.
The City has denied that firefighters work 240 hours per month instead of their contracted 160 hours a month.
Gauteng water users are expected to use water responsibly as no water transfers to the Vaal River System will be possible during the shutdown.