17.9.2020 09:46 am
Human settlements, water and sanitation minister Lindiwe Sisulu had said in May that building such structures in the area was a much faster process than building a normal house.
The Mamelodi “temporal residents unit” have caused outrage among residents due to its pricing with each structure costing R64,000.
This is significantly up from 2019 levels when the capacity was 81% and the largest dam, Theewaterskloof, was at 72.2%.
The young raptor is the firstborn for mom Makatsa and her new baby daddy, Mahlori, which means ‘miracle’.
The fires broke out in Khayelitsha and Dunoon in the early hours of Sunday morning. The police are investigating the circumstances that led to the fires.
The downing of tools came after the metro’s management assured workers who had not yet received their salaries that they would receive them by midnight.
‘The water and sanitation department has to get their act together. This complaint was reported on 31 July.’
The aftermath of evictions in the area on Tuesday left many people homeless, with several others camping overnight – next to their belongings.
‘The attacks are linked to taxi operators in the area as we have been intimidated repeatedly and quite openly and told that we should not operate in the area,’ said Bronwen Dyke-Beyer, spokesperson for Golden Arrow Bus Services.
Fruitless and wasteful expenditure amounted to just over R19 million and unauthorised expenditure to more than R14 million.
While the woman may have taken her own life, it appeared she had not intended for the children to die, as she left a note asking for her family to take care of them.
Neighbours awoke to screams, and later, the bodies found were identified as a 20-year-old mother and her two daughters, aged four and one.
Since the dispute by residents over the contract, Sanitech had also not been able to clean toilets. Also, in the past, staff were attacked and threatened.
The officers took the initiative after on-duty members from Ezibeleni SAPS identified a disadvantaged family at Bhekela Village, Komani.
The K9 unit’s dog was deemed unfit to search for the remaining body parts of the two-month-old baby found in Khayelitsha’s Reeston Township. The unit is yet to return to the scene.
Lucia and Peter were told they could not stay at their flat because of Covid-19 legislation, and were only allowed inside after police got involved, and their attorney convinced the body corporate member.