By: Staff Reporter JOHANNESBURG- Minister in the presidency, Jackson Mthembu, has passed away of Covid-19 related complications. President Cyril Ramaphosa said in a statement on Thursday that Mthembu died earlier that morning. “Minister Mthembu was an exemplary leader, an activist and lifelong champion of freedom and democracy. He was a much-loved and greatly respected colleague and comrade, whose passing leaves our nation...
By: Staff Reporter Human Settlements, Water and Sanitation Minister Lindiwe Sisulu has condemned opportunistic elements seeking to hijack the plight of people of Masiphumelele and Taiwan informal settlements whose shacks were destroyed by fires recently. Minister Sisulu cited an incident that occurred on Tuesday (5 January 2020) in Taiwan in Khayelitsha outside Cape Town where a self-styled community leader who does...
By: Staff Reporter Human Settlements, Water and Sanitation Minister today (Monday 4 ) paid a visit to Taiwan informal settlement in Khayelitsha outside Cape Town after the area was gutted by a massive fire on Sunday night. The blaze, comes two weeks after more than 1000 structurers in another informal settlement in the area, Masiphumelele were destroyed by fire, leaving thousands...
By: Staff Reporter The Minister of Human Settlements, Water and Sanitation, Lindiwe Sisulu, has called on all South Africans to assist the people of Masiphumelele informal settlement in the City of Cape Town who have been left homeless as a result of fire that destroyed 1000 homes. “What has happened to the people of Masiphumelele is heart-breaking. They were all, like...
By: Staff Reporter The Patriotic Alliance and Herman Mashaba of Action SA have called for Mayor Geoff Makhubo's removal after EOH payments. https://youtu.be/rulRqiqUA3M
By: Staff Reporter Human Settlements, Water and Sanitation Minister Sisulu is welcomed by KwaZulu-Natal Premier Sihle Zikalala. Sisulu is in Mgungundlovu, KZN to expedite the Mngeni-Mshwati secondary bulk water and primary reticulation water supply scheme at Empolweni (Umshwati Local Municipality, KZN).
By: Staff Reporter JOHANNESBURG- On the 11th November, members from the Patriotic Alliance (PA) were summoned by concerned parents to intervene in the recent fights between youngsters from various school In Eldorado Park. Minister Dwain Ponsonby and members from PA youth responded immediately by meeting with all the boys involved in their respective areas. "On Friday, 13 November 2020; we managed to get...
By: Staff Reporter JOHANNESBURG- The Umkhonto we Sizwe Military Veterans Association (MKMVA) has on Sunday said it intends to find a balance between two truths, in addressing the unwarrented and grossly insulting attacks that were directed at us by Mavuso Msimang, when he received an Honorary Doctorate from the University of South Africa (UNISA). The movement said the callousness of those who...
By: Staff Reporter JOHANNESBURG- The Gauteng RET President Zuma Support Group has on Thursday said they will be holding a legal gathering and march tomorrow, Friday the 9th of March 2020, to protest against the "biased manner" in which the Commission of Enquiry into State Capture under the chairpersonship of Deputy Chief Justice, Raymond Zondo, have targetted President Jacob Zuma. According...
By: Independent Media Johannesburg - ANC Secretary General Ace Magashule has rebutted talk that news of his intended arrest was fake news. Magashule has gone on record to confirm to Independent Media that he is aware that his name appears on a list of people allegedly earmarked for arrest by the NPA. "I'm aware. I said its going to be a Hollywood style...
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