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iol.co.za
Go home and wait to diehis strength, he is no longer the man he once was: “I can’t do anything now. I
Go home and wait to die
iol.co.za / Posted 13 hours ago
his strength, he is no longer the man he once was: “I can’t do anything now. I can only do light work.” Lucas Ledwaba is a Joburg-based journalist and author. He is the co-author of We Are Going to Kill Each Other Today: The Marikana Story... Read more
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iol.co.za
Faster, cheaper internet to be rolled outadded Jordaan. “We have already conducted successful tests of the network. Rol
Faster, cheaper internet to be rolled out
iol.co.za / Posted 19 hours ago
added Jordaan. “We have already conducted successful tests of the network. Roll-out will start in geographic areas like Joburg and Cape Town, but our target is to have over 10 000 sites nationally in five years. “As a data network we will focus... Read more
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iol.co.za
Spoilt for holiday choices on N3 Gateway route& Wedding Centre is one of the best-kept secrets, and is one of the most seclud
Spoilt for holiday choices on N3 Gateway route
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
& Wedding Centre is one of the best-kept secrets, and is one of the most secluded and elegant venues on the fringes of Joburg. Thornbirds allows you to escape the drudgery of the city. It boasts the most magnificent tranquil gardens and an... Read more
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IAfrica South African Business News
Braamfontein to be SA's 'Silicon Valley'?companies by young entrepreneurs and to also provide skills development. It for
Braamfontein to be SA's 'Silicon Valley'?
IAfrica South African Business News / Posted yesterday
companies by young entrepreneurs and to also provide skills development. It forms part of the City's goal to ensure that Joburg becomes a Smart City by 2020 and that every citizen has access to free Wi-Fi," the City of Johannesburg said in a... Read more
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iol.co.za
Western Cape scores with investorshad also helped to contribute greatly to the local economy by generating R374m
Western Cape scores with investors
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
had also helped to contribute greatly to the local economy by generating R374m in the past year. Cape Town had hosted three times as many conferences than Joburg last year. Wesgro also facilitated 17 new confere... Read more
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iol.co.za
SA water curbs to hit citrus exportsRiver System to decrease their urban water usage by 15 percent and rural or irr
SA water curbs to hit citrus exports
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
River System to decrease their urban water usage by 15 percent and rural or irrigation usage by 20 percent. The City of Joburg announced recently that it would impose water-restriction tariffs in an attempt to discourage irresponsible and... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Court allows murder accused Rohde to return to Joburg Jason Rohde is charged with the murder of his wife whose body was found in th
Court allows murder accused Rohde to return to Joburg
Eye Witness News / Posted yesterday
Jason Rohde is charged with the murder of his wife whose body was found in their room at a Stellenbosch hotel. Property Mogul Jason Rohde sits in the dock at his bail hearing in Stellenbosch... Read more
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iol.co.za
Kevin McCallum: Island style cycling changing liveswith a degree in business science and is now employed as a teacher and rowing h
Kevin McCallum: Island style cycling changing lives
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
with a degree in business science and is now employed as a teacher and rowing head coach at Jeppe Boys High School in Joburg as he completes a post-graduate course in education.” Some 20 students from the programme are enrolled at... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
MAMA 2016 - Wizkid, Linda Ikeji, Others Nominated for Personality of the YearWizkid (Nigeria) vie for Personality of the Year. The MTV Africa Music Awards
MAMA 2016 - Wizkid, Linda Ikeji, Others Nominated for Personality of the Year
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Wizkid (Nigeria) vie for Personality of the Year. The MTV Africa Music Awards Johannesburg 2016 is brought to you by Joburg Tourism in partnership with Absolut Vodka and Google and in association with MTN and DStv. Fifty MAMA nominees... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Joburg Water to start issuing fines to water wasters Earlier this month, the utility enforced restrictions in a bid to encourage r
Joburg Water to start issuing fines to water wasters
Eye Witness News / Posted yesterday
Earlier this month, the utility enforced restrictions in a bid to encourage residents to use water sparingly. Watering generic. Picture: Twitter @JHBwater Water,Water crisis in SA,water... Read more
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iol.co.za
Woolworths to launch capsule collections with #SAFWwill work with local photographers and creative teams to realise their visions.
Woolworths to launch capsule collections with #SAFW
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
will work with local photographers and creative teams to realise their visions. In an SAFW x StyleBySA fashion shoot by Joburg-based photographer Paul Samuels, stylists have paired Woolies fashion brands with pieces from the newest A/W17... Read more
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iol.co.za
Mashaba, vast majority of Joburg bike riders are pooragain.” But what does the mayor’s statement actually mean for the broader incl
Mashaba, vast majority of Joburg bike riders are poor
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
again.” But what does the mayor’s statement actually mean for the broader inclusive and sustainable transport agenda that Joburg so direly needs? More specifically, are all projects that include the building of cycling lanes under threat? Readers... Read more
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iol.co.za
Meet the Glamour Women of the Yearare described as beautiful, provocative and potent, Nandipha didn't anticipate
Meet the Glamour Women of the Year
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
are described as beautiful, provocative and potent, Nandipha didn't anticipate the extent of her own gifts. "Growing up in Joburg, I enjoyed making art and my parents encouraged creativity, but I didn't think I was good at it!" Nandipha explains.... Read more
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iol.co.za
Interest in Jozi’s underground marvel mountingfew weeks once the water has been suctioned out. On Wednesday, architect Ray H
Interest in Jozi’s underground marvel mounting
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
few weeks once the water has been suctioned out. On Wednesday, architect Ray Harli said there was a great passion for the Joburg CBD among residents - and an even greater need for positive stories on the city. Harli said that after The Star’s... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Mashaba instructs Joburg city manager to amend tender policy The Johannesburg mayor says this is crucial to ensuring that tenders are adju
Mashaba instructs Joburg city manager to amend tender policy
Eye Witness News / Posted 2 days ago
The Johannesburg mayor says this is crucial to ensuring that tenders are adjudicated on their merits. FILE: Johannesburg Mayor Herman Mashaba announces his Mayoral Committee at the... Read more
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iol.co.za
Dire warning for students amid protest pandemoniumafter which students dispersed quietly. Minor violence was reported at the Uni
Dire warning for students amid protest pandemonium
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
after which students dispersed quietly. Minor violence was reported at the University of the North West, University of Joburg and the Vaal University of Technology. Meanwhile the parliamentary select committee on education and recreation urged... Read more
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iol.co.za
Conceptually smart with loads of cool...I find them beavering away in their showroom in Juta Street, Braamfontein, Jobu
Conceptually smart with loads of cool...
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
I find them beavering away in their showroom in Juta Street, Braamfontein, Joburg, a suitably quiet space full of their modern, minimalist furniture, lighting and interior pieces. Hugo emerges from his workshop and Taplin from her back office, and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nelson Mandela Bridge Lights Up Pinkstatistics through education on the condition and will continue this drive with
Nelson Mandela Bridge Lights Up Pink
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
statistics through education on the condition and will continue this drive within all health facilities in the City of Joburg during the month of October. "We are proud of this partnership with Estee Lauder Companies and commend them for... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Mandarin meets siXhosa in the North WestPhelisa Matyolo of Lesedi Cultural Village in Broederstroom‚ on the border of J
Mandarin meets siXhosa in the North West
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 3 days ago
Phelisa Matyolo of Lesedi Cultural Village in Broederstroom‚ on the border of Joburg and the North West‚ is one of the 20 people who are currently being trained in Mandarin in a department-baked initiative to better serve the growing numbers of... Read more
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Super Sport
De Smidt fires into first at Ebotseand de Smidt was in high spirits after grabbing the opportunity to play well ar
De Smidt fires into first at Ebotse
Super Sport / Posted 3 days ago
and de Smidt was in high spirits after grabbing the opportunity to play well around Ebotse Links. “It’s a links course in Joburg which is quite cool. I don’t think we have a lot of these so it’s really fun to play. You’ve got to hit it pretty... Read more
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iol.co.za
Labour department lets Ceppwawu off the hookmeant to happen in 2014. Oliphant’s legal counsel was lambasted by a full benc
Labour department lets Ceppwawu off the hook
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
meant to happen in 2014. Oliphant’s legal counsel was lambasted by a full bench of judges at the Labour Appeals Court in Joburg The Appeal Court wanted to know why the minister believed she had the legal right to remove Crouse. “The man was in... Read more
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iol.co.za
‘I’m not a rapist and one day I’ll prove it’to hear, I’d have been out sooner.” Ngani was finally released after lodging a
‘I’m not a rapist and one day I’ll prove it’
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
to hear, I’d have been out sooner.” Ngani was finally released after lodging a notice of motion in the high court in Joburg compelling the board to comply with an earlier court order granting him parole. “I swear between you, me and God that... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Want to win a business deal from City of Joburg? Mayor ends 'secret tenders'‚ eyes SMMEs"This is a first for the City of Joburg. "The days of important decisions relat
Want to win a business deal from City of Joburg? Mayor ends 'secret tenders'‚ eyes SMMEs
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 3 days ago
"This is a first for the City of Joburg. "The days of important decisions relating to the use of public money being made behind closed doors‚ where corruption is able to raise its ugly head‚ is coming to an end‚" he said on Wednesday. Mashaba said... Read more
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iol.co.za
Woolworths launches collection with #SAFWSomerset Jane, Lumin, Vintage Zionist and Tailor Me. READ: Celebs slay at VIP
Woolworths launches collection with #SAFW
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
Somerset Jane, Lumin, Vintage Zionist and Tailor Me. READ: Celebs slay at VIP #SAFW pre-party The exclusive shoot by Joburg-based photographer, Paul Samuels, is a nod to the retailer's long-standing support of local design, evidenced in the... Read more
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iol.co.za
SAA apologises to Paralympianwith our cabin crew, they also apologised to Mr Pillay,” he said. On Tuesday t
SAA apologises to Paralympian
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
with our cabin crew, they also apologised to Mr Pillay,” he said. On Tuesday the shot-put athlete was about to travel from Joburg to Durban, where he lives when the airline allegedly refused to let him board with his prosthetic leg. It was just... Read more
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iol.co.za
Woolworths unveils faces of StyleBySAthe newest A/W17 collections by SAFW designers Somerset Jane, Lumin, Vintage Zi
Woolworths unveils faces of StyleBySA
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
the newest A/W17 collections by SAFW designers Somerset Jane, Lumin, Vintage Zionist and Tailor Me. The exclusive shoot by Joburg-based photographer, Paul Samuels, is a nod to the retailer's long-standing support of local design, evidenced in the... Read more
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iol.co.za
Trevor Noah to host MAMAsaccompanied by a corresponding caption of the MAMA poster which displays a silh
Trevor Noah to host MAMAs
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
accompanied by a corresponding caption of the MAMA poster which displays a silhouette of Noah against the backdrop of the Joburg CBD with the words: “Can you guess the host?” On their official Twitter account, the MAMA’s responded to Noah’s tweet... Read more
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iol.co.za
Woolworths unveiled the new faces of 'StyleBySA' SS16the newest A/W17 collections by SAFW designers Somerset Jane, Lumin, Vintage Zi
Woolworths unveiled the new faces of 'StyleBySA' SS16
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
the newest A/W17 collections by SAFW designers Somerset Jane, Lumin, Vintage Zionist and Tailor Me. The exclusive shoot by Joburg-based photographer, Paul Samuels, is a nod to the retailer's long-standing support of local design, evidenced in the... Read more
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iol.co.za
Uncovered: Jozi’s underground marvelwill act as an urban regenerative spine which will catalyse the regeneration of
Uncovered: Jozi’s underground marvel
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
will act as an urban regenerative spine which will catalyse the regeneration of both existing and new building stock in the Joburg inner city. They are identifying strategic areas where new ramps and staircases will be positioned at street level to... Read more
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iol.co.za
Prosthetic leg gaffe: SAA apologises to Paralympianwith our cabin crew, they also apologised to Mr Pillay,” he said. On Tuesday t
Prosthetic leg gaffe: SAA apologises to Paralympian
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
with our cabin crew, they also apologised to Mr Pillay,” he said. On Tuesday the shot-put athlete was about to travel from Joburg to Durban, where he lives when the airline allegedly refused to let him board with his prosthetic leg. It was just... Read more
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iol.co.za
How Hope Zinde diedat a police station.” Motsepe also confirmed Mark’s alternative address; his f
How Hope Zinde died
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
at a police station.” Motsepe also confirmed Mark’s alternative address; his father’s residence in Walkerville, south of Joburg. Magistrate Moses Maswanganyi ruled there was no evidence that Mark would endanger the lives of those around him or... Read more
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iol.co.za
Cosatu plays cool on next presidentperformance in last month's municipal elections. Addressing the media at a mee
Cosatu plays cool on next president
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
performance in last month's municipal elections. Addressing the media at a meeting of the central executive committee in Joburg, Cosatu general secretary Bheki Ntshalintshali said they encouraged “healthy debate” on ANC succession, adding the... Read more
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iol.co.za
Guilty until proven innocentto hear, I’d have been out sooner.” Ngani was finally released after lodging a
Guilty until proven innocent
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
to hear, I’d have been out sooner.” Ngani was finally released after lodging a notice of motion in the high court in Joburg compelling the board to comply with an earlier court order granting him parole. “I swear between you, me and God that... Read more
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iol.co.za
SAA's shocking treatment of Paralympianit said. The incident was believed to have taken place yesterday as the shot-p
SAA's shocking treatment of Paralympian
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
it said. The incident was believed to have taken place yesterday as the shot-put athlete was about to travel from Joburg to Durban, where he lives. It was just moments before Pillay and others from team SA received a heroes' welcome from... Read more
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iol.co.za
Baxter Dance Festival honours a living legendin the festival, but, again, the lack of finance cuts down on outside participa
Baxter Dance Festival honours a living legend
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
in the festival, but, again, the lack of finance cuts down on outside participation. Still, this year Luyanda Sidiya from Joburg will travel to Cape Town with Vuyani Dance Theatre dancer Edwin Ramoba, who will present Faces on the main programme.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mashaba's Johannesburg Job Is Tough, but Not ImpossibleSomething both the ANC and the DA agree on is that the fate of Joburg is the fa
Mashaba's Johannesburg Job Is Tough, but Not Impossible
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Something both the ANC and the DA agree on is that the fate of Joburg is the fate of the nation - that if it does well it will pull the whole country along with it, and if it does badly, we're all in trouble. Finally, after a bit of a pause following... Read more
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iol.co.za
Chris Jaftha plays villain in West Side Storyactual musical, they have adapted it to the modern setting so it's almost as th
Chris Jaftha plays villain in West Side Story
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
actual musical, they have adapted it to the modern setting so it's almost as though it’s a happening in a town like this (Joburg). It is very grungy, quite dark, there's a lot of fight and stunt choreography; more than just typical dancing,” said... Read more
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iol.co.za
Communist league, ANCWL in verbal sparringdon’t understand issues of gender. The whole thing has become personal,” said D
Communist league, ANCWL in verbal sparring
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
don’t understand issues of gender. The whole thing has become personal,” said Dlamini on Monday, addressing the media in Joburg. Dlamini, who is also the social development minister, berated the “abuse” they were suffering at the hands of the... Read more
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iol.co.za
Cape pastor flies out to meet anti-gay US preacherAfrica due to his hate speech. Anderson of the Faithful World Baptist Church a
Cape pastor flies out to meet anti-gay US preacher
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
Africa due to his hate speech. Anderson of the Faithful World Baptist Church and 20 members of his flock were to come to Joburg over the weekend on a “soul-winning” campaign. But after an outcry by the LGBTI community and the SA Human Rights... Read more
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iol.co.za
A tragedy that could have been avertedconcerns over illegal mining,” said spokesperson Jenny Moodley. She said the p
A tragedy that could have been averted
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
concerns over illegal mining,” said spokesperson Jenny Moodley. She said the park was under the curatorship of the City of Joburg and the provincial heritage body. University of Johannesburg geology professor Bruce Cairncross said there was a need... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Mashaba: Previous Joburg administration had priorities wrong Mashaba has accused three Gauteng govt departments of failing to meet their d
Mashaba: Previous Joburg administration had priorities wrong
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 days ago
Mashaba has accused three Gauteng govt departments of failing to meet their debt payments. Johannesburg Mayor Herman Mashaba. Picture: YouTube screengrab. Herman Mashaba,Johannesburg... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
'Get on with it' - Parks Tau to MashabaLizeka Tandwa, News24 FILE: Black Like Me founder and DA Joburg mayoral candid
'Get on with it' - Parks Tau to Mashaba
News 24 South Africa / Posted 4 days ago
Lizeka Tandwa, News24 FILE: Black Like Me founder and DA Joburg mayoral candidate Herman Mashaba, who grew up in Hammanskraal. (Karabo Ngoepe, News24) Johannesburg - Newly elected Johannesburg mayor Herman Mashaba needs to get on with his job and... Read more
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iol.co.za
‘Sleeping with a virgin albino child cannot cure Aids’campaigns and passing out pamphlets that detail information about the condition
‘Sleeping with a virgin albino child cannot cure Aids’
iol.co.za / Posted 5 days ago
campaigns and passing out pamphlets that detail information about the condition at public areas such as Park Station in the Joburg CBD. Nomasonto Mazibuko, the executive director at ASSA, said these public awareness campaigns were imperative to... Read more
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iol.co.za
Tips for success from an entrepreneur who made itsaid the group would be opening a new establishment in Johannesburg in November
Tips for success from an entrepreneur who made it
iol.co.za / Posted 5 days ago
said the group would be opening a new establishment in Johannesburg in November. “We have bootstrapped Once in Joburg, which is centrally located in the bustling neighbourhood of Braamfontein,” she said. Whitaker said the company had... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Mashaba's Johannesburg job is tough, but not impossibleOPINION: Democratic Alliance,ANC,Herman Mashaba,City of Joburg Stephen Groot
Mashaba's Johannesburg job is tough, but not impossible
Eye Witness News / Posted 5 days ago
OPINION: Democratic Alliance,ANC,Herman Mashaba,City of Joburg Stephen Grootes says the fate of Joburg is the fate of the nation – if it does badly, we’re all in trouble. Something both the... Read more
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iol.co.za
YCLSA calls for Zuma to fire on meritof the rumoured reshuffle and hinted that it would respond accordingly after th
YCLSA calls for Zuma to fire on merit
iol.co.za / Posted 5 days ago
of the rumoured reshuffle and hinted that it would respond accordingly after the purge. He was briefing the media in Joburg following its national committee meeting at the weekend. The league lashed out at the “political agenda” against... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Joburg Mayor Tells Gauteng to Pay Back the MoneyGauteng owes the City of Joburg R259m in unpaid rates and has 30 days to hand o
Joburg Mayor Tells Gauteng to Pay Back the Money
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Gauteng owes the City of Joburg R259m in unpaid rates and has 30 days to hand over the money, mayor Herman Mashaba revealed on Monday. "Following an investigation I can reveal that Gauteng government departments owe the City of Joburg R259m in... Read more
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iol.co.za
Residents take on Joburg window washersmake them take this offence more seriously,” he said. CPF sector chair for the
Residents take on Joburg window washers
iol.co.za / Posted 5 days ago
make them take this offence more seriously,” he said. CPF sector chair for the Bruma area Rob Crawford said the SAPS and Joburg metro police department had arrested many window washers but the National Prosecuting Authority threw most of the... Read more
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iol.co.za
Residents take on Bruma window washersmake them take this offence more seriously,” he said. CPF sector chair for the
Residents take on Bruma window washers
iol.co.za / Posted 5 days ago
make them take this offence more seriously,” he said. CPF sector chair for the Bruma area Rob Crawford said the SAPS and Joburg metro police department had arrested many window washers but the National Prosecuting Authority threw most of the... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Mashaba's Johannesburg job is tough, but not impossibleAs a Joburg resident, it’s hard not to feel sorry for the people who run the pl
Mashaba's Johannesburg job is tough, but not impossible
Daily Maverick / Posted 6 days ago
As a Joburg resident, it’s hard not to feel sorry for the people who run the place. Nowhere else in South Africa apartheid geography displays quite as strongly as Joburg, and nowhere else is as big, as complicated and as difficult. But Herman Mashaba... Read more
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