Daily Archives: June 23, 2016

Housing project gives hope to rural Vulindlela community

Meet Andile*. He likes music and playing soccer with his friends, but most of the time he has to abandon this to take care of his grandfather’s needs.Every morning, the 12-year-old from the rural Taylors Halt in Vulindlela, outside Pietermaritzburg, st…

Cabinet condemns violence in Tshwane

Cabinet has added its voice in condemning the recent spate of violence in and around the City of Tshwane and called on citizens to refrain from breaking the law.”No amount of grievance can justify violence and the destruction of property,” said a Cabin…

40 more arrested in Tshwane protests

Government has noted a gradual stability returning to some of the previously volatile areas in Tshwane as a result of the interventions by law enforcement agencies.Forty people have been arrested in connection with incidents of looting and public viole…

Report: SA cities doing well, but challenges remain

The latest State of the Cities Report, released by the South African Cities Network on Wednesday, indicates that South Africa’s major cities have been crucial in driving growth, generating almost two-thirds of the country’s economic activity and just o…