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City Power Technicians On Standby After Power Outages

City Power says its technicians are still on standby to respond to emergency cases following huge power outage in several...

Teen Among 4 Killed In Grasmere Road Crash

JOHANNESBURG - Four commuters have died after the taxi they were travelling in crashed on the N1 highway in Grasmere, south of Johannesburg.The taxi...
Mayor Herman Mashaba

Joburg Corporates Busted For Illegal Water, Electricity Connections

Corporate companies are being exposed for illegally connecting water and electricity supply, stealing thousands of rands from the City of Johannesburg.Mayor Herman Mashaba and...
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Tragic Start Of The New Year With 3 Deaths In 3...

Police are investigating the deaths of three people who died in Johannesburg on New Year’s Eve, in three separate incidents.Two of these are suspected...
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Bheki Cele: Security Breaches At SA’s Courts A Concern For Us

Police Minister Bheki Cele says they are concerned about the recent security breaches at the country’s courts.His comments follow the escape of two awaiting...

Predominantly Coloured Communities In JHB Accuse Govt Of Neglect

Residents in predominantly coloured communities across Gauteng have accused government of neglecting their areas allowing them to be infested by crime and drugs.There were...

Families of fallen JHB firemen having a hard time coping

Johannesburg emergency services says the families of the firefighters who lost their lives at a Johannesburg building are having a tough time coping with...

Herman Mashaba admits the city has no capacity to deal with...

Joburg Mayor Herman Mashaba says the city is not fully equipped to deal with fires after the Bank of Lisbon Building in the CBD...
Firefighters on scene at Johannesburg CBD.

Government Calls For Swift Probe Into Joburg CBD Fire

Government has extended condolences to the families of the firefighters killed in Johannesburg on Wednesday and called for a speedy investigation into the state...
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Fire Still Rages At Joburg Government Building

The fire at the 23-storey government building in the CBD, which houses the Bank of Lisbon and the department of health, was still raging...

80 shacks destroyed following Joburg fire

Johannesburg Emergency Management Services (EMS) say around 200 shack dwellers have been left homeless after a fire in the Clay Oven Informal Settlement which...
Johannesburg Major Herman Mashaba.

Johannesburg Creates 109,000 New Jobs

Mayor Herman Mashaba on Thursday announced that the City had created "109 000 new jobs in the first two quarters of 2018 and reduced...

City of Joburg to Recruit 180 More Traffic Wardens

The City of Johannesburg says it will boost the number of metro police by recruiting 180 traffic wardens to join the Johannesburg Metropolitan Police Department (JMPD).This comes after...

Mashaba Wants Urgent Meeting Over Immigrants

Johannesburg Mayor Herman Mashaba has requested an urgent meeting with the Ministers of Labour and Home Affairs to discuss the increasing number of businesses hiring undocumented...
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Listen: Absa Ditching Its Red, and Adding Flaming Orange and Candy...

Absa is changing its look, and rumour has it the formerly red bank is heading towards orange – though that seems to be...

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