Ekurhuleni metro’s standing committee on Gender, Children Youth and Persons with Disabilities (GEYODI) held a knowledge exchange session with its Sedibeng counterparts recently.
The Ekurhuleni metro has set aside R12 billion to ensure youth owned businesses and Small, Medium and Micro-Enterprises (SMMEs) reposition themselves as capable and preferred service providers to government.
The Ekurhuleni metro is to spend R94 million to improve its capacity to deal with emergency situations in the region.
Over the next five years, Ekurhuleni metro will embark on a drive to roll out six mega housing projects in an effort to respond to the prevalent human settlement backlog within the City.
Ward councillor Marius de Vos writes,
Ekurhuleni mayor Mzwandile Masina has announced a R2.4 billion programme for the electrification of informal settlements across Ekurhuleni.
April 10 marked the 24th anniversary of the death of anti-apartheid icon and former SA Communist Party (SACP) leader Chris Hani.
The DA has strongly condemned Ekurhuleni mayor, Mzwandile Masina’s ‘threats’ at the Chris Hani Memorial Lecture yesterday.
Property owners around Ekurhuleni received letters from the metro issued during February calling for the inspection of the General Valuation Roll and lodging of objections as per Section 49 of the Municipal Property Rates Act of 2004.
The veld on the corner of Campbell and Champion streets seems to be a potential breeding nest for crime.
This year marks the 24th anniversary since the murder of freedom fighter, activist and General Secretary of the South African Communist Party, Chris Hani.