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Tshwane City to ask court to set aside multi-billion rand broadband contract

JOHANNESBURG, September 14 – The City of Tshwane on Thursday said it has approached the North Gauteng High Court to set aside the “so-called Tshwane Broadband contract” with Thobela Telecoms on the grounds that the previous administration entered into the contract unlawfully. At a press conference at Tshwane House in Pretoria, Tshwane MMC for Corporate […]

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Metro cops won’t take Tshwane orders without consultation

PRETORIA, July 27 – Hundreds of Tshwane employees, mainly metro police officers, affiliated to the SA Municipal Workers Union (Samwu) took to the streets on Thursday, protesting against the implementation of “unilateral decisions” by the new administration led by Mayor Solly Msimanga. Samwu spokesperson, Mpho Tladinyane, told reporters at the protest that trade unions were not […]

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Davies launches R42mln industrial park to attract economic development in Hammanskraal

JOHANNESBURG, May 26– The Minister of Trade and Industry Rob Davies said on Friday his department wants to accelerate economic development in the lagging regions in the country by attracting business investments to locate in these areas. Davies made his remarks ahead of the launch of the revitalised Babelegi Industrial Park in Hammanskraal. It will […]