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Maimane to open culpable homicide case against state after death of 3-year-old

Eye Witness News 28 May 2023
JOHANNESBURG - Political party Build One South Africa (Bosa) said the tragic death of a three-year-old whose breathing machine ran out of battery life due to power outages could have been avoided ... .

Calling emerging tourism entrepreneurs: Airbnb opportunity

Independent online (SA) 26 May 2023
The sponsorship builds on Airbnb’s partnership with the University of Johannesburg to bring the Airbnb Entrepreneurship Academy to at least 1000 students over three years, and forms part of Airbnb’s 2021 three-year commitment to South Africa to address barriers to becoming a tourism entrepreneur and to help rebuild a more inclusive tourism economy.

Open Studios Joburg visual arts festival is on this weekend

Mail Guardian South Africa 22 May 2023
This year, the focus will be on highlighting some of Johannesburg’s art buildings, spaces and projects across historical landmarks ... Our Nando’s head offices, known as Nando’s Central Kitchen, are in a historic part of Johannesburg that we have worked hard to showcase as a hub of creativity.

Court grants Balwin Properties interdict against striking residents

Eye Witness News 19 May 2023
The court interdict against residents from Munyaka Estate who were protesting being without power since Sunday restrained them from blocking any authorised activity in the building. JOHANNESBURG - Luxury apartment group Balwin ...

East Africa: Kenya to Build Three Additional Ships to Boost Oil Shipment to Uganda

All Africa 19 May 2023
Johannesburg -- Kenya is building three ships to guarantee daily trips to Uganda rather than the ...

What Is Amapiano Music? A Guide to the South African Dance Music Genre

Miami New Times 18 May 2023
Infectious, contagious, catchy ... On May 27-28, Miami will get not just a taste but an entire feast of amapiano thanks to Afro Nation ... The post-apartheid, hip-house style of kwaito also emerged from the townships around Johannesburg in the 1990s, and a new generation of bedroom producers began to build on that foundation in the 2010s ... Afro Nation Miami.

Seri condemns raid-and-eviction programme led by Kenny Kunene in Joburg

Eye Witness News 17 May 2023
Kenny Kunene, during his two-day stint as acting Joburg mayor, along with members of the mayoral committee issued eviction warnings to property owners leasing dilapidated buildings ... On Monday, Kunene - along with members of the mayoral committee - issued eviction warnings to property owners leasing dilapidated buildings.

Human rights organisations slam Kenny Kunene for 'targeting' poor people in 'unlawful' Joburg raids

News24 17 May 2023
The Socio-Economic Rights Institute (SERI) has slammed Kenny Kunene for launching 'unlawful raids' on buildings in Johannesburg on Monday ... .

City of Joburg must crack down on the hijacking of buildings, says Kunene

Eye Witness News 16 May 2023
The acting Johannesburg mayor and his team raided buildings in Windsor East and Hillbrow that are illegally occupied and believed to be criminal hubs that impact the city's revenue collection programmes. JOHANNESBURG - Acting Johannesburg mayor Kenny ...

Acting Joburg mayor Kunene has argument with caretaker of flats in Hillbrow

Eye Witness News 15 May 2023
The City of Joburg is issuing eviction notices to residents who are staying in dilapidated and hijacked buildings across the metro. JOHANNESBURG - There has been a heated exchange between acting Joburg Mayor Kenny Kunene and the caretaker of the Park Lane flats in Hillbrow, who refused to disclose the owners of the property.

Acting Johannesburg mayor to oversee evictions in hijacked building in CBD

Sowetan Live 15 May 2023
Acting Johannesburg mayor Kenny Kunene is spending his days focusing on hijacked buildings in the city. .

PETER BRUCE: Tiny new parties likely to stir up ethnic mobilisation

Business Day 11 May 2023
In apartheid Johannesburg back in the day there was, I’m told by colleagues, an unspoken hierarchy in the townships, and the Xitsonga-speaking Shangaans were not, shall we say, at the top of it. They’re betting Baloyi will focus his battle among Shangaan voters in Mpumalanga and around Johannesburg.

Bosa launches petition against govt bid to appeal ruling on power cuts exemption

Eye Witness News 10 May 2023
A high court ruling exempting all government hospitals, clinics, state schools and police buildings from load ... JOHANNESBURG - Build One SA (Bosa) leader Mmusi Maimane has launched a petition against government to suspend its application to review a court decision on load shedding.

Maimane: Govt violating Constitution with review of power cuts exemption ruling

Eye Witness News 10 May 2023
Last week, the High Court in Pretoria ordered that the government exempt schools, healthcare facilities as well as police stations from load shedding. JOHANNESBURG - Build One SA (Bosa) leader Mmusi Maimane has accused the government of violating the Constitution ... The application was brought by 19 applicants, including Maimane's Bosa ... .

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