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Kunene, who was holding the fort on behalf of Joburg mayor Kabelo Gwamanda on Sunday and Monday, surprised many when he went on an eviction spree across some of the city’s dilapidated buildings, which house some of the city's poorest citizens.Urban land read more
Winter’s icy grip on the Western Cape is tightening and those in vulnerable and flood-prone communities are fearful of the impact.Urban land read more
Acting Johannesburg mayor Kenny Kunene is spending his days focusing on hijacked buildings in the city.Urban land read more
Residents accuse eThekwini Municipality of ignoring their calls for helpUrban land read more
Government needs to co-ordinated programmes and involve community-based organisationsUrban land read more
The Nelson Mandela Bay municipality has handed over 15 permits to communal farming associations, benefiting more than 150 individuals in the Kariega area by allowing them to use municipal land to farm crops and livestock.Urban land read more
In its first-ever survey on homeless people, the City of Tshwane counted those living on the streets to try to find lasting solutions to homelessnessUrban land read more
But the City of Cape Town says tenants of the N2 Gateway flats have refused to sign lease agreements, making maintenance impossibleUrban land read more
Residents of informal settlements march to city hallUrban land read more
Perhaps the most shocking failure of intergovernmental collaboration on housing is that 668ha of high-potential land in Cape Town is sitting largely vacant and underutilised under the custodianship of the Department of Defence.Urban land read more
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