We've got news for you.

Register on DispatchLIVE at no cost to receive newsletters, read exclusive articles & more.
Register now

Mpumzi Zuzile is a reporter for the Sunday Times.


Fewer indigent households receiving free basic services, but millions still benefit: ...

StatsSA's annual "Non-financial Census of Municipalities" (NFCS) report for 2019 found that there were an estimated 2.9 ...


Parliament concerned about deaths of initiates in Eastern Cape

A parliamentary committee says initiation schools in the Eastern Cape require serious intervention.


‘Yhooo! We see everything’: naked wife stuns virtual parliamentary meeting

Working from home during the Covid-19 pandemic took an awkward turn for a participant in a virtual parliamentary ...


Gauteng municipalities struggling with fire trucks: Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma

Gauteng municipalities need 205 fire trucks but only have 104, the Cogta minister told parliament in response to a ...


Lindiwe Sisulu ropes in SIU, Treasury and police to deal with flood of irregular ...

The department of human settlements, water and sanitation has lined up disciplinary cases and opened a number of ...


'Nowhere to hide': traffic cops get body cameras, drones to curb Easter carnage

Traffic law enforcement would not be an enrichment scheme for unethical, unscrupulous, greedy and corrupt officers, ...


Gauteng municipalities are owed more than R58bn in unpaid debt

More than 85% of the outstanding debt owed to municipalities in Gauteng is from household customers and represents ...


Quarter of top Gauteng municipal managers do not have minimum requirements for their jobs

Report reveals only 58% of supply chain managers have stipulated minimum competencies.


Gauteng must brace for third Covid-19 wave, advisory committee warns

Committee chair Dr Mary Kawonga has warned that religious and social gatherings during Easter have the potential to be ...


Load-shedding to be halted

Eskom said teams had successfully returned to service a generation unit each at the Duvha, Medupi, Kendal, Kriel and ...