There’s a heavy police presence in Marlboro near Alexandra north of Johannesburg where angry residents went on rampage and torched several houses.
Lawlessness, anarchy and illegal land occupation are making it difficult to deliver services to Alexandra.
Outgoing Gauteng Human Settlements MEC, Uhuru Moiloa, says until land issues are resolved, it’s going to be difficult to resolve service delivery issues facing Alexandra.
City of Johannesburg Manager Ndivhoniswani Lukhwareni has rejected claims that local government has neglected the people of Alexandra, north of Johannesburg.
Officials from Johannesburg Water say every citizen in the municipality receives the same treatment when they lodge complaints such as sewer blockages.