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MEC requests ‘proof’ of misappropriation of funds in Alex Renewal project

23 June 2019, 1:37 PM

Gauteng Human Settlements, Urban Planning and COGTA MEC, Lebogang Maile, has requested for anyone with information on the alleged misappropriation of funds – meant for the Alexandra Renewal Project – to come forward.

Alex residents vow to intensify protests

19 June 2019, 3:01 PM

Residents of Alexandra Township, north of Johannesburg, have vowed to intensify their protests. The protests followed Johannesburg Mayor Herman Mashaba’s promise to rebuild the illegal structures which were demolished in May.

Alex residents march to City of Joburg offices in Sandton

19 June 2019, 11:56 AM

Residents of Alexandra are marching to the City of Johannesburg’s offices in Sandton north of Johannesburg. They are aggrieved by Johannesburg Mayor Herman Mashaba’s promises of rebuilding the eighty illegal properties demolished by the Red Ants in Malboro Gardens last month.

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Police extinguish burning tyres and reopen blocked roads in Alexandra

19 June 2019, 9:17 AM

A large police contingent deployed to Alexandra, north of Johannesburg, is busy extinguishing burning tyres and reopening blocked roads following overnight protests.

Entrances into Alexandra blockaded

19 June 2019, 7:05 AM

Residents of Alexandra, north of Johannesburg, have begun blockading entrances and exits of the township as part of the so-called total shutdown of the area on Wednesday.

Red Ants demolishing structures

Alex residents vow to oppose rebuilding of demolished structures

7 June 2019, 5:40 AM

Alexandra residents have vowed to oppose the rebuilding of structures which were demolished last Friday in the township, north of Johannesburg.

Local government not neglecting Alex – City of Johannesburg

14 May 2019, 6:40 PM

City of Johannesburg Manager Ndivhoniswani Lukhwareni has rejected claims that local government has neglected the people of Alexandra, north of Johannesburg.

New allegations in Alex Renewal Project to be probed

13 May 2019, 9:23 PM

There’s been additional allegations of maladministration in the Alex Renewal Project.

SAHRC expected back in Alexandra

13 May 2019, 8:42 AM

The South African Human Rights Commission (SAHRC) will be back again on Monday in the Alexandra township, north of Johannesburg to continue its probe into the violent protests that erupted in the run-up to the general elections.

Jovial mood in Alexandra as polls close

8 May 2019, 9:24 PM

A jovial mood has broken out in the streets of Alexandra, as the closing time for the voters draws near. Voting has gone fairly smoothly in the township, north of Johannesburg.



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