Johannesburg

 
Mapping the city through graffiti
Mapping the city through graffiti
If you happened to take a trip through Johannesburg’s Braamfontein recently, you would have seen a number of new additions to the walls, rooftops...
City buildings sprout urban gardens
City buildings sprout urban gardens
Johannesburg is rethinking how it works. Its tall, concrete buildings stretch across a vast swath of land between the tar of the motorway network...
SA cities need to unclog their bureaucracy drains to let business flow
SA cities need to unclog their bureaucracy drains to let business flow
While South Africans continue to battle with rising unemployment, poverty and inequality, a World Bank report on doing business in South Africa...
EFF opens murder case against Gauteng MECs over firefighters’ deaths
EFF opens murder case against Gauteng MECs over firefighters’ deaths
The Gauteng chair of the Economic Freedom Fighters, Mandisa Mashego, said the party has opened a case of murder against human settlements MEC Uhuru...
#JoburgsBravest: 'Firefighters had to use their hands to put out fire'
#JoburgsBravest: 'Firefighters had to use their hands to put out fire'
Firefighters had to use their hands to put out the fire at the Bank of Lisbon building in central Johannesburg last week, said firefighter...
Editorial: From the embers of fire, stoke hope
Editorial: From the embers of fire, stoke hope
On Thursday morning, sections of the Bank of Lisbon building in central Johannesburg were still ablaze. Firefighters, their bodies limp with...
#JoburgFire: Neighbouring buildings asked to evaluate
#JoburgFire: Neighbouring buildings asked to evaluate
Buildings surrounding the Bank of Lisbon building have been asked to evacuate, MEC for infrastructure development and provincial head of disaster...
Fatal Johannesburg building fire reignites
Fatal Johannesburg building fire reignites
A fire at a central Johannesburg building, which claimed the lives of three firefighters, has reignited, the city's emergency services said on...
#JoburgFire: ‘This is what we warned would happen’ – unions
#JoburgFire: ‘This is what we warned would happen’ – unions
The fire which killed three firefighters during a blaze at the Gauteng department of health head office on Wednesday could have been prevented....
Good news for Africa’s queers
Good news for Africa’s queers
An eight-part podcast series looking into the experiences of “queer Africans living, loving, thriving and surviving on the continent and in the...
Uber: It’s drivers vs the corporate machine
Uber: It’s drivers vs the corporate machine
Uber will deal with aggrieved drivers individually and not as a group.
Uber, Taxify: Drivers v corporate
Uber, Taxify: Drivers v corporate
On Monday morning, thousands of concerned Uber and Taxify drivers met to discuss a memorandum which they delivered to the Uber head offices in...

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