Articles for Aidan Jones

Bus strike over: Employers and unions agree on 9%

Agreement on backdated pay reached


Brief | 14 May 2018

Court orders PRASA to release audio recordings

Tapes will show whether board took decision to disband Legal Panel


News | 11 May 2018

When losing your job means losing your home

Former farm worker battles to keep house on Ceres farm but farmer says there is a shortage of homes for current workers


News | 10 May 2018

City explains new water tariffs

Higher fixed monthly charge will help pay for new sources of water for Cape Town


News | 10 May 2018

Hawks fail to stop court application

Prasa and OUTA case to compel Hawks to investigate corruption can proceed


Brief | 4 May 2018

Sewer pipe collapses and destroys homes

Our whole living room collapsed and our bedroom where my wife was sleeping, says resident

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News | 26 April 2018

BEE farming project strangled by drought

“The dam is now at less than 10% of its capacity,” says farmer


Feature | 25 April 2018

Prasa Rail acting CEO removed

Minister Blade Nzimande appoints new board


Brief | 13 April 2018

Anger over 10,000-seater stadium for Observatory

“We want development that supports the area,” says resident


News | 11 April 2018

Court puts the brakes on R56-million payment to Siyaya

Head of Prasa’s legal services leads charge against payment

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Law | 6 April 2018

Showdown in court over Ceres evictions

Municipality wants to evict 27 people who have occupied the Bella Vista 309 Housing Project


News | 5 April 2018

SASSA says Grindrod bank charge is “disingenuous”

SASSA card users will be charged R10 a month plus ATM withdrawal charges


Brief | 29 March 2018

Thousands celebrate the streets of Mitchells Plain

“This is one of the events that I can say brings people together”

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Photo Essay | 26 March 2018

Blade Nzimande says getting trains working is “urgent task” but provides no time frame

Chair of Prasa board, Tintswalo Makhubele, resigns following conflict of interest


News | 23 March 2018

Cape Town to pilot “safe space” for homeless people

Councillor says new approach may be more successful at reducing the number of people living on the streets


News | 20 March 2018

PRASA lawyers try to stop R59 million payment to Siyaya

Head of legal services claims board chairperson acted without authority


News | 16 March 2018