BRT to change the face of Sandton Johannesburg – The much anticipated Rea Vaya Bus Rapid Transport (BRT) is expected to change the face of Sandton, allowing commuters to travel seamlessly between Alexandra and Sandton by 2017.



Broadband to open up access to government services By Nosihle Shelembe Pretoria – Work is underway to create a central system that will allow South Africans to access all government services in one portal.



Tenders must be transparent and open to public scrutiny By Pumi Motsoahae – CEO of Richards Bay Industrial Development Zone Company.   In order to grow, small businesses need to compete for work in the government and private sectors. This…

Worst Drought


Drought in South Africa Dennis Cruywagen The worst drought in 30 years and its lingering debilitating effects have not left any part of South Africa untouched. Food security, shortages of certain items (which has seen some supermarkets putting up signs…

Saving our Water


Saving our water – saving our lives This is the second article in respect of the urgent need to promote awareness of the importance of saving our water resources. Significantly the United Nations rolled out in 1993 a global awareness…

Centralised Database


Government hopes to beat corruption through centralised database It is estimated that government spends in the region of R500 billion on goods and services. It is further estimated that R30 billion of this is lost to fraud and corruption. In…



Delimitation of wards By Dennis Cruywagen IN DECEMBER 2015, the Demarcation Board completed a task it had been busy with since the 2011 Local Government elections. That job was the delimitation of wards, an assignment that was likely to cause tension…



POPI – CYBERSECURITY – PROTECTING OUR PRIVACY. As we enter the new digital age the need to protect our privacy has become critical. The digital age has made us all vulnerable to cyber hacking, meaning that all our personal confidential…

Voter Registration


Weekend Voter Registration Drives by Dennis Cruywagen MORE than a million people responded to the Independent Electoral Commission’s appeals to take advantage of the two weekend voter registration drives that took place in March and April respectively.

New Mega Development

New mega development – Leratong City in Mogale City – to commence shortly A R6.2 billion new Gauteng housing project – the Leratong City integrated nodal development – is set to get under way in Leratong, Mogale City in a…