Independent gives racism the boot

SOYISO MALITI Independent Media, which publishes Plainsman and 14 other community newspapers as well as a number of daily and weekend titles, has launched...

’Plain councillor in hot water over meter project

KAYLYNN PALM Tafelsig ward councillor Sheval Arendse is being investigated for maladministration of the prepaid water meter project in Tafelsig. A daily newspaper reported...

Vote for better life

Rozario Brown, EastridgeLet’s use our votes as bargaining tools in elections Allow me to use this opportunity to express my frustration with the slow pace...

Units upgraded at frail care centre

YONELA SINQU The Beaconvale Frail Care Centre in Beacon Valley opened its revamped day and frail care wings. A fresh coat of paint,...

Restrictions on scrap exports

Janine Myburgh, president of the Cape Chamber of Commerce and IndustryThe Cape Chamber of Commerce and Industry welcomes new government plans to curb the...

Rediscovering love for Volleyball

KARL BERGEMANNFor Eastridge’s Rafiq de Villiers, 42, rediscovering the sport he loved as a teenager came with its own challenges after an accident left...

Prevention is key to end remote jamming

STAFF REPORTER Remote jamming is a method of breaking into vehicles that will become increasingly popular because it attracts very little attention, so prevention...

Millions down the drain due to theft

Staff ReporterThe theft of utilities infrastructure, including everything from wheelie bins to manhole covers, has cost the City more than R30m between July and...

Creating partnerships for a better future

KAYLYNN PALM Entrepreneurs were briefed last week on a programme run by a public benefit organisation that calls for them to share their business...

Breakthrough for bodies corporate

The only approach to collecting arrear levies and utilities in sectional title schemes has been to follow the laborious debt collection process and wait...