Cape Town Finance

The city of Cape Town hands over responsibility for fire rescue services to Sassa

Through Nomalanga Tshuma Apr 14, 2021 Share this article: ShareTweetShareShareShareE-mailShare Cape Town – Community leaders from local communities are calling on the city to make its position known on providing emergency relief kits to residents whose shacks have burned down. It comes as the city revealed in a statement that …

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Question marks about the Cape Town public participation budget process

Through Siphokazi Vuso Apr 12, 2021 Share this article: ShareTweetShareShareShareE-mailShare Cape Town – The SA Municipal Workers’ Union (Samwu) expressed doubts about the city’s public budget participation process, saying it hoped it was not just a compulsory exercise. Cape Town has called on the public to comment on the draft …

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Hotel staff receive advice after AKA fiancee Nellie’s death

Through Siphokazi Vuso Apr 13, 2021 Share this article: ShareTweetShareShareShareE-mailShare Cape Town – As staff at the Pepperclub Hotel, where rapper SA AKA’s fiancee Anele “Nellie” Tembe died, receive counseling, a CCID patrol guard said paramedics tried for a while to resuscitate her on arrival. The 22-year-old plunged to her …

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AKA ‘inconsolable’ after tragic death of fiancee Anele Tembe at Hotel du Cap

Through Theolin Tembo Apr 11, 2021 Share this article: ShareTweetShareShareShareE-mailShare Cape Town – The family of Anele “Nelli” Tembe and her fiancé, rapper SA AKA, confirmed her death in a statement released on Sunday. “It is with the deepest regret that we, the Tembe and Forbes families, confirm the untimely …

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22-year-old woman dies after incident at Cape Town’s Pepper Club hotel

Through Theolin Tembo Apr 11, 2021 Share this article: ShareTweetShareShareShareE-mailShare * This story has been updated. Cape Town – Police in Cape Town are investigating the death of a 22-year-old woman at the Pepper Club Hotel in Cape Town on Sunday morning. The woman has been identified as the fiancée …

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Cape Town ratepayers, prepare for the rate hike

Through Bulelwa Payi Apr 4, 2021 Share this article: ShareTweetShareShareShareE-mailShare Cape Town – Faced with economic hardship, Cape Town taxpayers will now have to pay more for the rates proposed in the new budget. Cape Town’s R56.48 billion budget proposal for fiscal year 2021/22 will now be made public after …

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Highest home sales in Nantucket could help finance affordable housing

BOSTON – With support from Beacon Hill, Nantucket is looking to collect fees on sales of its most expensive properties to help increase the island’s affordable housing stock and help residents year round. State Representative Dylan Fernandes, D-Woods Hole and State Senator Julian Cyr, D-Truro, are co-sponsors of a bill …

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R200 billion loan guarantee program attracts fewer takers than expected

Through Mayibongwe Maqhina March 23, 2021 Share this article: ShareTweetShareShareShareE-mailShare Cape Town – Finance Minister Tito Mboweni said the R200 billion loan guarantee program fell short of his original expectations as fewer loans than expected were approved by banks and taken over by of eligible small businesses. Mboweni said 13,173 …

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