South African Human Rights Commission (SAHRC)

Maile launches probe into Mashaba’s ‘stolen’ Alex renewal project files claim

Mashadi Kekana

The Human Settlement MEC has initiated a probe into Mayor Herman Mashaba’s claims that a government official stole Alex Renewal Project files


Big increase in mine water pollution

Mark Olalde, Andiswa Matikinca

New data reveals a radical increase in the number of mines flouting water regulations


Alex is a ‘disaster-in-waiting’ – Gauteng settlements MEC

Mashadi Kekana

Dikgang Uhuru Moiloa said lawlessness and disorder is a result of different stakeholders in the community not agreeing on how Alex should be developed


Alex inquiry: City of Joburg refutes residents’ claims

Mashadi Kekana

The inquiry's mandate is to investigate whether there are violations of the rights contained in the Bill of Rights as related to people in Alexandra


R1.3bn for Alex renewal project unaccounted for — residents

Mashadi Kekana

Residents say the money from the project cannot be accounted for because nothing has been done to improve the township