News

Court rules in Ghana’s favour in ocean border dispute with Ivory Coast

 The International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea on Saturday drew an ocean boundary that appeared to favour Ghana in a dispute with its neighbour Ivory Coast, ruling that Accra had not violated Ivorian rights in drilling for oil. The decade-old row between the two West African neighbours has slowed the development of Ghana’s […]

City of Johannesburg Mayor, Herman Mashaba, to launch anti-drug summit

 The City of Johannesburg’s executive mayor Herman Mashaba will on Thursday launch the city’s Anti-drug Summit to address “serious” challenges of drug and substance abuse. The event will be attended by local‚ provincial and national government departments as well as civil society and communities. “Drug and Substance Abuse have plagued our communities for many years. […]

Commentary

Herman Mashaba: Building a cleaner and better Joburg together

 If we are to turn Johannesburg as a whole into a city that works, we must start with ourselves. We must take ownership of our city. We will achieve this when we start in our streets and keep our communities clean by working together. One of the first things I notice wherever I travel is […]