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Ekurhuleni Press Releases

Press releases from Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality are available below, and archived by year on the right.
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Aug
20

EKURHULENI'S NEW JUNIOR COUNCILLORS INAUGURATED

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Altogether, 135 Grade 9 and 10 learners were inaugurated as the City of Ekurhuleni's junior Councillors on Thursday, 16 August at the Council Chambers in Germiston. The Junior Council is a programme led by the City's Citizen Responsibility Campaigns Office working with the Gauteng Department of Education to educate school learners about the local g...
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Aug
16

ILLEGAL LAND INVASION IN DAVEYTON HALTED – SEVERAL STRUCTURES DEMOLISHED AND MATERIAL CONFISCATED

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On Tuesday, 15 August, several illegal structures put up on the invaded land at Gabon informal settlement were demolished by the metro police. The operation commenced around 4am and finished around 11am. The unoccupied illegal structures along Mocke Street were removed without any serious incidents. Gabon residents pelted the EMPD trucks which were...
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Aug
16

EKURHULENI DISTANCES ITSELF FROM THE BOGUS 260L WHEELIE BIN TENDER

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The City of Ekurhuleni wishes to distance itself from the bogus 260L wheelie bin tender scam circulating around, scamming people of their hard-earned monies. The City does not use or manage any operations which involve a bin of that size. The perpetrators of this criminal act allegedly send possible service providers an appointment letter bearing t...
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Aug
16

SCIENTISTS TELL ASPIRANT SCIENTISTS HOW IT IS DONE

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The City of Ekurhuleni is leveraging the partnerships with other government departments and the private sector to break barriers that hinder young girls to enter male dominated work careers. As part of the initiative, the City hosted a symposium in partnership with the Gauteng Department of Education (GDE) and the private sector on between 13 and 1...
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Aug
10

WORMS IN WATER NOT FROM CITY'S WATER SUPPLY

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The City has noted recent media reports of two families that allegedly found worms in their potable water. The first incident came from a resident in Birchleigh, and was investigated and neigbhours were interviewed. Tap water samples were taken from the complainant and neighbours and the results showed no signs of foreign elements or traces of anyt...
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