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HERMAN MASHABA’S XENOPHOBIC LEGACY

The outgoing mayor’s tweet about the arrest statistics of migrants in Johannesburg over four years displays both his bigotry and a misunderstanding of how crime and policing work. When Johannesburg

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HERMAN MASHABA SLAMS ‘DYSFUNCTIONAL’ HOME AFFAIRS ON DOCUMENTATION OF MIGRANTS

Outgoing Johannesburg Mayor Herman Mashaba asked Parliament to help ensure that the “dysfunctional” Department of Home Affairs discharge its duties in terms of documenting foreign nationals. He and his Ekurhuleni

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RIGHT2KNOW BLAMES MASHABA, RAMAPHOSA, ZWELITHINI FOR ATTACKS ON FOREIGNERS

Johannesburg – The Right2Know Campaign has blamed the recent attacks, believed to be xenophobic, squarely at the feet of government. In a statement sent out on Monday amid the continued

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#AlexShutDown: ALEXANDRA RESIDENTS WANT JOBURG MAYOR

The residents of Alexandra are calling on City of Johannesburg mayor Herman Mashaba to come and address them. They are currently protesting over service delivery issues. The residents have blocked

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175KM OIL DISCOVERY OFF SOUTHERN COAST OF SOUTH AFRICA

Total Announces Ground-breaking Oil Discovery 175km Off the Southern Coast of South Africa Now, more than ever, is the time to attend the Africa Gas Forum where attendees will be

HILLBROW RESIDENTS AND POLICE WERE INVOLVED IN RUNNING STREET BATTLES

Saturday morning after people attacked flats believed to belong to suspected drug dealers. Blockading roads with burning tyres‚ residents pelted police with bottles and rocks when they tried to clear

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PRESIDENT CYRIL RAMAPHOSA OFFICIALLY CLOSES THE TWO-DAY PRESIDENTIAL JOBS SUMMIT HELD AT THE GALLAGHER CONVENTION CENTER IN MIDRAND, JOHANNESBURG

The Summit was convened under the auspices of the National Economic Development and Labour Council (NEDLAC) and brought together all constituencies under one roof to focus on collaborative and high-impact

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RAMAPHOSA TO UNVEIL MANDELA STATUE AT UN HQ ON HERITAGE DAY

While South Africans celebrate Heritage Day on home soil on Monday, President Cyril Ramaphosa will extend the country’s historic legacy by unveiling a statue of late president Nelson Mandela at

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JOHANNESBURG MAYOR HERMAN MASHABA WANTS URGENT MINISTERIAL MEETING OVER IMMIGRANTS

JOHANNESBURG – Johannesburg Mayor Herman Mashaba has requested an urgent meeting with the Ministers of Labour and Home Affairs to discuss the increasing number of businesses hiring undocumented immigrants. Mashaba

DEPARTMENT OF HOME AFFAIRS, JOHANNESBURG COUNCIL TACKLE ILLEGAL IMMIGRATION

JOHANNESBURG – Johannesburg mayor Herman Mashaba said on Friday the city, working with the Home Affairs department, had conducted seven raids to net immigrants without legal documents so far this