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City highlights Cape Town’s tech opportunities at SA Innovation Summit

This week, I had the opportunity to speak at the SA Innovation Summit which welcomed around 1 200 delegates from 32 countries. As Africa’s tech capital, Cape Town is the ideal destination for this major event that connects entrepreneurs, venture capitalists, and key stakeholders. In my remarks, I noted that the City of Cape Town […]

Fashion & Lifestyle

Enjoy top international and local music for free at WOMAD festival this week

The festival has been in existence for 40 years, and has been successfully hosted in dozens of countries. One of the longest and most respected cultural festivals WOMAD (World of Music, Arts and Dance) is coming to Cape Town this week. Founded 40 years ago, WOMAD brings together artists from all over the globe for […]

Internal Affairs

Cllr Badroodien steps down from Mayco pending outcome of Disciplinary Committee

Statement by Cape Town Mayor, Geordin Hill-Lewis I have been informed by the Speaker’s Office that Councillor Zahid Badroodien is to face a Council disciplinary committee to answer charges relating to the alleged tampering of an electricity meter at a property owned by him. This is a Council matter being dealt with by the Speaker’s […]

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City’s Ravensmead Park nears completion

The City’s Ravensmead Park upgrade project is nearing completion. The incremental upgrade project will provide 51 housing opportunities to residents of the neighbouring informal settlement. Mayoral Committee Member for Human Settlements, Councillor Malusi Booi and officials in Human Settlements visited the area to look at the project’s progress and to provide an update about work […]

Sports

Latest legacy mural unveiled in the 2023 Netball World Cup countdown

The mural was unveiled at the Gustrow Sports Ground in Strand – the third of its kind as Cape Town gears up to host the first Netball World Cup to be held on African soil. The murals that are being commissioned in the lead up to the 2023 Netball World Cup are meant to create […]

Human Rights

Donation allows City Health to create more room at its Town Two Clinic

Yesterday the City’s Health Department formally took receipt of a prefabricated structure that has been vacated by Medécins Sans Frontières (MSF), following the conclusion of the organisation’s Tuberculosis trial in the area. Community Services and Health Portfolio Committee Chairperson, Councillor Ronel Viljoen received the facility on behalf of the City. The prefabricated structure, built on […]