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Durban needs billions to upgrade infrastructure

The eThekwini Municipality needs billions of rand to upgrade its failing infrastructure in order to resolve the many problems plaguing the metro.

That’s according to mayor Mxolisi Kaunda.

He estimates that eThekwini will need around R130-billion to achieve this.

The mayor was speaking during a visit to water facilities, accompanied by Deputy President Paul Mashatile.


In other news – ‘He now relies on government’s R350 per month’: Ex-Generations actor Carlo Radebe allegedly hit by hard times

Well-known South African actor Carlo Radebe is allegedly destitute and struggling to make ends meet. A close friend of the former Generations star, Mauritz Neethling, took to his Facebook timeline recently to plead with Mzansi to help Carlo.

Carlo Radebe

Neethling revealed since Covid-19 had affected the arts industry the veteran actor had lost his livelihood been evicted from his former residence and was staying on a remote smallholding outside Johannesburg. Read More