Getting cultured at the Joburg Theatre

By ^GZ - I decided to try something new recently; to move away from the occasional Friday turn-up, loud music and meaningless chatter over glasses of alcohol. I wanted to be among the refined and sophisticated so I invited my friend to join me at the Joburg Theatre for the opening night of The Caucasian... Continue Reading →

Lighting up Meriting and Finetown North

By ^PS - Residents of Meriting and Finetown North in Lenasia South sang with joy and jubilation as Joburg Executive Mayor Herman Mashaba unveiled an electrification project in these two informal settlements. Before cutting the ribbon, Mayor Mashaba related his life story. “I often say, every day when I get up in the morning, I am... Continue Reading →

Alex Mall for Alex people

By ^PS - After many moons without a shopping centre, the community of Alexandra now has a brand spanking new mall. Johannesburg Executive Mayor Herman Mashaba officially opened the mega-sized Alex Mall  on  March 29. Alex Mall is an initiative by the Greater Alexandra Chamber of Commerce and is set to change the economic landscape... Continue Reading →

Service Delivery At Your Doorstep

By ^PS – As a social media officer for the City of Johannesburg, I communicate city messages on all social media platforms, but one of the most important aspect of my job is being able to deal with complaints from residents of the city. Being able to put myself in their shoes and handle their... Continue Reading →

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