Joburg residents must be wary about this syndicate. See what they are doing and they are not playing
Johannesburg's electricity infrastructure is slowly but surely being being ripped apart by syndicates. These syndicates are hitting their targets about five times a day. A group of men dressed in municipal uniforms recently hit a spot in Nancefield during afternoon load-shedding, said Michael Sun, metro council member for the environment & infrastructure services.
Eleven people have been caught and accused of stealing power cables in Eldorado Park. Many people were praised for apprehending cable theft suspects in Eldorado Park. Gayton McKenzie who leads the Patriotic Alliance praised the community for working together to catch the cable thieves. McKenzie said he woke to thank the community who handed over the thieves to the police.
Nearby councilors have advised Johannesburg inhabitants to hope to stand by somewhere in the range of two and five days to get their power back as the city network falls under the heaviness of practically everyday booked power cuts by Eskom. The realistic underneath shows that the web-based entertainment reports by City Power for April and May uncovered 192 extra blackouts.
https://ewn.co.za/2022/06/18/city-of-joburg-to-beef-up-security-at-waste-management-sites-after-double-murder?utm_source=dlvr.it&utm_medium=twitter JOHANNESBURG - The City of Joburg says it intends to heighten safety efforts at its waste-administration destinations after two individuals were taken shots at the Robinson Deep landfill. It is perceived two waste reclaimers were shot dead in a supposed turf battle between rival squander picking bunches on Thursday.
Early this year 5 security guards were executed at Robinson Deep landfill site in Devlan; south of Johannesburg in Gauteng. A week after; another five bodies with bullet wounds were discovered; just outside the landfill site. This landfill site is notorious for brutal killings; which has prompted the City of Johannesburg; to beef up its security at the waste management site.
https://ewn.co.za/2022/06/03/parts-of-joburg-to-be-without-water-services-as-rand-water-conducts-maintenance?utm_source=dlvr.it&utm_medium=twitter JOHANNESBURG - Many regions in Johannesburg regions are being impacted by water blackouts on Friday morning as Rand Water introduces another siphon set valve at the Vereeniging water treatment plant. Climate and Infrastructure MMC Michael Sun says water administrations will be cut until Saturday at 5am.
In Johannesburg, two informal recyclers were killed in an alleged turf dispute between rival waste-picking organizations. On Thursday evening, they were shot by unknown gunmen at the Robinson Deep Landfill Site. The Environment and Infrastructure Service Department (EISD) of the City of Joburg has denounced the killing.
https://ewn.co.za/2022/06/09/city-of-joburg-says-foul-smell-not-a-sign-of-poor-air-quality JOHANNESBURG - The City of Johannesburg guaranteed occupants that the metropolitan's air quality is protected notwithstanding a strange impactful smell in the air. What was accepted to be a 'sulfur cloud' was obviously brought about by contamination from Mpumalanga's power plants and modern tasks - which might have floated towards the highveld.
Source: DailySun THE City of Joburg has called for calm after the new risk of a typhoid breakout. Joburg MMC for Environment and Infrastructure Services Department, Michael Sun, said there was not a great explanation to freeze. The work environment of the MMC said he noted with concern posts of a typhoid episode flowing by means of online media lately.
The City of Johannesburg's Emergency Services are battling an underground fire that broke out on Monday, 28 March, at the intersection of Ntemi Pilisio and Anderson Streets in the CBD. IN JOHANNESBURG CBD, AN UNDERGROUND FIRE BURNS Michael Sun, Johannesburg MMC for Environment Infrastructure Service Department (EISD), said City Power was notified of the underground fire around 7:00 a.m. on Monday.
The Johannesburg Metropolitan Police Department (JMPD) received information from the South African Police Service that a business robbery at Carlswald Lifestyle Shopping Centre was planned for 9 July. Metro police spokesperson, Wayne Minnaar, said, “Acting on a tip-off, metro police’s non-uniformed officers staked out at the targeted shop and saw eight armed suspects approaching the outlet who robbed the shop after forcing the staff members into the back room. “When the JMPD officers intervened, the suspects
At the municipality's garbage facility, five on-duty City of Johannesburg security guards were shot and killed. On Tuesday evening, four of them died at the scene, while a fifth died in hospital on Wednesday. The incident took place in Devland, Johannesburg, at the Goudkoppies waste site.
President Cyril Ramaphosa is being urged by Steenhuisen to intervene and ensure that those involved face the full force of the law. As a supplementary role to SAPS in targeted areas, the party wants Ramaphosa to appoint the SANDF. DA Shadow MMC of Public Safety, Michael Sun, said the violence and looting put the lives of law enforcement officers and citizens in danger.
Five trucks were set alight last night on the R59 before the Kliprivier Dr off-ramp. Now, what’s the reason of this now because there is a Chinese minister. I am sure they don’t fight because of foreigners being employed by truck owners. We have a Chinese minister guys, it’s time to wake up now. Last month one region in Namibia appointed a Chinese advisor to governor. People held demonstrations until that governor n his Chinese advisor stepped down. I’m sure she’ll give them better ideas to handle
Fifth security guard dies in hospital after shooting at Goudkoppies landfill belonging to Johannesburg City waste management entity Pikitup. Police spokeswoman Col Brenda Mulidilli said a man armed with a rifle and a pistol arrived at the entrance to the dump on Tuesday and started walking towards the door and the door without saying a word security shot.