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Delft Community Celebrates With Blind Gogo

12 December 2016

On Thursday, 08 December 2016 the Western Cape Human Settlements Minister Bonginkosi Madikizela handed over a house to elated Gogo Nozolile Qoboza in Delft. Read More

Christmas Comes Early As Visually Impaired Granny Takes Occupation of Her Home

8 December 2016

The Western Cape Human Settlements Minister Bonginkosi Madikizela will on Thursday, 08 December 2016 hand over a house in Delft to visually impaired Ms Nozolile Qoboza aged 60. The house forms part of the Department’s Delft Symphony Infill Sites... Read More

Physically Disabled Heidelberg Residents to Spend Christmas In New Homes

6 December 2016

On Tuesday, 6 December 2016 the Western Cape Minister of Human Settlements, Mr Bonginkosi Madikizela, will hand over more than 120 (one hundred and twenty houses) in Heidelberg, in the Hessequa Municipal area. Read More

The Future of Human Settlements - A Frank Conversation With Minister Madikizela

1 December 2016

The delivery of human settlements is challenging, contentious and complex. Read More

Madikizela To Hand Over Free Houses In Kingston Town, Paarl, Western Cape

29 November 2016

On 29 November 2016, Western Cape Human Settlements Minister Bonginkosi Madikizela along with Drakenstein Mayor Conrad Poole will hand over two houses at the Kingston Town development in Drakenstein in the Western Cape. Read More

Madikizela Launches Affordable Housing Development In Paarl

28 November 2016

On 29 November 2016, Western Cape Human Settlements Minister Bonginkosi Madikizela will launch the Mountain Ridge Estate development in Paarl. Read More

Physically-Challenged Housing Recipients Celebrate In Bongolethu, Oudtshoorn

17 November 2016

Residents of Bongolethu, Oudtshoorn celebrated when receiving their long awaited homes from Western Cape Human Settlements Minister Bonginkosi Madikizela on 15 November. Read More

Success for Emerging Contractors In N2 Gateway Housing Project, Cape Town

17 November 2016

Western Cape Human Settlements Minister Bonginkosi Madikizela will visit some of the new homes constructed by five emerging contractors in the 389 unit Delft Infill Project in Cape Town.  Of the five contractor companies, two are headed by women. Read More

Physically Disabled Will Be In The Spotlight In The Oudtshoorn Housing Handover

14 November 2016

Tomorrow 15 November 2016 the Western Cape Minister of Human Settlements, Mr Bonginkosi Madikizela will handover more than fifty houses in Bongolethu, in Oudtshoorn. Read More

Delft Residents Take Ownership of Their Homes

11 November 2016

Happiness reined over the Delft Community Hall on Thursday, 10 November 2016, when 100 residents received their title deeds from the Provincial Minister of Human Settlements, Mr Bonginkosi Madikizela. Read More

100 Delft Residents Take Ownership of Their Homes

9 November 2016

On Thursday, 10 November 2016, 100 Delft residents will receive title deeds from Western Cape Department Human Settlements Minister, Bonginkosi Madikizela. Read More

Minister Appeals To Khayelitsha, Cederberg Residents To Cooperate With Survey

28 October 2016

On Wednesday, 26 October, Western Cape Human Settlements Minister Bonginkosi Madikizela addressed the community of Khayelitsha informal settlement in Clanwilliam, Cederberg. Read More

Minister Madikizela To Hand Over Houses In Dam-Se-Bos, Knysna

27 October 2016

On Friday, 28 October 2016, the Western Cape Human Settlements Minister Mr Bonginkosi Madikizela, together with Knysna Municipality’s Executive Mayor, Eleanore Bouw-Spies, will hand over houses to three elderly residents in the Dam-se-Bos South... Read More

George Farmworkers To Receive Improved Accomodation Through Partnership

27 October 2016

Western Cape Human Settlements Minister Bonginkosi Madikizela will hand over 29 temporary structures to farmworkers in Geelhoutboom, approximately 20km outside George, on Friday, 28 October 2016. Read More

Human Settlements To Pursue Legal Processes For Joe Slovo Project to Continue

18 October 2016

The Western Cape Department of Human Settlements will pursue legal processes in order to elect a new Project Steering Committee (PSC) for the N2 Gateway, Joe Slovo Phase 3 Housing project. It is intended for the election to take place by no later... Read More

Minister Madikizela Appoints a New Chairperson For Tribunal

14 October 2016

The Minister for Human Settlements in the Western Cape, Bonginkosi Madikizela has appointed a new Chairperson, Mr Thomas Cloete, for the Western Cape Rental Housing Tribunal. Read More

Joe Slovo Residents to Elect New Project Steering Committee

14 October 2016

On Saturday, 15 October 2016, The Western Cape Department of Human Settlements will facilitate a meeting to elect a new Project Steering Committee (PSC) for the N2 Gateway, Joe Slovo Phase 3, housing development. Read More

2016 Govan Mbeki Awards Winners Announced

27 September 2016

The City of Cape Town, George and Breede Valley municipalities were among the big winners in the Western Cape Govan Mbeki Awards 2016 held on Friday, 23 September at Century City. Read More

2016 Provincial Annual Govan Mbeki Awards

22 September 2016

The Provincial Department of Human Settlements will hold its prestigious annual Govan Mbeki Awards tonight on Friday, 23 September 2016 at Century City Convention Centre, Cape Town to honour municipalities, contractors, developers and other... Read More

Department of Human Settlements Will Not Be Held Ransom by Joe Slovo Community

2 September 2016

Tomorrow, 3 September 2016, the Western Cape Human Settlements Head of Department Mr Thando Mguli, will meet with the residents of informal settlements in Joe Slovo, Langa, Cape Town. The meeting was called in an effort to resolve the ongoing... Read More

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