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News and Speeches for Department of Human Settlements

Belhar CBD Housing Development Project A Model For Future Projects

19 June 2019

Today, Western Cape Human Settlements Minister, Tertuis Simmers, lent a helping hand as a painter at the Western Cape’s flagship human settlement development project. Read More

Minister Simmers To Become Construction Worker In Belhar

19 June 2019

Today, 19 June 2019, Minister of Human Settlements, Tertuis Simmers will lend a hand at one our flagship sites, the Belhar CBD Housing Development project. This initiative follows Minister’s recent visits to various projects across the Metro. Read More

Housing Development Projects Across Cape Town On Track

3 June 2019

Western Cape Human Settlements Minister, Tertuis Simmers, says he is pleased with the steady progress that various housing development projects are making across the City of Cape Town. Read More

Tertuis Simmers Appointed as Minister Of Human Settlements

23 May 2019

Today, Tertuis Simmers was appointed as the Western Cape Minister of Human Settlements. On the 12th of June 2017, he was sworn in as a Member of the Western Cape Provincial Parliament. He served on and chaired various committees. Read More

Minister Madikizela To Hand Over BNG Houses in Belhar

6 May 2019

Western Cape Human Settlements Minister, Bonginkosi Madikizela will today, Monday 6 May 2019 join City of Cape Town Mayor, Dan Plato and City’s MMC for Human Settlements Councillor Malusi Booi when they hand over houses in the Belhar-Pentech housing... Read More

Premier Zille And Minister Madikizela Launched R200m Project In Mitchells Plain

30 April 2019

Premier Helen Zille together with Western Cape Human Settlements Minister, Bonginkosi Madikizela launched the multi-million New Woodlands Integrated Residential Development Programme (IRDP) housing project in Mitchell’s Plain today... Read More

Minister Madikizela To Launch Airport Precinct Catalytic Project in Gugulethu

30 April 2019

Today, Tuesday 30 April 2019, Western Cape Human Settlements Minister Bonginkosi Madikizela will launch one of the Department of Human Settlement’s Catalytic Projects, the ground-breaking Airport Precinct housing development. Read More

Minister Madikizela Launches Airport Precinct Housing Development in Gugulethu

30 April 2019

Work is currently underway for the construction of 9 000 housing opportunities that will benefit residents living in Gugulethu’s, the informal settlements of New Rest, Gxagxa, Kanana, Barcelona, Lusaka, Europe, Thambo Square, Vukuzenzele and... Read More

Premier Zille And Minister Madikizela To Launch R200m Project In Mitchells Plain

29 April 2019

Today, Monday 29 April 2019, Premier Helen Zille will join Western Cape Human Settlements Minister, Bonginkosi Madikizela during the launch of the multi-million New Woodlands Integrated Residential Development Programme (IRDP) housing project in Read More

Land Invasion In Strand And Subsequent N2 Shutdown

25 April 2019

Exactly 12 days from now, South Africans will be casting their votes in the 6th democratic elections since 1994. Over the last couple of weeks, we’ve seen an escalation of ‘service delivery’ protests. Read More

Minister Madikizela To Hand Over 300 Title Deeds In Hermanus

11 April 2019

Today, Thursday 11 April 2019,  Western Cape Human Settlements Minister, Bonginkosi Madikizela, will hand over about 300 title deeds in Mount Pleasant, Hawston and Kleinmond in the Overstrabd Municipal area. Read More

Minister Madikizela To Hand Over 200 Title Deeds In Witzenberg, Ceres

9 April 2019

Today, Tuesday 9 April 2019,  Western Cape Human Settlements Minister, Bonginkosi Madikizela, will hand over 200 title deeds in Bella Vista and Pine Valley in the Wittzenberg Municipal area. Read More

Minister Madikizela To Hand Over 400 Title Deeds In Paarl

4 April 2019

Today, Thursday 04 April 2019,  Western Cape Human Settlements Minister, Bonginkosi Madikizela will hand over 420 title deeds to residents of Drommedaris, Lantana, Fairylands and Kingston in Drakenstein. Read More

Minister Bonginkosi Madikizela To Hand Over Houses In Thembalethu, George

1 April 2019

Tomorrow,  Tuesday 02 April 2019, the Western Cape Human Settlements Minister, Bonginkosi Madikizela will hand over 20 houses to elderly residents in Thembalethu, George. Read More

Minister Madikizela To Deliver His Final Human Settlements Budget Vote

22 March 2019

On Tuesday 26 March 2018, the Western Cape Human Settlements Minister, Bonginkosi Madikizela will deliver his departmental Budget Vote Speech for the Department of Human Settlements, in which he will highlight the budget priorities and allocation of... Read More

Minister Madikizela To Hand Over 120 Title Deeds In Heidelberg

19 March 2019

Today, Tuesday 19 March 2019,  Western Cape Human Settlements Minister, Bonginkosi Madikizela, will hand over 120 title deeds in Diepkloof, Heidelberg in the Hessequa Municipal area. Read More

Minister Madikizela to hand over BNG houses to elderly residents in Blue Downs

18 March 2019

Today, Monday 18 March 2019,  Western Cape Human Settlements Minister, Bonginkosi Madikizela, will hand over 20 houses to elderly residents in Blue Downs/Eerste River. Read More

Minister Madikizela To Hand Over Wupperthal Site

5 March 2019

Tomorrow, Wednesday 6 March 2019, the Western Cape Human Settlements Minister, Bonginkosi Madikizela, will hand over the Wupperthal site to a contractor to resume the project of erecting temporary housing in Wupperthal. Read More

Joy As Minister Madikizela Hands Over Serviced Sites In Robertson, Langeberg

4 March 2019

“Everyone who was dispossessed of their land must get their land back. There should be no questions whether people should own the land or not.” Read More

Minister Madikizela To Hand Over Serviced Sites In Nkqubela, Robertson

4 March 2019

Today, Monday 4 March 2019, the Western Cape Human Settlements Minister, Bonginkosi Madikizela, will hand over serviced sites to Kanana residents in Nkqubela, Robertson. Read More