News and Speeches for Department of Human Settlements

'Starter kits' To Be Provided to Mbekweni, Paarl Fire Victims

3 January 2019

Today on 3 January, Western Cape Human Settlements Minister Bonginkosi Madikizela, and Provincial Treasury Minister Ivan Meyer, visited the Mbekweni Informal Settlement in Paarl where more than 500 families were affected by fire that raged through... Read More

Minister Bonginkosi Madikizela To Visit Paarl's Fire Victims

3 January 2019

On Thursday, 3rd January, Western Cape Human Settlements Minister Bonginkosi Madikizela will visit victims of the fire in Mbekweni Informal Settlement, Paarl. The fire broke out on Wednesday where 100 informal structures were damaged in the blaze,... Read More

Department of Human Settlements Delivers Title Deeds To Delft Residents

10 December 2018

Residents in Delft became proud home owners on Monday 3 December 2018 when they received their title deeds from Western Cape Human Settlements Minister, Bonginkosi Madikizela and ward councillors in the area. Read More

Elderly Residents to Receive Title Deeds in Delft

3 December 2018

Tomorrow, Monday 3 December 2018, Western Cape Human Settlements Minister, Bonginkosi Madikizela, will handover title deeds in Delft, in the City of Cape Town municipal area. Read More

Paarl Residents Get Assistance At Affordable Housing Open Day

22 November 2018

The Department together with the Drakenstein Municipality recently hosted an Affordable Housing Open Day to assist residents who wish to access  affordable housing subsidies and programmes from government. Read More

Human Settlements deliver title deeds to elderly residents in Piketberg

5 November 2018

Residents in Piketberg, along the West Coast region, were overjoyed when they received their Title Deeds on 1 November 2018 from the Western Cape Human Settlements Minister, Bonginkosi Madikizela and Executive Mayor of the area, Ray van Rooy.  Read More

Elderly residents to receive title deeds in Piketberg

1 November 2018

Tomorrow, Thursday 01 November 2018, Western Cape Human Settlements Minister, Bonginkosi Madikizela, will handover title deeds in Piketberg, in the West Coast. Read More

Minister Madikizela to hand over houses in Oudtshoorn and Bitou

23 October 2018

Today, Tuesday 23 October 2018, Western Cape Human Settlements Minister, Bonginkosi Madikizela, will hand over more than 300 houses in Oudtshoorn and visit a construction site in Bitou. Read More

Minister Bonginkosi Madikizela To Launch Housing Project in Bredasdorp

18 October 2018

Today, Thursday 18 October, Western Cape Human Settlements Minister Bonginkosi Madikizela will mark the launch of the multi-million Bredasdorp Site F Housing Project with a sod-turning ceremony. The event marks the commencement of construction of... Read More

Multi-Million-Rand Housing Project Launched in Bredasdorp

18 October 2018

Western Cape Human Settlements Minister Bonginkosi Madikizela launched the multi-million Bredasdorp Site F Housing Project with a sod-turning ceremony on Thursday 18 October 2018. Read More

Department of Human Settlements delivers Title Deeds to Robertson Residents

16 October 2018

Western Cape Human Settlements Minister, Bonginkosi Madikizela, delivered more than 130 title deeds to residents of Robertson in the Langeberg municipal area. Read More

Robertson Residents To Receive Title Deeds

15 October 2018

Today, Monday 15 October 2018, Western Cape Human Settlements Minister, Bonginkosi Madikizela, will handover more than 130 title deeds to residents of Robertson in the Langeberg municipal area. Read More

Minister Madikizela to hand over houses in Saldanha Bay

8 October 2018

Tomorrow, Tuesday 9 October 2018, the Western Cape Human Settlements Minister, Bonginkosi Madikizela, along with the Executive Mayor of Saldanha Bay Municipality, Mr Marius Koen, will hand over 21 houses to residents of Hopefield in Saldanha Bay Read More

Social Housing Projects is the Future of Housing - Minister Madikizela

3 October 2018

Western Cape Human Settlements Minister Bonginkosi Madikizela marked the launch of the Glenhaven Social Housing Project in Bellville  with a sod-turning ceremony today, 3 October 2018. Read More

Minister Madikizela To Launch Affordable Rental Housing in Glenhaven, Bellville

2 October 2018

On Wednesday, 3rd October, Western Cape Human Settlements Minister Bonginkosi Madikizela will mark the launch of the Glenhaven Social Housing Project with a sod-turning ceremony. Read More

Govan Mbeki Award Winners Announced by Human Settlements Minister Madikizela

27 September 2018

The Provincial Department of Human Settlements was proud to announce its first youth contractor winner, Zuksem Projects, at the 2018 Provincial Govan Mbeki Awards on Friday, 31 August 2018 at the West Read More

Minister Bonginkosi Madikizela gives title deeds to over 150 McGregor residents

10 September 2018

Today, Monday 10 September 2018, Western Cape Human Settlements Minister, Bonginkosi Madikizela, will handover more than 150 title deeds to residents of McGregor in the Langeberg municipal area. Read More

Minister Bonginkosi Madikizela delivers 500 Title Deeds in Overstrand

6 September 2018

Western Cape Human Settlements Minister, Bonginkosi Madikizela, handed over 500 title deeds to residents in Mount Pleasant; Hawston and Kleinmond in the Overstrand region.  Read More

Minister Bonginkosi Madikizela to hand over 500 Title Deeds in Overstrand

3 September 2018

Today, Monday 3 September 2018, Western Cape Human Settlements Minister, Bonginkosi Madikizela, will hand over 500 title deeds to disabled and elderly residents in the broader Overstrand Municipality. Read More

Minister Madikizela To Host 2018 Provincial Annual Govan Mbeki Awards

29 August 2018

Today, Friday 31 August 2018, Provincial Human Settlements Minister, Bonginkosi Madikizela will honour municipalities, contractors, developers and other stakeholders in the human settlements delivery chain during the Department’s prestigious Govan... Read More