Dear Valued Stakeholders


The JDA has recently received falsified emails claiming that the JDA has appointed certain service providers for the provision of services.
This communique serves to confirm that all letters of appointment are issued on the official JDA letterhead and signed by the JDA’s Chief Executive Officer (CEO) or Chief Financial Officer (CFO) only and will ALWAYS be communicated to any appointed service providers by a JDA official who has the designated authority to do so.

Media Releases

JDA Construction Projects Recommence Under Covid19 Alert Level 3

May 29th, 2020|

On May 24, 2020, the President of South Africa, Mr Cyril Ramaphosa of South Africa announced the lockdown alert level for South Africa will be lowered to level 3 with effect on June 1, 2020. Alert Level 3 lockdown allows for changes in some lockdown rules, with allowance for more sectors to operate As such the JDA would like to [...]

JDA Appointed To Project Manage Wembley Stadium Tented Camp For The Vulnerable

May 21st, 2020|

The Johannesburg Development Agency (JDA) was tasked with the project management of the establishment of a tented camp at Wembley Stadium for the vulnerable during the national lockdown on behalf of the City of Johannesburg (CoJ) together with the Gauteng Province. The project entailed setting up an initial cluster of 20 tents at Wembley stadium with all the supporting services [...]

JDA Appoints new Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

April 3rd, 2020|

The Johannesburg Development Agency (JDA) has appointed Anthony T. Ngcezula as CEO. Ngcezula is a Fullbright scholar with an MBA and B.Com from Nelson Mandela University, an MSC (Mathematics) from Louisiana State University, USA and a BSc (Mathematical Studies) from University of London, UK. He also holds postgraduate qualifications in Municipal Executive Finance Management and Public Finance & Fiscal Management [...]

Orchards Clinic Update

March 20th, 2020|

Construction of the Orchards Clinic state-of-the-art primary health care facility in Orange Grove has once again been suspended after the main appointed contractor, Fikile Construction (Pty) LTD, failed to meet the September 2019 deadline to complete construction of the clinic. The Johannesburg Development Agency (JDA), on behalf of the City of Johannesburg, has been implementing the construction the clinic and [...]

Construction of the New Modern Alex Hospice Begins

March 17th, 2020|

The Johannesburg Development Agency (JDA), on behalf of the City of Johannesburg, has appointed the contractor – GVK SiyaZama – as the main contractor in February 2020, to begin with the construction of the new modernised Alexandra Hospice and Rehabilitation Centre, previously known as the Banakekeleni Hospice. Located in Alexandra, in Region E, north-east of Johannesburg, the Alexandra Hospice and [...]