Media Releases 2013

Africities Summit for Joburg

December 20th, 2013|

Issues of urbanisation, economic development and city growth are key to building resilient city communities; topics discussed by local government leaders at the various Africities Summits. Johannesburg will be the host of the next Africities [...]

Nelson Mandela: the Shadow Boxer

December 18th, 2013|

NELSON Rolihlahla Mandela stands tall at six metres in the inner city, displaying his immaculate boxing posture in a sculpture inspired by the legendary Bob Gosani's 1950s photograph of him sparring on a Johannesburg rooftop. [...]

Constitution Hill to be lit up

December 13th, 2013|

THE SKY above Constitution Hill will be lit up in the colours of the South African flag in honour of former President Nelson Mandela. This historical landmark will be lit up with the South African [...]

Joburg Executive Mayor pays tribute to Mandela

December 10th, 2013|

The Executive Mayor for the City of Johannesburg, Clr Mpho Parks Tau led a special Council Meeting which paid tribute to the former President, Nelson Mandela this week (09 December 2013). The City’s politicians across [...]