Tag: City of Johannesburg

City of Johannesburg website hacked

The City of Johannesburg was hit by a breach in its network on Thursday evening after being hit with a bitcoin ransom. The hackers reportedly want payment of 4 bitcoins by Monday 5pm or else they will make public the COJ's data on to the internet. Joining CNBC Africa for more is Nathalie Schooling, CEO of Nlighten.

City of Joburg avails 84 properties to develop low cost housing

The City of Johannesburg identified 84 properties in the Inner region ripe for investment and development opportunities. These opportunities were introduced to property developers this week. CNBC Africa caught up with Executive Mayor Councilor Herman Mashaba to get an understanding as to how this will be done.

Mayor Herman Mashaba on how the city of Joburg is attracting investors

Johannesburg Mayor Herman Mashaba discusses investment opportunities in the City of Johannesburg and strengthening business ties with Italy.

Lonmin to move Johannesburg office to Marikana operations

Platinum producer Lonmin will move its head offices from Johannesburg to its Marikana operations in South Africa in a move that will save it "tens of millions" of rand, Chief Executive Ben Magara said on Monday.

Title deeds handed out in S.A's Ivory Park

Joburg Executive Mayor says he was deeply humbled to be able to provide residents of Ivory Park with the dignity of owning their own homes.

Gauteng and Joburg leaders agree to put people first

A collaborative and cooperative relationship between the different spheres of government is a constitutional imperative.