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Suitable and well located land for Human Settlements

The failure or success of our human settlements expansion programme depends on accessing and releasing optimally located land. Houses can only be built on land which is suitable and well located”, said the Minister of Human Settlements Nomamindiya Mfeketo. Minister Mfeketo was speaking during her Budget Vote in Parliament. “My Ministry and the Department will…
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Human Settlements entities and stakeholders urged to pull their weight

Minister of Human Settlements Nomaindiya Mfeketo has warned that there will be zero tolerance towards poor performance by Entities of her Department, municipalities and provincial governments. Minister Mfeketo was speaking during her Budget Vote in Parliament on the 10th of May. “This conduct not only reverses resource allocation but fundamentally undermines the communities’ right towards…
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JOY AS BENEFICIARIES RECEIVE TITLE DEEDS AND HOUSES IN DELFT CAPE TOWN

A title deed is an important document because it is the only legal document that proves that a person owns a certain property, says the Minister of Human Settlements Nomaindiya Mfeketo. Minister Mfeketo was speaking at the handover of houses and 2000 title deeds to beneficiaries in Delft Precinct 7, Cape Town as part of…
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WOMEN TAKE CENTRE STAGE IN HOUSING DELIVERY

Human Settlements Minister Nomaindiya Mfeketo says her Department is putting in place progressive policies that seek to empower women in the construction industry as part of efforts to deal with historic gender and race imbalances. Minister Mfeketo was speaking recently at a workshop organised by the South African Women in Construction (SAWIC) in Gonubie, East…
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