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Bheki Cele in Mpumalanga ahead of 2021 Municipal Elections
Police Minister Bheki Cele is visiting Mpumalanga to assess security in the province ahead of the local government elections.
There has been an escalation of political killings in the province which has led to it being flagged as a hotspot.
Many South Africans will head to the polls on 1 November.
In other news – Government working on bettering domestic workers’ lives, says Ramaphosa
President Cyril Ramaphosa says regulatory changes will soon improve the wages and working conditions of domestic workers.
Speaking at a Cosatu event, Ramaphosa cited a 26 percent decline in the employment of domestic workers in the first half of last year. Learn more