According to the accelerated service delivery mandate, this responsibility extends to the provision of housing, water and electricity supply, street lighting, waste removal and other local services.
Housing has proven a challenge, especially with the consistently increasing trend of migration to urban hubs such as the City of Tshwane.
According to Statistics SA, a quarter of South Africa’s documented population lives in Gauteng.
This has a trickle effect on the province’s economic hubs, especially with the housing backlog dating back as far as 1996.
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