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Construction mafia – call it as it is – extortion

UNLOCKING fixed-capital infrastructure projects and aligning legislation should be non-negotiable to all spheres of government if it is serious not only about battling site disruptions but building South Africa out of...

Construction mafia extortion – City responds

By Sue Segar IN the wake of ongoing threats and intimidation by “mafia-style extortionists” at construction sites in and around Cape Town, the City’s Urban Mobility department is considering procuring heavy tactical...

Kidnapping for ransom and extortion on the rise

KIDNAPPING for ransom and extortion is on the rise in South Africa with a new trend emerging, revealing that organised kidnapping syndicates are increasingly targeting mid to lower-income individuals, expanding their...

Concerted effort required to tackle construction mafias

Ending the intricate web of construction site disruptions which threatens lives and thwarts government’s mission of turning the country into a giant construction site that creates jobs and grows the economy,...

Extortion on Western Cape construction sites – what industry can do

Last month, the WCPDF held its 2nd Members-only Event. Generously sponsored by Concor Construction and held at the Conradie Park Precinct in Pinelands, Cape Town, the theme of the full-house evening was “Ensuring Successful Community Engagement”. Along...


‘5-in-1 Trade Show’ brings important industries, buyers and sellers, together

THIS year’s event is set to be one of the biggest Electra Mining Africa exhibitions to date with over 850 companies exhibiting across six...


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