The Mayor of Tshwane, Kgosientso Ramokgopa, delivered his State of the City Address and announced plans for Tshwane while highlighting a good economic performance.
702's Stephen Grootes (standing in for John Robbie) spoke to him regarding the issue.
Listen to the interview below:
Our city has been a site of major political struggles and key decisions in the political evolution of our country.— Kgosientso Ramokgopa, City of Tshwane mayor
The issues around mass public transport. We are in the initial stages of rolling out the BRT with Areyeng (public bus service), and it's a major advancement.— Kgosientso Ramokgopa, City of Tshwane mayor
Ramokgopa said he is confident that the African National Congress will retain Tshwane in the upcoming 2016 local government elections.
We are hard at work trying to extinguish all the informal settlements by ensuring that we create decent housing.— Kgosientso Ramokgopa, City of Tshwane mayor
We are also creating opportunities for budding entrepreneurs to be able to break some of the barriers of entry.— Kgosientso Ramokgopa, City of Tshwane mayor