“Over 103000 title deeds were delivered and we continue to do that on a regular basis as part of our contribution to land reform. Title deeds restoration is now part of the national department’s strategic goals and the Department of Human Settlements in the Western Cape has outperformed all other provinces sitting at 72%,” Madikizela said.
On the weekend, while campaigning for the ANC in Delft, outside Cape Town, President Cyril Ramaphosa slammed the DA, charging that the provincial government had failed to use just short of R1.7billion in funds allocated for housing which was returned to the National Treasury.
Madikeza also spoke about informal settlements worryingly in the Western Cape. There are more than 503 informal settlements in the province.
“There’s a huge misconception about informal settlements in South Africa and why they exist.