After consulting with the South African Geographical Names Council, Mthethwa has decided that all objections are rejected.
June 24, 2021
The proposed name change has been over a year in the making, and City mayor Geoff Makhubo said that the road would be renamed ‘in time’ following the public participation process and confirmation with Madikizela-Mandela’s family. Mthethwa said that the transformation of the naming landscape in South Africa is ‘a critical component of the heritage landscape as a whole’.
March 27, 2021