The buildings will be redeveloped and used to accommodate the large student population studying at institutions of higher learning in the city.
This is vital, as Tshwane has more universities and Technical and Vocational Education and Training colleges than any other major economic hub in the country.
These students must be accommodated somewhere, be it on campus or privately.
At the end of March, the mayor told council the long-standing problem of shortage of accommodation would be a thing of the past.
At the time, he said his administration intended to develop its derelict buildings into student residences.
He received a round of applause from all political parties in council for the decision....
Photo - http://v.duta.us/gZIc6wAA
Click here to read more— - http://v.duta.us/b92psAAA