Thousands of social grant beneficiaries have had their grants suspended until they swap their cards.
The Ekurhuleni mayor said the metro would construct a specialised services precinct, but failed to elaborate on the project being a disaster.
“The motive behind this incident is still unknown at this point, but the ongoing police investigations will tell.”
This after a Tshwane bus service was stopped by authorities for being overloaded with learners in the west of Pretoria on Thursday morning.
A tragic incident has changed the lives of Coert Sr and Riana Kruger’s lives forever.
‘If you don’t have R300 to pay, you don’t exist,’ a local woman said.

Local News Part of N1 to be closed for pedestrian bridge construction

Motorists are being urged to plan ahead and make use of alternative routes next weekend.

Local News Teen drowns in Letaba River while swimming with friends

Police arrived promptly at the scene and began a two-day search for the boy’s body, which was found trapped in deep mud.

Local News Over 500 people hospitalised after drinking suspected contaminated water in KZN

Cholera was not present in the water samples that were taken, but Vryheid residents have been advised to boil water and wash all food.

Local News Elections boycott threat over leaky pipe polluting Moutse River

Not only is waste water flowing into the river, but residents living close to the pipe are also complaining of the unbearable stench of urine and faeces.

Local News Motsweding FM is not relocating from Mahikeng – SABC

The broadcaster said a statement from the ANC caucus in the provincial legislature that it would move to Johannesburg and Pretoria wasn’t true.

Local News UJ masters student crowned Miss UJ Varsity Cup

Shandre Hoffman said that former UJ rugby star and current Springbok wing Aphiwe Dyantyi stood out for her as an example to others.

Local News WCape official condemns violence against children after toddler’s body found

Albert Fritz urges those in need of psycho-social support to enlist the help of a social worker.

Local News Free State Cogta, Samwu in talks over Kopanong strike

The department will later announce its course of action in relation to an application for a court interdict.

Local News North West Health terminates controversial EMS contract

The public will be allowed to call any private EMS ambulances and the department will compensate the chosen company on a quotation-based service.

Local News Leonardo in Sandton to grab title of Africa’s tallest building

The Leonardo reaches 230m, seven metres taller than Africa’s current tallest building, the Carlton Centre.

Local News Rottweiler attacks six-year-old in Pretoria East

A ‘friendly’ rottweiler jumped inside a family’s car and viciously attacked the unsuspecting girl. WARNING: GRAPHIC IMAGES.

Local News Security guard returns missing dog after KZN home invasion

The dog attempted to save its family during the home invasion, but was violently beaten by the intruders.

Local News Careless coal disposal causes veld fire at Rietvlei Zoo Farm

Irresponsible Fun Fishing patrons allegedly disposed of burning braai coals in the veld, resulting in a potentially destructive blaze.

Local News Woman found dead in KZN restaurant bathroom

The restaurant employee went missing after a scheduled blackout, and was found when the electricity came back on.

 

 

 

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