Uitenhage residents protest over eviction

Residents protested and claimed that Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality broke down their shacks without prior notice.

Residents of an informal settlement in Kwanobuhle, Uitenhage, were evicted from their homes today, sparking community protests.

Uitenhage residents protest over eviction
Uitenhage residents protest over eviction

Uitenhage residents protest over eviction

Residents protested and claimed that Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality broke down their shacks without prior notice.

Hoërskool Kempton Park closes school bathrooms after student shenanigans

Hoërskool Kempton Park closes school bathrooms after student shenanigans

Bathrooms are open in the morning before school starts and again during break time and after school.
Tree falls on pedestrian during Joburg storm

Tree falls on pedestrian during Joburg storm

A storm earlier this month uprooted a tree which fell on an unsuspecting pedestrian.
DTI to launch R81m black-owned industrialist textile firm in KZN

DTI to launch R81m black-owned industrialist textile firm in KZN

African Bespoke Apparel was approved a funding grant of R35.5 million by DTI’s Black Industrial Scheme (BIS).
Inquiry into collapse of structure which killed four people to start next week

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The collapse happened on March 28 last year on the premises of Imperial Logistics at 11 Milner Street in Jacobs, Durban.
Msimanga visits families of Pretoria train crash victims

Msimanga visits families of Pretoria train crash victims

The deadly train crash left three people dead, and more than 600 commuters injured.
Kumba Iron Ore demolishes Dingleton hostel

Kumba Iron Ore demolishes Dingleton hostel

Residents are losing their long battle to stay in the abandoned Northern Cape town.
Four Mpumalanga traffic cops suspended after roadside confrontation with motorist

Four Mpumalanga traffic cops suspended after roadside confrontation with motorist

A cellphone video of the confrontation went viral on some social media platforms.
Five-year-old dies after being attacked by pitbulls

Five-year-old dies after being attacked by pitbulls

A case of culpable homicide has been opened and an investigation is underway.
Rand water reduces water pressure in Mpumalanga to recover millions

Rand water reduces water pressure in Mpumalanga to recover millions

Victor Khanye and Govan Mbeki have previously failed to honour agreements made to settle the outstanding amounts due. 
UK family appeals for witnesses after daughter’s death in Umhlanga

UK family appeals for witnesses after daughter’s death in Umhlanga

Sinead Moodliar died a day after being rescued from a mysterious near-drowning.
Five-year-old girl mauled to death by pit bulls in Mpumalanga

Five-year-old girl mauled to death by pit bulls in Mpumalanga

The dogs attacked the little girl when she arrived at the property from pre-school with the owner.
Stray hippo dies after being captured in Mpumalanga

Stray hippo dies after being captured in Mpumalanga

Hippos have complex physiology which causes their breathing to be easily affected by anaesthesia.
Siblings find mother murdered and father hanging from trapdoor

Siblings find mother murdered and father hanging from trapdoor

It is believed the killing could be related to domestic violence and an ongoing divorce.
Jozi FM and Soweto TV presenter Thembinkosi ‘Mangethe’ Zwane dies

Jozi FM and Soweto TV presenter Thembinkosi ‘Mangethe’ Zwane dies

The radio personality and poet passed away after a long battle with diabetes.
Woman throws brick at four-year-old girl’s head

Woman throws brick at four-year-old girl’s head

The 24-year-old woman, who has since been arrested, and the girl’s father got into an argument, and the child was hit over the head.
Limpopo teen bitten by spitting cobra

Limpopo teen bitten by spitting cobra

17-year-old Diane Wentzel was bitten in her bed by a Mozambique Spitting Cobra in the early hours of Thursday morning.
Investigators find more alleged illegality in Joburg rental housing development

Investigators find more alleged illegality in Joburg rental housing development

Questions surround illegal water connections and issues concerning electricity supply at Bramley Village.
Diver who died from heart attack in KZN identified as Cambridge mayor

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Nigel Gawthrope was on holiday in South Africa along with his wife, Jenny.
Freak lightning storms strikes fishermen in Mpumalanga

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A camper described a big black ball of a candy-floss-like texture floating towards him after the accident.
Burning tyres block roads leading to Mbombela

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The R40 between Mbombela and White River was blocked with burning tyres at Rocky’s Drift in Mpumalanga.
E-waste disposal project launched in Mamelodi

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The programme aims to clean up the garages and storerooms within the community and to raise funds for the Mediro Foundation.
Cape Town station deck minibus taxi rank to close temporarily

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Commuters and operators will benefit from refurbishment afterwards, says the City of Cape Town.
Klipspruit teen commits suicide after alleged bullying from teacher

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The mother of the 18-year-old Grade 11 pupil at Vorentoe High wants justice.
Ekurhuleni announces planned water supply interruptions

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The city will provide three water tankers which will be travelling around the affected areas.
Sewer pipe failure causes massive sinkhole in Durban

Sewer pipe failure causes massive sinkhole in Durban

Once the department completes the pipe repair and backfills, the roads department will undertake final road asphalting.

 

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