23.11.2020 02:19 pm
The Miss Soweto 2020 pageant will be taking place on November 28th.
We had a chat to some of the top 20 finalists of the Miss Soweto pageant, about what kind of mental and physical preparation is needed to take part in the competition, and what they would do to improve their communities if they won the title.
Some people from the informal settlement in the Western Cape started rebuilding on Tuesday, after the homes of 139 people were gutted by a shack fire on Monday.
Fairview is on land owned by Phumelela Gaming and Leisure which means the municipality cannot set up infrastructure like toilets and electricity.
Informal residents want the Tshwane metro to include them in the planning of the relocation process.
Pretoria Zoo is awaiting the results of a post-mortem to determine the cause of death, believes the elephant had acute colic.
In almost identical circumstances to the last recovery, the Roodepoort police K9 search and rescue team were called to the waterfall, after one of the park rangers noticed the clothing of a man unattended beside the water.
Out of the 853 recorded families living at Plastic, only 151 families qualify to move to the planned township.
The victim was taken to the hospital.
Children who are not able to swim, or are not strong swimmers, should never be left unattended when near bodies of water.
This is no ordinary fire. Due to it being inside the compost, hosing it down would be the equivalent of throwing water on petrol that has caught fire. The compost also produces methane gas, making it lethal and combustible.
The two seven-year-old boys were last seen on 15 October a few kilometres from the dam located between Old Faure Road and the N2 highway in Mfuleni.
Changing wind conditions have proved challenging for firefighters, who currently have little access to anchor the blaze.
The body was found roughly 500 metres away from where Henry Mikwanda drowned three weeks ago. It is not yet clear if the body found is indeed that of Mikwanda.
This year alone, three cases of human rabies have been reported in KwaZulu-Natal, three in the Eastern Cape, and one in Limpopo.
National Lottery operator Ithuba said the player scooped the third largest PowerBall jackpot for this year in Tuesday’s draw. But the winner is yet to make contact with Ithuba.