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Vaccinated Mangosuthu Buthelezi Tests Positive For Covid-19

The fully vaccinated founding leader of Inkatha Freedom Party (IFP) tests positive for covid-19, second time after contracting the virus in August last year. The family of the IFP leader released a statement stating that Mangosuthu Buthelezi has tested postive earlier today. The family stated that Buthelezi is in high spirit and asymptomatic, as they asked the media to give...

NSFAS

NSFAS Applications still open | Prospective students urged to apply

National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) applications are still open, urging the general public who plans to further their studies in public universities and FET colleges to apply for this state funding opp0rtunity. It is reported that millions of prospective students have already submitted their applications. The new improved and simplified NSFAS applications portal makes it easier for applicants to...

Mankweng

Mankweng | Land occupiers experience floods after warnings

Households flooded in Mankweng despite being warned by the municipality that the area they’re living on is for agricultural purposes. It is reported that the  Mamadimo and Moremadi Park in Mankweng, Limpopo has been affected by floods over the weekend. It is believed that the municipality warned residents not to build on the area, the Polokwane Municipal Geo mappers urged...

Loadshedding

Loadshedding Brings Gautrain Operations In Sandton And Midrand To a Halt

Gautrain commuters were left stranded after Gautrain services were disrupted due to loadshedding in the sandton and Midrand areas on Tuesday, 09 November 2021. Gautrain services confirmed that the delay in operations of their trains today evening was due to power failure. “Due to power failure, the train service between Park & Midrand & the Airport service has been disrupted....

Eskom

Eskom Expected To Give An Update On Energy Grid

Eskom is expected to give an update on the energy grid that has led to energy crises in the country. Eskom has brought frustration on many South Africans with recent multiple blackouts all day long Sunday to Sunday. A lot of businesses have been negatively affected by the recent blackouts the country has been facing from Eskom. In previous years,...

Ga-Mohokone

Ga-Mohokone | Angry Residents Shut Down Seunane Secondary

Disgruntled residents of Ga-Mohokone village in Bolobedu forcefully closed down Seunane Secondary School. It is reported that on Tuesday morning 2 November 2021, residents of Ga-Mohokone village took to Seunane Secondary School seeking answers from the school’s Principal regarding the appointment of Educational Assistants and General Assistants at the school. It is alleged that the school hired the previously appointed...

Nomia Rosemary Ndlovu sentenced to six life sentences

Nomia Rosemary Ndlovu sentenced to six life sentences

Former police officer, Rosemary Ndlovu, has been sentenced to six life terms in prison for the murder of six people including 5 relatives at the Palm Ridge Magistrate’s court in the east rand, Gauteng. According to multiple reports, the former cop has been handed six life sentences for each of the murders. Ndlovu was also sentenced 5 years for defeating...

Eskom

Mzansi tweeps unimpressed with Eskom announcement to implement stage 2 loadshedding

Eskom on Tuesday, 02 November 2021, announced that it will be implementing stage 2 loadshedding from 4pm to 5am, 03 November 2021, due to persisting power constraints. Mzansi tweeps were left unimpressed by Eskom’s announcement to implement loadshedding just a day after the country held its local government elections. “Eskom regrets that due to a shortage of generation capacity. Stage...

voters

Thousands of Voters turned away from voting stations

A substantial glitch in the system resulted in thousands of voters not being able to cast their votes. Many voters were turned back from the polls without voting today, after being told their names were not appearing on the voters roll, although they were confirmed to have registered during registration time. Many voters expressed their disappointment with the way the...

IEC

IEC | Bring Your Own Pen to Vote

Only a few hours left to the local municipal elections set to open the month of November on Monday from 07:00-21:00. To minimise the spread of Covid-19, the IEC is encouraging voters to bring their own pen if possible. For the whole month of October, political parties, independent candidates, and various organisations have used it to campaign in hopes of...