Naked body of a young woman found at a river bridge between Zone 3 and Zone 6 Ext5
Nearby residents said the area where the body was found is very dark at night, making it a danger zone for people who pass there at night from work. A naked body of a woman was found with stab wounds yesterday morning at around 08:00 at a river bridge between Zone... Read more
Body of a new-born baby found dumped @ Zone 6 near Ha-Chota
On friday of the 25th at about 12:00 midday, the community of Zone 6 Extension 2 near Ha-Chota Cash and Carry were shocked after the discovery of a dead body of a new born dumped near the sewage corridor. The community then alerted the Evaton police who quickly arrived at the... Read more
Emfuleni Municipality shocked and dismayed by the shooting of Kingsol Chabalala
The Emfuleni Local Municipality has issued a media statement expressing shock and dismay about the recent shooting of DA Gauteng MPL, Kingsol Chabalala. Chabalala was shot three times on Thursday evening and is said to be recovering at an undisclosed hospital. Emfuleni said, as a leader of the opposition... Read more
The DA condemns the shooting of Kingsol Chabalala
The Democratic Alliance (DA) has issued a media statement condemning the shooting of its Gauteng MPL and Emfuleni Constituency Head, Kingsol Chabalala last night. Chabalala was quickly hospitalized after being shot three times yesterday outside his home. He was stabilised and the bullets were removed. The DA’s Mike Moriarty... Read more
Beware of a planned march to Emfuleni Local Municipality tomorrow
Employees who work around Vanderbijlpark and Vereeniging are advised to take caution of a planned protest action that will take place tomorrow the 8th of August 2017. It is not yet known what the march is all about but there is an sms circulating that the protest action will... Read more
Only ¹⁄₆th of Sharpeville Human Rights Day funds spent on local Emfuleni contractors
The DA’s Gauteng shadow MEC for Sports, Recreation, Arts and Culture, Kingsol Chabalala says only ¹⁄₆th of Sharpeville Human Rights Day funds were spent on local Emfuleni contractors. Chabalala revealed this in a media statement saying despite numerous promises by the ANC-led Gauteng Provincial Government to increase its spend... Read more
Sebokeng Social Development offices closed down
It has been a month now since the offices of the Department Social Development at Sebokeng were closed down by angry staff members. The staff members affiliated under the NEHAWU workers union comes to work daily as usual but then they burn tires next to their offices while chanting... Read more
Chamda resigns as Emfuleni Municipal Manager
The Emfuleni Local Municipality has confirmed the sudden resignation of its municipal manager, Yunus Chamda in a statement sent to all media houses. This was after a massive speculation on social media about Chamda’s intent to resign from Emfuleni Local Municipality. The statement sent by Emfuleni states that Chamda’s... Read more
Anti-Apartheid Stalwart Kathrada in a serious condition
Anti-apartheid struggle stalwart Ahmed Kathrada’s (87) condition has deteriorated in the last 24 hours. Kathrada was hospitalised in Johannesburg earlier this month for surgery related to blood clotting on the brain. The Ahmed Kathrada Foundation’s Director Neeshan Balton said that the veteran had “experienced several post-operation complications, rendering his... Read more
Political Parties’ claim spotlight of Sharpeville Massacre Commemorations
Four political parties namely the ANC, PAC, DA and EFF were seen battling for some recognition at the Sharpeville Massacre Commemorations now known as the National Human Rights Day. The Human Right Day event which is normally supposed to be a governments and national event has been slowly turning... Read more