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
The office of the DA in Vaal has written to the new Gauteng Health MEC, Gwen Ramokgopa, requesting an urgent investigation into allegations of ghost workers and political interference regarding the appointment of ANC members in the Extended Public Works Programme (EPWP) at Johan Heyns Clinic in Vanderbijlpark. As... Read more
I am writing this letter because you announced shit on our TV’s. You don’t deserve to be called honorable because you undermine black workers.You think we are happy about labor brokers and minimum wage of R3 500? We are the ones who are discriminated and exploited in working places... Read more
Thabong Mall closed by SANCO and ANC Leadership
Sebokeng and hostel residents closed the Thabong Mall together with the Moshoeshwe road. This protest was influenced by the ANC and SANCO leadership. Tenants of the mall are saying “this protest is unfair, it is politically influenced by former-Center Manager who is currently an Emfuleni ward 2 councilor Mr... Read more
Emfuleni Ward 21 Committee Elections stopped with Pangas
A Sunday which was to be spent, electing the new Emfuleni Ward 21 Committee turned into a warzone, when African National Congress (ANC) members from Tshepong section attacked the ANC members of Ironside with pangas at the meeting in a local soccer field. This resulted into the Ward 21... Read more
Situation calm in Palm Springs after Emfuleni Mayor meets residents
The situation has calmed in Palm Springs after the Emfuleni Local Municipality Mayor, Simon Mofokeng met with the protesting residents. Mofokeng was welcomed by the community of Palm Springs on Friday after numerous protests which lasted for about a week whereby the Golden Highway was blocked with stones and... Read more
Vaal ANCYL calls its Mother body to shape up or ship out!
The ANC Youth League Sedibeng Region has issued a statement calling for its mother body to shape up or retire in peace if it fails to take youth issues seriously. In a statement the youth league states that it takes serious exception to the seeming disdain with which the... Read more
WE WANT THE EMFULENI MAYOR HERE – Palm Springs Residents
The community of Palm Springs is up in arms demanding to be addressed only by the Emfuleni Mayor, Simon Mofokeng about their grievances. The community started protesting in the middle of the night on Tuesday by barricading the Goldern Highway and all roads leading to Palm Springs and also... Read more
ANC Sedibeng to welcome about 85% of EFF members
  In a press conference held this morning at the ANC Sedibeng regional offices, the regional secretary of the ANC, Bheki Ngobese has welcomed about 10 EFF members to the ANC ranks. These members except Joyce Phakwa from Sharpeville rejoined the party after parting ways with the Economic Freedom Fighters.... Read more
ETHOPIAN SPAZA SHOP OWNER FOUND WITH UNLISENCED GUN
Evaton police operation in conjunction with Sedibeng Cluster task team have Arrested a 32 year old Ethiopian national on Thursday 2016/09/22 at around 09:00 for possession of unlicensed firearm and ammunition at his tuck-shop in Eatonside, Evaton. It is alleged that the police got a tip-off from the community and on rushing to the scene a tuck-shop was searched by police and they... Read more