ANC pledges to do better

On October 21, 2021, the Minister of Mineral Resources, Gwede Mantashe led a door to door canvassing campaign in the area of Daveyton mainly in wards 68 and 70. The minister went around the area interacting with various residents who expressed their frustrations and issues. During the public meeting he stressed stating that the issues that are raised by the residents deserve to be addressed and resolved, he also emphasised that community members need to act upon their issues they shouldn’t just wait for the government The ward 68 councillor…

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CUSTOMERS WITH BROKEN OR STOLEN 240L WHEELIE BINS CAN COLLECT NEW ONES AT THE DEPOTS

The city of Ekurhuleni requests residents whose 240L wheelie bins are broken or stolen to collect new bins at the nearest waste management depot. Upon collection of the new 240L wheelie bin, residents will be required to produce proof of a stolen bin by means of an affidavit acquired at the police station, and those with broken bins will have to bring them to the depot in exchange for a new one. “We would like to thank our customers for their patience during the time when we had challenges with…

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Two boys gang up on their sick father

Clement Sekelenyane, a 58-year-old man from Vosloorus is harassed by his two sons, Tokoloho Sekelenyane (27) and Reabetswe Sekelenyane (22). The 58-year-old states that he used to stay in Dawn Park with his wife and two sons but after they divorced apparently with his now ex-wife, he decided to buy a house instead of going back home to live with his mom, even though he had separated with his wife he continued to do his fatherly duties. “I am disabled. I underwent unfortunate circumstances when I was still married and…

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Daveyton’s former principal publishes a book

A retired principal, James Wandile Makhubu officially launched his book, Vagabond Principal: Dodging Bullets, on the 10th of October 2021. The event happened simultaneously with his birthday and retirement celebration. The book highlights his journey on how he unexpectedly became a principal. Makhubu was encouraged by his family and friends to write his story because it was worth telling; however, he didn’t understand the reason behind it. ”I could not imagine myself putting a pen on paper and writing about my escapades, because I am shy to talk about myself,…

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A memorial and candlelight service held for Lungile

A memorial service was held for the late Lungile Makgabutlane (25) from Tsakane who was brutally killed by a 22-year-old female. It is alleged that her death resulted from an altercation she had with one of the lovers of her boyfriend. Her lifeless body was found with multiple stabbed wounds on the neck and upper body and the suspect has been arrested and she is expected to appear at the Tsakane Regional Court on Monday (25 October 2021). The residents of Tsakane have pronounced that they will be marching to…

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Masina pleads with the community members to look after the new taxi rank in Vosloorus

The Executive Mayor of the City of Ekurhuleni, Cllr Mzwandile Masina pleaded with the community members of Vosloorus to look after the new Telle Mogoerane taxi rank which was officially opened today on 20th of October,2021. The number one citizen of the City of Ekurhuleni couldn’t conceal his excitement when he officially opened the transportation precinct and he even took the opportunity to appeal to community members and the Vosloorus &Boksburg District Taxi Association (VBDTA) members to keep the precinct intact and clean. “This taxi rank was inspired by the…

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