Municipal

Response from TCLM Municipal Manager

Michele du Plessis Regarding the IDP Meeting held on October 18th and the Sabie Ratepayers Association’s Bulletin 05, Mrs Sphiwe Matsi, Acting Municipal Manager of Thaba Chweu Local Municipality was approached by GPS News for comment. Question:    In August 2017 the Forensic Investigation Report Implementation Plan was released with recommendations as to the way forward […]

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TCLM Report on Projects

Michele du Plessis The Sabie Ratepayers Association gave feedback regarding the IDP Meeting held on October 18th, 2018, which followed the postponed meeting on 11th October. “The dismal attendance at the meeting on the 18th tends to demonstrate how little trust the community has in the process.   Only one of the four officials, Mr Kemmy […]

Municipal

Senior Citizens honoured

News Desk Remmogo VEP (Victim Empowerment Project), The Executive Mayor of Thaba Chweu Local Municipality-Selina Mashego Sekgobela, Dintjie SAPS, local Tribal Authorities, Department of Health, Department of Social Development, came together to honour the elderly members of society on 23rd October, at the Aventura Blydepoort. Mrs Mpumalanga 2019 finalist, Kgaugelo Ntini, was also amongst the […]

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Voluntary cleaning campaign

Kopano Dibakwane The Government Department often receives a lot of criticism from community members for poor service delivery, but the South African Social Security offices (SASSA), in Graskop, received the opposite reaction from a local resident, Jan Wernich, who owns Maranata Garden Services. He volunteered to offer free service to the SASSA offices following a […]

Municipal

In response to mining and domestic water

Michele du Plessis GPS News asked Captain Gwilym Rees, Chairman of the Sabie Ratepayers Association (SRA), for comment on the proposed Stonewall Mining Projects in the Sabie-Pilgrim’s Rest area. Captain Rees responded in his private capacity to questions asked. His opinion is not necessarily the same as the Sabie Chambers of Commerce and Tourism (SCCT) […]