Investigating Inflated Tender Costs

Michele du Plessis Sabie Chamber of Commerce and Tourism (SCoC) addressed comments and queries to Thaba Chweu Local Municipality, concerning the Integrated Development Plan (IDP) and Budget document for Thaba Chweu 2017-2022. The IDP report was tabled during the meeting held in Harmony Hill on May 11. In the IDP Report, the Top 7 inclusive […]


TCLM: Plagued by problems

Michele du Plessis It is common knowledge that Sabie Town, Simile and Harmony Hill are experiencing numerous problems that Thaba Chweu Municipal is responsible for. Unfortunately, the same problems crop up time and again on the Sabie Service Delivery Whatsapp Group, as the temporary measures are not enough to solve the myriad problems. Overflowing drains […]


Cash in-transit heist – Long Tom Pass

Michele du Plessis At approximately 6:00 am on Monday, July 24, an SBV Cash in transit vehicle was robbed on the Long Tom Pass near Sabie. The SBV vehicle was rammed by a white Mercedes, E-Class, damaging the Mercedes and over turning the armoured vehicle. Four vehicles, a blue Ford Focus, an Audi, the above-mentioned […]


SANParks Annual Photo Competition 2017

All wildlife photography enthusiasts are invited to enter the annual South African National Parks (SANParks) Photo Competition.  The competition was launched on July 1 and will be open for entries until July 31.  Photos taken in any of the Parks will be considered and there are a variety of wonderful prizes to be won. The […]