Municipal

…Not a drop to drink…

Michele du Plessis   Residents of Mount Anderson and Simile, Sabie know all about coping without one of life’s necessities: water. The water supply to Mt. Anderson and Simile has been ‘irregular’ in the past, but the recent water crises had residents of Sabie infuriated. Residents in Simile had no water for the last three […]

Schools

Laerskool Witrivier Brokkies

Michele du Plessis Sprekers van Laerskool Witrivier het onlangs aan die Radikale Redenaars kompetisie deelgeneem en agt van die sprekers het deurgedring na die volgende rondte toe. Die uitslae is op 15 Augustus bekend gemaak en die finaal vind op 9 September te Witbank plaas. Baie geluk aan die volgende sprekers: Hendrik Stander (Gr 1), […]

Schools

Laerskool Sabie Brokkies

Michele du Plessis  Sprekers van Laerskool Sabie het aan die Radikale Redenaars kompetisie deelgeneem. Karla Coetzee en Juane Le Roux is gekies om aan die Provinsiale Redenaarskompetisie in Afrikaans Huistaal te gaan deelneem. Lesedi Dibakoane was chosen to take part in the National Competition for English Home Language.  Thato Mathebula is the newly elected Vice […]

Social

Colour me joyful

Mathabo Boshego On Saturday, August 19, The Colour Run turned Mbombela Stadium into a colourful, joyous place. Many people from across the province came together to enjoy the 5 km run, as well as some fun activities.  “Arriving at the venue, the mood was different with so many people smiling and laughing and I knew […]

News

The terror visited upon the vulnerable

Michele du Plessis “We must see, hear and feel the terror visited upon our women, children and other vulnerable groups,” Fikile Mbalula, Minister of Police said at the Action Indaba, Centurion. “We must see the hurt on the faces of South African women and children.” Gender-based violence (GBV) takes on many forms. Domestic violence and […]