The Importance Of Community Radio

Lekoa FM newsreader, Oratilwe Makume on why she thinks community radio is important

The Commission will probe the death of learner at Christiana School for the Blind in North West

On the 25 January 2019, the South African Human Rights Commission was informed that a learner with disabilities had died at Christiana School for the Blind in North West.   This is not the first time the Commission learns of the .  In 2010, the Commission learned of the death of four learners at the Christiana School for the Blind. In August 2015, three female learners aged 16, 17 and 18 died in the fire that broke out at the […]

Police investigate case of arson after ANC office in Sedibeng burns down

This region has been grappling with leadership battles since the disbandment of the regional executive committee of Sedibeng last year.   Mia Lindeque | about 3 hours ago JOHANNESBURG – Police are investigating a case of arson after the African National Congress (ANC)‘s regional office in Sedibeng, Vereeniging was set alight. It is not yet clear how Sunday night’s blaze was started. The police’s Kay Makhubele says that no arrests have yet been made. “A case of arson has been registered. So […]

EXECUTIVE MAYOR BONGANI BALOYI OFFICIALLY LAUNCHES R100 000 MIDVAAL MAYORAL STUDENT ASSISTANCE SCHEME

Executive Mayor Cllr Bongani Baloyi has officially launched the flagship Mayoral Student Assistance Scheme.   The initiative was unveiled during a special awards ceremony to honor the 2018 top performing matriculants, held at the Meyerton Town Hall, on January 25th. The grant aims to give 20 students access to higher education, by contributing towards their registration fees for the 2019 academic year.   The Mayoral Student Assistance Scheme follows a charity drive, initiated by Cllr Baloyi, which has raised more […]

DA to unveil human body count caused by the failing ANC government

On Wednesday, 16 January 2019, DA leader, Mmusi Maimane, will lead thousands of South Africans on a march through the streets of Johannesburg which will culminate in the unveiling of a billboard that shows the tragic human cost of the ANC’s disastrous 24 years in government. While the ANC has self-enriched itself over the years, there has been a literal body count of South Africans who fallen victims to their neglect and failure in government. South Africans have been subjected […]

ANC Accused of stealing DA’s election slogan

The ANC today denied that it stole the Democratic Alliance’s (DA) Election slogan, “One South Africa for All”, for its birthday celebrations. The party instead offered a ridiculous explanation stating that it is not possible for the ANC to steal the DA’s election slogan, as we have not yet launched our election campaign. This is rather pathetic even by ANC standards. The DA would like to save the ANC from further embarrassment and remind them that we did in fact […]