The Storyteller of Riverlea explores renowned South African author Chris Van Wyk's influences as a poet, as political activist and writer, his family life and his battle with cancer. The Market Theatre production is a homage to his humor, political values and storytelling abilities, all of which has touched the lives of everyone who has read his works.
WATCH founder of No More Victims, Liesl Valloo, talking to Chriselda Lewis of SABC's The Full View about the challenges the facility faces and the dire need for fast-tracking government help for the facility.
If you find yourself rather lethargic or perhaps even delusional throughout the day, do not be alarmed because the South African Weather Service warns Gauteng residents to gear up for a scorching week ahead. This may be the perfect opportunity to take a shot at the girl you have been admiring for some time now by including a play on the word “hot”, or rather providing a scientific fact about the actual heatwave to save face in case she blows you off and you’re left walking away with nothing but sweat dripping down your face. Not to worry, the following 5 tips will help you brace for the heatwave whether your pick up line falls flat or not…
Among our top stories for the week gone by: False SASSA Message is a Scam; A Peaceful Service Delivery Protest took place in Ennerdale; A new Water Safety Campaign was launched in Eldos; Damaged Sewerage Pipes in Eldos still Not Fixed After Two Years Poses health Risk & Liyaqat Akheem Mentoor’s accused murder suspect Onke Mashin appeared in court again. All those details and more news stories with images are in this week's EldosFM News Wrap below.
The Gauteng Total Shutdown coordinating committee are demanding sustainable long-term solutions for problems faced by Coloured communities; Silver Oaks Drum Majorettes Scores Big; Mob justice in Lens results in the death of a teenager; Eldos Residents urged to Not Buy Stolen Goods & The Body of a Newborn forund in Eldos Ext4. Those are some of our Top Stories in this week's News Wrap. For more details and images, continue reading further below.
In our Headlines for the week gone by: Wings of a Dove teach young children the value of diversity; Eldos Active Aging feel pressure ahead of Nationals; SASSA Card Swaps reached its deadline & Shaynice Talla honoured by Eldorado Park Local Drug Committee. See all the details and our Heritage Week images in our News Wrap further below,
Blue School learner in disciplinary hearing over pointing gas gun at educator; Soweto residents R15 billion in electricity debt; Decriminalisation of privately used dagga brings mixed reactions; Mayor Herman Mashaba to hand over 488 title deeds to Sowetans; Joburg Mayor condemns racist security personel at an Eldorado Park public swimming pool & a Botched robbery at Freedom Park Clinic are among our Top Stories in our News Wrap for the week gone by. Real all about that and more news stories with all the images further below.
Eldorado Park Fire Station honours the fire fighters who lost their lives in a Johannesburg building; Residents Complain of Overflowing Drains in Buckingham Street; Schol Boys Allegedly Rob School Girl at Gunpoint in Lenasia; Blue School Learner Allegedly Points Fire Arm at Educator; Eldos Active Aging Scores Big at Provincial Games and are Now Training for Nationals; Shaynice Talla Case Postponed Again & The A Re Sebetseng Clean-up Campaign is Underway. Find all the details and images in our Weekly News Wrap further below.
In our News Wrap this week: 3 Fatalities in Dobsonville Shooting; Health Department debunks claims of Fake Foodstuff in Foreigner-owned shops; Eldos cop charged with murdering his partner; SASSA card swap deadline is fast approaching; JMPD Tournament a Success & Another Crystal Mall Robbery are all among our top stories below.
Both Liyaqat Mentoor and Shaynice Talla cases back in court; One person Died & 5 Shacks Destroyed in Mapetla fire; News on the Bara Hospital Strike; Chaos around Foreign National-owned Shops Raided by Community Members are some of our main stories in this week's News Wrap. Read all those and more stories with images further below.
The unabated spate of crimes against our young and innocent places a huge damper on the good news of an Ennerdale Gogo having turned 100 years old this past week and of Dalene Swartz having made it to the Idols Top 16. All of those details along with other stories and images in our Weekly News Wrap further below.
Making our news headlines over the past week: Eldorado Park Soccer Star Keanu Cupido Seals an MTN8 victory for Cape Town City; Eldos Skills Development Centre Hosts Labour Expo; The Body of the Drowned Kliptown 2 Year Old Found; Armed Robbery at Crystal Mall and a Power Outage due to a Turf Road Transformer Explosion. Get the details of these and more stories in our Weekly News Wrap below.
In our wrap of the past week's news: Fire destroys 8 buses at the Eldorado Park Metro Bus Depot; The search for a 2 year-old who drowned in Kliptown continued during the week; Arrests in Eldos for Armed Robbery & Possession of Illegal Firearms; Metrorail Services Suspended and Two Lenasia Secondary learners suspended after video shows teacher being assaulted. See all the details & images in our Weekly News Wrap below.
In this week's News Wrap we tell you more about SA Idols Golden Ticket Winner Dalene Swartz making Ennerdale Proud; Somizi’s hijacked R2 million vehicle discovered in Eldos; Youth Summit hopes to motivate Eldos residents; A Double Murder Shocks Ennerdale; Vuwani High in Chiawel Gets Revamped and News on the Oliver Reed trial in the Loren Dryer murder case. Read all the details further below.
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