In our main headlines for the past week: The Bus Strike is Finally Over! Protests on the Golden Highway persist; Parents of the Blue School Demand that Principal and suspended teachers are reinstated; and a Traditional Healer's home is gutted in a fire. You can find all of those details and more news in our Weekly News Wrap below.

The Big News this week is that EldosFM is celebrating 10 Years On Air!!!
In other news a Water Shortage Stirs Protest Action; More Service Delivery Protests in Eldos while Freedom Park protesters demand housing stands. There are new twists in the case of Missing Liyaqat Mentoor as Suspect Appears in Court and A Man Has Died After Ambulance Allegedly Refuses to Take Him to Hospital. Read more on this and see our pics in our Weekly News Wrap further below.

Our main headlines in this week cover The Halting of Taxi Services in Eldos after the Alleged Killing of a Taxi Driver; The Ongoing Bus Strikes Affecting Commuters; More News of Changes to SASSA System; GDE Admissions Goes Live; The JOSHCO Devland Housing Project Reopens Applications; Bara Hospital Announces Open Day and Learners Receive Reflective Beanies in Road Safety Campaign. Read more of all the news and see all the photos in our EldosFM Weekly News Wrap below.

The first ever Khoi San Land Summit held by IFNASA - Indigenous First Nation Advocacy South Africa aims to tackle the Land Debate head-on.
The summit takes place in Meredale, Johannesburg, Gauteng from 24th to 27th April 2018 in line with IFNASA's broader aim to promote public discourse, develop new knowledge acquisition and carve new trajectories for the collective First Nation and South African people alike.

The death of Mama Winnie has the nation in mourning; Little Liyaqat from Roodepoort is still missing and the case of child neglect is postponed; The suspect in the Shaynice Talla murder case is back in court; Police make huge breakthroughs against crime with large scale arrests and the cracking down on a drug laboratory in Soweto. For these and other stories read our Weekly EldosFM News Wrap further below.

Tuesday, 10 April 2018 13:00

EldosFM News Wrap Week Ending 6 April 2018

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The main focus of this week's EldosFM News Wrap is the passing of Liberation Struggle Icon Winnie Mandela. We bring you news on tributes as well as the Memorial Services & Funeral Arrangements. In other news we look at the investigation of the recent Klipspruit West Medical Centre burglary and the shocking murder of a JMPD officer shot in Soweto. Read all the details and check out the pictures in our Weekly News Wrap below.

Along with news of Eskom price hikes, Blade Nzimande speaks out against E-toll, a 3 year old from Roodekrans who is still missing we also look at the police investigation into an incident of mob justice after an alleged kidnapping in Eldos; 140 Suspects arrested after intelligence operation; An unidentified female's body discovered in Soweto and a Johannesburg hospital is investigated after it took 3 days to remove a dead foetus from a mother's womb. We also have news of the widespread flooding causing damages and the arrest of suspects after explosives were found in Soweto. Read it all and check out our pictures in our News Wrap further below.

In our News Wrap this week we bring you all the headline stories & pictures as Petrol Prices are set to come down; we have more news on SASSA Grant Payments while the ConCourt decides on SASSA's fate; The annual Township Marathon was once again a huge success; Another Rehab Center is opened; The Gauteng Premier speaks on the land question in his SOPA; New SA President Ramaphosa reshuffled the cabinet and Schools across the province are gearing up for SGB elections. Read all the details and check out the images further below.

Calls are made for intervention in the Eldorado Park education crisis; GEPEF hosts community meeting following more Unrest at Eldos Schools; Slovo Park finally gets electricity; The Eldos Cleanup project shows great success; Ennerdale housing issues are addressed and a brand new app helps commuters to easily get a taxi. Read more details and see all the pics in this weeks EldosFM News Wrap below.

The DA visits Reiger Park Secondary to assess the impact the sex scandal has on the school; The parents of murdered 4 year old Shaynice Tala are still waiting on the truth to be revealed as the trial is once again postponed; Sadtu members in Eldos are on strike again; and the Eldos Monthly Cleanup is set to gain momentum. Read more of the details in our EldosFM Weekly News Wrap below.

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