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Soweto - Matric pupils from Soweto spent Thursday night at petrol stations waiting to see if they had passed matric. Parents and children screamed as they spotted their student number and marks in the newspapers. Matriculants hunt for their names in a newspaper. A matric pupil looks to see if his school ...
Joburg mayor Herman Mashaba has set a deadline of two months for an investigation into the quality of buildings after the collapse of more than 40 buildings in Protea Glen, Braamfischerville and other areas in Soweto in a weekend storm. The city's Group Risk Advisory Services will conduct the ...

Situated at 8115 Orlando West in Soweto - Mandela House is the perfect place to take your family, especially the young ones who never had the opportunity to see the late former South African president Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela. On March 16, 1999, the National Monuments Council declared the ...
Johannesburg - A group of protesters gathered in Protea Glen in Soweto, on Wednesday to demand help after their homes were damaged during a recent storm. "They are blocking the road. They are burning tyres and [putting] pipes [in] the road," Captain Kay Makhubele told News24. The N12 was blocked ...
Young Soweto kids got their year off to a bouncing start after being presented with a myriad footballs at the weekend. LaLiga's Africa Director Antonio Barradas gave hundreds of football balls to children (boys/girls) under the age of 11 in Soweto. The donation of LaLiga branded soccer balls was made to ...
"Look at the state of my spinach field, this yellow sand right there, it destroys everything," says 50-year-old Thabo Ngubane, who has been farming since 1990 at the foot of a poisonous slag at Snake Park,north of Soweto. The gold fever that gripped the region from 1886 left behind mountains of earth or ...

After a long day waiting to find out who would be the ANC's top six leaders‚ members of the ruling party took to Soweto to celebrate and some to drown their sorrows. Some conference delegates chose to celebrate the victory of Cyril Ramaphosa over Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma just outside the Nasrec Expo ...
The neighbourhood is part of the urban sprawl of Soweto, site of the famous uprising of 1976 and massive violence in the 1980s as the apartheid regime sought to crush growing protests. Ramaphosa, the son of a policeman, grew up here and was twice imprisoned for his activism. The roads in much of ...
Delegates, observers, guests, media and officials will be spoilt for choice when taking a break from conferencing in Soweto this weekend. The African National Congress (ANC) 54 elective conference will be held at the Johannesburg Expo Centre (JEC) in Nasrec, just outside Soweto. It is one of the ...
Johannesburg - Scores of African National Congress (ANC) supporters in Emdeni south in Soweto are awaiting the arrival of treasurer general Zweli Mkhize, who is expected to address them. Earlier on Sunday, Mkhize conducted a door to door campaign ahead of ward 11's bi-elections in February ...
Eight-year-old Soweto resident, Junior Tebogo (8) happily poses with one of the characters in the enchanting garden of Lights at Emperors Palace's 5-Star D'oreale Grande Hotel. Junior was one of the special young cancer patients invited to the Palace of Dreams for a festive season treat, in cooperation ...
This Soweto is starkly different to the tumultuous Soweto that members of TCIYF were born into in the 1980s. In 1976, massive student protests erupted in the township over the apartheid government's education system, sparking a violent state crackdown that led to international sanctions against South ...
Rubycon new owner Kieth Thabo donated R1000 to Hlatshwayo, wishing her many more years to live under the sun. Rubycon (formerly known as Sedibeng) will be hosting lunch for Soweto senior citizens on December 13. Thabo promised Soweto senior citizens to give them a five-star treatment for free ...
REJUVENATION OF CLUB COMMENCE: Dr Andrew Mlangeni, the oldest surviving member of Soweto Country Club, Herman Mashaba (executive mayor of the City of Johannesburg), Ty Votaw (PGA Tour executive president global business affairs) and Selwyn Nathan (Sunshine Tour executive director) at ...
A metro officer was run over and killed by a motorist during a roadblock in Soweto on Friday night‚ the Johannesburg Metro police Department said on Sunday. "JMPD officer Zanele Nelani‚ 38 years of age‚ …. was outside his vehicle when he was bumped at a roadside check operation on Impala Rd.
This is according to one Soweto bird-spotter Raymond Rampolokeng, who told Sowetan that township dwellers can spot fascinating bird species in an urban sprawl if they know where to look. Known as Soweto's birdman, Rampolokeng is arguably the first and only bird tour guide in the township who has ...
Johannesburg - Scores of African National Congress (ANC) supporters in Emdeni south in Soweto are awaiting the arrival of treasurer general Zweli Mkhize, who is expected to address them. Earlier on Sunday, Mkhize conducted a door to door campaign ahead of ward 11's bi-elections in February ...

Although based in Jabulani, the organisation functions to service different health facilities around Soweto. "We have seen a gap in our public health facilities and subsequently started an organisation to fill in those gaps so that health services can improve. Thus we offer training in the organisation for ...
SA-born comedian Trevor Noah has definitely made his mark as the host of The Daily Show, and is such a perfect fit that people often forget that he's not American. So when one follower called Trevor a "Hollywood elitist," he was quick to set the record straight. It's no secret that Trevor's satirical take on ...
Even with all his success as a player, even with his work getting Soweto Country Club ready for opening, Player still found time and arranged for South African golfer Vincent Tshabalala to go to the United States to play two PGA TOUR events--the Kemper Open and the IVB-Philadelphia Golf Classic.
Johannesburg - police have been deployed around the Noordgesig Primary school ahead of a meeting between the Gauteng education Department and the Soweto community over the appointment of a new principal. At the heart of the protest is the principal's race, which the community says is not ...
From the dusty streets of Soweto, comes elegance and class in the form of Kol CAFE, an acronym for Kagiso, Oscar and Lesley. Recently launched and opened in Meadowlands Zone 3, Cnr Mabitsela and Mmilo street, the Luxurious, Opulent, Stylish meets Urban, Vibrant & Fresh Restaurant was the place ...
Johannesburg - The Gauteng education Department has denied claims that it's imposed a principal on a school in Soweto, saying the appointment was made according to the procedure. Parents at the Noordgesig Primary School have accused the department of appointing a new headmaster without ...
It's business as usual in Soweto's famous Vilakazi Street as tourists scurry between the museums and restaurants. Tourists continue to flock there, despite the ailing economy, and locals see a chance to take their business up a notch. Inside a newly renovated seven-roomed house, just off Vilakazi Street, ...
Johannesburg - The Gauteng education Department says social workers are continuing with the mammoth task of counselling pupils at a Soweto primary school affected by sexual abuse. A 57-year-old guard accused of molesting over 80 girls at the school made a brief appearance in the Protea ...
Johannesburg - The case against a school guard accused of sexually assaulting over 80 pupils at a Soweto primary has been postponed to next month for further investigation. The 57-year-old man made a brief appearance in the Protea Magistrates Court on Thursday. He was arrested last month after ...
Busisiwe Mmotla, from Emndeni was crowned Miss Soweto 2017, beating 19 other finalists at the Soweto Theatre on Saturday, 25 November 2017. The annual beauty pageant, proudly sponsored by White Star Super Maize Meal, was a glitzy and prestigious affair with world-class Entertainment, featuring ...
teacher Busisiwe Mmotla was crowned Miss Soweto on Saturday night at the Soweto Theatre in Jabulani. Mmotla, from Emndeni in Soweto, snatched the title from crowd-pleaser Musawenkosi Makhalemele, 22, of Naledi, who became first princess. Diepkloof-born Phumzile Nyembe was second princess.
The debt of Soweto was rising monthly and was standing at R8bn with interest, the money was required to build infrastructure and maintain ...
Soweto is gearing up to host the Miss Soweto 2017 finals on Saturday 25 November 2017, sponsored by White Star Super Maize Meal.
In exchange, Hosia Mathoho, 59, of Soweto, would make R40 000. Fast forward a year later to Mathoho behind bars, serving an effective ...
It is against this backdrop that the two leading cricket clubs in Soweto - by far South Africa's largest township with a population of just under 1.2 ...
Born in Meadowlands, Soweto - his interest in trading began when he was in high school. "I dropped out from high school in 2011, and after a ...
Cyclists and photographers from all over Johannesburg descended on Lebo's Backpackers in Soweto to take part in the first-ever #InstaRide ...
Biggarsberg Athletes get a rousing welcome in Soweto. Athletes were thrilled to enter the huge FNB Stadium where they crossed the finish line.
A few years ago, the 28-year-old Jeffrey 'Jef' Nkosi, has founded a clothing brand that embraces Soweto as the biggest township in South ...
Unfortunately for the agency, this Kulture market wasn't received as well in Soweto. Due to the fact that the weather was not clear, vendors that ...
... of a man who shot and killed two employees at a hardware store in Soweto. the suspect whose accomplice is currently under police guard at ...
After months of auditioning and preparations, the number of Miss Soweto 2017 hopefuls has been whittled down from hundreds of entries to 20.
Most taxi users who struggled to find alternative transport didn't go to work today. 1 day ago. Southgate taxi rank. Johannesburg. South Africa [Image by ...
Scores of commuters in Soweto are scrambling to find alternative transport as local taxi operators join in the National Taxi Alliance (NTA) strike.
It's understood three gunmen approached the officer who was on duty in Soweto and shot him once in the leg and fled. police say the hijackers ...
Johannesburg - Tshepo Mathibelle has claimed victory in this year's 42-kilometre Soweto Marathon. The long-distance runner from ...
The route honours Soweto's rich history and runners pass eight significant heritage sites on the marathon route namely the Chris Hani ...
The field at the Soweto Equestrian Centre in Rockville, Soweto. ... to meet the international standards required to host the event at the Soweto ...
Soweto school guard sex abuse accused facing more charges ... school guard at a Soweto primary and will soon determine if the pupils will be ...
Johannesburg - police are on the scene of a shoot-out between two taxi rivals in Soweto on Thursday morning. It is understood that a taxi ...
State prosecutor Cheryl Slack told the Protea Glen Magistrate's Court in Soweto on Wednesday that they had successfully completed the ...
State prosecutor Cheryl Slack told the Protea Glen Magistrate's Court in Soweto on Wednesday that they had successfully completed the ...
Although the website is also used by sex workers elsewhere in South Africa, the Soweto sex traders have hailed it for increasing the number of ...


 

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