Author: Ekurhuleni Municipality

Vukuzenzele association in Ekurhuleni

Vukuzenzele is association of people living with disability in Ekurhuleni in the Eastrand. They having 62 members most of them on will chair. Vukuzenzele means (wake up and do things for yourself). They situated in Thembalikazulu primary school. The association was formed in 1987 registered in 1997. the place that […]

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JERUSALEMA IN BOKSBURG

JERUSALEMA IN BOKSBURG COMMUNITY AFFECTED BY WAIST AND TAILINGS DAM Jerusalema is in Boksburg in Ekurhuleni east of Johannesburg. Jerusalema is an informal settlement which started in 1998-1999 people moved to the area because of work in different mines like Anglo Gold and Trichard mine, Jerusalema in the bible is […]

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Tudor Shaft Informal Settlement

By Meshack Mbangula Ekurhuleni Environmental Organisation Tudor Shaft Informal settlement is in Krugersdorp, west of Johannesburg and is highly affected by gold mine shaft and tailings dam which are still contains uranium and uranium is radioactive. The community of Tudor Shaft are badly affected by this mine’s legacy. On the 12.11.2012 […]

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Illegal Mining in Springs

Unemployment is on the increase which makes community to look for help even in the Dangerous old mine shaft without mining knowledge and everyday our brothers are dying but they don’t give up. Aurora mine is Springs in Ekurhuleni surrounded by small section like Lindelani, Dersley and Eastvale. The is […]

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Old ladies evicted on RDP houses

People have lost humanity in this world, they are not conscience and they feel no pain in what ever bad they do. Kwa Thema is a small township in Ekurhuleni (east of Joburg), it’s surounded by mine shaft as well as companies who are just polluting. Kwa Thema have a population of […]

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Strike in Gold One, Ekurhuleni

By Meshack Mbangula What caused the strike in Gold one mine and led to the injuries of four protesters in the Eastvale. A group of protesters of aproximately 60 individuals, consisting of former Gold One Mine and Aurora employees, began blocking the Cloverfield entrance to the mine yesterday at 06:30am. […]

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