Klerksdorp Blog

Unemployment is higher during lock down.

27 June 2020Kanana – KlerksdorpMahadio Mohapi On the 17th of June Kanana task team held the meeting with Phakamisa construction at Vaal Maseru. The purpose of the meeting was to introduce Kanana task team and the community of to the company Phakamisa construction that works under the Anglo gold to […]

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Unemployed citizens struggle to get the COVID grant

Tshepo Arthur MmusiKlerksdorp, Jouberton Township27 June 2020 When the president announced that the government will be assisting unemployed citizens of the country with R350 Covid 19 relief of distress grant during the lockdown period everyone welcomed the idea and there was excitement because for the first time in South Africa, […]

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It’s better home than school

23 June 2020Klerksdorp – Jouberton TownshipTshepo Mmusi National lockdown has been in effect for the past three months and it continues to be extended for more months to come. Many children have since not attending school and they needed to have something to do in order to keep busy. After […]

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Whether legal or illegal we cannot deny COVID19 assistance to foreign nationals

Jouberton – Klerkdorp18 June 2020Petrus Moshe The Corona Virus pandemics which struck the world has threatens the dignity and rights of others. Our foreign nationals have to suffer because of regulations of the lockdown. My close friend hailing from Mozambique was dependent on selling goods to residents at extension one. […]

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Community Action: SUPA GINJA AND SUPREME POULTRY JOIN HANDS TO AID THE COMMUNITY

Date 20-04-2020Tigane KlerksdorpBy David Gaanakgomo The community of Tigane were graced with food parcels from Supa Ginja and Supreme Poultry, the two companies which employ the majority of the people in Tigane.Supa Ginja was handing out food parcels and Supreme Poultry was giving packets of chicken.According to Pete Naude, the […]

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COVID-19 RECEIVES SAME STIGMA AS HIV/AIDS

Klerksdorp18 June 2020David Gaanakgomo At hospitals of South Africa Casualty Department is were all emergencies are reported. On a Monday I had a chance to spend the whole day at Tshepong hospital casualty department. This is the Provincial Academic hospital which receive most of major cases in the North West […]

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GENDER BASED VIOLENCE IN SA AGAINST COVID-19

Klerksdorp17 June 2020David Gaanakgomo South Africa is one of the African countries with a very bad reputation of violence. Africa, everyone who sees South Africa on my resume cites violence. Historically, this violence is knit in RSA’s Cultural and Political fabric. From Tribal violence‚Äôs South Africa violence turned into Apartheid […]

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