Klerksdorp Blog

Kanana Youth Protests Force Mines to Employ Them By Seun Motsumi

Previously, there had been multiple and different issues involving the mines Orkney town under the Matlosana municipality. Some of these issues were those regarding how the mines were supposed to be helpful to communities (Corporate Social Responsibility), to communities around which they operate, there are deteriorating health conditions of former […]

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My Brother suffered silicosis By Teboho Grabie

In my community of Kanana, I often heard people talking about Silicosis, and told myself that it a disease just like many more others. Quite often we as people are ignorant and do not bother to understand problems which are affecting other people, we are mainly concerned about ourselves and […]

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Where are the beneficiaries of these houses? By Joe Mashilo

Sadly it is now nine years, and yet the beneficiaries of a number of houses can still not occupy their houses, simply because they are not completed by the contractor. The uncompleted RDP houses in Ext 24, Jouberton, Klerksdorp were built by the Matlosana municipality through the contractors. The question […]

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Deteriorating sewer system in Ext 9 By Petrus Moshe

The photo posted here, is in the North West province, Jouberton, Extension 9, whereby the municipality has built RDP houses nearby sewerage bulk drainage. All flush toilets are connected and poured human feces and urine in this area because of poor sewerage system. The human feces and urine are over […]

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Prepaid electricity units deductions By Nkululeko Dee

Electricity is one of the basic essential commodities which people cannot live without, and it is critical that everyone should have access to it. Poor members of the community of Jouberton are seem to be paying the price of services rendered to the communities such as Tigane, Kanana and Khuma. […]

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The history of Jouberton by Elby Nkululeko De

Jouberton is a black township of Klerksdorp in Dr. Kenneth Kaunda District municipality, part of the the North West Province. The first black settlement of Klerksdorp was situated in the South of the Town, this area was called MAKWETENG, it was established in 1907 and currently known as Neserhoff and […]

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Kynoch fertilizer plant by Vuyelwa Mceya

Kynoch is a company which was established in 19…, it was formed under different factories then triomf came to Potchefstroom, this is big company from our side and in the country. This company focuses too much into plants and soil to improve its growing capacity in the early days of […]

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