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LIMPOPO SAHRC HEARING

[05/31/05/2021/Communitymonitors/ Francina Nkosi/Limpopo/Lephalale, Shongoane Village    FRANCINA NKOSI  LEPHALALE MUNICIPALITY (SHONGOANE)  31 MAY 2021  Bullying is real and it affected many people during their schooling and through out  their lives. Late Lifuno’s incident was a wake up call and a necessity for the hearing.  The purpose of the hearing that […]

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Traditional Healer’s Ceremony

31/05/2021/Communitymonitors/ Francina Nkosi/Limpopo/Lephalale,Shongane Village TRADITIONA HEALER’S CEREMONY  FRANCINA NKOSI  LEPHALALE MUNICIPALITY (SHONGOANE)  31-MAY 2021 We are advised to follow Covid-19 regulations at all times but what I saw was very disturbing to see people gathering to celebrate one of the healer going through the processes of initiation.  People were gathered […]

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Traffic at Tubatse steel bridge

29/05/2021Communitymonitors/Mmabore Mogashoa/Limpopo/Sekhukhune,Ga-Mogashoa village 29 May 2021  Mmabore Mogashoa Ga-Sekhukhune On 28 May 2021 was coming back home from from a cultural event at Fetakgomo Tubatse area. At around 16h00, the convoy was long and motorist were using the sides of the road to avoid the convoy which worsened the traffic […]

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The Covid vaccine

27/05/2021/Communitymonitors/Suzan Moraba/Limpopo/Sekhukhune, Maandagshoek village 2021/05/27 Maandagshoek (Burgersfort) Susan Moraba The Covid vaccine registration for the elderly has started in the nearby clinic. In Maandagshoek and the surrounding areas, homebased care workers have visited the elderly to notify them that registration has opened for them to get the vaccine and those […]

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Follow up story

26/05/2021/Communitymonitor/Mmabore Mogashoa/Limpopo/Sekhukhune,Ga-Mogashoa village The fields we had are not enough as people are buying and building houses where it was originally fields for ploughing sorghum and grazing. Land is being sold and our livestock suffer. Some of the fields have thorn trees because people are no longer ploughing. Some tried […]

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Meeting Mampa chief authority ( Based on various issues)

26/05/2021/Communitymonitor/Moshabi Selowa/Limpopo/Sekhukhune, Atok  Moshabi Selowa Monametse village Atok ( malengine section) The community members of Mampa village gathered at chief authority on the 18th of may last week, under Macua, Wamua and Yamua which all generations around mining community affected. The following where part of the meeting. Chief Komane Mampa […]

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Creating Green Jobs

25/05/2021/Communitymonitor/Mmathapelo Thobejane/Limpopo/Sekhukhune, Ditwebeleneng Village   Limpopo, Sekhukhune Ditwebeleng village  26 May 2021 Greening our communities is one of our objectives  as women from different villages in Magakala (Madifahlane,Dithabaneng,Morapaneng,Ditwebeleng ,Seokodibeng and Modimolle . This initiative was established  to improve the  health and education settings for people especially women ,regardless of income […]

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23/05/2021/Commmunitymonitor/Margret Molomo/Limpopo/Mokpane, Masodi village : Follow up story.  Today in Early Don the delegates from the mayor of Blouberg municipality had join the community members meeting at Early Don as they promised to come and help the community of Lewaneng and Early Don about PTM Waterberg mine. Community leaders of the […]

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Each one teach one

30/04/2021/Francina Nkosi/Limpopo/Lephalale/Shongoane village  Each one teach one 30 APRIL 2021 We turn to forget to educate our future generation or maybe listening  to them, lend an ear to their minds. I have a group of girls who were clueless about Gender Base Violence but after talking to them, they were […]

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Climate justice and Gender justice

30/04/2021/Francina Nkosi/Limpopo/Sekhukhune/Lephalale, Shongoane Climate justice and Gender justice   29 APRIL 2021  As Waterberg Women Advocacy Organization (WWAO) we realized that most of community members living in the rural areas are clueless about Climate change and its impact on their lives.At the meeting communities were motivated to do Social mapping that  […]

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