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Climate Change and Food

MpumalangaErmelo01/09/2020NELLY NKOSIKhuthala Environmental Care Group Climate Change programme was on the 31/08/2020 at 11:00am, it was held in Sibusiso Sethu Day Care Centre. The Workshop was supported by WOMIN and hosted by Khuthala Women’s Movement. Women were given a platform to talk about the challenges they’re facing like Unemployment, Water […]

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Selling of alcohol and cigarette in level 2

Koma happinessfrom Moshira villageFetakgomo greater Tubatse municipality28 August 2020 Since the president said alcohol and cigarette was allowed, sales are very high. This has led to a lot of crime because of alcohol in the country. The tavern open to Friday until Sunday in our area. This breaks the law […]

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Access of Water Denied in Steenbokpan

Francina NkosiShongoane31 August 2020 Now that schools have reopened how are the kids going to bath , how are they going to cook food whilst there is no access of water ,how are they going to brush their teeth and drink water. Are we still forced to buy water while […]

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ONE DAY OUR VOICES WILL BE HEARD

BY: Tokelo Mahlakoane25 August 2020 We as Affected Communities we are united and plan to Audits the Social and Labour Plan around the mines. We realized that the mines do some of thing without us as Affected Communities. The Audit will be conducted at three Villages, Modimolle, Mampa and Bogalatladi […]

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Community Conflict over jobs

Phola/Ogies v/s Witbank.2020/08/14.Empumelelweni Emalahleni.Mbethe Thembisile. On the 12th of August 2020 the people in the community of Phola/Ogies decided to strike for employment of Witbank community members in the mines that are allocated in & around Phola/ogies. Phola/Ogies community barricaded the mines entrance so that the employees from Witbank cannot […]

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Covid 19 provides opportunities for Corruption

Hlabiwa LetlhakaLephalale Municipality31/08/2020 We really experienced a true reflections of our leaders during this stressing period of Covid 19. Social Grants and Food Parcels used to loot public funds. Almost all leadership are painted with corruption activities from billions donated to South Africa. MEC’s, Premiers, Mayor’s and Councillors are in […]

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Covid19 laws are no longer taken

Florence MohlalaPhola31-08-2020 Since the introduction of level 2 people seems to forget quickly about this virus. From level1 at least people were afraid using sanitisers, washing hands and wearing of face musk was in order, but now nothing is right in our work places workers just go around without face […]

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