Sasol and Natref are silently continuing with their criminality on Off-Sets

Community Alerts/Mduduzi Tshabalala/VEJA-Vaal/23/01/19   Sasol and Natref are silently continuing with their criminality on Off-Sets, and today they host what they call a ‘Road Map’ in secret. Having been told by 1 of our comrade over the telephone “comrades where are you? Sasol and Natref are in the community telling about their Road Map” said …

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The Sasolburg Air-Quality Monitoring Committee took it to the streets

Community Alerts/Mduduzi Tshabalala/VEJA-Vaal/21/01/19 The Sasolburg Air-Quality Monitoring Committee took it to the streets of ‘Top 5’ Chris Hani township in Zamdela, Sasolburg, early morning of Saturday 19th Jan ’19 and upon their own responsibility the group invited a Local Ward Councillor and community members on a clean up campaign arround their neighborhood. This is an …

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Today was the Vaal Triangle Airshed Priority Area MSRGM at Emerald Casino, Vanderbijlpark.

Community Alerts/Mduduzi Tshabalala/ Vaal-VEJA/22/11/18 The State of Ambient Air report states that PM2.5 PM10 is non-compliance at most monitoring stations, this is also significant to Black Carbon floating in the Vaal Air.  Having learned that the department had technical problems with H2S which was not showing at Zamdela station, this leaves the forum with less …

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The Human Rights Commission Inquiry into the Vaal River 2nd round started yesterday in Johannesburg City Council.

Community Alerts/ Mduduzi Tshabalala/Vaal-VEJA/20/11/18     Today is day 2 here at Joburg Theater, testimonials started with City of Ekurhuleni who told the commission that their effluent is within boundaries of legislation.  This was after the City was asked by the commission if had they violated human rights. The Randwater sampling also share the same …

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Day 3 of the HRC Vaal River Inquiry continues, and today we had researchers who spoke to the commission

Community Alerts/Mduduzi Tshabalala/VEJA-Vaal/27/09/2018 Dr. Victor Munik presented to the commission on the research work he did together with counterparts, and one of the stemming issues raised was the Green Drop campaign which. Munik started with VEJA back in 2008, and the purpose of the campaign was to assess the management systems and functionality of the …

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Today is day 2 of the Human Rights Commission Vaal River Inquiry at Stonehaven, Vanderbjlpark

Community Alerts/Mdududzi Tshabalala/VEJA-Vaal/26/09/2018   The inquiry started yesterday morning with testimonials, and presentations came from CBO’s/ NGO’s, and SAVE the Vaal River presented about the processes of their court interdict with Metsi a Lekoa, SAVE anticipates that Gauteng Premier together with COGTA will resolve through court proceedings. New Horizon is a community-based organization which gave …

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“Renewable Energy Now”

Community Alerts/Mduduzi Tshabalala/Vaal-VEJA/13/03/18   The minister has spoken “Renewable Energy Now” and no shenanigans we should tolerate, when today NUM is a useless selfish organ, while in itself only a few cohort is this wealthy and workers are suffering till death, to further their virtue of sufferings “Marikana” needed not to happen if NUM is …

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