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Unemployed Youth

Victoria MakgooMorapaneng village25 November 2021Fetakgomo Tubatse Municipality On the 5th of November 2021, residents from the country in Ditwebeleng,Morapaneng,dithabaneng and mantshekane the gardens, parks and dunes will be able to process passports.Most importantly, the passports of those who have been deprived of the opportunity to go to the cardinals’ training […]

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Sewage spills opposite the school in Thulani Snake-Park

Thokozile MntamboThulani SowetoCity of Johannesburg Region C24/11/2021 It’s been months since a sewer pipe bursted opposite the school ” Obed Mosiane primary ” in Thulani Snake-Park. The sewer bursted when the municipality road construction was installing storm water drainage pipes. Learners from the primary school have to jump the sewer […]

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Harmful and danger posed to the community

Pretty NdabaTshamahansiMogalakwena MunicipalityLimpopo25 November 2021 In 2018 the municipality declared that Tshamahansi, Hlongwane section needs pipes to tansport water on the yards,Workers were busy digging deep the pit where the pipes will take place,The workers started to work 2018 may 29, Since then the project didn’t proceed. Our elderly people […]

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Storm water pipes Installation, Danger to the community

Thokozile MntamboThulani SowetoCity of Johannesburg Region C24/11/2021 In January 2021 the municipality contract started tarring roads to install storm water drainage pipes. They dug deep holes infront of the houses , around school corners and next to the bus stop were people get taxis. The contract had negligently and wrongfully […]

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Cloud of dust covering the community

Steven RamokhulaIkemeleng KroondalRustenburg local municipality 2021 November 24 Ikemeleng community is in Kroondal outside of Rustenburg. It is located in in the middle of mining cooperations. There are 2 tailing dams that are less than 100m away from the community. These tailing dams release a large amount of dust to […]

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The Mining community tour

Phindile NgobeniMarikana group fiveNorth West20 November 2021 On the 17 November .After rustenburg tour was organised by benchmarks foundation staff Brown, David and Chris. I interviewed a man who used to own a building material at RDP marikana. I asked him why he closed it, he said after marikana strike […]

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Mine’s blasting dust is killing us

Date: 12/11/2021.Name: Ronald mhlakaza. Place: VosmanMunicipality: Emalahleni. Province:Mpumalanga #Airpollution. Mines that are around the whole Kwaguqa area especially Vosman when they regularly blust to extract the coal all the dust after the blasting it’s moving towards the communities that are near the mine, this area of Emalahleni the air it’s […]

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