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Normandien egg factory farm works on the strike.

Date: 27/08/2021Name: Zamokwakhe ShabalalaPlace: NewcastleMunicipality: Newcastle Local MunicipalityProvince: KwaZulu Natal HumanRightsViolation. The residents and the Works of Normandien farm had a strike, because they were not happy with the way their owner and illegal treated they get at the workplace.Workers on this farm were asked to take off their clothes […]

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Water that Community use and Animals drinks

Communitymonitorsalerts/Victoria Makgoo/Limpopo/Sekhukhune, Morapaneng village 31 July 2021 At Serafa Village near Twickenham shaft, the Community of Serafa use the water when they’re taps ran dry. They go in the cattle stream and share the water with cows. My question is why this mine don’t supply the community with clean and […]

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Blasting, Noise and dust affect community near mine.

Communitymonitorsalerts/2021/07/31/Victoria Makgoo/Limpopo/Sekhukhune/Fetakgomo municipality, Morapaneng village 31 July 2021 A Lwala mine is near marula platinum mine in Ga Madikane,it is near the community and there is a sound that happen each and every day at around 16h00 there is a shacking there after the dust goes around to far east […]

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DRUGS ARE BAD INFLUENCE IN OUR COMMUNITY

Communitymonitorsalert/2021/30/07/Kamogelo Mogashoa/Limpopo/Sekhukhune/Makhuduthamaga municipality,Ga-Mogashoa Most of youth today they are addicted to alcohol and drugs as a result of peat pressure amongst them. Youth drop out from schools when they reach high school this is the result of parents that are not raising their kids well because kids of today are […]

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Potholes in our community

Communitymonitorsalerts/2021/07/30/Mpho Tjale/Limpopo/Mokopane Dudu Madisha Dr Mahwelereng Zone 1,Mogalakwena Local Municipality,30 July 2021 Mogalakwena local municipality has been failing to failing to fix portholes for some years now. Few members of the community have committed themselves in fixing the portholes with or with the assistance from the municipality, they are using […]

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Sewer leakage

DATE: 26 AUGUST 2021 NAME: RONALD MHLAKAZA PLACE: VOSMAN. MUNICIPALITY:EMALAHLENI LOCAL MUNICIPALITY. PROVINCE:MPUMALANGA. badsmell The problem of Seware leakege which happens all the time and the whole community is affected especially the children who always play in the running Seware waste and end up having rush and the smell it’s […]

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The burning of waste

DATE: 24 AUGUST 2021NAME: VUSI MABASOPLACE: MARIKANA (Ext 12)MUNICIPALITY:Emalahleni Local Municipality illegaldump The illegal dump at Marikana in ext 12 Emalahleni next to the road leading to the cemetery and the mine is being destroyed . The residents of Marikana have been complaining about the illegal dump and holes dug […]

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The burning of stones

DATE: 20 AUGUST 2021NAME: VUSI MABASOPLACE: Ngwenyeni TrstMUNICIPALITY:Nkomazi Local Municipalitys mokekills The grazing land next to people’s residential has been taken and turned into dwelling place . This is happening in Ngwenyeni trust under Nkomazi Local Municipality where I grew up herding cattles.Despite the fact that there are farmers and […]

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Land pollution

Communitymonitorsalerts/2021/07/30/Mosamedi Molin/Limpopo/Sekhukhune/Feta-Kgomo municipality Mogabane village 30July 2021 This harmful pollution is on the rise of its all-time maximum. The government and organisations are working on their level best to minimise this pollution but it is necessary that we should also contribute to it in addition making some small changes in […]

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Mountains of waste

Communitymonitorsalerts/2021/07/28/ Frans  Mosou/Limpopo/Lephalale Steve Biko village Lephalale Municipality Lephalale Municipality failed to provide our community with wastebins. Now the community is forced to litter mostly diapers in the streams and any vacant places. Whenever is a rainy season the water flows to the river and pollute the water that is […]

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