Rustenburg Blog

Lack of water in Phoane section

28/09/2021Buti BotopelaIkemeleng KroondalRustenburg Local MunicipalityNorth West Since new development of water taps installation on 02/06/2020 in Phoane section, the community never rest because the taps were never used to date and many still buy water from bakkies moving around their community and some travel to ikemeleng community to fetch water. […]

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Incompetent workers

Buti BotopelaIkemeleng, kroondalRustenburg local municipality Unprofessional lifeline teams to test Hiv in ikemeleng community. Ikemeleng community is an informal settlement made up by tobacco farmers and mine workers mine workers who opted for living allowance instead of hostel accommodation over the 60 years ago The settlement is located +-7km outside […]

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Abuse of right to choose

Kgang MolokoPhokeng villageRustenburg Local MunicipalityNorth West province29 September 2021 Decayingtaxibusiness Taxi Industry in our village has taken a nose dive and we see the owners and drivers taking measures to protect their businesses.The industry is now infringing on community’s right to choose,we have seen growing situations of taxi drivers and […]

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Burning of household waste.

Steven RamokhulaIkemeleng KroondalRustenburg local municipality 29 /09 /2021 Ikemeleng as an informal settlement has never had municipal services ever since it came into existence. The community is located in the middle of five mining houses named Sibanye Stillwater, Samancor western chrome mine, Glencore,Lanxess platinum and Anglo American Platinum. It is […]

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Road to the Local Elections

28/09/21Kgothatso HumaThekwane VillageRustenburg Local MunicipalityNorth West #2021LocalElections As we are headed to the Local Municipality Elections on the 1st of November 2021, Thekwane Youth Members has written all its needs interms of infrastructure developments. This is more of an SLP Program which is to be handed to the Mining Houses […]

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Low Eskom Cable on the main road!

24/09/2021Kgothatso HumaThekwane VillageRustenburg Local MunicipalityNorth West EskomFallingCables It was on the 22nd when a truck finally hooked the electricity cable which crosses through the main Street in Thekwane, and it broke. Leaving 10 household without electricity. Two days before the incident, I took a photo when a low bed truck […]

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Kgang MolokoPhokeng villageRUSTENBURG Local ManicipalityBojanala DistrictNorth West On the 15th June all CWP workers from different wards around the village met at the park next to Royal Bafokeng Stadium to meet each other and discuss issues concerning them. There were concerns raised by the workers at the gathering and they […]

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Kgang MolokoPhokeng villageRUSTENBURG Local Manicipality16 June 2021 Some the learners from a local Secondary School .Matale Secondary School meet after school near a spaza shop to buy cigarettes and smoke while others smoke marijuana in public and it is becoming a normal act as it is their usual spot for […]

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