Soweto Riverlea Blog

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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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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Service delivery leading to protests

Rapule Moiloa27-20-21Diepkloof SowetoGauteng,city of Jo’burg region 10 With few days to go to the polls the residents of Diepkloof zone 4 experienced electricity cut offs since Monday, politicians from various political parties have been making promises to work for communities and provide services to residents, all this is because of […]

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Illegal mining and it’s consequences

22-09-2021Rapule MoiloaSoweto diepkloofCity of joburg region 10Gauteng Concerns of illegal mining Illegal mining continues to be a very serious problem that needs attention not after local government elections but must be a thing for now ,residents of Riverlea are troubled and have been complaining about Illegal mining operations taking place […]

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Horror at South Africa of looting and burning of shops and factory’s

Gauteng 31-07-2021Buyi Gasa Looting of shops and burning factory’s started at kwazulu Natal, when former president Zuma was arrested and sentence 15 months in jail, people wanted him out of jail they started burning shops and looting, After it went to Gauteng where people started looting and burns shops too. […]

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Soweto elderly people get vaccinated .

19/06/2020Thokozile Mntambo Gauteng…Soweto The phase 2 of vaccination is targeting elderly people over the age of 60 years and health care workers. A target has been set to at least get 5 million elderly people vaccinated. The department has has discouraged the public platform from visiting the vaccination sites because […]

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Operation Dudula protest caused lootings and elicit evictions on foreign national shops around Soweto .

17/06/2021Thokozile Mntambo Gauteng, Soweto Operation Dudula is a movement formed to close down all foreign national shops and fighting criminal activities around Soweto . The protest only misguided the people of Soweto , On Tuesday night many shops were looted and elicit evictions happened around Soweto. This happened after a […]

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After the rain has stopped

30-04-2021Rapule MoiloaTembisa Vusimuzi Ekurhuleni Gauteng Tembisa has environmental issues and informal settlements and there’s a stream running.Many of the community members have life stok that they fail to take care and these goats eat from the waist dumps, drinking running sewage water and all the waist dumped next to the […]

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