Soweto Riverlea Blog

Road closure

Community Alerts/Rapule Moiloa/Diepkloof-Soweto/03/10/2018 01/10/2028 At 16h30 today the community of Diepkloof zone 5 Immink drive closed the road with trees, burning tires and dumping waste all over the road and the community complained about electricity cut off since last week Tuesday and the councilor was advised about the problem but […]

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Roodepoort Catholic Church gives a helping hand in Thulani

Community Alerts/Thokozile Mntambo/Snakepark-Soweto/17/09/2018 Children with Cerebral Palsy were blessed with gifts by the Roodepoort Catholic Church Justice and peace group. The foster parents were very happy they say that taking care of children with disability is very expensive. The money they get is not enough, and the welfare department does […]

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On the 28th- 29th we attended a workshop hosted by act alliance.

Community Alerts/Thokozile Mntambo/Snakepark-Soweto/30/08/2018   Act alliance is deeply rooted in the communities it serves, it is always on the front line addressing systematic poverty, supporting survivors of disasters, wars and conflicts, training rural communities in sustainable agricultural techniques, helping people to adapt to environmental change, and influencing government and other […]

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It’s bad in Pennyville

Community Alerts/ Dawn Anderson/Riverlea-Soweto/30/08/18   Red ants and it seemed as if they evicting and breaking down structures. Hope they are not moving to Zamampilo. Few people are blocking the road leading to Highgate. Morning all Pennyville under lock down all roads blocked evictions from Absa flats spread into my […]

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Community Alerts/ Dawn Anderson/Riverlea-Soweto/ 20/08/18 Riverlea Johannesburg dumping is a big problem on every corner or open space the culprits just don’t care about our environment. The residents are concerned about the stench, flies and soon mosquitoes to investĀ  the area. Residents are on the lookout for the culprits and […]

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