(Kgaugelo Masweneng), Author at Latest News

Babita Ducaran’s trial has been postponed to next month

Trial of six men accused of assassinating whistleblowers Babita Ducaran It was postponed due to the ill health of one of the advisors. Vakamani Hadibe, Zitha Radebe, Nhlanganu Ndlovu, Sanele Mbele, Sifwey Mazipuku and Sivankiasi Dladla appeared briefly in a Johannesburg court on Monday. The order was postponed to August 7 to also allow the … Read more

The CRL report will be released to KwaSizabantu

On Thursday, the Commission for Religious and Linguistic Rights will present its report on its investigation into allegations of sexual abuse and neglect at the controversial centre. Kwazizabantu Christian Mission near Kranskoop in North KwaZulu-Natal. KwaSizabantu has a multi-million rand farm and a bottled water factory. It became the focus of a fraud and money … Read more

Johannesburg Waters on the impact of lockdown

The planned water shutdown in Gauteng will not completely cut off the supply, but some areas will experience lower pressure for up to 10 days after completion, while others will restore their supply after a few hours. According to Johannesburg Water, different regions will have different percentages of reduction in their supply. Rand water maintenance … Read more

Global Citizen focuses on poverty eradication and women’s rights in the September campaign

According to the United Nations Population Fund, 257 million women globally want to avoid pregnancy but lack access to safe, modern methods of contraception. “To meet this need, the UNFPA Supply Partnership, which provides lifesaving sexual and reproductive health services, requires an additional $100 million. [about R1.8bn] Longstanding champions of gender equality, including Norway, Canada … Read more

Planned Joburg water outages Going forward, the impact may be felt for two weeks

Johannesburg residents have been urged to prepare for the planned 58-hour water outage and have been warned that the impact could last up to two weeks in some areas. According to Rand Water, maintenance will be performed to replace multiple valves at the Vereeniging water treatment plant, the Eikenhof booster pumping station and the Zuikerbosch … Read more

He warned the people of Joburg against lighting fires and leaving fireplaces unattended amid snowfall and sudden cold

While Johannesburg is experiencing snowfall, the Emergency services warned residents of situations that could cause fires during the warmth. South Africans were warned last week to prepare for a very cold weekend when the South African Meteorological Service confirmed a cold front was set to hit much of the country from Friday through Monday. “It … Read more