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Bekende oom Barend oorlede

News: 13 December 2018 By Andries van Zyl

Inwoners van die Soutpansberg sal beslis die vriendelik glimlag mis van die 72-jarige mnr. Barend Pieter Jordaan wat op 30 November skielik aan ‘n hartaanval oorlede is.

Another account slip-up for Makhado

News: 10 December 2018 By Andries van Zyl

All is obviously not well within the Makhado Municipality’s financial department. Following hard on the heels of their recent property rates blunder, where thousands of municipal account holders were not charged property rates for a number of months, what came to light this week is that local taxpayers have been paying a little bit more than they should as a result of a calculation error on their monthly accounts.

To hit or not to hit your child?

News: 09 December 2018 By Jo Robinson

The Constitutional Court (ConCourt) of South Africa reserved judgement last week in an appeal that challenges a Johannesburg High Court ruling in 2017 that it violates the rights of children for their parents to spank them, and that such physical discipline is therefore illegal.

 

Vodacom and EFF shake hands

News: 07 December 2018 By Jo Robinson

An uproar erupted, following the Vodacom Journalist of the Year Awards Ceremony on 29 November 2018 that culminated in the vandalising of the Vodacom shop at Checkers in Louis Trichardt last Friday, as well as the one in the Mall of the North. The shop remained closed on Monday but opened its doors again on Tuesday.

 
 
 
 

Jingle Bell Toy Ride

Video: 11 December 2018

The annual Jingle Bell Toy Ride took place on Friday, 7 December. We made a short video showing some of the action.

Written by: Elardus van Zyl

 

 

 

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