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DA launches petition for Emfuleni to fix and upgrade dangerous and dilapidated roads

Content Provided Cllr Dady Mollo, the Democratic Alliance (DA) Constituency Head: Emfuleni Central & Shadow MMC for Public Works has reported that the DA has launched a petition calling on Emfuleni Local Municipality (ELM) to fix and upgrade roads that are riddled with potholes and are in a general state of disrepair. The Councillor said, … Continue reading

Vaal man finds flies in wors

Vaal: A Vaal man took to Facebook to warn fellow consumers to be careful where they buy their food. In a complaint posted in the Emfuleni Community group, Mr Katli Mogadi shares pictures of the flies he found inside the wors that he was eating. Evening guys.. Pls becareful where u buy ur food.. I … Continue reading

It’s athletics time again in Vaal!

VEREENIGING: Parents, learners and teachers of Milton Primary School were very thrilled to host a sporting event for the first time in two years yesterday. The visitors; Laerskool Drie Rivier and ArconPark Primary School, were equally excited to participate in an athletics friendly competition after a two-year hiatus. The parents came in full force to … Continue reading

Emfuleni, where are the refuse collectors?

When I moved to the Vaal Triangle in 2012, I was one very happy lady. I loved the slower life of the Vaal, compared to that of Johannesburg where I had lived for five years. Vereeniging was also smart and quiet. Fast forward to ten years later, I can’t help but wonder why I made … Continue reading

SAPS Gauteng visits schools in Vaal Triangle

“ Adopt A Cop” Officers visit schools across the province as part of School Safety Programme The South African Police Service (SAPS) in Gauteng is visiting schools across the province. SAPS spokesperson, Colonel Dimakatso Sello says, “This is part of the annual beginning of the year roll out of the School Safety Programme that is … Continue reading

One of Vaal’s radio personalities up for an award

SEDIBENG.- A few days ago I had the privilege of interviewing Lekoa FM Radio station manager, Kenneth Zakathi (32),  a nominee for the Best Radio Presenter Category in the provincial level of the Mzansi Arts & Media Awards (MAMA) 2021. “The MAMA serve as a platform to uplift upcoming artists and creatives in South Africa. … Continue reading

Vaal’s hero, a taxi driver with a heart of gold

Many people will come forth with terrible experiences at the hands of taxi drivers in our beloved rainbow nation. Many years ago, I witnessed a young lady being slapped on the face by an angry taxi driver for not closing the door after she got off the taxi. It was such a traumatic experience even … Continue reading

Nke Serobe passes away

It is with great sadness that I learnt of the passing of the author of the book, Absence of the Father, Pastor Nke Serobe. The Vaal Triangle has indeed been robbed of a jewel, Nke was a pillar in the community and was passionate about absent fatherhood, hence her book, Absence of the Father. She … Continue reading


VAAL: South African Police Service (SAPS) Sedibeng District today went on a ‘O KAE MOLAO?’ joint operation to curb crime in Orange Farm and Evaton, Vaal. According to the SAPS spokesperson Sgt Motsapi, some of the distinguished SAPS members adorning the operation include the Gauteng Deputy Provincial Commissioner Policing Major General Tommy Mthombeni, the Deputy … Continue reading


According to SAPS, Police Minister, General Bheki Cele will today, Saturday 31 July, deliver the eulogy at the funeral service of SAPS member, Molwantwa George Molefi in Sebokeng Zone 3. SAPS report that Constable Molefi was part of a multi-disciplinary team of officers that confronted a group of suspects at a safe house in Dalpark, … Continue reading

Vaal’s award-winning author Sbusiso Manqa, ploughs back to the community

It is always heart-warming to see young people giving back to the community. After spending World Book Day at Future Scholars Preschool in Vereeniging with the learners, the morning after, Sbusiso Manqa was at Vanderbijlpark Library holding a workshop for writers -for free! The workshop on Saturday the 24th of April was just one in … Continue reading

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