News: Local

Clamp down on illegal electricity connections

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RUSTENBURG HERALD- SONDELA Informal Settlement- The Rustenburg Local municipality had on Thursday, 7 June, carried out a joint operation with the South African Police Service (SAPS) in efforts to curbing illegal electricity connections rampant in Sondela area to reduce the overloading on the power network.

To read the full story, read our 15 June 2018 issue.

 

SA Hunters, firearm owners caught off-guard by Constitutional Court ruling

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RUSTENBURG HERALD - RUSTENBURG - The cat is indeed in the proverbial pigeon loft after the ruling by a full bench of eight Judges of the Constitutional Court on Thursday, 7 June, that firearm ownership is not a fundamental right in South Africa but a privilege which renders items 24 and 28 of the National Constitution most definitely not “unconstitutional”.

To read the full story, read our 15 June 2018 issue.

 

Soönotiese Listeriose of Mononukleose

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RUSTENBURG HERALD - RUSTENBURG - Listeriose word deur die bakterie Listeria monocytogenes veroorsaak. Dit is ’n soönotiese (’n siekte wat normaal in diere voorkom en die mens kan besmet) voedsel-, water- en melkverbondesiekte. Die meeste mense het ’n weerstand teen listeriose.

To read the full story, read our 08 June 2018 issue.

 

Meteoor wat ontplof of neerstort soek

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RUSTENBURG HERALD - NOORDWES - Oor groot gebiede in Noordwes, Botswana en selfs Namibië is daar nou nog mense wat naarstiglik op soek is na oorblyfsels of tekens van ‘n meteoor wat vroeg Saterdagaand oor ‘n reusagtig groot area in die land gesien is toe dit die naghemel vir enkele oomblikke met ‘n verblindende wit lig opgehelder het voordat dit skynbaar “êrens in Botswana of Namibië” neergestort of ontplof het.
To read the full story, read our 08 June 2018 issue.

Food festival sets new record

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RUSTENBURG HERALD - RUSTENBURG - More than 8 000 souls have turned up for the third annual World of Food Festival of Rustenburg church - Vantage Point - on Friday evening and there’s no denying that the most popular food festival of any kind in the region is growing rapidly.

To read the full story, read our 01 June 2018 issue.