Condolences to Saku family

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Stellalander- Taung – The Northwest Local Government and Human Settlements MEC, Galaletsang Gaolalowe is saddened by the passing of Obakeng Ben Saku whom recently received his RDP house. On Thursday (13 July) Saku (88) received his house in Mokasa II in the Greater Taung Local Municipality, as a promise kept by the department after the very dismaying conditions he was living in.

For the full story, read our 19 July 2017 edition. 

Kinders, bejaardes gaan slaap honger - jý kan help

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Stellalander - Vryburg - Dit is prysenswaardig dat plaaslike mense ook uitgereik het na mense in nood in Knysna. Maar die werklikheid is dat hier in ons éie gemeenskap ewe groot nood is en dat daar tientalle gesinne is wat élke dag leef asof hul deur 'n natuurramp getref is. Hul nood is net nie belangrik genoeg vir televisiestasies om daaroor te berig nie.

For the full story, read our 19 July 2017 edition.

Vryburgers reik uit

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Stellalander-Knysna - Inwoners in die Knysna-omgewing wat geaffekteer is deur die onlangse brande, het hulp van heinde en ver ontvang.Gedurende die Junievakansie het 'n paar Vryburgers ook by groepe aangesluit om te gaan handgee.

For the full story, read our 12 July 2017 edition.

Municipal Manager's appointment "illegal"

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Stellalander - Vryburg - The Democratic Alliance in the province has called on the MEC for Local Government, Fenny Gaolaolwe, to urgently intervene and declare the appointment of Tshepo Bloom as Municipal Manager for the Naledi Local Municipality null and void. According to the DA, MEC Gaolaolwe did not approve this appointment as is required by the Municipal Systems Act, yet Bloom’s appointment was signed off by Naledi Mayor, Neo Skalk.

For the full story, read our 5 July 2017 edition.  

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