Operation Paseka nets suspects

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Stellalander- Vryburg – During an ongoing Operation Paseka -Safer Easter Holidays, police in the province arrested 77 suspects for various offences. The arrests were made between Thursday (13 April) and Monday (17 April). The suspects were arrested for contact crimes, drugs, as well as liquor related crimes through various operations which were executed to ensure safety on national roads, residential areas and places where people gathered in large numbers.

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

Lug jou mening oor wetsontwerp, vra Agri SA

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Stellalander-Bloemfontein - Agri Suid-Afrika vra boere oor die land heen om die beskikbare mediums te gebruik om kommentaar op die Wetsontwerp op die Regulering van Grondbesit te lewer. Die wetsontwerp is onlangs in die Staatskoerant gepubliseer en Suid-Afrikaners het tot 16 April kans om daarop kommentaar te lewer. 

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

SA’s youngest African Global Youth Ambassador

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Stellalander-Schweizer-Reneke - “As long as many of our people still live in utter poverty, as long as children still live under plastic covers, as long as many of our people are still without jobs, no South African should rest and wallow in the joy of freedom.” This is according to South Africa’s youngest African Global Youth Ambassador, Thabiso Motlakase (24) from Schweizer-Reneke.

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

Goodbye to icon

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Stellalander - Schweizer-Reneke - A man whose death is not just a great loss to his family and friends, but to South Africa as a whole. Struggle veteran and human rights icon, Ahmed Kathrada passed away early on Tuesday (28 March) at the Donald Gordon Hospital in Johannesburg. Kathrada was born on 21 August 1929 in the district of Schweizer-Reneke.

For the full story, read our 29 March 2017 edition.