After an enquiry into the matter, the Highvelder has learnt that the happenings on Friday at Rietspruit were in fact legal and not a land grab or illegal land occupation as initially reported.
The Congress of South African Trade Unions (COSATU) held their annual provincial May Day rally at the offices of the Department of Rural Development and Land Reform.
Women of all three district municipalities in Mpumalanga, led by the Speaker of the Mpumalanga Provincial Legislature, Ms Thandi Shongwe, walked the streets of Ermelo last Friday in the fight against women and children abuse and to commemorate Women’s Month.
South African Democratic Teachers’ Union (SADTU) and National Health and Allied Workers Union (Nehawu) took to the streets on a mass march in Ermelo protesting against the budget cuts and more than 1200 administration posts not filled.
It was glitz and glamour on the red carpet of State of the District Address at the Gert Sibande District Municipality.
Fotogalery: Is dit ’n duif / eend / of volstrruis, nee dis ’n hoender. ’n Paar van die ongewone rasse wat by die hoenderskou te sien was.
“Many people become paraplegic or quadriplegic as a result of motor car accidents. This is why we say drive safely. We don’t want new members.”
Inmates of Ermelo Correctional Services Centre are turning their lives around by entering an art class that is part of the Adult Basic Education and Training (ABET) programme at the centre.
Msukaligwa municipal workers are dissatisfied with adverse working conditions.
The Department of Community Safety Security and Liaison encouraged safety during the festive season