Baby killed, two others injured in vehicle collision

A baby girl believed to be a year old was killed this morning while two other people sustained injuries ranging from moderate to serious after a bakkie and a light motor vehicle collided on the R54 in Three Rivers in Vereeniging.
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Spare the rod, spoil the child!

Nowadays pupils have been given the ‘Freedom of the schools’, hence we see teachers being assaulted (P1) and most abused on a daily basis. These days pupils miss school regularly without permission, they engage in immoral acts inside school premises; their bad behaviour disrupts the process of learning and yet teachers are expected to fold their arms and do nothing.

Creditor attempts suicide in queue

Jabulane Patose (55) has suffered a severe stroke that affects half his body and he can’t walk properly. He was trying to obtain the R55 000 allegedly owed to him by Emfuleni Local Municipality, ELM.

Mayor set a bad protest precedent: DA

“The municipality currently owes Rand Water millions for water supplied. After several meetings, where the minister was also involved, officials resolved to hold Rand Water hostage, demanding that valves be opened immediately. Workers at Rand Water were trapped in the building until the municipal reservoirs filled up at about 14:00 hours. They decided to vacate the gates only once water was running out of the tap,” said Mollo, adding that this a very dangerous precedent set by the ANC management with their actions.

Body of man buried as pauper exhumed

“Seeing my brother’s body being exhumed has been the most traumatic and painful experience. We thought this would give the family some closure but it has just gone from bad to worst. Someone must have answers as to why our family had to go through this.”

Man in hot water for using the K-word

A charge of crime injuria has since been lodged by the acting Executive Mayor of Emfuleni Local Municipality (ELM), Penny Sengoatsi with the Vanderbijlpark police.

R10 increase triggers bullets

Unconfirmed rumours made by the protesters are that four other people were killed since the beginning of the strike. An anonymous worker said that the victims were casual workers.

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