Pupils learn about careers at expo

PHIRI CAWE Member of parliament and the portfolio committee on energy, Thandi Mahambehlala pledged government’s support for pupils studying maths and science and...

Pension and disability grants ‘not enough’

PHIRI CAWE Senior citizens and people with disabilities have expressed concerns over Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan’s Budget speech delivered at the National Assembly on...

Nyanga church blesses needy pupils

PHIRI CAWE Parents battling to afford school uniforms for their children were on Sunday relieved by a gesture by the WPT Ndibongo Memorial Church,...

MEC reads to promote literacy at schools

PHIRI CAWE Parents are being urged to inspire and guide children to read. On Wednesday February 24, education MEC Debbie Schäffer joined Nal’ibali,...

Local and national acts to battle it out in Crossroads

THULANI MAGAZI Largely notorious for crime and drugs, Crossroads will be transformed into a “holy place” and many lives will be “changed” when the...

Gugs woman dies in police shooting

SUMMER JACOBS Two children have been left without a mother after she was gunned down by police on her way home from work, last...

Gapa celebrates good success

PHIRI CAWE Grandmothers Against Poverty and Aids (GAPA) celebrated their achievements duringthe Women’s Indaba held at GAPA offices, on Friday February 26. The...

Driver’s battle to be on the road

THULANI MAGAZI A Gugulethu man is hopping mad after he was ordered by the City’s traffic department to surrender his driving licence weeks after...

Budget 2016 a tight squeeze for finance minister

ORIELLE BERRYThere was mixed reaction to the Budget speech last week with Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan walking a tight rope between sweetening the bitter...

Bank takes eight months to make things happen

Jessica Meiring of Rondebosch lost all hope of recovering e1 249.93 (R16 000 at the time) from Nedbank which took its time to...