Frustrating case of missing money

Pumla Hashe had the blues after R400 her daughter transferred to her from Shoprite U Save, Parklands, disappeared. Ms Hashe said she was on...

Free cellphone repair training for youth

STAFF REPORTER Unemployed youth living in Ward 88 (Lentegeur, New Woodlands, Philippi Park, Heinz Park and Philippi) are invited to take part in a...

Exploring Mother City stories

CARL COLLISON Ushering me into her Bo-Kaap home, Shereen Habib chats to me as though we’ve known each other all our lives. “Carl,...

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Donations give seniors a ‘home’

PHIRI CAWE As part of its welfare work, a Dutch television crew has stepped in to help the Nomzamo Seniors’ Club, whose members...

Call to stop grant deductions

Social Development MEC Albert Fritz has reiterated his call on the South African Social Security Agency (SASSA) to stop unauthorised deductions from social grant...

App-t things for your doggy to do

MATTHEW HIRSCHPet-lover Shani Judes has developed an app for pet-lovers looking for information about pet-friendly establishments. Ms Judes, who has a background in photography, said...

Uxolo pupils demand more teachers

PHIRI CAWE Learning and teaching at Uxolo High School in Khayelitsha resumed on Monday February 15, after protesting pupils forced the school to shut...

Sprinting for gold one leap at a time

MZOXOLO BUDAZAPhakama High School sprinter Athenkosi Makalima was one of the shining stars in this year’s False Bay Zone C Section School’s Athletics championships...

Sassa grant upset

PHIRI CAWE Unauthorised deductions from social grant beneficiaries’ bank accounts have raised the ire of residents who accused the South African Social Security...