SANDF brought in to help rescue 150 people from flooded Mamelodi church

SANDF brought in to help rescue 150 people from flooded Mamelodi church: About 150 people who were trapped in a church in Mamelodi following flash floods that hit parts of the area have been rescued.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria Deputy minister's comments on women being contributors of GBV 'very sad' - gender commission: The Commission for Gender Equality has noted with shock Deputy Minister of Social Development Hendrietta Bogopane-Zulu's comments on women being contributors … [Read more...]

Embattled DA politician Sheila Senkubuge resigns from Tshwane city council

Embattled DA politician Sheila Senkubuge resigns from Tshwane city council: Transport MMC for Tshwane Metro Municipality and PR councillor Sheila Senkubuge has resigned in the midst of a scandal allegedly involving her and Tshwane Mayor Stevens Mokgalapa.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria Why the EFF could hold the key to winning Joburg mayoral race: With the postponement of the Johannesburg mayoral council sitting, the EFF could hold a strong hand going into this week's … [Read more...]

No rain, just pain: Heatwave to hit large parts of SA from Thursday

No rain, just pain: Heatwave to hit large parts of SA from Thursday: Temperatures are expected to soar in Gauteng, Mpumalanga and Limpopo from Thursday to Sunday with Pretoria expected to record temperatures of 36°C.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria Mokgalapa no confidence motion in numbers: Does ANC hold the power to unseat Tshwane mayor?: If the ANC and EFF vote together on a motion of no confidence against City of Tshwane Mayor Stevens Mokgalapa, he will most likely not survive … [Read more...]

From ‘Stinkwater’ to ‘We have overcome’ – name change for Pretoria suburb

From 'Stinkwater' to 'We have overcome' - name change for Pretoria suburb: From "smelly water" to "we have overcome it" - Pretoria's Stinkwater has officially received a new name.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria Free Press Release Submissions. … [Read more...]

EXCLUSIVE | Convicted Dros rapist Nicholas Ninow kept in a single cell, away from other prisoners

EXCLUSIVE | Convicted Dros rapist Nicholas Ninow kept in a single cell, away from other prisoners: Dros rapist Nicholas Ninow is being held in a single cell, separately from the general population of Kgosi Mampuru prison in Tshwane.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria Lesufi shuts down exclusive Gauteng dance school following sexual abuse allegations: Gauteng Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi has said he would close down the exclusive Tebogo Kgobokoe Arts Academy following allegations of … [Read more...]

Pretoria Image: Rome from trinità dei monti – IMG_2284

This #Church Square tagged image is courtesy of Flickr. Click on the Flickr account holder below the photograph to see more. Image by Nicola since 1972 Rome's history spans two and a half thousand years. It was the capital city of the Roman Kingdom, the Roman Republic and the Roman Empire, which was the dominant power in Western Europe and the lands bordering the Mediterranean for over seven hundred years from the 1st century BC until the 7th century AD and the city is regarded as one of the … [Read more...]

WATCH | Crocheting pair knit their way off the streets with help from an ‘angel’

WATCH | Crocheting pair knit their way off the streets with help from an 'angel': Two years ago, Precious Ngwenya decided to teach herself a skill to make a small income and send money to her family back home in Zimbabwe. Watch.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria Free Press Release Submissions. … [Read more...]

Binga the gorilla safely returned to enclosure after brief escape from Pretoria Zoo

Binga the gorilla safely returned to enclosure after brief escape from Pretoria Zoo: A 17-year-old male gorilla at the Pretoria Zoo has been safely returned to his enclosure after escaping, says the South African National Biodiversity Institute.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria 'Our singing all this week was for nothing'- Tshwane municipal workers on settlement agreement: After a week of protesting, some disgruntled Tshwane municipal workers, who were demanding an 18% salary … [Read more...]

Pretoria Image: Image from page 306 of “The Russian road to China” (1910)

This #Blue Bulls tagged image is courtesy of Flickr. Click on the Flickr account holder below the photograph to see more. Image by Internet Archive Book Images Identifier: russianroadtochi00bateuoft Title: The Russian road to China Year: 1910 (1910s) Authors: Bates, Lindon Wallace, 1883-1915 Subjects: Trans-Siberian railroad Siberia (Russia) -- Description and travel China -- Description and travel Publisher: Boston Houghton Mifflin company Contributing Library: Robarts - University of … [Read more...]

Pretoria Image: Two Southern White Rhinos. Pretoria zoo from Zululand. Second biggest land mammal in Africa

This #Pretoria tagged image is courtesy of Flickr. Click on the Flickr account holder below the photograph to see more. Image by Mary Gillham Archive Project Rhino, Elephant More Pretoria Images This Pretoria image was automatically curated and published with WP Robot plugin - CLICK HERE to learn more about WP Robot for Wordpress - a massive time and money saver. Read, Republish and Submit Press Releases to MyPR. … [Read more...]