Pretoria’s blessers are ‘soft targets’ for hijackers

Pretoria's blessers are 'soft targets' for hijackers: After the arrest of two alleged would-be hijackers, the Sunnyside police have warned blessers that they seem to be viewed as soft targets.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria Free Press Release Submissions. … [Read more...]

Pretoria’s Water Supply, History and Heritage

A selected video for you: Pretoria's water history and it's faithful supply by the springs around Groenkloof Nature Reserve and Fountains Valley Resort selected aspects. Project made possible by the Water Research Commission with support from the University of Pretoria, Ground Water Division of the Geological Society of South Africa and the South African National Chapter of the International Association of Hydrogeologists. Special contributions from … [Read more...]

Pretoria’s Church Square getting a makeover

Church Square in Pretoria will undergo a total transformation, including new trees and better lawns, but Paul Kruger and his burghers are staying. Full Article here: Articles relating to Places | pretoria … [Read more...]

Pretoria’s dumbest criminal gets locked inside car he broke into

A car guard, dubbed Hatfield’s dumbest criminal, has been caught red-handed inside the vehicle he had broken into, police say. Full Article here: Articles relating to Places | pretoria … [Read more...]

PICS: Welcome to Pretoria’s biggest prison

A look behind the walls of a legendary landmark, the prison to which Oscar Pistorius has returned to serve his sentence for Reeeva Steenkamp’s murder. Full Article here: News Gauteng Category RSS … [Read more...]

Pretoria’s rich to feel the pinch

Super-rich residents of Pretoria will feel the pinch of tariff increases included in mayor Kgosientso Ramokgopa’s budget speech for the 2016/17 fiscal year. Full Article here: News Gauteng Category RSS … [Read more...]

New Year’s Eve road closures around Pretoria’s Church Square

There will be several road closures around Pretoria's Church Square on New Year's Eve. Full Article here: Articles relating to Places | pretoria … [Read more...]

Pretoria’s new Bus Rapid Transit System

A selected video for you: [youtube] The Tshwane Municipality is to officially launch the first phase of the Bus Rapid Transit system in Pretoria on Friday. The first phase will comprise a route that runs for seven kilometers through seven stations from the city centre. Once all the phases of the project are complete, the route will then include two townships Soshanguve in the north and Mamelodi in the … [Read more...]

AfriForum’s Kallie Kriel talks about Pretoria’s name change.

A selected video for you: [youtube] Civil rights group AfriForum has welcomed the decision by the Tshwane Metro Council to put on hold attempts to change the capital city's name. According to AfriForum, this decision follows a huge public support for their campaign to retain the name Pretoria. To discuss this further we are joined in studio by the CEO of AfriForum, Kallie Kriel. Video Rating: 5 / … [Read more...]

#theTrend: Pretoria’s Boargazm in Nairobi

A selected video for you: [youtube] Pretoria's metal band Boargazm were the musical guests on #theTrend. They spoke to NTV's Larry Madowo on their music and even paid tribute to former South African president Nelson Mandela even as the world mourns the fallen hero. For more news visit Follow us on Twitter Like our FaceBook page … [Read more...]