‘There will be no voting in Mamelodi’ – residents warn after being evicted

'There will be no voting in Mamelodi' - residents warn after being evicted: Residents, who were evicted from unallocated vacant apartments in Nellmapius in Mamelodi East, Pretoria following a court order, say the ANC has committed "political suicide".. Articles relating to Places | pretoria Correctional Services denies Dros rape accused overdosed on drugs: The Department of Correctional Services has noted with dismay claims by organisation #NotInMyName that the Dros rape accused overdosed … [Read more...]

'Dros in Silverton is opened but there are no customers'

'Dros in Silverton is opened but there are no customers': It's business as usual but relatively quiet at Dros in Silverton in Pretoria. A 6-year-old girl was raped in the men's bathroom allegedly by a 20-year-old .... Google Alert - Pretoria Pretoria's 'Spiderman' shares his 43-day journey to Namibia: The estate agent, family man and proud organ donor set out to run from Pretoria to Lüderitz in southern Namibia with the endorsement of the Organ .... … [Read more...]

Pretoria Image: There Is So Much Beauty

This #Blue Bulls tagged image is courtesy of Flickr. Click on the Flickr account holder below the photograph to see more. Image by BrendonPG 1. HopeTrace, 2. eternal bloodsong, 3. pastel melody, 4. Untitled, 5. colOr o R gy, 6. Pink Lotus, 7. enchanted, 8. the terms of gastronomical warfare, 9. Untitled, 10. me, i'm a thief. a falling star. i'm a photograph taken from where you are., 11. little bull, 12. Untitled, 13. balancing act, 14. flickr.com/photos/21472209@N00/2797457960/, 15. … [Read more...]

Are There Dead Wasps In Figs? | Gross Science

A MyPTA.co.za selected video for you: Figs aren't exactly fruits...but that's not the only bizarre thing about them. Discover the gross world of figs! Subscribe to Gross Science! http://bit.ly/1FkxVLb ? Twitter! https://twitter.com/gross_science ? Tumblr! http://grossscience.tumblr.com/ ?Want more gross info?? Great 1977 paper by J. Galil on Fig Biology: http://bit.ly/2bxzKwa More on the type of pollination that happens in common figs: … [Read more...]

The dust mountain that’s just always there

"The problem with this mountain is you can’t run away from it,” says Ronnie Kubeka, gesturing to the pale yellow expanse of mine waste looming behind him. Full Article here: Mark Olalde IOL section Feed for Gauteng … [Read more...]

There is nothing around here – Marikana youth

Every few years politicians pitch up in Marikana and make countless promises, but never deliver on any of them, says security guard Gabisile Khanyile. Full Article here: Articles relating to Places | pretoria … [Read more...]

Govt doesn’t only react when there is violence – Mashatile

Government does not wait for people to protest before addressing their needs, provincial Human Settlements MEC Paul Mashatile says. Full Article here: Articles relating to Places | pretoria … [Read more...]

There is hope for failed matrics – Zuma

Matriculants who fail their 2015 exams will be able to either rewrite them or get vocational training, President Jacob Zuma says. Full Article here: Articles relating to Places | pretoria … [Read more...]

What If There Were No Whites In South Africa? An extract from Ferial Haffajee

What If There Were No Whites In South Africa? An extract from Ferial Haffajee ... There isn't a sector where black aspiration and talent don't meet in wonderful harmony to reshape how we understand ourselves. From the arts to mining; from financial services to fashion; from universities to the Union Buildings, I found real black and ... Read more on News24 This Union Buildings South Africa from Yahoo News was automatically curated and published with WP Robot plugin - CLICK HERE to … [Read more...]

‘There are worms in our water’ – Hammanskraal residents

The DA in Tshwane has accused the government of failing residents of Hammanskraal and making them drink brown, foamy water - but a municipality official says he drinks the water every day. Full Article here: Articles relating to Places | pretoria … [Read more...]