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Chambers say ‘no more’

This chamber said the continued failure by TCLM to address the Eskom issue has left the chambers with no resort but to approach the High Court in Mbombela as an alternative means of intervention.

Modikwa miners clean up their environment

They first assembled at Modikwa Clinic while others commenced at the north shaft and the central plant. They picked up trash, which included plastic bags and takeaway containers.

Mine workers taken care of at wellness campaign

“We realised that some of our workers suffer from chronic diseases and decided to introduce this campaign. Now they will be able to get medical attention. The awareness will help encourage employees to live healthier lives and it will also impact worker productivity,” she explained. Miner, Isaac Komane said he was happy Modikwa held this campaign.

BREAKING: Still no Eskom agreement reached

The Municipality successfully managed to negotiate with the power utility not to effect more hours of load-shedding than the current schedule.

Burgersfort goes pink for cancer

BURGERSFORT – The inaugural Thaba Moshate and Fetakgomo Tubatse Greater Municipality’s (FTGM) Pink Walk for Breast Cancer attracted hundreds of participants last Saturday. The five-kilometre walk drew up a sea of pink across the town. The event was organised by the casino and FTGM. Participants walked from Thaba Moshate to the old taxi rank in…

Magaba winner

BURGERSFORT – Ms Tsepo Lekhau from Alverton was the winner of the September draw at Magaba Filling Station. She walked away with two solar lanterns. Each lantern has its own solar panel and is ideal to use both during power failures and in areas without electricity. To enter, all customers who make a purchase of…

Karate gradering

Karatekas van die Triton Dojo Karateklub op Lydenburg het onlangs aan die nasionale Traditional Styles Known Knowledge In Action (TSKKIA) -kampioenskappe in Rustenburg deelgeneem en het met ‘n medalje-oes van 70 teruggekeer. Al die lede van die klub wat deelgeneem het, het ook nasionale kleure ontvang. Dié karateklub bied twee klasse op Maandae en Woensdae…

Klassieke orreluitvoering wag op Lydenburgers

Die NG Moedergemeente in Kantoorstraat se orrel is vanjaar 90 jaar oud en ter viering beplan die gemeente ‘n unieke uitvoering vir Sondag, 22 Oktober. Dié musiekinstrument is in Duitsland aangekoop en deur die familie van wyle G.C. Schoeman aan die gemeente geskenk. Na afloop van die erediens, sal ‘n ‘musikale tee’ bedien word. Smullekker…