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Ext 25 Masters officials after the game that they lost 3-2 to K9 Football Masters. From left are Simon Tladinyane, Strike Mashike and Jacob Vilakazi.

Footballers show it’s all about the game

Ext 25 Masters FC from Vosloorus and K9 Football Masters showed good sportsmanship after their game ended 3-2 in favour of K9 Football Masters. The game started at 12pm at the home ground of Ext 25 Masters on Sunday, January 15. Both teams were playing their first game after returning from the Christmas break. It…
The Vosloorus power couple who surprised many when they decided to open their own business. On the right is the founder and chairman of UniqueEvent, Wonder Twala, with his fiancé Zinhle Tshabalala and their daughter, Ntando Twala.

Power couple open own business

A young man from Mailula Park, Vosloorus, surprised many when he partnered with his fiancé to open a business of their own. Wonder Twala (24), the business owner and chairman of UniqueEvent, is also father to a five-year-old daughter, Ntando. He explained how his entrepreneurial journey began. “It started when I was attending Fumana Comprehensive…
MMC for Community Safety, Clr Vivian Chauke, delivering her speech on behalf of the executive mayor, Clr Mzwandile Masina, at the opening of the Zonkizizwe police precinct at Katlehong 2 on Tuesday, January 17.

The state of the art precinct was open at Katlehong 2

Another Ekurhuleni Metro Police Department precinct was opened to serve the Zonkizizwe community in Katlehong 2 on Tuesday, January 17. The R20-million building has a computer room for data capturing, a gym, an office to register cases, a firearms safe, a place where one can go to pay traffic fines, and holding cells for males…
A car like this one is a target for Mercedes Benz and BMW hijackers.

EFF councillor’s Merc hijacked

The Vosloorus SAPS are investigating a car hijacking case that was reported in December 2016. The communication officer at Vosloorus Police Station, Capt Piet Rossouw, confirmed the news. “It’s true that there’s a case of car hijacking – of a white Mercedes Benz – that was reported at the police station. “It’s alleged that the…
The body of the drowned eight-year-old boy was recovered and brought out of the flooded trench in the presence of his parents at around 8.30am on Sunday, November 6.

Single mother hands herself over to cops

After police in Kathorus found the body of a dead infant next to a house in Siluma View on Tuesday, December 20, its death puzzled them for for two weeks.
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Cop shot in Katlehong robbery attempt

A police constable was seriously wounded while attending to a business robbery alert in Thwala Section in the early hours of this morning.

Principal takes school from ashes to excellence

The school that teaches learners who were turned down by other schools performed wonders when it climbed from the bottom of the list to become one of the top three best-performing schools in Katlehong.
Kneeling from left to right are learners from Lethulwazi Secondary School: Bongiwe Mbuyisa, Sbusiso Mokeona, Joaquin Hlungwane, Oyame Phatosi and Xolisa Mbuyisa. Standing in the back are the teachers of the school (from left): Lungelo Nyongwane, Betty Mtshali, Buyekezwa Makhuba, Sithembile koma, Sikholiwe Hanqa and Jacky Mahlare.

Pride as Kathorus matric students pass

It is that time of the year again where matric students are getting results of their final exams they wrote last year. This year results were announced on Wednesday, January 4 and were published on Thursday, January 5.