Local news

Township businesses get a boost

The non-profit company Ekurhuleni Lokshin Biz Hub, based in Thokoza, held a business expo at DH Williams Hall in Katlehong on Saturday, May 20.

Church holds Mother’s Day celebration

Uniting Presbyterian Church of Southern Africa, Ebenezer branch, in Vosloorus, held a Mother’s Day celebration on Sunday, May 14.

Rescue teams recover miners’ bodies

Two bodies of miners were recovered by Ekurhuleni Disaster and Emergency Management Services (DEMS) from the declining mine shaft in Primrose on Thursday, May 18.

More patrol vehicles for Katlehong

Katlehong SAPS station commander, Brig Phumla Mdlankomo, handed over brand-new vehicles to sector managers and visible policing members on Thursday, May 11.

Fire robs family of all they own

The Shai family from Empilisweni informal settlement in Thokoza remains homeless following the horrific fire on Monday, March 27.

Good Samaritan helps out needy children

A good Samaritan, Happy Maseko, the owner of Dawn Park Meat Market, heard the cry of the orphans at Dzulani Children Care Centre and reacted by donating a brand-new washing machine to the home.