Local news

Learner transport organisation meets parents

Katlehong Education Transport Organisation (KETO), responsible for transporting learners to different schools from around the Kathorus region, held a meeting with learners’ parents at J Dumani Community Hall in Vosloorus on Saturday, March 18.

Help the family find him

Sipho Mafumbula (28) disappeared from his family home at 77 Ramokonope East in Katlehong on Sunday, March 12.

New headman inaugurated

Wiseman Ndzulu has been appointed the new regional representative of the Gauteng East Traditional Council (GETC) in Vosloorus.

Future leaders empowered with skills.

Five schools were invited to participate in Men Restoring Dignity – Change Leader Programme held at Kathorus Child and Family Centre in Thokoza on Friday March 10. The five schools from around Katlehong that participated were Buhlebuzile High School, Landulwazi Comprehensive School, Thabo Ntsako Secondary School, Thoko-Thaba High School and Tiisetsong High School. Only boys…

Vosloorus to host Miss Thick Madame

Finalists, from left: Sophy Ratshili, Lucia Machavha, Mapule Vilakazi and Sibongile Mazibuko. They are ready to take Miss Thick Madame by storm. The finals are going to take place on Saturday, May 27, at Vosloorus Old Age Home Hall in Vosloorus Ebasuthwini Section.   Some of the finalists of Miss Thick Madame “Zithande S’dudla” after…

Minister shatters dreams

Once again, her actions have proved that certain ministers within the ANC government are incapable of ruling the country.

Katlehong community welcomes you, brigadier

The recent appointment of the first female police head in Katlehong, Brig. Phumla Mdlankomo, by the SAPS is another sign of progress for women in the police force. One can only sing high praises for Brig. Mdlankomo for being the first female to lead the police in a township like Katlehong, with all its crime…

Orphanage mourns lost children

Dzulani Children Care Centre in Dindela Section held a special ceremony on Saturday, March 4 in honour of three lost children. Nkanyiso Nelukau went missing in April 2005 when he was 15 years old. This inspired his mother, Nelly Nelukau, to open the orphanage. Two other children who are sorely missed by the orphanage are…

Orphanage urgently seeking donations

Dzulani Children Care Centre, an orphanage based in Dindela Section in Vosloorus, is in need of financial support. The orphanage held a special ceremony on Saturday, March 4, to ask for a helping hand. Nelly Nelukau, the founder of the orphanage, uses her own house to home more than 12 children between the ages of…