Residents were apparently promised jobs, but this promise was not fulfilled.
Several people came out to voice their dissatisfaction towards domestic violence in society
Protesters on the R23 Road said they won’t quit until they get answers
A pursuit ensued with shots fired at the suspects.
“Nadat ek die ‘cable ties’ gesien het, het ek reeds die ergste verwag en geweet wat op pad was”
The driver of a Toyota-bakkie died in an accident between Secunda and Standerton earlier today.
The Standerton Advertiser is in possession of a letter informing parents that they have to pay an amount of R370, but it is unclear as to what this fee will be used for.
They demanded answers from top management at Transnet, Noble, New Denmark Colliery and Tutuka Power Station and handed over a memorandum, listing their demands which included job creation, granting of bursaries and tenders and the stopping of outsourcing to name a few.
Several issues such as the municipal rent agreement with AfriRent, smart meters and water issues were raised.
They refuse to go back to work until they receive a satisfactory response .
Divers continued their search for the body of Mr. Bazil van Zyl who drowned on 5 March. They found his body just after 11 am, 8 March.