Tuesday, January 22, 2019

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Fire erupts near Frontier Hospital

Fire fighters extinguished a blaze in Frontier Hospital this afternoon. The fire burnt from inside the hospital grounds to the nearby open field. No damages have been reported yet and the...

Sex for jobs picket

Members of the DA picketed outside the Department of Roads and Public Works today to encourage fair access to jobs. They accused some government officials of requesting sexual favours in exchange for...

Sports

Schools

Southbourne Primary School rejoices as long awaited prefab classrooms arrive

NEW YEAR, NEW CLASSROOMS: Prefab classrooms were finally delivered ​yesterday at Southbourne Primary School, after a project headed by the Office of The Premier was...

Student strike called off after Unisa reaches agreement with SRC

The University of South Africa (Unisa) and its student representative council (SRC) reached an agreement on Saturday that will see the student strike called off...

DPW bursary applications open

The department of public works (DWS) will be issuing 40 bursaries to pupils who are considering pursuing a career in the engineering sciences field...

FIRST DAY: Fun in the sun on the first day of...

GALLERY: Children from various schools in Komani showing excitement during their first day of school. The Rep reporters went around capturing moments of children...

BREAKING | 78.2% matric pass rate for Class of 2018

The matric class of 2018 achieved an overall pass rate of 78.2%. Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga. Image: Sunday Times Basic education minister Angie Motshekga announced...

Nearly half of 2007 Grade 1 class did not write matric...

Nearly half the learners who enrolled in Grade 1 in 2007 didn’t write the full-time matric exams in 2018 as they were expected to‚...

Features

#Celebrating 100 years of Nelson Mandela

IN HONOUR of Nelson Mandela’s legacy The Rep shared his most famous quotes. “And if they...

Fire crackers and dogs

SPCA manager Betty Cree has urged locals to ensure that their dogs are kept in...

Kia Motoring Monthly: Grand Sedona the ultimate family ride

THE Kia Grand Sedona ticks all the boxes when it comes to comfort, ease and...

Clinic offers more affordable care

WITH medical fees sky-rocketing, unaffordable medical aid systems and long, unavoidable queues at public health...

Danny’s Motor Spares – 20 years of excellence

Danny's Motor Spares has been part of the Komani landscape for the past two decades. Known...

Build It Queenstown for your security solutions

THE security of your family and your home is one of the most important investments...

Crime

SAPS initiates a campaign against domestic violence

Silvertown informal settlement community members came out in numbers to attend the domestic violence awareness...

Man dies after night out with friends

  A 38 year-old man was stabbed to death in Molteno over the weekend. A statement by police...

Police on manhunt for two alleged rapists

  Police are looking for two suspects that allegedly raped a 14 year-old girl in Ilinge...

Contraband seized in prison cell of wife killer Christopher Panayiotou

Convicted murderer Christopher Panayiotou has lost some privileges behind bars after being found in possession...

‘Cannibals’ sentenced to life behind bars for muthi slaying

Two men at the centre of a bloody muthi murder - which was dubbed the...

Cala man shot dead

Police are looking for three men following the murder of a 45-year-old Cala man at...
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Columnists

Wake up‚ looters: you’re a heartbeat from being a Somali

  Those residents of White City‚ Soweto‚ you saw running down the street with looted goods two weeks ago might want to stop and reflect...

Justice Malala: Will a good leader please stand up? We need you.

  Travel is a beautiful thing. It gives you a chance to get some perspective‚ to appreciate your own‚ to look at others afresh‚ to...

Over 50 years in art

FROM a modest beginning drawing pictures as a young boy to having a painting accepted in the David Shepherd International Wildlife Artist of the...

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