Tag: Covid-19

Corruption accused businessman’s case postponed

 MBOMBELA - Sentencing proceedings for Sipho Mapalala began on Thursday in the Mbombela Magistrate's Court. This is following the National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) securing a guilty plea from Mapalala in January 2023. He faces charges...

Public Works officials and company directors arrested for corruption

MBOMBELA - Officials from the Department of Public Works, Roads and Transport appeared in the Nelspruit Magistrate’s Court on Wednesday. They are facing charges of corruption, fraud and money laundering together with directors of a...

Government calls on citizens to commemorate National Child Protection Week

Supplied Content  Government has noted with concern various incidents of child abuse, which have been reported in the media. These include kidnapping, bullying of children at schools and on the internet, as well as food poisoning...

World Immunisation Week | What SA has achieved on immunisation

Supplied Content  World Immunisation Week is celebrated from 24 to 30 April. This year’s theme is Long Life For All. This aims to unify people around the idea that vaccines make it possible for us to...

Former minister Jackson Mthembu’s wife dies

The late minister in the Presidency, Jackson Mthembu’s wife, Thembi has died. The cause of her death is unclear at this stage. The family released a statement saying that Thembi Mthembu passed away this morning. READ...

National State of Disaster expires today

The National State of Disaster expires today. There has been a call for the government to end the disaster after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic. READ | Social Development MEC tests positive for Covid-19 President Cyril...

Cleaner suspended for assault allegations

BUSHBUCKRIDGE - The Department of Health has suspended a cleaner at the Oakley Clinic with immediate effect. This is following allegations of assault after a video circulated on social media in 2021 where an altercation...

Learners return to full-time attendance

Learners are returning to school on a full-time following the minister’s announcement. The Cabinet took a decision to end rotational schooling with immediate effect. School closures in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, as well as...

Vooma Vaccination Campaign runs smoothly in Mkhondo

AMSTERDAM - The community of KwaThandeka came in large numbers for the Vooma Vaccination Campaign in Mkhondo today. READ | Barberton offenders receive their jab This is the third phase of the initiative to get people vaccinated...

Mpumalanga Celebrates World Teacher’s Day

The day was declared to pay homage and to appreciate the selfless contributions made by teachers.

Take a sho’t left and discover Mpumalanga

It’s very simple: As you travel around the province, share your experiences using #discovermpumalanga #explorempumalanga, then you shall opened the doors to another world of wonder as the urge to travel and experience more,...

Emalahleni Overall Friday dealt residents a bitter lesson

EMALAHLENI - Crime blitz in this coal-mining town dealt some unsuspecting residents to either to either spend the night behind bars or in the comfort of their homes for contravention of COVID-19 regulations. The...