Mfanufikile Fakudze (31), who is accused of raping a 14-year-old girl, was granted bail in the Barberton Magistrate’s Court last Thursday, sparking anger from local residents.
Barberton Community Radio (BCR) programme producer, Marycate Masilela has been nominated for the Sunrise Women Awards. The event will take place in August at Emnotweni Arena.
Gateway Christian School recently hosted the annual Junior Convention at Bambi Country Lodge in Schoemanskloof.
Residents are complaining about Burgerville swimming pool in Barberton having been vandalised and neglected for a long period by the City of Mbombela Local Municipality.
Whitey Bhembe (42) is a skilled ex-offender on parole. He, however, struggles to get full-time employment.
The ANC teamed up with Cosatu and Num, called a joint-community, mine-workers mass meeting at Thusong Service Centre in Louisville last Tuesday.
The Umjindi-Barberton Taxi Association (UBTA) turned the day of philanthropy inspired by the late Nelson Mandela’s life into an opportunity to show compassion to three families in Emjindini, by donating food parcels to them on Saturday.
Emjindini residents have been exposed to several murders and other crimes in the past months. From shootings and stabbings involving adults, to those involving young children.
Residents of the outskirts of Emjindini Trust want their Ward 41 councillor, Cllr Lucky Bhembe, to step down.
The local SPCA held its annual general meeting at Moth Hall last Wednesday.
The pair were arrested on June 11 after Kaapmuiden police spotted their suspicious looking Isuzu double cab near Kaapmuiden railway.