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Heaven is near Bloemfontein

INTERVIEWS / April 21, 2017 Updated 24 April / BizNews

Angus Buchan – How you prepare for 1.7m Christians at SA’s biggest prayer meeting

It took just six weeks to put together SA’s biggest ever prayer meeting. A staggering 1.7m people are expected to attend two hours of sharing by 69 year old


OM club probe has no answers

BRIEF | CAPE TOWN / GroundUp
No progress in Human Rights Commission investigation into Old Mutual Club
One year later, still no answers on why cricket development programme was canned

Players from the Old Mutual Cricket Club Juniors during a 2013 match at Mutual Park, their home ground in


CT youth centre up for grabs

NEWS | CAPE TOWN / GroundUp /
Derelict Atlantis youth centre a haven for gangs, say residents
Centre has never been used

The Atlantis Youth Centre has never been used and now lies derelict. Photo: Peter Luhanga/WCN
By Peter Luhanga    
21 April 2017 – Outside derelict flats gaping


United we can stand: DA leader

Fellow South Africans, the events of the last few weeks have seen South Africans put their differences aside in order to join a united an emergent movement for change. This is a movement that has seen hundreds of thousands march to Parliament, the Union Buildings and fill the streets of Johannesburg. This movement has brought


SA’s N1 the busiest way to go

The National Department of Transport says the country’s major routes experienced very high numbers of traffic volumes on Easter Monday. This, as people were returning from their holidays and religious pilgrimages at the end of a long weekend. The government news agency, SAnews.gov.za, reports
18 April 2017 – The department said the following are the


New fire hits CT’s Imizamo

NEWS | CAPE TOWN / GroundUp
Another fire in Imizamo Yethu leaves one dead and 400 homeless
“I have been in this shack for two weeks and again it’s burnt”

Many victims of last night’s fire were also victims of the one on 11 March. Photo: Bernard Chiguvare
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