One of those stats left an indelible mark in activist Nelisa Ngqulana's mind: the Western Cape did not only have the most murder hot-spots out of all the provinces but Nyanga (her hometown) topped the list as SA's murder capital… After witnessing someone being shot outside her father's home in Nyanga – Nelisa decided to take action and created a petition for another police station to be built in the area.
The petition has over 650 signatures thus far and counting. Additional information Sign the petition here: https://awethu.amandla.mobi/petitions/build-another-police-station-in-nyanga-cape-town Nyanga, which has a population of 57, 996 according to the 2011 Census, has one police station.
The 2 for the price of 1 special has been running for what seems like ages – but alas it will draw to a close at the end of the month.
The Monday Buy One Get One Free burger special will be replaced and patrons will be able to purchase a burger for R50 and a sauce at a discounted price.
For many, marriage is a beautiful celebration of two people joining in love….
but for others tying the knot is much more than the new change in societal status …it brings certain allowance you didn't have before – you can inherit in the absence of a will and in the case of divorce, be entitled for spousal maintenance.
Today the Western Cape High Court was due to hear arguments from the WLC, the State, and interested parties on whether the failure to recognize Muslim marriages, among others, discriminates against women. Additional information The ongoing violation of the human rights of women in Muslim marriages has been the subject of a more than a decade law reform process.
This process to all intents and purposes have been abandoned.
and it seems Muslim women can't get their customary weddings legally acknowledged. Seehaam Samaai, Director of the Womens Legal Centre tells us what they plan to do next…
The Chaeli Sport and Recreational Club have classes, and so every Sunday she gets up at 6am to go to church and then on to dance class.
She has won a staggering 56 local trophies in the 3 years that she has been dancing, through the Federation for Dance in South Africa.
The chain's Kids Eat FREE Wednesdays on Wednesdays and One, Two, Free Steak Thursdays specials will end in April. The local SAPS Stabilisation Unit and the Public Order Policing unit have been deployed to quell any gang violence flare ups.
The R43 road which passes Avian Park in Worcester was closed yesterday afternoon following a gang shootout between two gang groupings from Avian Park. At the same time, three houses have been set alight amid gang warfare in Worcester, luckily no-one was wounded .