Alexandra

 
#AlexFire: ‘The mothers were very involved in their children’s lives’ – teacher
#AlexFire: ‘The mothers were very involved in their children’s lives’ – teacher
Emfundisweni Primary School teacher Fikile Mokhethi adjusts the orange scarf which offers a pop of colour to her all-black outfit.
Parents neglect kids to care for themselves
Parents neglect kids to care for themselves
Parents are increasingly neglecting and abandoning their children to have a “nice time” leaving them at risk.
Editorial: It’s inequality that breeds violence
Editorial: It’s inequality that breeds violence
For the past two weeks, first slowly and then in a deluge, there have been social media messages warning about a proliferation of “fake food”....
The battle for restitution in Alex is never-ending
The battle for restitution in Alex is never-ending
Lydia Shadi Nhlapo’s mother was resting under a tree on her property in Second Avenue in Alexandra when she was rudely interrupted by an employee...
Walking in Mandela’s virtual shoes
Walking in Mandela’s virtual shoes
Often a teacher will ask a class to imagine they are at a point in history. But, unless a learner has the chance to go to a historical site, or...
Slice of Life: The gift that keeps on giving
Slice of Life: The gift that keeps on giving
My siblings ran back into the house after school and told me that two of my students from Emfundisweni Primary School got full high school...
Sassa stakes are high for the most vulnerable
Sassa stakes are high for the most vulnerable
The level of care provided to elderly and terminally ill patients at hospices will drop instantly. Nurses and administrators at old age homes...
Dlamini says he was taken to Alex police station, but there's no record of him there
Dlamini says he was taken to Alex police station, but there's no record of him there
Mcebo Dlamini has told his lawyer that private security officials took him to Alexandra police station for questioning in the early hours of...
Still no shelter for Alex flood victims, foreign nationals search for lost documents
Still no shelter for Alex flood victims, foreign nationals search for lost documents
People living in the Setswetla settlement in Alexandra have begun the process of rebuilding their homes, but they’re doing so near the Jukskei...
Parenting: why one size doesn't fit all
Parenting: why one size doesn't fit all
There are a few established “rules” for being a good parent. Praise your children for their achievements, big or small. Be warm and happy when...
[Video]Thousands take a stand against xenophobia
[Video]Thousands take a stand against xenophobia
People from all backgrounds marched in their thousands through Johannesburg CBD on Thursday in protest against the recent xenophobic attacks.
[Video]South Africans gatvol with xenophobia
[Video]South Africans gatvol with xenophobia
Thousands heeded the call and marched from Hillbrow to Newtown on Thursday to protest against recent attacks on foreign nationals.

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