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Piet Retief
Sun, 29 Mar, 2020

Strike at Piet Retief Hospital

From Thursday, 6 February till Monday, 10 February some general workers and nurses of the Piet Retief Hospital held a Strike at Piet Retief...
Paulpietersburg protests

Protest comes to light in Paulpietersburg

The residents of Ward 3 from eDumbe (Paulpietersburg) "raised concerns" regarding their needs not being met in their township. Very early on Monday morning,...
Piet Retief Hospital workers strike

Piet Retief Hospital strike

On Friday, 17 January the security guards of the Piet Retief Hospital refused to work, as their salaries were allegedly not paid. The Piet...
Sixteen Days of Activism

Sixteen Days of Activism campaign

On Friday, 29 November several stakeholders of Mkhondo launched a Sixteen Days of Activism campaign advocating against the abuse of women and children. The...
Infuriated residents close road

Infuriated residents close road

Rural residents block road; demand payment to pass. On Monday, 2 September, members of the Mkhondo SAPS were called out when angry residents of...
SRWP demands service delivery

SRWP demands service delivery!

On Tuesday, 20 August, members of the Socialist Revolutionary Workers’ Party (SRWP) marched to the Mkhondo Local Municipality’s offices to get their demands heard. During...
Condom roadblock

Condom roadblock

On Friday, 16 August, a condom roadblock of another nature was held on the N2 Ermelo road, where officials were handing out condoms for...
Fire damages property and truck

Fire damages property and truck

Fire damages property and truck. On Sunday, 11 August, at about 01:30, a parked truck caught fire in Mark Street and then allegedly caused...
N2 turns into one big truck-stop.Truck driver's strike in Piet Retief

N2 strike turns into big truck-stop

Between 21 and 24 June 2019, truck owners and drivers were caught in the middle of a potent strike as truck drivers were forced...
Amsterdam protest action on 7 August 2018

Amsterdam protest action

Amsterdam protest action. Community members of Amsterdam and surrounding areas protested on Tuesday, 7 August after they received feedback from the Mkhondo Local...
Extensive damage caused during riot

Riot causes extensive damage

The riot started on Tuesday, 3 April, when protestors and members from SACP (South African Communist Party) gathered at the Mandla Magudulela Stadium, in...
Protest march on 3 April

Protest march on 3 April

Protest march on 3 ApriOn Tuesday, 3 April, the SACP (South African Communist Party) arranged a community march to deliver a memorandum about their...

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