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News – Vukani News The Vukani was established in 2000. This long established popular community title includes the key shopping centres the Promenade Mall and Sanlam Centre within its distribution area.

  • Al Pacino releases his latest EP
    by Siyavuya Khaya on Oct 29, 2021 at 1:44 pm

    Linda Ndabeni, affectionately known as Al Pacino, has released a new album. Linda Ndabeni, affectionately known as Al Pacino, has a passion for music and a hunger for success. The 29-year-old from KTC in Nyanga has slowly been carving a name for himself in the competitive music industry. The humble, talkative rapper started his musical The post Al Pacino releases his latest EP appeared first on Vukani News.

  • Ward councillor buys kitchen equipment
    by Siyavuya Khaya on Oct 29, 2021 at 1:44 pm

    Out-going ward 89 councillor, Monde Nqulwana, has committed to rebuild the Mew Way Hall which was vandalised and burnt a few years ago. He started by using his ward allocation to buy industrial kitchen equipment, including stoves, microwaves and fridges worth R300 000, for the hall’s two kitchens. He said he felt extremely sad while doing The post Ward councillor buys kitchen equipment appeared first on Vukani News.

  • Food gardens get seedling boost
    by vukile.sonandzi on Oct 29, 2021 at 1:37 pm

    PLEASE GET NAMES Nkandla Food Garden workers prepare to till the soil. From left are Nombulelo Mahlabelo and Nomsa Gxibha of Yeyethu Injongo Food Garden and Sabakhe Mahlangu, chairperson of Inspire Development Centre. CAP NEEDS NAMES Struggling community gardens have been given boost. A non-profit has donated cabbage and spinach seedlings to 11 food gardens The post Food gardens get seedling boost appeared first on Vukani News.

  • Somagwaza Institute workshops shape the mindset of amakrwala
    by Siyavuya Khaya on Oct 29, 2021 at 1:37 pm

    Young men who attended the workshop. In an effort to instil in amakrwala (young men) the importance of living a principled life and being exemplary in society, the Somagwaza Institute held an informative workshop in Gugulethu last week. The workshop aimed to teach young men ways of conducting themselves and what is expected from a The post Somagwaza Institute workshops shape the mindset of amakrwala appeared first on Vukani News.

  • Teacher gunned down
    by Phiri Cawe on Oct 29, 2021 at 1:37 pm

    The late Sizwe Yaphi was loved by his pupils. Family, friends and pupils have paid tribute to 27-year-old Masiyile High School teacher Sizwe Yaphi who was gunned down on Sunday morning around 1am. Mr Yaphi was described as a dedicated and loving person who was passionate about education. Family members say he left his home The post Teacher gunned down appeared first on Vukani News.

  • Jobseekers march against ’ageism’
    by Siyavuya Khaya on Oct 29, 2021 at 8:25 am

    Organisations provincial coordinator, Anathi Tsengiwe, Organisations treasury, Nomvuyiseko Mcatshelwa and organisations secretary Yandiswa Manqindi were some of the people behind the march. Members of the Forgotten Nation of South Africa Over 35 Unemployed organisation in Soweto also embarked on the same march. “This ageism thing should be scrapped out of the government systems.” So said The post Jobseekers march against ’ageism’ appeared first on Vukani News.

  • Independent candidate aims to dethrone ANC
    by Phiri Cawe on Oct 29, 2021 at 8:25 am

    Independent candidate, Mavuso Gqola believes Mfuleni deserves a better leader and better service. Mr Mavuso, is contesting in ward 114, has been the domain of the ANC for 10 years, under councillor Themba Honono. Mr Mavuso says he has been a member of the ANC and South Africa National Civic Organisation (Sanco) all his life The post Independent candidate aims to dethrone ANC appeared first on Vukani News.

  • Event spreads message that cancer can be beaten
    by Phiri Cawe on Oct 29, 2021 at 8:24 am

    Women were motivated by speeches from the cancer survivors. Members of the Nyanga Police Station Women’s Network held a breast cancer awareness campaign last Wednesday, October 20. More than 50 women or “Queens”, including cancer survivors, clad in pink and white, were hosted in a tent at the Edith Stevens Nature Reserve in Philippi. The The post Event spreads message that cancer can be beaten appeared first on Vukani News.

  • Pupils taught about the importance of washing their hands
    by Siyavuya Khaya on Oct 22, 2021 at 9:32 am

    Coceka Nogoduka Chief Director of Care and Support in Schools encourages children to wash their hands. There was laughter and an air of excitement at Zimasa Primary School in Langa when the provincial department of education in partnership with Lifebuoy celebrated Global Hand Washing Day there on Friday October 15. The department said while Covid The post Pupils taught about the importance of washing their hands appeared first on Vukani News.