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  • World Sight Day

    In celebration of World Sight Day, Ster-Kinekor together with The Department of Health and UNICEF, came together to bring awareness of eye care and wellness. As part of this celebration and partnership, Ster-Kinekor gave eye tests and spectacles to school pupils at Geluksdal Primere Skool in Brakpan, Ekurhuleni. Ster-Kinekor, the Deputy Minister of Health, Dr […]


  • Fox recovers hijacked vehicle

    Fox recovers hijacked vehicle – On Saturday at 18:56 Fox control room received a call from one of their clients reporting his wife was being hijacked. Reaction was dispatched and on arrival, found that an iPhone was still in vehicle. Reaction started to track the phone and the Fox tactical vehicles were dispatched following the tracking of […]


  • EMPD Officials with Criminal Records not Suspended or Disciplined

    It is shocking and completely appalling to learn that a number of EMPD officials in Ekurhuleni have criminal records ranging from theft, corruption and murder. The MMC of Community Safety, Cllr Vivienne Chauke, confirmed this information by means of written reply. The MMC also provided a comprehensive list of all the EMPD officials with criminal records; […]


  • Alberton SPCA Annual Golf Day 2017

    Alberton SPCA Annual Golf Day 2017 – The SPCA is exited to announce that they are hosting their annual golf day in November. Date: 02 November 2017 Venue: Reading Golf Club Times: Registration 10am – Shot Gun Start 12:00 Costs: R1800 fourball The Alberton SPCA Management Committee would appreciate any help to make the day […]


  • Fourth annual VISA Street Food Festival

    The fourth annual VISA Street Food Festival comes to Maboneng on 10 September, serving up delicious South African street food at Common Ground to complete your perfect foodie Sunday afternoon. The festival will connect locals with authentic local food and feature a food market, live music and talks from experts geared towards food entrepreneurs. Make […]



  • DA submitted a dossier against Ekurhuleni

    Today, the Democratic Alliance (DA) in Ekurhuleni submitted a dossier of contraventions against the Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality (EMM) and Council to the MEC of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs in Gauteng (COGTA), Mr Paul Mashatile, and the Director General of the National Treasury, Mr Dondo Mogajane.   Our aim is to highlight a range of […]


  • Water outages Brackenhurst and surrounding areas

    Brackenhurst, Brackendowns and surrounding areas have been experiencing water issues for most of the day on June 15. DA Ward Councillor have done the following Press Statement: Better communication required for better service delivery standards by Cllr Malcolm Maifala DA Ward Councillor   Following experiences of residents in Brackenhurst, Brackendowns and surrounding areas being without […]


  • Objections on proposed high density development

    Objections on proposed high density development -Mamphele Development Planners CC is the authorised agent of Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality and the registered owner of ERF 372 General Albertspark Ext 2.(Land opposite Lemon Tree Shopping Mall). They are proposing a high density development in Lincoln Road, Alberton.  According to paperwork handed in at Ekurhuleni we could establish […]


  • Body found in Mayberry Park

      Body found in Mayberry Park – According to Fox Securities social media page a body was found in a field near Mayberry Park.  Fox was notified by members of the public of a female body lying in the field.   FOX MEDICAL UNIT, TACTICAL UNITS, AFRIFORUM ALBERTON, MED-HELP EMERGENCY SERVICES AND SAPS ON SCENE. […]


  • Not allowed to clean Alberton

    Not allowed to clean Alberton – Recently the very active group AfriForum Alberton wanted to get together to do a cleanup on the corner of Hendrik Potgieter and Pieter Uys on their own time and own resources. According to Ekurhuleni they will not allow people to try and better Alberton as its illegal but at […]


  • How you can help Alberton SPCA

    How you can help Alberton SPCA – Alberton SPCA receives no government funding and so we rely on the generosity of our supporters to enable us to continue our mission. There are numerous ways you can help, as listed below. Please remember that all donations are tax deductible and we can send you a Section […]


  • Chaos Doctrine releases debut track

    Chaos Doctrine, a metal band based right here in Alberton, just released the debut track from their forthcoming debut album. The track, CULT, has gotten a lot of attention and we decided to catch up with some of the band’s members at their studio. MY ALBERTON: Hi guys! Tell us about your connection to Alberton? […]



  • Controversial pylons, get another extension

    Controversial pylons, get another extension – On the 30th of March, at a Council meeting which lasted well into the early hours of the morning, the Item proposing that Eskom be allowed to erect high-power pylons through the CBD of Alberton was profusely debated by the Democratic Alliance (DA) Councillors in Ekurhuleni.   I have […]


  • Man Down Movie Good or Bad

    We recently saw a review on the movie called Man Down starring Shia LaBeouf.  According to various online sites the movie only grossed 7 Pounds in the UK on opening day.  This is almost impossible to believe with stars like Shia LaBeouf and Gary Oldman.  These are some of the facts: Headline read ” Shia […]


  • High speed chase in Swartkoppies

    On our arrival a White Toyota Corrola fled the scene. Our units gave chase and several shots were fired at our Reaction officers. Our units returned fire and the suspects vehicle was disabled Cnr Penzance and Voortrekker. Source: CPS Facebook Page CPS Security Web Page



  • Lions beat Sharks 34-29

    Embed from Getty Images Lions beat Sharks 34-29 at Ellis Park Teams: Lions 1 – Jacques van Rooyen 2 – Malcolm Marx 3 – Ruan Dreyer 4 – Andries Ferreira 5 – Franco Mostert 6 –  Jaco Kriel 7 – Ruan Ackermann 8 – Warren Whiteley (captain) 9 – Faf de Klerk 10 – Elton Jantjies 11 – […]


  • Canal Opens a Path Between Fox and Main

    Canal Opens a Path Between Fox and Main – Human Intersection is a joint development initiated by Propertuity in collaboration with the City of Johannesburg. This urban thoroughfare is more than just a pathway – it is an inner city sculpture park. Each sculpture – crafted by renowned artist Kim Lieberman – is modelled after […]