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URGENT CALL TO THE COMMUNITY: ADHERE STRICTLY TO SOCIAL DISTANCING AT ESPECIALLY FUNERALS AND PLACES OF WORSHIP

  An urgent call has been made on the community to take all the precautions to curb the spread of Covid19 - at especially funerals and places of worship. Local doctors say it appears that several infections were picked up at these gatherings. “We appeal to the community to adhere...

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Raksha Bandhan - a symbol of the special bond between brother and sister

  Pictured: A special bond - Siblings Krisha (left) and Prashiv Radia of Laudium The festival of Raksha Bandhan falls on Purnima of Shravan Month. Raksha Bandhan is a symbol of the special bond between brother and sister. It is the only festival which makes all social relations strong in ...

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Eid ul Adha 1441/2020 Times and Venues Pretoria

  Prepared by Laudium Today 0798021142 Please follow Guidelines of the various Masaajid/Musallahs Masjid A'isha(31 July & 1st August)  Lecture 6:40 Salaah 7:00 Masjid Al-Haq - Entrance of Laudium (31 July) 4 Jamaats Salaah 7:15 Salaah 7:30 Salaah 7:45 Salaah 8...

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Laudium SAPS closed for decontamination

The Laudium Police Station, west of Tshwane will be temporarily closed for decontamination due to a Covid-19 related incident. This is the third time this month that the station had to close for decontamination. The temporary SAPS service center will be set up at the Laudium Civic on the corner...

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Two suspects shot dead after Church Robbery

  An attendee at a Church shot and killed two robbers after three suspects entered a Church in Escort Avenue, Wierdapark. CERT and other security companies were alerted around midday on Sunday. The Pastor sustained minor injuries after being hit on the head by one the robbers and a 15 ...

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Huge outpouring of grief for 'legendary' Afrikaans teacher who died suddenly

Picture 2 : Brothers Yusuf (left) and Haroon Abramjee with Late Bobby and son Pradesh Singh (right). Click on the above picture and swipe left Mr Narrian Singh (76), fondly known as Bobby Singh, took ill in May and was “recovering well” said a family member. Singh was k...

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Covid-19 claims life of School Staff Member

  An administrative staff member, Anita Moonlal of Omar H.S Ebrahim Primary School in Lotus Gardens passed on yesterday Wednesday, 22 after contracting Covid-19. Anita retired in January this year, however was called back to the school to assist for the next few months.  The sch...

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Tshwane Administrator condemns appalling behaviour by protesting Municipal Workers

  Tshwane Head Administrator Mpho Nawa has strongly condemned the appalling behaviour by protesting SAMWU members who damaged the municipality's Head Office - Tshwane House, emptied the wheelie bins and trashed the CBD streets with litter earlier today in their quest for a wage increas...

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Shacks destroyed in Laudium blaze

  Two shacks and a bakkie have been destroyed during a blaze at a Jacinth street residence. Members of Laudium Disaster Management and PAJ Community Patrollers responded to the incident shortly after 2:40 PM on Tuesday afternoon.  On arrival, LDM members speedily extinguished the ...

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Three killed in Erasmia crash

  Three people have been killed in a motor vehicle crash on the M26 road outside Erasmia.  The crash occurred shortly after 17:30 on Saturday afternoon.  According to Safe-T-Med Africa spokesman, Vivek Bhima, members of Laudium Disaster Management, Safe-T-Med Africa and Netca...

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Laudium SAPS temporary closed due to members tested positive for Covid19

  The community of Laudium and surrounds are advised that the police station on Grey Street has been temporary closed for decontamination after two of its members were tested positive for Covid19. The Laudium Civic Centre will be used in the mean time at the corner of 6th Avenue and Tange...

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Riaad Moosa’s Life Begins on Netflix

Anxiety? Fatigue? Stress? Heavy chest? These could all be signs of withdrawal symptoms from life ‘pre-COVID’. It turns out that there is a cure for this hollow feeling in our chests - a healthy dose of laughter – straight up! - with Riaad Moosa’s latest comedy special, ...

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UAE stem cell treatment for COVID-19 reaches over 2000 patients

  Abu Dhabi, June 25 – The Abu Dhabi Stem Cell Centre (ADSCC) has now treated more than 2000 patients suffering from COVID-19, with 1200 already fully recovered from the effects of the virus. ADSCC announced today that it had succeeded in ramping up the number of treatments from the...

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Tributes pour in for Laudium’s beloved Principal after he sadly passed away leaving the community devastated

    Tributes, condolences and prayers have been pouring in after the death of the beloved principal of Tshwane Muslim School. There were broken hearts all over social media after Sir Mohammed Iqbal Areff (67) sadly passed away in the early hours of Friday morning. “It t...

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Four flee in Laudium cross pavement robbery

  Four robbers escaped with an undisclosed amount of money following what police were referring to as a “cross pavement robbery” on Friday in Laudium. The incident happened shortly after 10:00 on Tangerine Street.  According to reports, a security guard collected money...

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Lapa goes up in flames in Erasmia

A lapa burnt to the ground at a house in Senorita Street, Erasmia on Wednesday evening. Laudium Disaster Management received a call shortly after 11pm and members were dispatched to the scene and the fire department was informed. Upon their arrival, volunteers from LDM with the help of me...

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Two killed in head on collision in Erasmia

  Two people died and two sustained injuries after a head on collision involving a Ford Ranger and a Toyota Conquest on the M26 opposite Caltex in Erasmia. Emergency service were called to scene around 3pm on Saturday afternoon. Two passengers of the Toyota Conquest were fatally wounde...

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“Don’t stop doing charity”

  The Tamil Federation of Gauteng North Region, it's affiliates LTA, PTL, KTI, LGTA and other Temple organizations like SMAT and Kaliamman Temple Jacinth Street initiated a program called Anadhanam ( blessed food) by preparing Cooked meals daily since the 14th May 2020. These meals are p...

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Laudium Copper Cable Thief handed 4 year sentence

  29 year old Jabulane Moeza was handed a four year sentence in the Atteridgeville Magistrate Court last Thursday 28 May 2020 after he was charged with theft of copper cable. The convicted Jabulane was caught on the premises of Laudium Reservoir earlier this year after Laudium Police rece...

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Eldo Glen resident arrested for attempted sale of alleged stolen vehicles.

  An Eldo Glen resident has been arrested after allegedly attempting to sell a stolen vehicle to an Eldo Glen businessman.  The suspect was arrested at his residence on Friday night by police officers stationed at Wonderboompoort SAPS.  According to report...

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