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Pretoria raised One Million Rands in Aid of orphans and vulnerable children

Click on the image above and swipe left for more photos   Islamic Relief’s popular nasheed and comedy series - Evening of Inspiration that supports the empowerment and well-being of orphans and vulnerable children in South Africa took place at the Al Ghazali Hall in Erasmia on Satur...

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Police visit Laudium Shopping Centre as part of Crime Awareness and Gender Based Violence Campaign

  Members of Laudium SAPS, Social Crime Prevention and Communications, Victim Empowerment NPO Kopano Manyano as well as Sector Managers and Youth Desk visited the Laudium Shopping Centre on Wednesday as part of the Theft out of Motor Vehicle and Gender Based Violence Campaign. Motorists w...

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World Sight Day and Mental Health Day Celebrated in Laudium

  World Sight Day celebrated on Thursday 10th October 2019 is an annual event, which is always held on the second Thursday of October, aiming to draw attention to a range of issues surrounding blindness and visual impairment. It is seen as one of the most important communication and advocacy...

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Daya Chetty promoted to Deputy Chief Education Specialist

  Daya Chetty has been promoted to Deputy Chief Education Specialist (DCES) as Cluster leader (IDSO) in the Tshwane South District D4. This district has been the number 1 district in Gauteng and Number 2 in the country. According to quality pass rate the number 1 district in the country. He ...

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Fetus found in Laudium CBD dustbin

    A fetus has been found in a dustbin in the parking area of Laudium Square shopping  centre in Tangerine street, Laudium.    The gruesome discovery was made by a passerby shortly after 8:00 AM on Tuesday morning. Local police were immediately alerted.  ...

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First ICT research centre of its kind open at Laudium Secondary School

Click on the image above to view more photos   On Saturday, 5 October 2019, Laudium Secondary School officially opened the first ICT research centre of its kind at a school in Gauteng and possibly South Africa. The centre was sponsored by the LSS Class of 1973 which was spearheaded by Mr....

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Laudium cops nab second battery theft suspect

  A 35 year old man has been arrested by Laudium police after found in possession of a stolen car battery and implements used to break into motor vehicles.  Local cops were conducting a stop and search operation on Monday afternoon  when they noticed a suspicious male carrying...

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Prof Rashid Bhika Honoured at 3rd National Pharmacy Conference

Click on the image above to view more photos  The Pharmacy Council of South Africa awarded Prof Rashid Bhikha with "The Legacy Pharmacist Award" at the 3rd National Pharmacy Conference held in Sun City this weekend. Awarded to the Pharmacist, practicing or recently retired, wh...

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Suspected armed robber arrested following Erasmia robbery

Click on the image above and swipe left to view more photos    A suspected armed robber has been  apprehended by members of the public and handed over to local police following the robbery of a Van Dyk street, Erasmia resident.  The incident occurred shortly after midday...

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SA-UAE celebrate 25 years of diplomatic relations

Click on the image above to view more photos  United Arab Emirates’ Ambassador to South Africa Mahash Saeed Salem Mahash Alhameli and Minister of International Relations and Co-operation Dr Naledi Pandor at the 25-year celebrations of diplomatic relations, in Pretoria on Tuesday &nb...

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LOCAL COPS NABBED TAJ STREET BATTERY THIEF

    A 42 year old man has been arrested for theft from a motor vehicle in Laudium.  The incident occurred in Taj Street at appropriately 06:00 on Friday morning.  The owner of the vehicle saw a man in his yard carrying a motor vehicle battery. When confronted, the sus...

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High accident rate: Laudium and surrounds a real concern, says Abramjee

  Social Activist, Yusuf Abramjee, says the high accident rate in and around Laudium, Claudius, Erasmia, Sunderland Ridge and surrounds “is of major concern.” We are seeing crashes almost every day, especially on the R55 dual carriage way. “There appears to be little ...

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Motorists urged to be vigilant following incidents of boulders being thrown onto vehicles

Click on the image above and swipe left for more pictures...   Local motorists are being advised to remain vigilant and exercise caution when travelling on the N14 close to Diepsloot.  The warning follows numerous incidents of boulders being thrown off the R511 bridge onto passing...

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High Tea for Leukemia Warrior Safura Ismail Saint

Click on the image above and swipe left for more pictures...   Once again the community has come together in support of Leukemia Warrior Safura Ismail Saint.   A high tea hosted on the 26 September at the River Runs Thru outside Laudium was a huge success. Guests were treated to...

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Say NO to Women and Child Abuse

Click on the image above and swipe left for more pictures...   Residents of Itireleng gathered at the Laudium Sports Stadium on Heritage Day, September 24 in solidarity for 'no violence against Women and Children'. The Laudium Business Forum, Laudium CPF, Laudium Police, Counci...

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Cops nab Sunderland Ridge armed robbery suspect

  A Mooiplaas resident has been arrested and three stolen firearms seized following an armed robbery at a Sunderland Ridge business.  The 22 year old suspect was taken into custody on Wednesday after intense intelligence driven investigations into the robbery in which nine firearms w...

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Motorists urged to be vigilant following numerous robberies

  Local motorists are being advised to be vigilant following numerous robberies on Quagga road between Pretoria West and Erasmia.  In the latest incident, a motorist travelling on Quagga road in Pretoria West was pulled over by an unmarked white VW Polo Vivo. The occupants of the veh...

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A life-changing event by The Faded Throne

Click on the image above and swipe left for more pictures... On Saturday, 14th September, many women were given the opportunity to learn how to take back control of their lives! The Faded Throne hosted its first official event which aimed to empower women in situations that are life-threatenin...

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Senior Citizens: Awareness & Education on all things Health

Click on the image above and swipe left for more pictures... On Saturday, 14 September 2019, health professionals from the “Medical Suites on 18th” in Laudium, participated in a group activity with the Senior Citizens (kokni). The event took place at the Memon Foundation Hall, Laudium...

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Passenger seriously injured in Erasmia crash

  One person has been seriously injured after being involved in a motor vehicle crash on the M26 road in Erasmia.  The incident occurred shortly before 19:00 on Sunday evening.  The driver of the vehicle attempted to flee the scene but was apprehended by members of the commun...

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