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Solomon Mahlangu tombstone unveiled in Mamelodi

JOHANNESBURG, July 10  – A newly renovated tombstone of the revered former uMkhonto weSizwe (MK) combatant Solomon Kalushi Mahlangu was unveiled by the National Youth Development Agency (NYDA) in Mamelodi, east of Pretoria, on Tuesday. This year marks the 39th anniversary of the execution by hanging of Mahlangu, a trained combatant of the African National Congress’s (ANC) […]

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Metrorail trains disrupted by Mamelodi community unrest

PRETORIA, June 25 – Metrorail said that its train service for the Monday morning peak was disrupted between Eerste Fabrieke-Pienaarspoort stations in Mamelodi due to violent community protests. “The community is allegedly protesting  for municipality service delivery issues  and have resorted to blocking the railway tracks between Mamelodi Gardens and Pienaarspoort stations, making it impossible […]