Mehreen Cassimjee: A Positive Light In Our Dark

Mehreen Mia Cassimjee, CEO and founder of The M. E. A Company, and director of Helping Hands:Building Communities, has reached out to any and all needing advice, guidance, awareness campaigns and more, to help educate and assist in fighting the COVID-19 pandemic.  Mehreen Mia Cassimjee, CEO and founder of The M. E. A Company, and …

Christmas In March For Austerville Kids

With schools and nurseries being closed, and lockdown now in effect, parents are faced with the daunting prospect of keeping their kids entertained for hours on end.On Wednesday 25 March Joan James from the ‘Faith Healing’ congregation at Blue Roof, broke this monotony by assembling a few kids at the k1 centre for treats, song …

Sponsorship-World Martial Arts Championships 2020: Devante Nero

Good day everyone in the midst of the violence and negativity in the South Durban Basin township of Wentworth, a glimmer of light shines yet again with the talent of the youth in the area. There is a new karate kid on the block and his name is Devante Nero. This young man stands head …

Rashida: An Extraordinary Woman Who Embodied Love And Generosity

Rashida Adams of The Adams Family Store in Austerville, left her family very peacefully, on Thursday March 6, at 1: 45 pm a few years after she was diagnosed with diabetes, an overactive thyroid and dementia.  It is plain to see that this great lady  left this world like she lived: gently and quietly, thinking …

Informal Settlements A Dilemma In Hime Street

In the past five or six years, there has been an emergence of an informal settlement in Hime Street which has now become a crisis and a  burden to the residents of Hime Street. Due to overcrowding, unemployment, housing shortage, migration from rural areas, and various other reasons, these informal settlements have been formed. Kim …

Local Job Seekers Up In Arms About Importation Of Migrant Labour In Construction

It has been alleged that some construction companies in the South Durban Basin have been importing and employing  foreign labour. Emotions are running high as employees are raising concerns about local industry hiring more foreign nationals than locals. Sometimes undocumented migrants are employed in a variety of sectors of the South African economy, and form …

Prayer Against The Coronavirus

On the 10th March, Jesus Christ Ministries International hosted a day of prayer against the coronavirus. Many of us are aware of the number infected by the coronavirus has increased to 13 in our country. However, many people remain fearful and some are still in a panic, Pastor Allistair Barclay decided to gather the community together …

A High Tea For Broken Women

Audrey Anderson, founder of; Women Of Walls, a prayer group for broken women, including men, held a high tea where women from far and wide were invited to converse about the different issues that they face as modern day God fearing women.The theme was; “LOVING ME”. This  is in recognition of a  broken woman who …