Miss March 2021, Daylin Carey Fynn

Our Miss March 2021 is teaching assistant, Daylin Carey Fynn. This captivating young lady is the embodiment of Theia, who was the Titan goddess of shining and light, associated with all that glimmers. She endowed gold, silver, other metals, and gems with their radiance and intrinsic value. In fact, Pindar’s odes described Theia as the …

Illegal Parking Of Trucks Bound For Engen A Thorn In The Proverbial Flesh Of Merebank And Wentworth Residents

The illegal parking of trucks on the vacant piece of land at the corner of Basil February (Duranta Rd), and Lansdowne Road, including Tara Road has become a thorn in the proverbial flesh of the Merebank and Wentworth residents. While it may not seem that off-road driving has negative impacts on the environment, especially on …

Women Of Woodstock Canvass For Support For the Patriotic Alliance

”If you educate a man, you educate an individual. If you educate a woman, you educate a nation”- African Proverb More and more women of Wentworth are becoming aware of their political standing. As they gain information and have experience in their daily vocations and in their efforts for community betterment they are convinced, as …

Basil February: First Coloured MK Cadre To Lose His Life In The Struggle For Liberation.

Basil February the son of a clerk and midwife, was born in District Six in 1944. His family moved around several times, living  in places like Elsies River, Saldanha Bay and Stompeus Bay before eventually settling back in District six. As a result, February started his primary school education at St Andrews primary school in …

The South Durban Community Environmental Alliance Celebrates 25 years

The South Durban Community Environmental Alliance (SDCEA) celebrates a milestone of 25 years of existence. Desmond D’Sa, Coordinator of the environmental justice organization South Durban Community Environmental Alliance (SDCEA), and recipient of the Goldman Environmental Prize for Outstanding Environmental Achievement in Africa stated;” At a time when the enormity of the work we have done …

Austerville Police And Councilor Address Mysterious Burglaries in Alabama/Jonas Roads

Sometimes, a burglary can take place in your home without actually looking like a burglary at all. More often than not, burglars will break into a property subtly, so as not to attract the attention of passers-by or law enforcement. These types of burglaries can often be very tricky to prove. From December 2020 there …

Engen Turns Down Proposed Meeting concerning hair raising concerns of ongoing unresolved issues affecting the Wentworth Community

Towards  A United Front Greetings Community of South Durban Basin. As with our last information sharing message we committed to keeping our community informed. The Parliamentary Portfolio Committee on Environmental Affairs, Fishery, and forestry visited the Refinery on Friday 5th February 2021. Engen refused to let representatives of Block 10 into the meeting. They cited …