Former rugby greats focus on school development

Former rugby greats focus on school development: After successful careers playing for the Springboks and provincially, players like John Smit, Braam van Straaten, Dick Muir, Marius Hurter, Jacques Botes and Hentie Maartens have returned their attention to the rugby field to offer up the knowledge, that took them years to build, to school players at coaches. Together with their friends, teammates and contacts within the industry, they form The Investec International Rugby Academy, a high-performance training initiative that aims to grow the … [Read more...]

Former ANC branch chair gunned down while delivering food to KZN school

Durban in the News: Former ANC branch chair gunned down while delivering food to KZN school: An ANC activist and former branch chairperson has been shot dead in Camperdown, in the KwaZulu-Natal Midlands. Click HERE to submit your Durban and Kwa-Zulu Natal news. … [Read more...]

Nkanyezi Primary School pupils take first place in new reading club competition

Nkanyezi Primary School pupils take first place in new reading club competition: From left to right. Bonisani Mahlinza-uThukela, Ms Shabalala-uThukela DBE District Official and Ms Z Nzuza- uThukela DBE District official Masiza Photo: Nal’ibali Overjoyed at their unexpected success, the ten young pupils who make up Nkanyezi Primary School’s first-ever reading club, Siyafunda, happily accepted the shield announcing their first-place win at the Story Powered Schools interschool-reading-club competition at the Ekuvukeni Community Hall in … [Read more...]

Foresyte Shows & Langley Equestrian Centre creates play area for local school

Foresyte Shows & Langley Equestrian Centre creates play area for local school: The fourth term has got off to a great start for the Grade R pupils attending Umthombomuhle School in the Hammarsdale area, after the establishment of an interactive play area on site, provided by funds raised by the Foresyte Shows & Langley Equestrian Centre. The handover, which took place on Tuesday 24 October, was attended by a number of sponsors involved in the generous donation. “Foresyte Shows & Langley Equestrian Centre, along with a number of … [Read more...]