Letters

ANC responds to DA allegations

Despite widespread advertising and social media attention, not more than 120 people participated, with a significant number of those people being SAPS members, media representatives and curious bystanders.

Why were advertised Umdoni Municipality posts frozen?

I suppose that the signing of performance agreement forms is just for following protocol and procedures, but when a crisis does arise, the implementation processes just disappear like magic.

Keep your dogs on a lead

We would like to reiterate that dogs are more than welcome, but it would be appreciated if they could be kept on a lead for the safety of all visitors, not to mention the resident wildlife.

Hospice robbed one too many times

Thieves have targeted their offices in Umkomaas three times in one week – stealing the copper pipes. That left us without water and we were not able to use our toilets.

Well done Sezela Women’s Circle

I hope the excellent work done by the Sezela Women’s Circle will be an inspiration to others so that they too can host charitable events.

Long wait at Umzinto Clinic irks patients

It is time the KZN Premier, Willies Mchunu, and Ugu’s mayor Chiliza came to Umzinto to see for themselves the service provided by Ugu, and how rotten Umzinto looks with no services provided by Umdoni.

Times they are a changing

We are also in need of volunteers to work at our shop in Scottburgh, so if you feel you want to get involved but are not up to facing the heartache, then the shop is the place to do your bit to help the voiceless.

Tribute to Beverly Irene Subramoney

Irene had a passion for knitting, crocheting, arranging flowers. She will forever be remembered for her infectious smile and her love for Jesus, and her reprimanding, because she always wanted to do what was right.

Corruption appears to be instinctive in South Africa

How and when will we see corruption stamped out? Will we ever see that day? In many cases, theft and bribery are running into thousands or millions of rand. This was never the case in South Africa in the past. Dishonesty is rife among government officials, and it seems, there is no-one at the top to monitor anyone.

The best holiday

We then stopped at the Pick ‘n Pay for drinks and mother’s mandatory bottle of red wine, and off we went. Excitement levels went up as we got onto the bumpy dirt road. It’s a challenging drive and feels like a rollercoaster-ride.
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