Emfuleni News

Tears run at OR Tambo Games 2014

Isak Steyl Stadium - Modubi Morake, a soccer player for ELM, working at the waste department wept uncontrollably after Emfuleni Local Municipality soccer team was knocked out by Merafong Local Municipality team in the quarter finals of the men' soccer finals during the O.R. Tambo games recently. Emotions were very high and the game was tense because Emfuleni had earlier beaten the same team 3-0 in the early stages of the competition.

The Vaal icon struggle Mother Theresa celebrates her 54 birthday

A house was built for Theresa Ramashamole, the only woman sentenced to the gallows, in celebration of her resilience and gallant fight against apartheid system, by Emfuleni Local Municipality. The two-bedroom house was built by Wami Nhlapo the constructor, in honouring the role played by Theresa, one of the Sharpeville Six.

The Sharpeville six got arrested for their role in the death of the late deputy mayor under the notorious Black Local Authorities.

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