Floods warning issued for Mpumalanga

Mbombela – Mpumalanga residents have been warned to expect more heavy rainfall this week and possibly flooding and severe thunderstorms. The provincial Co-operative Governance and Traditional Affairs Department issued the warning on Thursday. “The heavy rains could result in severe thunderstorms with a combination of… strong winds, lightning and localised flash flooding over parts of … Continue reading “Floods warning issued for Mpumalanga”

Mpumalanga to spend millions on schools

By Cobus Coetzee Mbombela – Mpumalanga’s Education Department plans to spend more money on fewer school infrastructure projects this year. Last year, the department spent R620 million on 255 projects. This year, R692 million will be spent on 178 projects, including construction, upgrading and maintenance. “These are the number of projects we will deal with … Continue reading “Mpumalanga to spend millions on schools”

“Struggling with studies, dial-a-tutor”- MP education

Pretoria – With 24 days left before the start of 2011 National Senior Certificate (NSC) exams, the Mpumalanga Education Department is encouraging learners to take advantage of the dial-a-tutor programme should they experience challenges in their studies. The programme, which started on 1 June 2011, is one of the progressive initiatives by the department to … Continue reading ““Struggling with studies, dial-a-tutor”- MP education”