Die jaarlikse fees in Komatipoort het gepoog om die hele gemeenskap oor drie dae verlede week te vermaak. Daar was, onder meer, puik kunstenaars op die verhoog elke aand, Moholoholo het mense oor roofvoëls en jagluiperds ingelig en daar was ook die jaalrikse piesangtroskompetisie onder plaaslike boere.
Nkomazi’s cleanest and greenest schools were rewarded for their projects to protect the environment at the Nkomazi Cleanest Schools Competition. The awards ceremony was held at Elangeni Lodge near Kamhlushwa last Thursday.
Learners spent the morning of May 24 with municipal officials in Malalane and Marloth Park to see what careers they’d be interested in and how the municipality works. Schoemansdal SAPS also hosted high school learners and invited stakeholders such as GRIP, Kobwa, the police forensic department and the Hawks to demonstrate their work.
The annual Portuguese Festa at the Lady of Fatima Catholic Church in Malalane featured delicious traditional Portuguese food and entertainment for the whole family. Crowds of people enjoyed the jolly celebrations together.
Netball, basketball, soccer and volleyball teams from across the municipality competed in the mayoral sport development tournament over the past few weeks. The winners of the various sporting codes and categories were rewarded with trophies and prize-money during a ceremony at Sivutsa Lodge in Tonga on Friday evening.
Laerskool Malelane’s interhouse atletics last Friday showcased the wonderful talent among the pupils. Several records were broken.
Klouter Kabouter se kleuters het die Kersverhaal op ‘n kostelike wyse uitgebeeld tydens hul jaarlikse konsert Vrydagaand.
Around 150 police officers stationed at SAPS stations across Nkomazi were invited to the first Tonga Cluster medal parade on November 15. They were awarded with ten and twenty year medals for dedicated service and other exceptional qualities.
Onderbergers het Saterdagaand in die snerpende koue by die Malelane Rugbyklub aan die CANSA Relay for Life deelgeneem. Spanlede het beurte gemaak om vir 12 uur lank om die rugbyveld te stap om die nimmereindigende stryd teen kanker voor te stel en fondse vir CANSA se verskeie projekte in te samel.
Die gr. 12’s van Komatipoort Akademie het hul skooljare Vrydagaand vaarwel toegeroep. Toeskouers kon die spoggerige voertuie en pragtige uitrustings tydens ‘n spesiale geleentheid voor die afskeid besigtig.
Locals were treated to a variety of entertaining acts when Circus Royale visited Komatipoort and Malalane last week. Acrobats, cats, dogs, horses, clowns, a magician and a trapeze artist had the audience cheering and laughing.