Secunda (South Africa)

Type: City
Name: Secunda (South Africa)
Country: South Africa
Latitude: -26.549999
Longitude: 29.17
population: 20,452
First reported Jul 18 2014 - Updated Jul 18 2014 - 1 reports

No more Biblical jokes in taverns for Evangelist Ralekgolela

However, Ralekgolela’s chosen genre of jokes was not what one would recommend because it was poking fun at the Bible. Back in the 1970s, Ralekgolela told Biblical jokes to other patrons at a tavern in Secunda, Mpumalanga, South Africa. Recalling those ... [Published Assist News Service - Jul 18 2014]
First reported Jul 18 2014 - Updated Jul 18 2014 - 1 reports

Company takes new hydraulic range to mine operations

British high-pressure hydraulic tools manufacturer Hi-Force has attended a series of roadshows to showcase some of its newly launched hydraulic solutions, as well as other mining-specific products, at various mining sites across Africa.These solutions ... [Published Mining Weekly - Jul 18 2014]
First reported Jul 17 2014 - Updated Jul 17 2014 - 1 reports

100 illegal miners arrested in Mpumalanga

Police have arrested more than 100 illegal miners in Evander, Mpumalanga.The illegal miners are foreign nationals from neighbouring countries - Lesotho, Zimbabwe and Mozambique.They are facing charges ranging from illegal mining, dealing in gild and being ... [Published SABC - Jul 17 2014]
First reported Jul 17 2014 - Updated Jul 17 2014 - 1 reports

COSATU Mandela Day Activities – Friday 18 July 2014

July 2014Members of the Congress of South African Trade Unions across the country will be doing their 67 minutes of community service tomorrow, Nelson Mandela Day.This is the first time we shall be doing this work without the presence of the one who inspired ... [Published Congress of South African Trade Unions - Jul 17 2014]
First reported Jul 10 2014 - Updated Jul 10 2014 - 1 reports

Project Aims to Bolster Model-Based Control

Goal is to automate and reduce maintenance costs while sustaining benefitsBy Valentijn de Leeuw, vice president, ARC Advisory GroupJul 09, 2014Last November, the European Union (EU) Autoprofit project held a workshop near Amsterdam for academia, users ... [Published Chemical Processing.com - Jul 10 2014]
First reported Jul 09 2014 - Updated Jul 09 2014 - 1 reports

Peermont to open casino and develop existing properties

New facilities will include a casino resort for Burgersfort, Limpopo Province, currently under construction and expected to be completed in April 2015. Also in Limpopo, the Khoroni Hotel, Casino and Conventon Resort in Thohoyandou is upgrading its hotel ... [Published Conference & Incentive Travel Magazine - Jul 09 2014]
First reported Jul 06 2014 - Updated Jul 07 2014 - 1 reports

Sasol to investigate GTL plant for Moz

South Africa’s gas-to-liquid (GTL) fuel and energy producerSasol has agreed with Mozambican authorities to undertake an exploratory studyinto building a GTL plant in the country, to be fed from the vast gas depositsdiscovered in the offshore Rovuma gas ... [Published TNT News - Jul 06 2014]
First reported Jul 06 2014 - Updated Jul 06 2014 - 1 reports

Watch Mandela: Long Walk To Freedom for free

ll be screened for free on 18 July. Still of Idris Elba and Naomie Harris in Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom Picture: Keith Bernstein The Weinstein CompanyVideovision Entertainment, The Nelson Mandela Foundation and Ster Kinekor have teamed up to celebrate ... [Published Sunday World South Africa - Jul 06 2014]
First reported Jun 30 2014 - Updated Jul 01 2014 - 1 reports

Mozambique, Tanzania in hydrocarbons deal

Mozambique and Tanzania have agreed to cooperate in the exchange of technical data, reports and other relevant information on the hydrocarbons sector, the local media reported on Monday.State-run daily newspaper Noticias reported that that the agreement ... [Published StarAfrica.com - Jun 30 2014]
First reported Jun 27 2014 - Updated Jun 27 2014 - 1 reports

Municipal consumers paying for ‘lost’ electricity

And the situation is continuing.That amounts to payments of R15.4bn to Eskom that has to be recovered from tariffs without any value exchange. Paying consumers have to pay for the electricity they use as well as the electricity lost.A staggering 22m MWh ... [Published Citizen.co.za - Jun 27 2014]
First reported Jun 19 2014 - Updated Jun 19 2014 - 1 reports

Call for clamp down on bogus initiation schools

FRANCE NYAKAThe Mpumalanga House of Traditional Leaders says it will continue clamping down on illegitimate initiation school practitioners in the province, in a quest to curb the spate of initiation-related deaths tarnishing the integrity of the rit ... [Published The New Age Online - Jun 19 2014]
First reported Jun 18 2014 - Updated Jun 18 2014 - 1 reports

South Africa: The Environmental Legacy of Mining On the Mpumalanga Highveld

The pungent smell of burning coal as one flies over mining plants and power stations in close proximity to each other on the Mpumalanga Highveld area is testimony to the dangerous effects these industries have had on the people who live in nearby communities. ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jun 18 2014]

Quotes

"Hi-Force Hydraulics South Africa caters predominantly to the mining, construction and engineering industries throughout Southern Africa and neighbouring markets. Our experienced Hi-Force Hydraulics South Africa team is proud to be a part of one of the fastest-growing Hi-Force operations in the world, which offers customers decades of experience in the manufacture of hydraulic tools and solutions" she concludes
Sasol’s court action may end up in the Constitutional Court, as what is at stake is section 24 of the constitution which states that, "(e)veryone has the right to an environment which is not harmful to their health or well-being; and to have the environment protected for the benefit of present and future generations through reasonable legislative and other measures that: prevent pollution and ecological degradation, promote conservation, secure ecologically sustainable development and use of natural resources, while promoting justifiable economic and social development."
...you on Nelson Mandela Day, which was inspired by Mandela himself at his 90th birthday celebration in London's Hyde Park in 2008, when he said: "It is time for new hands to lift the burdens. It is in your hands now."
As a more competitive market developed, more infrastructure would be built. "We want the industry to move into a more competitive environment, " he said

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No more Biblical jokes in taverns for Evangelis... [Published Assist News Service - Jul 18 2014]
Company takes new hydraulic range to mine opera... [Published Mining Weekly - Jul 18 2014]
100 illegal miners arrested in Mpumalanga [Published SABC - Jul 17 2014]
COSATU Mandela Day Activities – Friday 18 July ... [Published Congress of South African Trade Unions - Jul 17 2014]
Project Aims to Bolster Model-Based Control [Published Chemical Processing.com - Jul 10 2014]
Peermont to open casino and develop existing pr... [Published Conference & Incentive Travel Magazine - Jul 09 2014]
Fluor expands operations in Mozambique [NEW] [Published Club of Mozambique - Jul 09 2014]
Sasol bid a pollution threat [Published Cape Times - Jul 08 2014]
“Safety First” – but how do you know? [Published SHEQ Africa - Jul 07 2014]
Watch Mandela: Long Walk To Freedom for free [Published Sunday World South Africa - Jul 06 2014]
Sasol to investigate GTL plant for Moz [Published TNT News - Jul 06 2014]
Free screening of Long walk to Freedom on Mande... [Published SAnews.gov.za - Jul 04 2014]
Potential gas-to-liquids string added to exciti... [Published Engineering News - Jul 03 2014]
July by-elections, in numbers [Published Daily Maverick - Jul 03 2014]
Mozambique, Tanzania in hydrocarbons deal [Published StarAfrica.com - Jun 30 2014]
Sasol makes education connections with South Af... [Published Adlip - Jun 27 2014]
Municipal consumers paying for ‘lost’ electricity [Published Citizen.co.za - Jun 27 2014]
Sasol Gas says competition is welcome [Published BDlive - Jun 26 2014]
Fourth SA High School Champs wide open [Published Noodls - Jun 25 2014]
Competition Commission to assess competition in... [Published Polity.org.za - Jun 20 2014]
Power stations are deadly, internal report reveals [Published Mail & Guardian Online - Jun 19 2014]
Call for clamp down on bogus initiation schools [Published The New Age Online - Jun 19 2014]
South Africa: The Environmental Legacy of Minin... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jun 18 2014]
South Africa petrochemicals market struggling w... [Published PR inside - Jun 18 2014]
CER: Statement by the Centre for Environmental ... [Published Polity.org.za - Jun 17 2014]
Best broadband areas in South Africa [Published MyGaming - Jun 17 2014]
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