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Domestic violence, rape & ritual killings plague Vhembe

August 16, 2017

LIMPOPO – Despite several campaigns and pleas by the residents, cases of domestic violence in the Vhembe district are on the increase.

Thirsty Vhembe villagers get fresh water

August 4, 2017
News   OurHealth  

LIMPOPO – As water supply continues to be a challenge for most residents of rural Vhembe, the district municipality has spent R8-million on two water tankers and six cranes for the area.

Rural granny shares her healthy life secrets

August 2, 2017
News   OurHealth  

LIMPOPO – Taking her medication correctly, regular exercise and healthy eating are the secrets to a good life according to Meriam Makhaya (70).

Domestic violence victim’s family fear for their lives

July 11, 2017
News   OurHealth  

LIMPOPO – The family of a young woman – allegedly murdered by her boyfriend of only a few months ago – believe police have failed them, and now their lives too are in danger.

Rural grannies are fighting old age through football

July 5, 2017
OurHealth   Rural Health  

LIMPOPO – Twice a week a group of 28 grannies gathers at the Tshifulanani Stadium, outside of Thohoyandou, to exercise and play football.

After 18 years, disabled man finally mobile

June 30, 2017
Disability   OurHealth  

LIMPOPO – Malili Neluonde (21) of Tswinga village, outside of Thohoyandou, who was born unable to walk, was recently given his very first wheelchair.

‘Speak-up and walk away’ says domestic abuse survivor

June 23, 2017

LIMPOPO – After her closest friend was murdered by her lover in an act of domestic violence, Rinae Sengani (31) has decided to break the silence by sharing her own story in an effort to encourage women in similar situations.