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Commit to a Positive Wave

Liberty is pleased to collaborate with surfing legend and leadership expert Shaun Tomson to present a series of school talks in major city centers across South Africa.

Carter pupil leaves for Thailand

Carter High School scholar, Sumanth S. Bramdutt was chosen amongst the top eight candidates in the country to participate in a 10-month International Exchange Programme.

Run for Community Chests

The Community Chests of Durban and Pietermaritzburg are one of the Comrades Marathon Official Charities for 2017 and are allowed to raise funds through the Comrades Marathon.

Residents march on “house” brothel

Scottsville Extension residents have formed a petition against the operation of an alleged brothel from a home in the area.

City residents to join protest

Pietermaritzburg’s Active Citizens’ Movement (ACM) will go ahead with its planned protest on Friday for what it describes as the “reckless shuffling of cabinet” by President Jacob Zuma which triggered a financial and economic crisis for the country after rating’s agency S&P downgraded South Africa’s credit rating to “junk “status”.

Thornville Mapstone murder

Investigations into the murder of Thornville farmer Edwin Mapstone and the attack on his wife Jean, during the early hours of Friday morning at their Glower O’er Farm continue.

Getting in touch with nature

The Grade 7 Merchiston Preparatory School boys thoroughly enjoyed being in touch with nature and participating in all the team building activities on tour recently.