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Ermelo Team participates in Emergency Open Day

Ermelo Team participates in Emergency Open Day

“We have come together as a municipality to educate and learn about ways in which we can all implement measures to minimise disasters in our homes and schools,” said Councillor Eva Makhabane in her opening remarks at the annual Emergency Open Day hosted by the Victor...

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WOF Bloemfontein indoor soccer team takes gold

WOF Bloemfontein indoor soccer team takes gold

Working on Fire’s Bloemfontein staff recently participated in the Action Sports indoor soccer and netball winter leagues as part of the staff’s teambuilding activities. The WOF soccer team managed to reach the final, a 15-minute contest to prove who was worthy of the...

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Firefighters receive free computer training

Firefighters receive free computer training

Eight firefighters from the Thurlow Team in KwaZulu-Natal attended a free computer course organised by the KwaZulu-Natal Social Development Practitioner, Hloniphile Ndlovu, at the Olwazini Discovery and Computer Centre in Pietermaritzburg. “I organised the computer...

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Bethlehem firefighter our future Bafana star

Bethlehem firefighter our future Bafana star

While many employed people look forward to heading home at the end of the day to curl up on the couch in front of the television, Tefo Mokoena prepares himself to attend soccer practice. He started playing soccer at the age of 10 and by age 17, was playing in the...

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Ex-Firefighter praises fire awareness unit

Ex-Firefighter praises fire awareness unit

Pusetso Noosi credits skills acquired as a fire awareness presenter for helping her to secure a sales representative job with one of the leading insurance companies in the country. Noosi, who was a firefighter at the Wedela Team, has exited the programme and will soon...

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Clarens Team donates vegetables to community

Clarens Team donates vegetables to community

The beautiful town of Clarens is surrounded by majestic mountains and is only a stone’s throw away from the Golden Gate National Park. The town boasts numerous museums, art galleries and fine restaurants for visitors to enjoy. But Clarens is also home to some of the...

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Ready for University studies

Ready for University studies

Anna Matlou has been accepted in the faculty of education at the University of Mpumalanga to study for a Bachelor of Education degree in Foundation Phase on a part-time basis next year. Matlou, a mother of two who joined the Orogramme in 2012 and works in the Ditholo...

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