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Overseas deployment a life time opportunity

Overseas deployment a life time opportunity

25 year old Alcinah Mkonto from the Mdala base in Mpumalanga said that her international deployment to Canada last year has really helped her break the spine of poverty in her family. “We are a family of eight and living in a tiny house. I couldn’t build extra rooms...

Team rescues fish from dry dam

Team rescues fish from dry dam

The Dewetsdorp Team in the Free State rescued fish that were on the verge of dying in the Jimmy Roos Dam as a result of lowering water levels in the dam. Hundreds of fish in the dam had already died and a few were still alive but with the extremely high temperatures...

Accept whatever life throws at you

Accept whatever life throws at you

Learn to accept everything that life throws at you. These are the words of Nohlelo Ntlatywa a store person from Port St Johns Team in the Eastern Cape. 31 year old Ntlatywa was born with no disabilities but at the age of 6 that changed.  “I was playing with my friend...

Participant aims to run faster and faster

Participant aims to run faster and faster

Nomaphelo Mgayi, a runner, is determined to represent her province in one of the major marathons in the country and the world in the near future. The 23-Year-old Mgayi is a firefighter at the Hogsback Team in the Eastern Cape who has been running locally since 2010...

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17 years of Successful Partnerships

The Working on Fire (WOF) programme, funded by the Department of Environment, Forestry, and Fisheries, will be reaching a milestone of having been in existence for 17 years during the month of September.

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