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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...

Keep on knocking on doors!!

Keep on knocking on doors!!

26 year old Thulasizwe Mthembu is a former Working on Fire participant from the Manzingwenya base in KwaZulu-Natal, who was recently employed at the Mseleni Hospital as a General Order in the waste section. “I joined WoF in 2014. I was very excited to land the job, I...

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