North West

NWU partially lifts suspension of student who protested against LGBT orientation presentation

North-West University (NWU), Potchefstroom has partially lifted its controversial suspension of Shaun Christie, a final-year law student, for disrupting a LGBTQIA+ presentation to first year students at a university orientation event last Tuesday. NWU’s back-pedalling on its initial harsh response to Christie’s protest, which sparked a mass student walkout from […]

UPDATED: Senior NWU student suspended for disrupting LGBTQIA+ presentation to first years

Shaun Christie, a final year law student at North-West Univeristy, Potchefstroom, has been suspended by university authoriries for disrupting a LGBTQIA+ presentation during an orientation session for first year students on Tuesday. In a video clip [see below] of Shaun speaking in front of the university he says he had responded […]

Evangelist inspired to prayer walk through Nelson Mandela Bay ahead of next year’s citywide crusade

Pastor Jimmy Davis, who led the Jesus Citywide Crusade in Nelson Mandela Bay (NMB) in September says he is inspired to prayer walk through all 60 wards of the metropole in preparation for next year’s evangelism campaign. He said the idea was sparked by reading the book Walking the Walk […]

Warm thank you from SA Friends of Israel brings winter comfort to communities

The South African Friends of Israel (SAFI) has been partnering with certain churches to bring warmth in winter to needy Gauteng communities through its “Blankets for Hope” blanket drive. Elderly people in Booysens and children in Eldorado Park were the most recent recipients of blankets provided by a generous sponsor […]