Tag: Atteridgeville

I remember the 22nd April 2009 National and Provincial Elections like it was yesterday. Having voted the previous day, I did not vote with the masses on the 22nd. However, I was fortunate enough to be afforded an opportunity to be present at a certain voting station in Atteridgeville, Pretoria and that opportunity brought forth […]

In 2009, an Indigenous Court pilot, was rolled out at the Atteridgeville Magistrate Court, where I was stationed. It was basically a trial for the use of indigenous languages for court cases and included everyone, right down to the Magistrate and Prosecutor. With Setswana, Sepedi and Sesotho being the predominantly used Indigenous languages in Pretoria, […]