Extreme Weather Making Travel Hazardous
Extreme Weather Making Travel
Mon, 14/10/2013 - 8:22pm
Police request members of the public delay their travel in
the South Wairarapa until the extreme weather passes. Those
who elect to drive need to take extreme caution due to the
high winds and debris on the road. Several trees have been
blown down and are creating a number of significant driving
hazards around the
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South Africa: Death Of Nelson Mandela
South African President Jacob Zuma:
Our beloved Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela, the founding President of our democratic nation has departed. He passed on peacefully in the company of his family around 20h50 on the 5th of December 2013.
He is now resting. He is now at peace.
Our nation has lost its greatest son. Our people have lost a father. Although we knew that this day would come, nothing can diminish our sense of a profound and enduring loss.
His tireless struggle for freedom earned him the respect of the world. His humility, his compassion, and his humanity earned him their love. Our thoughts and prayers are with the Mandela family. To them we owe a debt of gratitude.
They have sacrificed much and endured much so that our people could be free. More>>