Parolees in action

2018-06-29 06:00
People and parolees harvesting at Umzimkhulu.PHOTO: supplied

People and parolees harvesting at Umzimkhulu.PHOTO: supplied

Multimedia   ·   User Galleries   ·   News in Pictures Send us your pictures  ·  Send us your stories

RECENTLY, parolees and probationers at Umzimkhulu have joined the community of Gugwini village by harvesting beans at a local plantation under Chief Fodo. Department of Correctional Services Kokstad Head of Community Corrections Thandeka Kolobeni said Chief Fodo had asked the department to provide necessary help during harvest season.

“People must understand that the Department of Correctional Services has a responsibility in societies. We need societies to play an important role when we correct offenders. The department is happy to form part in community development,” said Kolobeni.

She asked people to be in the forefront during rehabilitation of offenders.

Community members and Department of Correctional Service staff also contributed in harvesting.

—Supplied

NEXT ON NEWS24X

Join the conversation!

24.com encourages commentary submitted via MyNews24. Contributions of 200 words or more will be considered for publication.

We reserve editorial discretion to decide what will be published.
Read our comments policy for guidelines on contributions.

Inside News24

 
/News
Traffic Alerts
Traffic

Jobs in Cape Town [change area]

Jobs in Western Cape region

HSE Manager

Cape Town
Tumaini Consulting
R550 000.00 - R650 000.00 Per Year

Reporting Accountant

Cape Town
Network Finance Professional / Prudential
R310 000.00 - R360 000.00 Per Year

IT Manager (contract)

Cape Town CBD
Communicate Cape Town IT
R330 000.00 - R458 000.00 Per Year

Property [change area]

There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.
 
English
Afrikaans
isiZulu

Hello 

Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.


Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.

Settings

Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.




Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.