LiveWire is a service that enables Grassroot users to generate and issue alerts on events occurring in their community, and have those be automatically composed (after human review) and sent as press releases to news desks. All alerts are listed here, forming a news feed of ground-level activity in South Africa's marginalized communities.

#LiveWire Flash Alert: Community leaders arrested
14 Jun 2018

Alert description:

Community leaders arrested because a man believed to be one of Cremona's spies he opened a case saying they want to kill him. Angry community went to police station with them, they are asking to be arrested if they arrest the leaders.

Alert created by Phumlane, who is a member of a group that has taken action 7 times.

#LiveWire Flash Alert: service delivery pretest in Mzinyathi
14 Jun 2018

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Alert created by Majabu Majola, who is a member of a group that has taken action 5 times.

#LiveWire Flash Alert: RAILWAY BETWEEN EATONSIDE IS CLOSED DUE TO ELECTRIC AND WATER STRIKE AGAIN.
13 Jun 2018

Alert description:

Alert created by Mamaisa, who is a member of a group that has taken action 3 times.

#LiveWire Flash Alert: Shoprite staff transport set alight
07 Jun 2018

Alert description:

Ziphinkomo staff quantum caring Shoprite workers burning at Ivory Park next to Bophelong Pick n Pay Swazzi Inn, shoprite workers are fighting for increase.

Alert created by 0744527901 Nyoni, who is a member of a group that has taken action 94 times.

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#LiveWire Flash Alert: 3 PEOPLE CHARGED 16 YEARS IN PRISON FIGHTING FOR SERVICE DELIVERY AT BOIKETLONG SEBOKENG
07 Jun 2018

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Alert created by ANNONYMUS, who is a member of a group that has taken action 3 times.

#LiveWire Flash Alert: TRUCK FULL OF SAND AND BIG STONES IS POURED ON THE ROAD,DUE TO H20 STRIKE
06 Jun 2018

Alert description:

Sebokeng, Zone 7

Alert created by Mamaisa, who is a member of a group that has taken action 3 times.

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#LiveWire Flash Alert: SEBOKENG ZONE 7 STRIKE AGAIST ESKOM
03 Jun 2018

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Alert created by MAMAISA, who is a member of a group that has taken action 3 times.

#LiveWire Flash Alert: Evictions at alleged land grab site
25 May 2018

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Alert created by Katlego, who is a member of a group that has taken action 88 times.

#LiveWire Flash Alert: Happy Africa day
25 May 2018

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Alert created by Katlego, who is a member of a group that has taken action 27 times.

#LiveWire Flash Alert: Evictions an alleged land grab site
25 May 2018

Alert description:

People are being removed from their shacks by Metro Police in Tshepisong West, west of Joburg after the ward councilor insisted on it as it is believed to be private property.

Alert created by Phumlane, who is a member of a group that has taken action 7 times.