Welkom City Stad Facebook Page officially started on 1 Sep 2015.
On this page and website, we focus more on present-day happenings in and around The City Of Welkom and also take a look back and some events & photos of our unique City. The Idea of the Facebook Page and the website is to share info and to promote The City Of Welkom its people and business.
We also post National and International news & Events that are of importance to us all.
The News we source is from Vista, Media News, OFM and other News/weather Sites. Members can also take part and send news, traffic,videos, photos and other info to us via EMail:
You can also send us information on Welkom City Stad Facebook Page Inbox or on WhatsApp to 082 056 5859.
We will always credit YOU as the Source.
Our Admin staff ( volunteers) are from Welkom and Mangaung.
We are in contact with the journalists from OFM News (we have a corresponded at OFM), Vista & Media News (on a daily basis) to verify News that comes into our PAGE.
We want our fair City’s voice to be heard by sending news that comes from our members to these news agencies too.
Government info comes from Matjhabeng, ESKOM and Political Parties (spokespersons). We have their emails and cell numbers to send your complaints and or request or questions.
ASLO NOTE: Welkom City Stad and Circle City Info will post in English and Afrikaans as we get it from the sources.
We try to update info on this website and Facebook Page when we can so as to inform everyone. If we do not have the answer to your question we’ll forward your request to the relevant people.
Knowledge is Power.
We are not out to only point the finger at a problem but to also praise good work done.
We do not try to sensationalize any story or info but just report the fact as stated.
We DO want members to take part (freely) but in an orderly/respectful manner.
Welkom is still South Africa’s Youngest City and the most Unique Pre planned City in South Africa.
We are not shy about our City so…Be Happy Be Proud & Love Your City