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Man shoots daughter, girlfriend and niece

2020-07-09 05:49:56

A man on the run from police after allegedly shooting and wounding his 16 year old daughter who had just laid rape charge against him has shot and killed two ...View Article

NW Scopa investigates COVID-19 wasteful expenditure

2020-07-07 02:08:33

The North West Provincial Legislature Standing Committee on Provincial Public Accounts (SCOPA) is investigating irregular expenditure of COVID-19 relief funds ...View Article

North West MEC Gordon Kegakilwe dies of COVID-pneumonia

2020-07-08 07:53:17

North West MEC for Cooperative Governance, Human Settlement and Traditional Affairs, Mothibedi Gordon Kegakilwe has died due to COVID-19 complications. This w ...View Article

Tributes pour in for fallen legends

2020-07-07 12:53:13

Tributes continue to pour in for prominent South Africans who died over the weekend including veteran actress Mary Twala and legendary playwright Welcome Msom ...View Article

Cell C retrenchment- Union celebrates ‘temporary victory’

2020-07-08 03:23:57

The Information Communication Technology Union (ICTU) has declared what it calls temporary victory in its bid to halt retrenchments at mobile network provider ...View Article

School torched ahead of learners’ return

2020-07-04 04:36:18

The North West Education Department has condemned the burning of three classrooms earmarked to accommodate returning grades 6 and 11 learners at Ramaine-A- Ph ...View Article

Motshekga: Only Grade R, 6 and 11 will return to school on Monday

2020-07-03 05:15:53

The Department of Basic Education has announced that the second group to be phased in will be grade R, 6 and 11 learners starting on the 6th of July. This is ...View Article

Family saddened by the brutal killing of a Rustenburg teacher

2020-07-04 04:56:06

A family of a 25-year-old teacher who was brutally murdered in Magong village in Rustenburg in the North West, said it is deeply hurt by how she was killed.View Article

Zandspruit residents protests over GBV and service delivery

2020-07-03 05:16:32

Johannesburg law enforcement agencies fired rubber bullets to disperse angry residents of Zandspruit, West of Johannesburg, who took to the streets to demand ...View Article

NAPTOSA: Learners safe at school

2020-07-03 05:16:10

With calls mounting on the Department of Basic Education to reconsider its decision to reopen schools because of the surge of COVID-19 infections across the c ...View Article

Mahikeng learners petition education department over school stoppage

2020-06-30 09:10:48

Grade 12 learners of Boitshoko Secondary School in Majemantsho village in Mahikeng have decided to stop going to school out of fear of COVID-19.

While t ...View Article

Gauteng records 233000 school applications

2020-06-29 05:42:35

More than 233 000 learners have applied for entry to Gauteng schools in the past five days.

The Gauteng Department of Education confirmed on Monday that ...View Article

Mbalula urges taxi industry to adhere to lockdown regulations

2020-07-01 06:55:21

Minister of Transport Minister, Fikile Mbalula, called on the taxi industry to adhere to COVID-19 lockdown regulations and give the National Coronavirus Comma ...View Article

SANTACO declares war in government

2020-06-29 05:34:46

 The South African National Taxi Council (SANTACO) has declared war against government, vowing that it would from Monday start loading taxis to full capa ...View Article

Two Soweto family members die from fire accident

2020-06-29 07:09:11

A 67-year-old woman from Meadowlands Zone 1 in Soweto and her five-year-old granddaughter passed away on Saturday morning from smoke inhallation.

It is ...View Article

Does disinfecting schools disrupt learning and teaching?

2020-06-27 06:20:32

Just two weeks since schools reopened, the number of teachers and learners testing positive for COVID-19 continues to rise and academic activities are being d ...View Article

NW establishes men's forums to fight GBV

2020-06-27 04:07:27

North West MEC for Social Development, Boitumelo Moiloa, has encouraged men and young men to utilise services of men's forums to get help to deal with anger i ...View Article

COVID-19 disrupts sex workers' business

2020-06-27 06:12:43

 Sex workers in Roodepoort in the west of Johannesburg have spoken out about the unintended consequences of the national lockdown on their livelihood. &n ...View Article

PSC warns schools not ready for 2nd phase of reopening

2020-06-25 09:46:55

The Public Service Commission (PSC) has warned that schools are not ready to fully reopen next month. This comes as the number of positive COVID-19 cases incr ...View Article

Teachers worried about the return of more learners

2020-06-27 06:13:11

As the second phasing in of learners gets closer, teacher unions have raised concern that schools are not adequately prepared to receive more learners on 6 Ju ...View Article

Elandsfontein land invaders left in the cold

2020-06-27 06:12:01

Alleged land invaders in Elandsfontein have threatened to attack the law enforcement officers who raided their illegal structures.

On Thursday the Red A ...View Article

Judgement reserved in lockdown regulations appeal application

2020-06-25 09:28:46

South Africans will have to wait to hear whether there is a prospect of success in the application for leave to appeal the rationality and constitutionality o ...View Article

PSL matches to return after three months

2020-06-27 06:11:42

Minister of Arts, Culture and Sport, Nathi Mthethwa, has given a  green light to the resumption of the Premier Soccer League (PSL) matches.

Mthethw ...View Article

Teachers accuse NW Education for COVID-19 exposure

2020-06-25 07:10:09

Some teachers in the North West have accused the department of education in the province of exposing them to COVID-19 by failing to immediately alert them to ...View Article

Mboweni warns of a bleak economic future

2020-06-24 06:12:07

Minister of Finance, Tito Mboweni, has warned of a bleak economic future caused by COVID-19, a disease that causes coronavirus.

Mboweni said this while ...View Article

Tshegofatso Pule's murder case postponed

2020-06-24 06:12:19

The case against a man accused of killing  Tshegofatso Pule has been postponement to 2 July.

31-year-old, Muzikayise Malephane, made a brief appear ...View Article

Eskom warns of load reduction in North West

2020-06-24 02:49:37

Eskom in the North West is considering implementing load reduction in response to overloaded transformers and to also prevent the risk of damage due to illega ...View Article

SA announces COVID-19 vaccine trials

2020-06-25 06:32:56

As South Africa reaches the 100 000 positive COVID-19 cases mark, the country is also preparing to start its first vaccine trial this week. Wits University an ...View Article

StatsSA: Black women feeling the unemployment brunt

2020-06-23 05:48:25

The unemployment rate in South Africa has increased by one percentage point to 30.1% and black women remain “vulnerable to the labour market” as their ave ...View Article

#ZumaOnTrial: Trial postponed to September

2020-06-23 05:46:36

Former President, Jacob Zuma, is likely to have corruption trial against him kicked off on 8 September. The KwaZulu-Natal High Court in Pietermaritzburg on Tu ...View Article

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