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IPHC accused’s lawyers fight for their freedom

2020-08-06 02:47:52

 Lawyers for the 42 suspects accused of killing five people at the International Pentecost Holiness Church (IPHC) last month have again denied their clie ...View Article

Dial-A-Tutor for NW learners’ catch up

2020-08-06 02:44:17

 North West MEC for Education, Mmaphefo Matsemela, says the Dial-A-Tutor programme will help all high school learners recover lost school time and be abl ...View Article

Eskom cuts power for Ramotshere Moiloa over debt

2020-08-05 03:41:56

Residents of Ramotshere Moiloa Local Municipality in the North West have criticized the Zeerust-based municipality for letting them down after Eskom implement ...View Article

Bobby Motaung suspended over lockdown rules breach

2020-08-05 03:27:26

Kaizer Chiefs Football Manager, Bobby Motaung, has been suspended from his father's team for breaching COVID-19 lockdown regulations.

This after videos ...View Article

Motshekga: Part of 2020 curriculum moves to 2021

2020-08-05 03:16:08

Basic Education Minister, Angie Motshekga, says a portion of the schools' 2020 curriculum has been moved to the beginning of 2021. And it would take about thr ...View Article

NW ANC suspends 15 Ramotshere Moiloa councillors

2020-08-05 03:02:14

The Interim Provincial Working Committee of the African National Congress in the North West, has suspended 15 Ramotshere Moiloa councillors.

They includ ...View Article

Mokgoro seeks answers on MEC’s R1m travel claim

2020-08-05 03:42:59

A travel claim of over R1-million for a North West MEC, way more than the maximum price the Ministerial Handbook permits members of the provincial Executive t ...View Article

Mkhize: Adequate stock in SA breast milk banks

2020-08-05 03:20:50

Health Minister, Dr Zweli Mkhize, has assured South Africans that all the breast milk banks have adequate stock available despite the COVID-19 pandemic disrup ...View Article

Motshekga warns of more problems at schools

2020-08-04 01:25:25

Basic Education Minister, Angie Motshekga, is out in the North West province monitoring conditions at schools as matric learners and teachers return to school ...View Article

Cosatu wants Ramaphosa to account for corruption

2020-08-05 03:03:31

The Congress of South African Trade Unions (Cosatu) has fired shots at President Cyril Ramaphosa over lack of arrest of high-profile politicians allegedly inv ...View Article

Eskom wants payback from axed executives, board members

2020-08-04 01:25:53

Eskom wants its money back from its former executives and board members as well as members of the controversial Gupta family.

The power utility roped in ...View Article

ANC branches want NW interim leadership disbanded

2020-08-04 02:43:03

African National Congress branches of Ngaka Modiri Molema region in the North West are demanding that the temporary leadership structure, the Interim Provinci ...View Article

Norma Gigaba to sue state for damages

2020-08-04 08:55:59

 Nomachule “Norma” Gigaba, the wife of former finance minister, Malusi Gigaba, will seek “claim for damages” for what was she terms unnecessary d ...View Article

Ramaphosa's harsh words for COVID-19 corruption

2020-08-04 08:48:07

President Cyril Ramaphosa has compared those enriching themselves through tenders for provision of livesaving personal protective equipment (PPE) against COVI ...View Article

Mabuza alive and well: Presidency

2020-08-03 07:58:57

Deputy President, David Mabuza, is alive and well according to his office.

On Sunday social media platforms were abuzz with a rumour that Mabuza passed ...View Article

Bogopane-Zulu: Government ignored homelessness

2020-08-01 06:11:19

Whose job is it to take care of homeless people? Well, there seems to be no clear answer for this question, and different arms of government are shifting the ...View Article

DA refuses to withdraw ‘inaccurate’ statements against JB Marks municipality

2020-08-01 06:01:22

The Democratic Alliance (DA) in the North West has vowed that it would not withdraw statements it made on social media platforms that allege that JB Marks Loc ...View Article

Crime Stats: SA's murder rates keep increasing

2020-08-01 05:46:47

At least 58 people are murdered in South Africa every day. This is according to the national annual crime statistics released by Minister of Police, Bheki Cel ...View Article

Madibeng dubbed a model of failure for NW

2020-07-31 08:23:59

 The failure of Madibeng Local Municipality in the North West to disclose a R1.1 billion loan obtained from the Public Investment Corporation has shocked ...View Article

NW police investigate the killing of a police officer

2020-08-01 06:01:48

North West police have opened and inquest docket after a body of a police officer was found on the side of the road on Wednesday.  The body of 26-year ol ...View Article

PPE tender scandal grand corruption- Makhura

2020-07-31 05:55:04

Gauteng Premier, David Makhura, has described the COVID-19 personal protective equipment ( PPE) tender scandal as “grand scale corruption” the province ha ...View Article

State opposes bail in IPHC attack case

2020-07-31 05:55:25

An investigating officer in the case of attack on the International Pentecost Holiness Church (IPHC), Sergeant George Matsitse, has dismissed claims by the ac ...View Article

ANC puts Gauteng Health MEC Masuku, wife on leave over PPE corruption

2020-07-31 07:45:45

The leadership of the African National Congress (ANC) in Gauteng has placed Health MEC, Dr Bandile Masuku and his wife Loyiso, on special leave of absence pen ...View Article

ANC calls for calm at Naledi municipality

2020-07-31 07:46:01

The African National Congress (ANC) Interim Provincial Committee (IPC) in the North West, had called for calm and respect of the law in the Vryburg-based Nale ...View Article

Mlangeni Funeral: Police probe lockdown rules breach

2020-07-31 05:48:18

Mourners who gathered at the late anti-apartheid struggle stalwart, Andrew Mlangeni’s home on Tuesday may face arrest. This is according to National Joint O ...View Article

Last Rivonia trialist Mlangeni laid to rest

2020-07-30 10:17:38

President Cyril Ramaphosa delivered a moving tribute during the funeral service of anti-apartheid struggle stalwart, Andrew Mlangeni, on Wednesday in Soweto.< ...View Article

Public Works Director General Vukela suspended

2020-07-30 09:43:16

Minister of Public Works and Infrastructure, Patricia de Lille, has placed the department’s director-general, Advocate Sam Vukela, on a “precautionary sus ...View Article

Voters might punish ANC at the polls: Political analyst

2020-07-30 09:42:24

Will corruption cost the African National Congress votes at the next local government election? Well, at least one political analyst thinks so. Levy Ndou of T ...View Article

NW opposition parties calls for a provincial cabinet reshuffle

2020-07-30 10:11:50

As pressure mounts for North West Premier, Job Mokgoro, to reshuffle his cabinet, opposition parties in the province believe that changes in the provincial ca ...View Article

ANC NW backs Mokgoro’s cabinet reshuffle plans

2020-07-29 05:27:48

The African National Congress (ANC) in the North West has pledged support for Premier Job Mokgoro in whatever decision he wants to take regarding his current ...View Article

OUTA concerned about government’s transparency on Covid-19 spending

2020-07-29 05:28:41

The Organisation Undoing Tax Abuse (Outa) has called for transparency in government's spending of COVID-19 relief monies.

Outa made this call following ...View Article

IPHC accused sacrificed for media headlines – Lawyer

2020-07-29 05:23:27

A legal representative for 23 suspects accused of taking part in the hostage drama at the International Pentecost Holiness Church (IPHC) says his clients shou ...View Article

Mahikeng journalist demands justice for police shooting

2020-07-29 05:00:48

A North West Journalist is demanding justice after he was shot and injured during what is alleged to have been a peaceful march.

Otsile Lekone who works ...View Article

Nehawu threatens nationwide shutdown over PPE

2020-07-29 05:01:31

The National Education Health and Allied Workers’ Union (Nehawu) has threatened to down tool in September if government doesn’t respond “favourably” t ...View Article

Cosatu wants Masuku removed over PPE scandal

2020-07-29 05:10:45

Congress of South African Trade Unions (COSATU) wants Gauteng Health MEC, Bandile Masuku, to step down from his position for a while, pending a probe into all ...View Article

NW Scopa irked by municipalities’ non-performance

2020-07-29 05:10:21

The North West Provincial Legislature’ Standing Committee on Public Accounts (SCOPA) has raised concerns over the delayed auditing of municipalities due to ...View Article

IMF approves South Africa's R70 billion loan

2020-07-28 09:03:10

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) Executive Board has approved South Africa’s request for a loan under Rapid Financing Instrument for an amount of R70.4 ...View Article

Diko takes leave of absence amid COVID-19 tender scandal

2020-07-28 04:27:00

President Cyril Ramaphosa spokesperson, Khusela Diko, has taken leave of absence from all official roles in government, pending investigations on recent alleg ...View Article

De Lille announces new bold infrastructure projects

2020-07-28 04:25:06

The Government is planning to build 59 special infrastructure projects and that 12 were gazetted on 24th July in terms of the Infrastructure Development Act. ...View Article

Church attack suspects plead not guilty

2020-07-28 04:20:37

The 11 accused in the hostage drama at the International Pentecost Holiness Church, IPHC, in Zuurbekom on Monday pleaded not guilty at the Westonaria Magistra ...View Article

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