September 1, 2015

Rustenburg speaker ousted, reinstated on same day

Chaos erupted last week at the council chambers in the Rustenburg municipality as a group of rebel ANC councillors protested against a decision by the North West ANC to remove Speaker Boipelo Marekoa-Kodongo and council whip Happy Serongoane.
September 1, 2015

Cash-strapped North West forks out billions for 36 000 ghost employees

An investigation by the North West government has revealed that the province has been paying salaries to 36 000 public servants who cannot be accounted for.
August 30, 2015

Almost snow-white Springboks team is a big F-you to Madiba

In 1995, Mondli Makhanya booed them, only to cheer them on in 2007, but now he has decided that the Springboks genuinely don’t represent black hopes.
September 1, 2015

Battleground Limpopo: Still poor in one of the world’s richest platinum fields

In one of the world’s richest platinum fields, the children of the soil wonder why they are still so poor? They are on the march now as Susan Comrie and S’thembile Cele found on a recent visit.

August 30 2015