Free State


Parolee mistaken for 'intruder' allegedly killed by Free State prison officials

2016-12-02 16:07

A parolee was beaten to death, allegedly by prison warders, when he tried to break into the Virginia prison, the correctional services department said on Friday.

AG report: These are SA's 3 worst performing provinces

2016-11-17 13:32

Three provinces did not improve their audit outcomes in the past three years, according to the recent audit report.

Need a road trip on your bike? Here are 6 popular routes in SA

2016-11-02 08:06

'With its variety of scenery, almost perfect weather and extensive road infrastructure, South Africa is definitely among the world’s top biking countries,' writes motorcylist Dries Van Der Walt.

Qwaqwa residents battling severe water shortages

2016-08-16 14:04

Villages in Qwaqwa in the Free State, hit by drought in June 2015, are continuing to struggle with severe water shortages despite being close to water schemes.

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WATCH: Furious Thabong resident dumps local government over sewage

Matshidiso Tsoeli says she will not vote, after poor sewage works led to her house's flooding.

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WATCH: Vote for what? ask bleak Thomson residents

A few residents of Thomson informal settlement do not plan to vote. Find out why.

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ANC bus crash drivers were swapping seats - police

2016-04-18 19:58

Free State police have confirmed that two drivers swapped seats when a bus carrying 65 ANC members overturned on the N1, near Windburg.

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Man irate as Free State police officer won't assist in Afrikaans

A video surfaced on social media showing a police officer not addressing a member of the public who had gone to a station in Welkom to report an incident.

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Teacher accused of calling SGB members the K-word

2015-11-18 17:59

A Free State maths teacher has allegedly used the k-word with school governing body members in a message, says education department spokesperson Howard Ndaba.

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See pictures from the University of the Free State and surrounds as UFS students join the #FeesMustFall protests.

See pictures from the University of the Free State and surrounds as UFS students join the #FeesMustFall protests.

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Road rage in SA: Bloem driver shows manic side

2016-11-24 13:04

A dash-cam clip shows a classic SA road-rage moment; a driver being hooted and subsequently driving like a maniac in Bloemfontein.

Illegal mining costs SA R5bn per year

2016-11-09 16:37

Illegal mining is putting tremendous strain on South Africa's already tight government resources, the Department of Mineral Resources has told Parliament.

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Free State paramedic breaks down over alleged assault

Paramedic Yvonne Peter told News24 about her harrowing experience on the job.

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The ANC will rule for a very long time - Thabong voter

Lehlohonolo Malepe, who sells cigarettes in Thabong township, says the ANC will last the upcoming elections.

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Even if the EFF doesn't win, I'm always EFF - supporter

An EFF supporter says he stands by the party whatever the municipal elections outcome.

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GT-R to Bluebird...check out the biggest Nissan, Datsun collection in SA

2016-05-24 08:05

Bothaville in the Free State may be famous for the annual NAMPO festival but it is also home to the largest, private collection of Nissan and Datsun cars in South Africa.

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Family dispute turns deadly as dad killed in front of teen, cop shot

The Ipid is investigating a shooting in Virginia, Free State yesterday. One police officer is in hospital in a stable condition following the incident. A suspect was declared dead on the scene.

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Free State is a distinction province - MEC

2016-01-06 10:11

Free State Education MEC Tate Makgoe has hailed the province for its performance in the 2015 matric exams.

UFS concedes to workers' demands

2015-11-11 20:27

University of Free State Vice Chancellor Jonathan Jansen has promised campus workers that they will now receive decent minimum wages.

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This organisation is getting underprivileged Free State kids involved in Polo

We speak to Catherine Cairns, founder of the Poloafrica Development Trust in the Free State. Watch to see how it's getting underprivileged children involved in polo.

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234 jobs in Free State

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R10 000 - R12 000 Per Month - Bloemfontein

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R20 Per Hour - Bloemfontein

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Area Hospitality Trainer (Must have a completed Diploma/Degree and worked for a 4* or 5* Hotel/ Reso

R15 000 - R20 000 Per Month - Bethlehem

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