Farmer arrested for shooting girl, 11, in the arm

2017-07-14 09:08

North West police have arrested the 33-year-old farm owner after he allegedly shot an 11-year-old girl in the arm.

Trio arrested for possession of hippo tusks

2017-07-05 22:48

Three men have been arrested after they were found in possession of four hippo tusks which they allegedly tried to sell under the guise of elephant tusks in Brits, North West.

Hawks welcome 15 year imprisonment for woman guilty of licence disc fraud

2017-06-29 18:47

The Hawks have welcomed the sentencing of a 54-year-old woman on 64 counts of fraud and theft.

Two Coligny farmers accused of murder back in court

2017-06-26 05:00

Two North West farmers accused of killing a Coligny teen are expected to appear at the High Court in Mahikeng.

Hawks searching for alleged fake North West lawyer

2017-06-21 18:43

The Hawks say they are searching for a man who is allegedly misrepresenting himself as a lawyer in the North West town of Taung.

Single dads’ army: ‘I can’t even think of bringing a woman home'

2017-06-18 06:01

The house suddenly comes alive as Thabang Tikane walks through the kitchen door. His two boys put away their phones and get back to their books, pretending they have been studying.

Hawks arrest Rustenburg man for dagga

2017-06-06 20:42

A man has been arrested in Rustenburg for the possession of dagga, the North West Hawks say.

Situation calm in Schweizer-Reneke – North West police

2017-06-02 11:50

The situation is currently calm in Schweizer-Reneke, North West, following Thursday’s violent protests, police say.

North West man gets 1-year sentence for illegal mining

2017-05-17 17:20

A 62-year-old North West man has been sentenced to one year in prison for illegal mining and the unlawful possession of unpolished diamonds, police say.

'Land grabs are not a solution' - Agriculture DG

2017-05-16 10:11

Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries director general Mike Mlengana has said land grabs are not the solution to the country’s land issue.


North West farmers harnessing drones to assist in tracking farm attacks

2017-07-11 11:07

Farmers in the Schweizer-Reneke district in North West are soon going to use a drone to help speed up assistance to victims of farm attacks, and to track down the attackers.

Woman murdered on farm after putting flowers on spot where husband died

2017-07-03 22:10

A woman has been murdered on a farm in North West shortly after she put flowers from her garden at the spot where her husband died.

Director of Public Prosecutions to decide on Coligny case

2017-06-26 10:13

The case against the two men accused of killing a 16-year-old boy in Coligny has been postponed to August for a decision on whether the case should be transferred to a regional or high court.

Kidnapped 80-year-old man found unharmed

2017-06-23 22:05

Four men, who allegedly kidnapped an 80-year-old man for ransom, are expected to appear in the Molopo Magistrates Court.

Court to rule on bail decision for Coligny accused

2017-06-20 11:37

The High Court in Mahikeng has reserved judgment on whether the State's application for leave to appeal the decision to grant bail to the two men accused of killing a 16-year-old boy, was properly brought to court.

Neighbour appears for rape of girl, 12

2017-06-13 20:55

A man accused of raping a 12-year-old girl in Signal Hill village in Mahikeng has made his first appearance in the Mmabatho Magistrate's Court.

#GuptaLeaks: How Sun City had to fight the Guptas for wedding payment

2017-06-06 08:11

The wedding of the Gupta brothers’ niece in 2013 at Sun City was one of the most lavish celebrations the country has ever seen. But leaked emails show that they were much less eager to settle the bill at the end of it.

3 North West men in court for possession of platinum

2017-05-30 16:03

Three suspects, arrested for the alleged possession of platinum, have been granted bail of R2 000 each in the Bafokeng Magistrate's Court in Rustenburg.

3 killed, 12 injured in taxi crash

2017-05-17 13:00

Three men have been killed and 12 other people were injured after a minibus taxi rolled on the N4, outside of Brits in the North West province.

Cyril scoops Northern Cape

2017-05-14 06:22

Ramaphosa backer Zamani Saul’s election to the provincial chair has set the scene for further factional conflict.

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