Coligny family identifies body of 12-year-old boy - police

2017-04-30 21:24

The body of a 12-year-old boy whose alleged murder sparked mass protests in Coligny in the North West has been identified by family members, police say.

Two in court in connection with murder of 12-year-old boy in Coligny

2017-04-28 05:56

Two people who were arrested in connection with the death of a 12-year-old boy in Coligny, North West, are expected to appear in the town’s magistrate’s court on Friday.

Woman watches as home is petrol bombed by Coligny protesters

2017-04-26 16:47

A distraught Coligny resident has told News24 how all she could do was watch as protesters petrol bombed her house with her pets still inside.

Two arrested for 12-year-old boy's death in Coligny

2017-04-26 11:36

Two people have been arrested in connection with the death of a 12-year-old boy in Coligny, which apparently sparked violent protests in the area.

Lichtenburg protesters break into building, burn tyres

2017-04-26 08:59

Violent service delivery protests in Lichtenburg and Coligny have led to a break-in at a building that houses plumbing equipment and materials, police have said.

WATCH: ‘Town is destroyed, we’ve lost everything’

2017-04-25 16:04

Tensions are running high in Coligny and Lichtenburg in the North West after protesters plundered shops and burnt vehicles.

1000s of day-old chicks burnt alive during Lichtenburg protests

2017-04-24 17:44

About 38 000 day-old chicks have been killed when a truck was set alight during a service delivery protest in Lichtenburg.

'Go well our first lady' - Zuma pays tribute to Phalatse

2017-04-21 18:29

President Jacob Zuma has recounted how he meticulously planned to surprise “first lady” Ontlametse Phalatse with a car on his birthday.

13 dead in North West collision

2017-04-09 11:23

Thirteen people were killed in a head-on collision in the North West province, the Road Traffic Management Corporation said.

North West cop jailed for killing suspected thief

2017-03-27 12:32

A former police detective has been sentenced to life imprisonment for murdering a suspected thief in Lehurutshe, North West, eight years ago, the Hawks have said.


Young Coligny victim has yet to be identified

2017-04-28 13:15

The boy who was allegedly murdered in Coligny, North West, has still not been identified, a source has revealed.

Coligny boy died jumping off moving bakkie, businessman says

2017-04-26 18:26

The 12-year-old Coligny boy who died after allegedly being caught stealing sunflowers broke his neck jumping off a moving bakkie, a local businessman has said.

We are calling it quits - owner of Coligny shop open for 70 years

2017-04-26 13:27

A business owner in North West says he is closing his shop after it suffered nearly half a million rand worth of damage during violent protests.

AS IT HAPPENED: North West protests - nearly half a million worth of damage

2017-04-26 10:53

While the streets in the small town of Coligny are littled with rocks and glass, many residents suffer the loss of businesses and homes due to the damage caused during the violent protests.

North West appoints team to investigate violent protest

2017-04-25 22:17

The Premier of the North West has appointed a team to investigate the cause of violent protests in Lichtenburg and Coligny.

Three trucks set alight in protest action

2017-04-25 15:05

Police have redirected their attention from Lichtenburg to Coligny in the North West after three trucks were set alight following protests.

Don’t listen to the noise around you - Mahumapelo tells Zuma

2017-04-21 21:22

Stay firm and focused on the strategic objective of leading our people, do not listen to the noise around you, North West premier, Ace Mahumapelo, has told President Jacob Zuma.

South Africans to remember Ontlametse Phalatse

2017-04-19 07:58

A memorial service for progeria sufferer Ontlametse Phalatse will be held in her home town.

Earth tremor felt in North West, Gauteng

2017-04-03 07:02

Residents of Klerksdorp and surrounding towns, including parts of Johannesburg, have been woken by an earth tremor. Did you feel it?

Traffic officials, driving school boss arrested for licence fraud

2017-03-24 16:43

The Hawks say they have arrested nine North West traffic officials, along with the owner of a driving school and his employee, for licence fraud.

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