Elderly couple tortured with boiling water and hot oil

2017-08-17 22:50

An elderly woman who has been tortured with boiling water and hot oil during a robbery was more concerned about her husband than herself, Netwerk24 reports.

Councillor who allegedly threatened to kill Supra Mahumapelo granted bail

2017-08-16 21:30

A councillor who threatened to kill North West premier Supra Mahumapelo in a barrage of texts was granted R3000 bail with conditions.

Five years on: Marikana residents still live in dire conditions

2017-08-16 07:27

Five years after the tragedy of Marikana, ordinary people still scrape out a living in the shadow of the koppie where police shot dead 34 miners during a strike for better pay.

Mpumalanga wildlife operators could face string of sentences after latest arrest

2017-08-15 19:37

Two Mpumalanga wildlife operators might face a string of sentences if convicted on game-theft and illegal medicines possession charges.

Coligny accused back in court

2017-08-07 06:30

Two men accused of killing a 16-year-old boy in Coligny, North West, are expected to appear in the town’s magistrate's court.

Man battles cancer, loses sight in one eye... then wins R17m Lotto jackpot

2017-08-04 15:44

A North West man who was diagnosed with an aggressive form of prostate cancer last year and then lost all vision in his one eye this year, has hope for the future again after a R17m Lotto jackpot win.

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.


Still no sign of man allegedly killed by farmer in Majakaneng

2017-08-17 14:50

Police are still searching for a 24-year-old man who was allegedly shot and killed by a farmer for stealing oranges in Majakaneng, North West.

'We were massacred for radical economic emancipation by the state' - Marikana miners

2017-08-16 11:16

A sea of green Amcu supporters have gathered to honour their fallen colleagues ahead of the fifth anniversary of the tragic Marikana shootings.

The Marikana massacre, which took place 5 years ago, was the single most lethal use of force by SA security forces against civilians since 1960. 
WARNING: Not for sensitive viewers.

The Marikana massacre, which took place 5 years ago, was the single most lethal use of force by SA security forces against civilians since 1960. WARNING: Not for sensitive viewers.

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Coligny case postponed for final investigations

2017-08-07 11:17

The case against two men accused of killing a 16-year-old boy in Coligny, North West, has been postponed for final investigations in the Coligny Magistrate's Court.

3 killed, one injured, when car drives into tree

2017-08-05 23:00

Three people have died and another moderately injured when their vehicle crashed into a tree along the R507, approximately 20km from Hartbeesfontein in the North West on Saturday afternoon

North West man jailed for trying to sell explosives

2017-08-03 14:09

A North West court has jailed an unemployed man for seven years for illegal possession of explosives.

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.

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