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.

Department of Health responsible for crisis at nursing college – Student Forum

2017-05-10 20:10

The Student’s Forum 4 Service Delivery says the Department of Health is responsible for the current crisis at the Mmabatho Nursing College.

UPDATE: Violent protests continue at hotspots across SA

2017-05-10 13:32

There has been an escalation in violent protests over the past few weeks and protests continue unabated over parts of South Africa. Angry residents have taken to the streets over a range of issues, including service delivery, housing and racial tension.

Department of Justice calls for calm in Coligny

2017-05-09 18:48

The Department of Justice and Constitutional Development in the North West Region called for calm in Coligny after violence erupted in the area.

HOT TOPIC: 5 flashpoints in SA right now

2017-05-09 14:06

Fire, death and destruction has descended over parts of South Africa over the last few weeks with recent violent protests and the threat of an all-out criminal underworld war imminent.

Dad accused of murder after shooting robber

2017-05-08 22:33

A father of two from Leeudoringstad in North West has wounded a robber and shot dead his accomplice in a fight after a gang attacked his home.

4 houses burnt in renewed Coligny protests

2017-05-08 16:35

Two houses have been burnt down and two severely damaged during protests in Coligny, following the release on bail of two farmers accused of killing a teenager.

Coligny murder-accused granted bail

2017-05-08 10:37

The Coligny Magistrate's Court has granted bail to the two men accused of killing a teenager, which allegedly sparked violent protests in the area.

Coligny teen named 'Sorrow' laid to rest

2017-05-07 16:06

Friends, family and dignitaries have paid their last respects to the teenager who died after allegedly jumping off a moving vehicle in Coligny, North West.


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.

Coligny: A town divided

2017-05-10 14:15

Some Coligny residents say the North West farming town has become divided along racial lines following the death of a teenager who was caught stealing sunflowers.

Suspected rhino poaching syndicate's luxury car driver in court

2017-05-09 22:00

An alleged member of the so-called "Mercedes Benz" rhino poaching syndicate has made a brief appearance in the Ganyesa Magistrate's Court.

North West MEC to appeal Coligny bail judgment

2017-05-09 15:52

The North West MEC for safety has told residents that they would appeal the decision of the Coligny Magistrate's Court which granted bail to the two men accused of killing a 16-year-old boy.

Coligny calm following a day of unrest

2017-05-09 11:05

The situation in Coligny has been calm, following violent protests that saw four houses being set alight.

FF Plus, interest groups condemn Coligny protests

2017-05-08 18:32

A political party and interest groups have condemned violent protest action in Coligny on Monday following the successful bail application for two men accused of killing a 16-year-old boy.

Shootout, arrests as alleged rhino poachers use luxury vehicles

2017-05-08 13:02

Police have disrupted another rhino poaching syndicate which allegedly uses luxury vehicles to commit crimes.

Two Coligny farmers accused of murder to continue with bail application

2017-05-08 05:34

The two farmers accused of killing a teenage boy in Coligny, North West, are expected to continue with their bail application.

WATCH: CCTV captures moment Coligny Hotel is trashed

CCTV footage has emerged of the moment angry protesters vanadalised and broke into the Coligny Hotel last week, and once inside, went on a looting spree. Watch.

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