Service delivery can improve by 100% - Kroondal resident

2016-07-22 13:41

A resident of Kroondal in the North West says that while she feels safe in her town, she believes a lot more can be done in terms of service delivery.

Parties always make promises then they disappear - Marikana residents

2016-07-22 09:14

Residents in the mining town of Marikana say they have seen and heard it all from politicians trying to woo them for their votes whenever election season comes around.

Youngsters lack good, noble leaders - North West University student

2016-07-15 17:58

Young people need strong leaders who can still stand for what is good and noble, says a fifth-year student at the University of North West’s Potchefstroom campus.

EXCLUSIVE: Lonmin probed over SAPS-marked ammo

2016-07-08 12:15

The discovery of a large cache of shotgun cartridges marked "SAPS" at Lonmin has raised questions as to why the company would have ammunition apparently meant to be used exclusively by the police.

North West MEC killed in crash named

2016-07-07 17:59

The North West province MEC who died in a car crash has been named as Social Development MEC Kgakgamatso Nkewu.

Van Rooyen urges Tlokwe residents to update details on voters' roll

2016-07-07 07:15

Co-operative Governance and Traditional Affairs Minister Des van Rooyen has encouraged residents of the Tlokwe district to confirm and update their missing address details this weekend.

NW man arrested with gold worth R50m

2016-06-28 18:12

A man has been arrested in Springs with unwrought gold with an estimated street value of R50m hidden in his car.

Three die in Krugersdorp shack fire

2016-06-26 13:30

A mother and two children have died in a shack fire in Munsieville on the outskirts of Krugersdorp, while three more children survived the blaze.

EXCLUSIVE: 'Untouchable' NWU lecturer retires amid sexual harassment claims

2016-06-20 07:04

Anger over sexual harassment claims has boiled over at North West University, after a senior academic suddenly announced he is retiring a few months early due to health reasons.

Unemployed youth awarded building and civil construction certificates

2016-06-16 18:32

More than 70 unemployed youth were awarded building and civil construction certificates at Tlapu village outside Rustenburg, the Department of Social Development said on Thursday.


Our forefathers fought for this land but this government took it from us - Marikana bus driver

2016-07-22 09:57

William Legale, 64, of Marikana says he is disappointed that the government hasn't done more for locals to ensure that they too benefit from the land.

Frustrated Tlokwe residents won't vote

2016-07-16 09:30

Some residents of Ikageng in Potchefstroom will not vote on August 3, because they are fed up with a government they claim does little for its people.

No use voting and hoping - Ikageng resident

2016-07-15 14:53

Two people who work in Tlokwe, one a cleaner from Ikageng, the other a business owner, share opposing views on the value of voting.

ANCWL mourns death of North West MEC

2016-07-07 21:18

The ANC Women's League says it is mourning the loss of North West Social Development MEC Kgakgamatso Morwagaashwe-Nkewu, who has died in a car accident.

North West MEC killed after being thrown from car in crash

2016-07-07 15:41

A North West government MEC has been killed after being thrown from a car in an accident outside Vryburg.

Stay away from 'blessers' - Social development MEC

2016-06-30 21:17

'Blessers' should not be allowed to rob young people of their futures, the North West government said on Thursday.

3 die in Ventersdorp accident

2016-06-27 11:19

Three people have died and two have been injured after a vehicle rolled on the N14 in Ventersdorp, paramedics say.

NWU 'could be liable for harassment damages'

2016-06-21 13:18

North West University could be taken to court for its apparent failure to address allegations that a senior staff member sexually harassed 14 women, two academics have said.

Hope Zinde's murder-accused son back in court

2016-06-17 07:04

The son of TV personality Hope Zinde is expected to appear in the Brits Regional Court in connection with the murder of his mother.

ConCourt rules that local govt elections will go ahead

2016-06-14 10:45

The Constitutional Court has ruled that local government elections can go ahead on August 3 without a complete voters' roll.

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