Aces go down to Dikwena

2014-08-20 22:32

Black Aces are still without a win in the PSL after suffering defeat at the hands of Platinum Stars at the Mbombela Stadium.

The reason for Emalahleni's R300m Eskom debt

2014-08-19 06:00

Co-operative Governance Minister Pravin Gordhan has blamed low electricity tariffs, illegal connections and vandalism for Emalahleni municipality's debt to Eskom.

Boy appears after axe attack

2014-08-18 22:55

A 17-year-old boy has appeared in the Mkobola Magistrate's Court in Kwaggafontein for allegedly trying to kill his two uncles with an axe.

Mother, baby killed in Mpuma crash

2014-08-16 15:47

A mother and her baby, suspected to be around 3-years-old, have died in an accident involving a car and a truck on the N4 outside Middelburg, Mpumalanga, paramedics spokesperson says.

Chiefs ease past Black Aces

2014-08-13 22:01

Kaizer Chiefs have made it two from two as they beat hosts, Black Aces, at Mbombela Stadium in a PSL clash.

Private school faces closure over corporal punishment

2014-08-13 17:59

The Mpumalanga education department is set to close down a private school notorious for allegedly administering corporal punishment, unless it provides a good explanation.

3 die as truck slams into broken-down taxi

2014-08-12 09:21

Three people have died and five are injured after a truck crashed into the back of a taxi as passengers were trying to push it, Mpumalanga officials say.

8 killed in crash on way to funeral

2014-08-10 14:49

Eight people who were on their way to a funeral died when their vehicle collided head-on with a light delivery truck in Mpumalanga, according to officials.

I'm not mad, shouts rape accused

2014-08-09 08:30

An Mpumalanga man accused of rape shouted in protest from the dock while the court was still waiting for his psychiatric test results.

Mpuma rapist jailed for 18 years

2014-08-07 19:34

A rapist has been sentenced to 18 years imprisonment by the Nelspruit Magistrate's Court for raping a 14-year-old girl.

Unemployed graduates to help ailing land

2014-08-07 19:00

A Mpumalanga official says 40 unemployed agriculture graduates from Mpumalanga will be sent to revive struggling land reform farms.

Docket missing in pastor assault case

2014-08-07 15:30

The case against a pastor accused of assaulting a 79-year-old woman who lost two teeth as they argued over a stray soccer ball has been delayed because the docket is missing.

Mpumalanga robber gets 16 years

2014-08-07 07:20

An Mpumalanga man who robbed a Pakistani shopkeeper at gunpoint has been sentenced to 16 years' imprisonment.

Rape trial of illegal immigrant delayed

2014-08-05 18:31

The trial of an illegal immigrant accused of raping a six-year-old girl in Mpumalanga could not start because his case had not been transferred to a regional court.

Mpuma cop, son in court for stock theft

2014-08-04 19:40

A police officer and his son appeared in the Ermelo Magistrate's Court for allegedly stealing sheep from a local farm, Mpumalanga police say.

R160m rhino horn theft case postponed

2014-08-02 11:31

The bail application of four men accused of stealing 112 pieces of rhino horn worth over R160m has been postponed in the Nelspruit Magistrate's Court.

Paroled rapist can apply for bail

2014-07-31 19:44

An Mpumalanga man previously convicted for rape has been allowed to apply for bail in a more recent rape case.

KNP poachers threaten slaughter of elephants

2014-07-29 19:47

Rangers in the Kruger National Park, already struggling to cope with well-armed rhino poachers, say they are preparing to face an onslaught against the park's elephants.

Mpuma dad in court for son's rape

2014-07-28 22:07

A man accused of raping his four-year-old son has appeared in the Tonga Magistrate's Court, Mpumalanga police say.

Mpuma's new land claim process kicks off

2014-07-27 14:00

The commission on restitution of land rights in Mpumalanga has successfully started to respond to the call to fast-track land claims.

Mpuma crash death toll rises

2014-07-26 07:02

Two more people have died following an accident in Rockydrift, Nelspruit, the Mpumalanga community safety department says.

7 killed in Mpumalanga crash

2014-07-25 11:18

Seven people have died and eight are injured after a minibus taxi overturned on the R40 in Mpumalanga, paramedics say.

Mpumalanga rapist jailed for 25 years

2014-07-24 18:02

The Tonga Regional Court has sentenced a Mpumalanga man to 25 years in jail for raping a girl and a woman.

3 appear for stealing copper cables

2014-07-23 20:16

Three men arrested for stealing copper cable at an Eskom substation in Komatipoort, Mpumalanga, have appeared in the local magistrate's court.

Mpuma father accused of raping son

2014-07-22 17:44

An Mpumalanga man accused of raping his 4-year-old son has appeared in the Tonga Magistrate's Court.


Mpumalanga man jailed for raping brother

2014-08-19 22:49

A mentally ill man has been sentenced to 10 years' jail by the Nelspruit Regional Court for raping his 16-year-old mentally handicapped brother.

Mpuma serial rapist jailed for 100 years

2014-08-19 05:00

A serial rapist who targeted women by showing them a "short-cut" on a route they were using, has been sentenced to a combined 100 years in prison by the Nelspruit Regional Court.

Elderly rape victim ridiculed in video interview

2014-08-17 22:25

The Mpumalanga Older Persons Forum has condemned the circulation of a video of community members insensitively interviewing an elderly woman who had just been raped.

Mpuma bishop acquitted on rape charge

2014-08-14 16:17

The Boschfontein Regional Court in Mpumalanga has found a bishop not guilty of raping his 13-year-old niece.

Hawks boss fraud trial postponed

2014-08-13 20:27

The fraud trial of Mpumalanga Hawks boss Major Simon Mapyane has been postponed to December.

Stonehouse opts for continuity

2014-08-12 20:20

Pumas coach Jimmy Stonehouse has opted for continuity in his selections for their match against the Sharks in Durban.

Pumas do Stonehouse proud

2014-08-10 16:00

Pumas coach Jimmy Stonehouse has praised his team's intensity in their surprise victory over the Free State Cheetahs.

Hundreds of Kruger rhino to be moved - report

2014-08-10 11:16

The government is set to announce the evacuation of about 500 rhino from the Kruger National Park in a bid to save them from poachers, according to a report.

Mentally ill man accused of witchcraft killed

2014-08-07 20:38

An Mpumalanga man who suffers from mental illness has been killed in Skoongesig, KwaMhlanga, after residents accused him of witchcraft.

Mpumalanga on high alert following Ebola outbreak

2014-08-07 19:26

All Mpumalanga healthcare facilities are on high alert following the Ebola outbreak in West Africa.

Rapist jailed for 30 years

2014-08-07 18:22

A man has been sentenced to 30 years imprisonment by the Nelspruit Magistrate's Court for raping three women at gunpoint in two days.

Murder charge over assaulted Mpuma pupil

2014-08-07 12:50

Mpumalanga police are investigating a murder case following the death of a Grade 12 pupil after an alleged assault at a school in Nelspruit.

Man, 27, sentenced for sex with teen girlfriend

2014-08-06 21:12

A 27-year-old Mpumalanga man accused of raping a 15-year-old girl has been given a suspended sentence after he admitted to having sex with the minor.

Assaulted Mpumalanga pupil dies

2014-08-05 05:00

A Grade 12 pupil has died after sustaining injuries during an alleged assault at a school in Mbombela, in Mpumalanga, the provincial education department says.

Monument in Kruger to honour rangers

2014-08-03 14:22

A monument has been erected in the Kruger National Park to honour rangers who risk their lives for the sake of conservation.

Mpuma health curatorship a good step - DA

2014-08-01 17:01

The DA says placing the Mpumalanga health department under curatorship is a step in the right direction.

R500 bail for man accused of raping son

2014-07-30 21:42

An Mpumalanga man accused of raping his 4-year-old son has been granted R500 bail in the Tonga Magistrate's Court.

Heater blamed for deaths of 3 family members

2014-07-29 11:53

Mpumalanga police say they believe a Witbank couple and their 3-year-old daughter died of carbon monoxide poisoning, while their 4-year-old son managed to survive and was found days later.

Cops in court for soliciting a bribe

2014-07-28 20:36

Two police constables have appeared in the Nelspruit Magistrate's Court for allegedly soliciting a bribe, Mpumalanga police say.

Mpuma rapist jailed for 20 years

2014-07-26 07:02

A man who raped two girls and robbed their aunt has been jailed for in effect 20 years by the Boschfontein Regional Court in Mpumalanga.

MEC slams 'reckless' drivers after deadly crash

2014-07-25 16:12

The death toll from an accident in Mpumalanga has risen to nine, as the province's MEC said motorists are not obeying road rules and must take responsibility for the lives of their passengers.

Tourists injured in Mpumalanga crash

2014-07-24 18:20

Seventeen people, including 10 tourists from the US, the Netherlands, Canada, Germany and Switzerland have been injured when two minibuses, a car and a truck collided in Mpumalanga.

Veterans skip Aces training

2014-07-23 21:00

It appears as if veterans Sibusiso Zuma and Rowen Fernandez have stopped training with the Mbombela based outfit, Black Aces.

Land claimant renting out land - report

2014-07-23 11:11

The chief of a clan in Mpumalanga has angered neighbouring farmers because he is renting land claim land to squatters instead of farming, according to a report.

Illegal miner killed in Mpumalanga by rival group

2014-07-21 21:14

An illegal miner has been shot dead in Mpumalanga allegedly by a rival group of illegal miners.

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