What motivates SA citizens to poach rhino?

2016-09-27 08:03

Forced removals, poverty and Robin Hood-style "justice" are some of the reasons why South Africans from poor communities willingly work with international rhino poaching syndicates, says a researcher.

Land reform model fizzles

2016-09-25 08:24

A macadamia farming project by young farmers, which has been hailed by government as a model for land reform projects, is on the verge of collapse.

Mpumalanga woman dies after being stabbed in the neck

2016-09-15 23:00

A woman has died after being stabbed several times at her home in Mashishing, Mpumalanga.

Angry Emalahleni residents protest over brown tap water

2016-09-14 16:53

Residents of eMalahleni are still getting brown water from their taps, despite the Mpumalanga municipality’s undertakings to address the problem.

2 women charged with stealing ARVs from Mpumalanga clinic

2016-09-09 13:58

Two women, suspected of being part of a syndicate that has been robbing clinics in Mpumalanga of much needed ARVs, are expected to appear in court soon.

An empty oil drum, a two-plate stove and KFC streetwise 2 for a pension...

2016-09-07 09:03

About 500 workers at the White River Saw Mill in Mpumalanga have gone on strike after they were allegedly offered a 78 cents wage increase.

Woman collapses, dies after man is shot dead at Mbombela shopping mall

2016-09-01 16:26

A woman has collapsed and died after a man was shot dead, allegedly by a loan shark, at a Mbombela shopping mall, police say.

Youth have sold out: ANC Women's League

2016-08-31 19:18

The ANC Women's League has applauded Mpumalanga residents for not selling the country to the “enemy” during the local government elections.

Lesbian pastor vows to continue preaching

2016-08-31 11:25

An ordained lesbian pastor in Mpumalanga says it is very painful to be discriminated against for who you are, but she will continue to preach.

Government has forgotten us, say female farmers

2016-08-31 08:52

Young female farmers have poured out their frustrations to Deputy Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries Bheki Cele during his visit to Nkomazi near Komatipoort.


Missing Swiss wedding guest's body found in river

2016-09-26 14:45

The body of a Swiss man, who disappeared while attending a wedding in the Lowveld Botanical Gardens in Mbombela, has been found.

Girls beat up 'cheating' principal at Mpumalanga school

2016-09-22 20:19

A Mpumalanga high school principal has been suspended for allegedly having relationships with two matric pupils, the provincial education department says.

Mining companies are running SA - mining communities

2016-09-15 06:06

People living in mining towns across the country say the government has failed to protect them and is instead allowing mining companies to run the country.

Rhino poaching declines in SA in 2016

2016-09-11 14:34

Rhino poaching in South Africa has declined so far this year compared to last year, but elephant poaching has shown an increase, Environmental Affairs Minister Edna Molewa has announced.

White River Saw Mill denies 78c wage increase claims

2016-09-07 22:26

The White River Saw Mill in Mpumalanga on Wednesday denied claims that it had offered employees a 78c wage increase.

Beerfest in Bushbuckridge as truck overturns

2016-09-01 18:10

A beer truck overturned in Bushbuckridge, injuring a woman, and attracting locals who helped themselves to the cargo.

Sword of justice falls on ninja gang

2016-09-01 16:16

The four “Onderberg Ninjas”, who used guns and samurai swords to terrorize and rob Mpumalanga farmers, have been sentenced to lengthy jail terms.

Mpuma villages face severe water restrictions

2016-08-31 18:06

Villages in Mpumalanga’s Nkomazi municipality are facing severe water restrictions because rivers are running dry, a spokesperson said.

PICS: R1m reward posted after Mpumalanga cash heist

2016-08-31 09:38

SBV Protection Services has posted a R1 million reward for information regarding a dramatic cash-in-transit heist near Hazyview, in Mpumalanga.

3 security guards shot in Mpumalanga cash-in-transit heist

2016-08-30 16:55

Three security guards have been shot and wounded in a cash-in-transit heist in Mpumalanga, police and paramedics say.

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