BOOK EXTRACT: Christmas in Mamparalanga

2017-05-21 06:06

City Press journalist Sizwe sama Yende has published a book on his years of investigating corruption in Mpumalanga under the premiership of David Mabuza. In this edited extract, he recounts a famous attempt to bribe him.

Climate change fuelling Mpumalanga and Limpopo malaria outbreak

2017-05-12 14:16

There has been an unseasonal malaria outbreak in Limpopo and Mpumalanga, fuelled by climate change and exacerbated by medicine shortages.

'No one can replace my friends who died in the accident' - Verena crash survivor

Lying on the side of the road, reeling from the pain of his broken arm, 15-year-old Omphile Molepo watched the taxi he had been travelling in burst into flames.

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‘I sold my taxi to pay my son’s varsity’

2017-05-07 06:01

Stanley Mkhondo sold his taxi four years ago to pay for his son’s registration fees at the University of Pretoria because he believed in the boy’s future.

206 arrests made in six weeks for illegal border crossings - SANDF member

Minister of Defence, Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula, visited South African National Defence Force (SANDF) troops deployed under Operation Corona in Mpumalanga - an operation mandated by Government to protect and defend the territorial integrity of SA. Watch.

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Distraught school principals put on brave faces after horror minibus crash

2017-04-26 08:20

'Let the weak say I am strong,' says the principal who lost four learners in the horrific minibus crash in Mpumalanga in which 20 people recently died.

Families broken by taxi horror

2017-04-23 06:00

The deaths of 19 Mpumalanga pupils who were on their way home from school on Friday have left their families devastated, with bodies still requiring identification

WATCH: Truck driver gets robbed on N4 highway by 'protesters'

Dashcam footage reveals how a truck driver gets stopped on the N4 highway in Mpumalanga by alleged devious thugs pretending to be protesters, and proceed to rob the driver.

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Ramaphosa, Mantashe 'working to divide the ANC' - Mabuza

2017-04-03 10:04

Chairperson of the ANC in Mpumalanga David Mabuza has accused top ANC leaders of setting a bad example after they expressed their unhappiness about President Jacob Zuma's Cabinet reshuffle.

Orphanage children flee as department comes knocking

2017-03-14 15:17

More than 20 children from Ma Esther's Safe Haven Orphanage are allegedly back on the streets after the Department of Social Development visited the unregistered home


Malaria respite in Limpopo and Mpumalanga

2017-05-14 10:37

Cooling weather may ease risk, but this must not lead to complacency.

Farmer reaches settlement with marathon runner he shot

2017-05-11 22:19

A Mpumalanga farmer has reached a settlement with a marathon athlete after he shot him in the neck on Christmas Eve in 2001.

Verena crash survivor relives horrific ordeal

2017-05-10 09:02

Lying on the side of the road, reeling from the pain of his broken arm, 15-year-old Omphile Molepo watched the taxi he had been travelling in burst into flames.

Prisoners go on hunger strike over parole dispute

2017-05-06 07:36

A hunger strike began on Thursday at Barberton Prison in Mpumalanga over parole delays.

AS IT HAPPENED: #VerenaCrash victims 'gone too soon, won't be forgotten' - Motshekga

2017-05-04 14:30

During her address at the memorial service for the young victims of the tragic minibus crash in Verena, Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga said though she may not fully understand the pain the families feel, the 18 pupils who lost their lives won't be forgotten.

A province exploding with potential

2017-04-23 06:30

It might be the second-smallest province in SA, but Mpumalanga is punching way above its weight when it comes to contributing to the country’s economy and potential economic development. The Industrial Development Corporation’s regional manager for the province, Mashweu Matsiela, explains.

Body of Mpumalanga policewoman dumped in bushes

2017-04-20 10:22

A man has been arrested after he led Mpumalanga police to a bushy area where the body of a female officer was found.

ANC MPs must toe party line or be replaced - Mabuza

2017-04-03 10:04

Mpumalanga Premier David Mabuza says there would be no such thing as voting with their conscience for ANC MPs should a request for a motion of no confidence against President Jacob Zuma be granted.

Mollywood is on the rise

2017-03-26 08:44

In Mpumalanga – where the creative arts industry has not exactly boomed yet – local artists have to take extraordinary measures to make their mark in the cut-throat movie business.

SA's 81-year-old 'chicken feather' painter brushes off fame

2017-03-14 12:58

Esther Mahlangu's colourful geometric artwork is exhibited in galleries around the world, but she remains in her South African village unfazed by fame and determined to preserve her ethnic Ndebele culture.

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