North West

North West schoolgirl set alight in alleged romantic revenge

2015-06-21 22:35

19-year-old schoolgirl Boitumelo Dhlamini was kidnapped, doused with petrol and set alight earlier this week after allegedly being accused of dating someone's boyfriend.

Businessmen complaining about tenders ‘got contracts worth hundreds of millions’

2015-06-03 14:04

The North West government has rubbished claims by some aggrieved local businessmen who allege that they are being denied government contracts because of political favouritism.

Dream Dakar win for North West youngsters

2015-03-30 13:43

Two young off-road drivers from North West now have an opportunity to do the ultimate desert trip - the 2016 Dakar Rally in South America.

Bakkie crash: Another TEN killed

2014-12-09 10:14

Ten more people have died in yet another bakkie crash, this time in North West. When will the ANC start to enforce laws that prohibit the carriage of humans like animals?

Cross-country champs: Twists and turns ahead

2014-09-22 11:16

Production Vehicle stars Anthony Taylor and Dennis Murphy might be leading the title race but two events remain that could change the standings. Who will will be champions?

Effects of mining to be evaluated: Mahumapelo

2014-08-06 18:49

The effects of mining on the environment will be evaluated following the destruction in the North West caused by an earthquake, premier Supra Mahumapelo says.

Bikers respond to 3-into-1 Harties crash

2014-07-31 08:21

On Wednesday, Wheels24 reported on and showed you a video of three bikers in a collision with a Mercedes. The response from our readers has been astounding...

Man beats girlfriend to death, kills self

2014-05-31 17:00

A 33-year-old man has allegedly beaten his girlfriend to death and later turned a gun on himself at Nkaneng informal settlement near Marikana in the North West.

AfriForum rep detained after witnessing sewage spill

2014-04-08 12:11

A community co-ordinator for AfriForum has been detained for trespassing at the Nketoana local municipality in the Free State after he says he witnessed a sewage spillage.

Suzy's crossover SX4 all grown up

2014-03-28 07:51

Suzuki has launched a new, bigger and better SX4 crossover SUV in South Africa. Wheels24's JANINE-LEE GORDON drove the second-generation SX4 in the North West.


‘High-profile arrests imminent’ in fight for lucrative tenders

2015-06-10 15:01

A private investigation could lead to the arrests of some “high profile” people in the North West, according to one of the businessmen who have been complaining about the alleged sidelining of some businesses by the administration led by Supra Mahumapelo.

North West police chief to step down

2015-05-20 06:17

North West police commissioner, Lieutenant-General Zukiswa Mbombo, who was at the helm during the shooting of miners at Marikana, will be leaving the SA Police Service at the end of the month.

Bakkie mayhem: SA death toll climbs

2015-02-02 11:56

No end to the scourge of carrying people like cattle: 8 Jozi people dead in an horrific crash soon after 7 children were killed in KZN.

SA teen wins African 'young driver' contest

2014-09-25 08:52

South African motorsport teen Jordan Pepper has won the International Automobile Federation's African leg of the world 'young driver' programme.

SA solar race: NWU ready to defend title

2014-09-18 08:46

The North West University's new solar car, the Sirius X25 built entirely by students, will defend its title at the 2014 SA Solar challenge.

Did mining cause SA quake?

2014-08-06 15:47

An inquiry should be held into the 5.5 quake to determine the cause and to find out if mining activity triggered the event, an expert says.

Tough battle at Stella 400

2014-06-17 13:58

Off-road motorcycle riders Ross Branch and Brian Baragwanath faced tough battles during Round 4 of the SA National Off-road Motorcycle and Quad Championship in the North West.

Weekend Warriors: 4x4 by night

2014-05-16 10:26

Off-roading is pretty good fun but bundu-bashing at night is even more exciting! Do you have what it takes to be a Weekend Warrior?

Calls to legalise rhino horn trade

2014-04-02 14:32

We should think about legalising the trade of rhino horns says Michael Murphree, a researcher at the North West University, who argues that as a result illegal poaching will decline.

Driver dies, 4 saved in mall flood

2014-03-06 10:59

A woman died and four other people were rescued after their cars were swept away in flooding near a shopping mall. Take note of our survival tips...

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