North West

Malema, Amcu at Marikana: 'We cannot heal or forget'

EFF leader Julius Malema and Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (Amcu) president Joseph Mathunjwa say the 2012 Marikana massacre is no different to the 1960 Sharpeville massacre.

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Ditsobotla mayor released as 32 arrested over hostage drama

2017-05-25 08:10

Ditsobotla Local Municipality mayor Daniel Buthelezi and his bodyguards have been released unharmed after being held hostage in the municipal offices, North West police have said.

WATCH: Coligny reeling after violent protests

The violent protests in Coligny were sparked by the death of a 12-year-old boy. Residents claimed a farmer assaulted the boy after finding him in his maize field on Friday, City Press reported. But one local businessman alleged he broke his neck jumping off a moving bakkie.

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Mourners turn out in numbers to pay tribute to tiny giant, Ontlametse

2017-04-21 08:18

Mourners have turned out in their numbers to say their last goodbyes to Ontlametse Phalatse as her coffin left her home for one last time.

WATCH: ANC North West stands behind Molefe

2017-02-21 12:59

Former Eskom CEO Brian Molefe will be sworn in as a Member of Parliament on Wednesday. Watch live as the ANC in the North West rally behind Molefe.

Zuma has wind knocked out of his sails

2016-12-16 20:32

President Jacob Zuma wanted to talk about the importance of racial harmony, but then the wind ripped up the marquee in which he was speaking at a Reconciliation Day event .

Small dorpies the next big thing - North West premier

2016-12-11 12:01

People from rural areas should not only serve as labour reservoirs for the cities, says North West Premier Supra Mahumapelo.

AG report: These are SA's 3 worst performing provinces

2016-11-17 13:32

Three provinces did not improve their audit outcomes in the past three years, according to the recent audit report.

WATCH: North West traffic cops jam to Mandoza's Nkalakatha

Watch as two traffic officers celebrate the late kwaito star.

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Malema: Jesus has come to Marikana

Julius Malema says the EFF has always been with the people of Marikana.

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WATCH: Calm returns to Ditsobotla municipality following hostage drama, arson

A section of the Lichtenburg municipality building was set alight and the mayor held captive by a group of disgruntled residents on Wednesday evening. This was the scene the morning after. Watch.

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More violence as Coligny accused are granted bail

Three houses have been set alight and property damaged as Coligny residents continue to protest following the the death of a teenage boy.

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'Heartbroken' Coligny shop owner closes business for good after riots

The alleged murder of a 12-year old boy in Coligny sparked violent protests, looting and destruction of property in the North-West town on Tuesday. News24 spoke to some of the shop owners that were affected. Watch.

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North West violent protests shut down Botswana border

2017-03-19 06:01

The ANC has itself to blame for the ongoing service-delivery protests, says the governing party’s alliance partner, the SA National Civic Organisation (Sanco)

Grandparents shot while babysitting in North West home invasion

2016-12-21 09:45

Grandparents babysitting their grandchildren have been shot in what is believed to be a house robbery in Umgeni Road in Lethabong, North West province.

Zuma unhurt after tent collapse as Day of Reconciliation event cancelled

2016-12-16 15:25

President Jacob Zuma is unhurt after a tent in which he was delivering a Day of Reconciliation address collapsed during a storm in the North West, says the Presidency.

Unearthing good business prospects

2016-11-20 06:01

The Industrial Development Corporation’s David McGluwa unpacks the best opportunities for intrepid entrepreneurs in North West.

Groot Marico residents given title deeds to houses

2016-10-01 20:14

A total of 360 title deeds have been handed over to disadvantaged communities in Groot Marico, the North West Department of Local Government and Human Settlements has said.

Four years on: need to know on Marikana

What happened at Lonmin's platinum mine in Marikana in 2012.

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Marikana left behind by ANC, claims Maimane

DA leader digs at majority party during commemorations in Marikana.

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