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‘School gives a start in life’

2018-10-17 06:05

You can succeed despite difficult circumstances, poor backgrounds and humble beginnings.

Power could be cut

2018-10-17 06:05

The Phumelela Local Municipality faces power supply interruptions due to failure to pay Eskom.

‘Take FAS seriously’

2018-10-17 06:05

While provincial government recognises National Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (FAS) Awareness Day annually in September, the DA in the Northern Cape is calling on both the health and social sector to take...

Lack of trust alarming

2018-10-17 06:05

The Northern Cape Police’s proactive conduct has proved to be producing good results.

FS players to represent SA

2018-10-17 06:05

The Free State boasts three players in the South African basketball teams that will compete in the African Union Sport Council Region Five Games in Gaborone, Botswana.

UFS laboratory’s accreditation restored

2018-10-17 06:04

Africa’s only World Anti-Do­ping Agency (Wada) accredited doping control laboratory at the University of Free State (UFS) in Bloemfontein has been re-accredited its status.

Wardens honoured

2018-10-17 06:04

It was an emotional day for family and friends of prison wardens who have lost their lives in the line of duty when the Department of Correctional Services in Kuruman unveiled a wall of remembrance...

Sporting talent to be nominated

2018-10-17 06:04

Time is running out for youth who excel in sport to enter for Express Northern Cape and SuperSport Let’s Play Sports Star of the Month competition.

School wins with garden

2018-10-17 06:04

A team of learners led by a dedicated teacher at the Nozala Intermediate School in Phahameng, Bloemfontein, has won the school an exciting prize at this year’s national EduPlant competition.

‘Hit above the mark to hit the mark’

2018-10-17 06:04

Do not underestimate your potential.

Biker cycles to success

2018-10-17 06:03

A mountain biker from Bloemfontein achieved success in the Spur Schools MTB League Inter-Schools final.

Universities’ cooperation sheds light on mental health

2018-10-17 06:03

The University of the Free State’s (UFS) School of Nursing has received funding for research from the Erasmus+ programme of the European Union.

Voting invited

2018-10-17 06:03

The Electoral Commission of South Africa (IEC) advises citizens wishing to cast a special vote in the by-election of Ward 11 in the Ngwathe Municipality on 14 November to apply in time.


ECD training invaluable

2018-10-17 06:05

The importance of Early Childhood Development (ECD), and the role it plays in breaking the cycle of poverty and inequality, is undeniable.

Take (clean) hands against poor hygiene

2018-10-17 06:05

The 2014 General Household Survey (GHS), a nationally representative inquiry into the lives of South Africans, showed that there were over 60 000 cases of childhood diarrhoea per month, and...

Stroke placed in spotlight

2018-10-17 06:05

A stroke, reportedly affecting up to 360 South Africans daily, will be placed in the spotlight in October.


2018-10-17 06:05

“Very successful, with the best growth including more exposure of local talent and an improvement in 2019. as compared to the previous years.”.

Food garden inspires

2018-10-17 06:04

A permaculture food garden at the Tebelelo Primary School in Bloemfontein has been improved to spur the learners on to take the lead in food security.

FS ready for exams

2018-10-17 06:04

The Free State Department of Education has assured safety at all centres where candidates will write the 2018 National Senior Certificate examination.

Team of the year believes in no surrender

2018-10-17 06:04

Maruping United FC came out victorious at this year’s Northern Cape Sports Awards event, beating the teams of the Frances Baard u.12 chess team, the Northern Cape u.14 chess team and the Richmond...

Late politician saluted

2018-10-17 06:04

Pres. Cyril Ramaphosa has sent his condolences to the family of former Mineral and Energy Affairs Minister Roelof “Pik” Botha, who passed away in the early hours of Friday (12/10).

Donors rewarded

2018-10-17 06:04

The South African National Blood Service (SANBS) and Global Citizen have partnered to highlight the importance of donating blood #ForLife.

Rolbalspan hou naam hoog

2018-10-17 06:03

Die Noord-Kaapse o.30-rolbalspan het die provinsie se naam hoog gehou toe hy in Rolbal Suid-Afrika se inter-distrikskampioenskapsbyeenkoms vir o.30-spelers deelgeneem het en boonop in ’n...

Get ready for exams

2018-10-17 06:03

With the National Senior Certificate examination having started and learners heading to examination venues, the bulk of reviewing should now be over, and the limited time available during the...

Does landlord’s death end lease?

2018-10-17 06:03


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