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Review your insurance cover now

2020-04-01 06:05

As South Africa is in lockdown in a bid to prevent the uncontrollable spread of Covid-19, you’re likely to find yourself at home with a lot more time on your hands. With any travel and entertainment...

Defensive driving can avert danger

2020-04-01 06:04

Although roads are quiet during the lockdown period, road rage and other day-to-day traffic dangers are still a reality.

Why is fixed-term benefit different?

2020-04-01 06:03


Unlocking economic growth

2020-04-01 06:03

Entrepreneurship has a vital role to play in combating unemployment. Equipping students with an entrepreneurial mindset, is therefore a high priority, with ‘entrepreneurial thinking’ one of the...

Nine free of Covid-19

2020-04-01 06:03

There is a ray of hope for the Free State in the battle against the coronavirus (Co­vid-19) as nine patients have fully recovered. They were among the first cases confirmed by the provincial...

Granny (100) grateful to still be alive

2020-04-01 06:03

Living to be 100 years old is rare and deserves a special celebration.

Creatives can apply for funding

2020-04-01 06:02

Registered arts organisations and individual arts practitioners having innovative projects needing funding are encouraged to apply to the National Arts Council (NAC). Funding is for 2020 projects.

Do not bank on

2020-04-01 06:02

Government and financial service providers are looking at ways to mitigate the inevitable impact the Covid-19 lockdown will have on the nation’s pockets, but consumers should not bank on payment...

UFS appoints new chancellor

2020-04-01 06:02

The University of the Free State (UFS) has appointed Prof. Bonang Mohale as the new chancellor.

Matriculant entrepreneur initiative launched

2020-04-01 06:00

The Central University of Technology, Free State (CUT) has teamed up with private two entities to foster entrepreneurship among Grade 12 learners.

Zoo animals find sanctuary

2020-04-01 06:00

Zoo animals find sanctuary

Catch-up plans discussed

2020-04-01 06:00

The Free State MEC for Education, Tate Makgoe, announced the department’s recovery measures to compensate for lost school time due to the Coronavirus pandemic (Covide-19). He was speaking on...

Nominations awaited

2020-03-25 06:04

SuperSport Let’s Play, in collaboration with Express, is looking for youths who excel in sport.


Call made on congregates to get screened

2020-04-01 06:04

The Free State Department of Health is searching for about 1 259 contacts, members of three churches in Bloemfontein, to get screened for the coronavirus (Covid-19). This is the department’s effort to...

Covid-19: Asthmatics should take precautions

2020-04-01 06:04

Are you at further risk of Covid-19 being an asthmatic? The World Health Organisation says yes.

Celtic player lives her dream

2020-04-01 06:03

Gutsy Bloemfontein Celtic women’s team defender Bambanani Mbane’s rise to stardom has been a long time coming.

Africa 5’s football competition to be held at later date

2020-04-01 06:03

The 2020 Africa 5’s football competition will be staged later this year when the pandemic coronavirus (Covid-19) threat has been cleared.

Government concerned by lack of adherence to lockdown

2020-04-01 06:03

The clarion call for the public to practise social distancing in an effort to curb the rapid spread of the coronavirus seems to have fallen on deaf ears.

Four await trial date

2020-04-01 06:03

The trial of four alleged armed robbers will continue in the Wepener Regional Court on a date yet to be confirmed.

Emerging artists’ paintings on view

2020-04-01 06:02

The Art Bank of South Africa’s annual exhibition of the best artwork by local artists is still open to the public for free viewing at the Oliewenhuis Art Museum.

School wins big with competition

2020-04-01 06:02

School wins big with competition

Complaints can still be lodged

2020-04-01 06:01

The Independent Police Investigative Directorate (IPID) has issued emergency numbers for complaints against the police during the Covid-19 lockdown.

Mangaung still provides key services

2020-04-01 06:00

The Mangaung Metro Municipality, through its joint operation centre, continues to render essential services during the Covid-19 lockdown.

Pacofs suspends operations for now

2020-04-01 06:00

The Performing Arts Centre of the Free State (PACOFS) announced that its programmes including business operations are suspended for the duration of the national lockdown of 21 days. This is an...

Newspaper takes safety precautions seriously

2020-03-25 06:05

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