The one positive of this, even if some of it is depressing, is that there'll be life on the other side, writes Adriaan Basson.
More than 200 people have been arrested in the North West for contravening lockdown regulations.
Here are the details of the confirmed coronavirus cases in the North West.
The senior prosecutor in Brits in the North West has received the inquest docket into the death of Parktown Boys' High School pupil Enock Mpianzi, according to Gauteng NPA spokesperson Phindi Mjonondwane.
Two members of the Hawks have died in a gun battle with alleged cash-in-transit robbers in the North West province.
The victim had given the three homeless suspects housing because she felt sorry for them.
Football players ran for their lives on when someone in a BMW X5 drove onto the field of play and tried to run them over.
Two assault cases have been opened after EFF members were removed from the North West legislature during the State of the Province Address.
Xander Bylsma has been found guilty of the murder of Marna Engelbrecht, 17, and Sharnelle Hough 16.
Five schools in the North West province have been shut down and learners were sent home after the provincial government failed to address concerns about a new high school project.
A sleeping one-year-old baby has been snatched from her bed, allegedly by an unknown man, in Jouberton near Klerksdorp.
A 29-year-old man is arrested in Ikageng near Potchefstroom for allegedly biting and stabbing a police officer in a scuffle.
The National Council of SPCAs warned the public not to buy wildlife after three men were arrested and animals rescued along the R556 Sun City Road in North West province.
Questions shroud nearly R7 million in payments from corruption-accused Bosasa to a long-time friend and business associate of ANC MP Supra Mahumapelo, Israel Thebe Thoka.
A North West man gets eight life sentences and 25 years for luring victims by pretending to keep them safe at night while they were on their way home.
Twelve alleged cash-in-transit robbers were arrested five hours after security guards were targeted at a shopping mall in the North West, the police have said.
The mother of Sharnelle Hough, who was murdered at the age of 16 by Xander Bylsma at Hoërskool Stella in North West in May 2018, says she will always hate him for what he did to her daughter.
The father of Xander Bylsma, who was found guilty for murdering his ex-girlfriend and her friend, allegedly assaulted the investigating officer shortly after the judgment was delivered.
Two boys have drowned after going for a swim with some friends in water-filled holes at a construction site near Makwassie, North West, on Tuesday.
Two suspects are in police custody for allegedly killing a police officer and wounding another in Orkney in North West.
Students from the North-West University's Potchefstroom campus are lucky to escape mostly unscathed after a beer tent collapses during a freak storm at a fundraising event. Watch.
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