Drowned Parktown Boys' High pupil's parents could not afford life jacket - report

2020-01-19 12:03

Enoch Mpianzi's parents had to borrow the R800 it cost to send him to the Parktown Boys' High School orientation camp where he lost his life, but could not afford a life jacket.

North West school transport operators fail to collect and drop pupils

2020-01-18 11:21

Some North West school transport operators have failed to collect and drop pupils since schools reopened three days ago.

UPDATE | Missing Parktown Boys' pupil last seen when makeshift raft overturned in river

2020-01-17 10:24

Enock Mpianzi, the 13-year-old Parktown Boys' High School pupil who went missing at a Grade 8 orientation camp near Brits in North West, was last seen when a makeshift raft he and other boys were on overturned on the Crocodile River.

UPDATE | Man arrested for murder of 83-year-old reverend in North West

2020-01-17 09:10

North West police have arrested a 23-year-old man for the murder of 83-year-old Reverend Joseph Hollanders, whose body was discovered at his house on his church's premises in Bodibe Village.

North West mom and daughter found murdered in dining room and bath

2020-01-14 10:16

The bodies of a 68-year-old woman and her 34-year-old daughter have been found lying in pools of blood in their home in Lesetlheng Section, North West police have said.

Seven North West children found after going missing while swimming in local river

2020-01-09 19:37

Seven children who were reported missing in Madibogo, North West, have been found unharmed, police have said.

Four arrested after being found in possession of lion bones

2020-01-08 18:11

Four people are expected to appear in the Mahikeng Magistrate's Court after they were found in possession of lion bones.

Traffic officer discharged from hospital after being run over by taxi

2020-01-06 13:50

North West traffic officials are investigating an accident which led to one of their own being run over by a taxi while on duty.

North West couple in court for allegedly calling cop the k-word

2020-01-02 17:21

A North West couple have appeared in the Ventersdorp Magistrate’s Court for allegedly using the k-word against a local police officer.

Boy, 3, who went missing while walking his dog, found dead

2019-12-31 20:58

A three-year-old boy who went missing while walking his dog in a North West town has drowned.


Parktown Boys camp tragedy: Enoch Mpianzi was so excited about school trip, he couldn't sleep

2020-01-19 07:16

Enoch Mpianzi was so excited about attending Parktown Boys' High School and its Grade 8 orientation camp that he couldn't sleep the night before.

Teen arrested for allegedly killing fellow pupil outside North West school

2020-01-17 19:59

A 17-year-old female pupil has been arrested after she allegedly killed another pupil in Atamelang near Delareyville in the North West.

Parktown Boys' pupil who went missing during 'water activity' at orientation camp named

2020-01-17 09:54

The Parktown Boys' High School pupil who went missing during a "water activity" at a Grade 8 orientation camp near Brits in North West has been identified.

Two NWU astronomers part of star-studded team focusing on previously unknown star bursts

2020-01-14 11:09

Two astronomers from North West University are part of a star-studded research team from 15 countries that has observed star bursts – or growth spurts – previously unknown to humankind, providing a rare glimpse into how high-mass stars grow even larger.

Schweizer-Reneke up for grabs in by-election

2020-01-14 06:22

The North West's Mamusa Municipality - which includes the town of Schweizer-Reneke - will elect its new council on Wednesday after the previous one was dissolved.

Suspect arrested in connection with murder of Northern Cape cop

2020-01-09 15:56

Arrest made after Constable Stephano Nico Visagie, 28, was murdered. He was visiting a friend and had apparently decided to spend the night.

North West man in court for rape, murder of 15-year-old girl

2020-01-07 11:43

A 40-year-old North West man is expected to appear again in the Bofokeng Magistrate's Court in Rustenburg for allegedly kidnapping, raping and killing a 15-year-old girl.

WATCH: Eight lions killed in North West 'poisoning'

2020-01-04 10:46

The lions were found with their snouts and paws removed.

Fewer fatalities on North West roads in 2019

2020-01-02 12:45

The North West has had fewer road fatalities in 2019 compared to the previous year, according to provincial officials.

WATCH | Bogus cops hijack truck near Potchefstroom

2019-12-31 12:04

Fake police officers, travelling in a white 4x4 bakkie, effortlessly pulled over an unsuspecting truck driver before hijacking his vehicle. Watch.

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