Boy, 8, dies a week after being pushed down stairs and beaten at Koster school

2019-05-20 11:27

An 8-year-old boy has died in hospital one week after a 17-year-old pushed him down a flight of stairs and beat him.

JB Marks council rejects North West govt's decision to place the municipality under administration

2019-05-16 22:15

The municipality is standing firm in its belief that the province's decision was procedurally flawed

JB Marks Municipality in the North West placed under administration

2019-05-15 05:24

The reasons for placing the municipality under administration are not clear, but it is understood that the reasons relate to service delivery challenges

Man to appear in court for gun, panga attack on ex-girlfriend and her new partner

2019-05-12 20:27

A 34-year-old suspect was arrested for allegedly shooting his ex-girlfriend and her boyfriend in their home near Vryburg.

'I took my vote from the ANC to the DA', says Coligny resident where racial tension is rife

2019-05-08 22:19

In Coligny, a South African farming community ringed by cornfields, white voters arrived in cars to cast their ballots in the high school music hall.

North West school used as voting station torched in service delivery protest

2019-05-07 12:22

North West Community Safety and Transport Management MEC Mpho Motlhabane is determined to get to the bottom of the torching of a school in Kraaipan village and has called for the swift arrest of the perpetrators.

2 suspects accused of killing North West teacher remain behind bars

2019-05-01 16:22

Two suspects have been remanded in police custody after they allegedly killed and robbed a North West teacher.

African Swine Fever detected in the North West

2019-04-11 21:24

Zeerust in the North West has reportedly been hit by an African Swine Fever outbreak.

WATCH: Mozambique spitting cobra rears its head from North West toilet

2019-03-26 07:31

One Pretoria mom got much more than she bargained for during a recent trip to the North West, when a Mozambique spitting cobra unexpectedly reared its head from a toilet her daughter was using.

NSPCA welcomes arrest of suspects in connection with cheetahs' capture

2019-03-19 08:08

The National Council of SPCA (NSPCA) says it is appalled to hear that two cheetahs in the North West were illegally captured, resulting in one of them dying.


JB Marks municipality, North West government to discuss decision to place metro under administration

2019-05-17 16:53

The JB Marks municipality and the North West government have resolved to 'engage further' after a decision by the province to place the council under administration which lead to a week of tit-for-tat between the two entities

Stella murder accused 'cracked' from frustration when making confession

2019-05-15 11:14

Murder-accused Xander Bylsma 'cracked from frustration' when he confessed to murdering his ex-girlfriend and another person in the girls' hostel of Hoërskool Stella in the North West, the court has heard.

ANC North West's battles over National Assembly list continue

2019-05-13 16:53

While the ANC is celebrating its election victory, it has not stopped old battles from resurfacing.

27 people arrested for contravening Electoral Act granted bail

2019-05-10 13:39

Twenty-seven people, arrested in North West for allegedly contravening the Electoral Act, have been released on bail.

UPDATE: 21 arrested in North West since electoral officer's car torched

2019-05-07 13:59

Twenty-one arrests have been made in the North West since an electoral officer's vehicle was torched, national police spokesperson Brigadier Vishnu Naidoo has confirmed.

Six arrested in the North West for torching electoral officer's car as special votes are disrupted

2019-05-07 08:18

Police in the North West have arrested six people for allegedly torching an electoral officer's vehicle in Ganyesa on the day that special votes opened.

How the murder of a teen revived the demons of racism and inequality in SA

2019-04-22 18:12

Not many people had heard of Coligny until 2017, when the murder of 16-year-old Matlhomola Moshoeu by two farmers revived the demons of racism and inequality.

EFF member dies in North West car crash, farmer helps other passengers

2019-04-03 11:48

EFF members were assisted by a farmer when the bakkie they were travelling in rolled on a dirt road en route to a party rally in North West.

NWU finds evidence of plagiarism against two staff members, ten let off the hook

2019-03-21 09:05

Two staff members at North West University have been implicated in a prima facie case of plagiarism and misrepresentation, while no evidence of plagiarism was found against ten university employees.

Police urge parents of North West pupil who was stabbed to lay charges

2019-03-16 13:11

North West police have appealed to parents of a primary school pupil who was allegedly stabbed with a sharp object to come forward.

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