96 Barberton prison 'lifers' go on hunger strike

2018-01-12 15:39

Ninety-six inmates of Barberton Prison, in Mpumalanga, who are serving life sentences, have gone on a hunger strike because of what an inmate described as "unfair delays of the processes of parole consideration", GroundUp has reported.

#JusticeforMthunzi goes viral after alleged racial attack

2018-01-10 13:44

An alleged racial attack has led Twitter users to start the hashtag #JusticeforMthunzi after a 21-year-old man landed up in the Intensive Care Unit on January 6.

High praise for rural maths guru who taught from under a tree

2018-01-05 19:54

Although Mpumalanga's matric pass rate has decreased from 77.1% to 74.8%, the Department of Education has recognised a maths guru in Bushbuckridge, who has been tutoring for about 28 years, for the contribution he has made.

More than 100 accident-related deaths in Mpumalanga since December 1

2017-12-26 21:11

Mpumalanga has recorded more than 550 accidents between December 1 and Christmas, resulting in 111 fatalities - 33 of which were pedestrians.

Police officer nabbed after releasing suspected thief

2017-12-23 22:34

A police officer has been arrested for defeating the ends of justice after he released a suspect who had been arrested for theft.

Farmer killed in shoot-out during robbery

2017-12-23 16:12

Police have arrested five men following a shoot-out on a farm in Mooihoek, Mpumalanga which ended in the killing of a 66-year-old farmer.

Rumours of dodgy deals plague Mabuza, Magashule

2017-12-19 18:03

Free State Premier Ace Magashule and his counterpart from Mpumalanga, David Mabuza, take up their newly attained positions in the ANC’s top 6, following years of rumours about allegedly corrupt dealings in their home provinces.

High Court expected to hear Mpumalanga ANC 'unity' vote matter

2017-12-12 06:12

A court application by ANC presidential hopeful Mathews Phosa to stop Mpumalanga branches that nominated "unity" for the ANC's top six positions from attending the party's national elective conference is expected to be heard in court.

Bail application of #CoffinAssault duo denied

2017-12-07 09:40

Theo Jackson and Willem Oosthuizen have been denied bail in the Middelburg Magistrate's Court following an application for leave to appeal their sentences in the Supreme Court of Appeal.

Mpumalanga couple tied up, robbed on farm

2017-12-04 13:35

Mpumalanga police have launched a manhunt for two suspects who attacked and robbed a couple at a farm in White River.


ANC deputy chief whip's husband in court for allegedly faking a hijacking

2018-01-11 10:05

The husband of the ANC’s deputy chief whip has appeared in court in connection with allegations that he faked a hijacking.

Man with severely injured penis sought over rape of pregnant woman

2018-01-10 11:13

Health institutions have been asked to be on the lookout for a man with a severely injured penis after a pregnant woman he had raped, in full view of her 5-year-old son, bit his genitals.

Woman caught allegedly smuggling R3.6m of heroin at Lebombo border

2018-01-04 15:50

A woman has been arrested and 3.6kg of heroin was seized at the Lebombo border in Mpumalanga, according to the South African Revenue Service.

Two killed, two seriously injured in Mpumalanga hit-and-run

2017-12-26 08:03

A driver allegedly hit four pedestrians, killing two and seriously injuring the other two in a hit-and-run accident in the Madadeni area of Mpumalanga.

5 killed, 3 seriously injured in car crash

2017-12-23 21:29

A 10-year-old child is among five people who died after two cars collided on a highway in Mpumalanga.

Major truck crash blocks N2 near Sheepmore, Mpumalanga

2017-12-20 07:28

A horror crash on the N2 road near Sheepmore involving two trucks has forced road users to use alternative routes.

Martin family still seeking closure after mother's suspicious death

2017-12-15 06:16

The family of a woman, who was the only crucial witness in a murder investigation, is still seeking closure more than a year after her death.

Coffin case 'has been affecting me emotionally' - Victor Mlotshwa

2017-12-07 15:53

Coffin assault victim Victor Mlotshwa says returning to court and seeing his attackers fighting for freedom has been an emotionally taxing ordeal.

Mpumalanga ANC denies Mabuza has a 'private army'

2017-12-06 22:06

The ANC's structures in Mpumalanga lashed out at their former leader and ANC presidential hopeful Mathews Phosa, after he claimed that Mpumalanga ANC chairperson David Mabuza was using a "private army" to intimidate members.

Soccer club administrator caught clocking 175km/h

2017-12-03 20:37

A popular football club administrator is expected to appear in the Nelspruit Magistrates Court after he was nabbed for speeding over the weekend.

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