North West Province

Cops warn Bloemhof residents of 'unnecessary fear' in planned stay away on Monday

2019-10-20 20:17

North West police have warned residents of Bloemhof about a letter encouraging residents to stay away from work on Monday.

Police bust truck driver allegedly ferrying illicit cigarettes worth more than R1m

2019-09-02 19:43

A 43-year old man has been arrested in Madikwe, North West, for the alleged possession of illicit cigarettes, with an estimated value of almost R1.2m.

Ditsobotla municipality denies claims it barred administrator from entering its premises

2019-07-04 21:24

The Ditsobotla Local Municipality that sits in Lichtenburg, North West, has denied claims it is deliberately ignoring a Section 139(1) intervention and that it barred an administrator from entering municipal premises.

ANC's problem with replacing Mahumapelo

2018-04-30 08:05

Replacing Supra Mahumapelo with a premier who is held to ransom by factional interests means the ANC could go into elections without someone who can rally its members in the North West, writes Ralph Mathekga.

Small dorpies the next big thing - North West premier

2016-12-11 12:01

People from rural areas should not only serve as labour reservoirs for the cities, says North West Premier Supra Mahumapelo.

Marikana left behind by ANC, claims Maimane

DA leader digs at majority party during commemorations in Marikana.

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WATCH: Zuma addresses Mbeki's campaigning 'silence'

Addressing journalists during a whistle-stop ANC campaign in Maboloka, north of Brits, on Thursday, president Zuma fielded questions around former president Thabo Mbeki's decision not to campaign for the party. Watch.

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N West unemployment worries trade group

2015-08-23 15:21

The Select Committee on Trade and International Relations has voiced satisfaction with its North West visit, but says unemployment is still too high.

North West community health care workers say 'we don't want bikes, we want more money'

2015-07-23 14:33

The North West’s move to put more than 300 community health workers on bicycles has met resistance from workers and union representatives as they alleged they were never consulted about the bikes – and that they remain underpaid.

Team Sullwalds tighten grip on lead

2014-08-18 10:08

Quintin and Kallie Sullwald have tighten their hold on the Special Vehicle category title race after five rounds of the Donaldson Cross-Country Championship.


7 teens die in North West accident while heading home from soccer tournament

2019-10-20 17:16

Seven teenage boys have been killed in a car accident in Lehurutshe, North West, police have said.

North West man found dead after killing sisters, 11 and 15, wounding their mom

2019-08-20 22:45

A man was found dead after shooting and wounding his girlfriend and killing her two daughters near Rustenburg, North West police said on Tuesday.

Why the ANC in North West could be heading into groundbreaking territory

2018-05-14 08:06

The ANC in North West will most likely not accept the decision to place their franchise under administration, writes Ralph Mathekga.

‘We don’t have economic power’ - Dlamini-Zuma on economic transformation

Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma began her ANC presidential campaign in earnest in the North-West on Tuesday, using Women's Month to highlight the ANC's narratives on land and economic transformation. Watch.

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WATCH: North West traffic cops jam to Mandoza's Nkalakatha

Watch as two traffic officers celebrate the late kwaito star.

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WATCH: Miners pay tribute to Marikana victims, four years on

The Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (Amcu) are commemorating the Marikana massacre in the North-West on Tuesday. Watch.

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Bloody scene as shots fired at NWU

Management suspended classes on North West University's Mahikeng campus on Wednesday, 24 February 2016.

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North West good for beneficiation - committee

2015-08-17 17:20

Local beneficiation could be meaningful in the North West as the province is among the richest in the country, finds a committee on trade.

National Bikes/Quads head for Stella

2015-06-02 11:33

The Kalahari is ready to be rumbled for the second time as the national off-road motorcycles and quads championships heads to the challenging terrain.

North West working to clear municipal debt

2014-06-27 15:22

North West Premier Supra Mahumapelo says part of plans to turn the province around was clearing all debts owed to municipalities.

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