Mpumalanga

 
​Plenty of maize, but not a grain to eat: How small farmers went hungry in Limpopo
​Plenty of maize, but not a grain to eat: How small farmers went hungry in Limpopo
In the land of abundance, nothing could have prepared more than 5 000 small-scale farmers for the news that they could lose millions of tonnes of...
Minister's comments have sunk a R27m rescue deal and put Lily Mine at risk
Minister's comments have sunk a R27m rescue deal and put Lily Mine at risk
"Lily Mine remains closed until the container is recovered.” With these words Mineral Resources Minister Mosebenzi Zwane’s words in effect sank...
Over 137 000 attended ANC elections manifesto launches across the country this weekend
Over 137 000 attended ANC elections manifesto launches across the country this weekend
Thousands of African National Congress supporters arrived at the Mpumalanga and Limpopo elections manifesto launches on Sunday. 
Mpumalanga ANC politician spoke of hit list before being killed
Mpumalanga ANC politician spoke of hit list before being killed
When you get involved in ANC party politics in Mpumalanga, you know you may be killed.
Zuma supporters hijack government event
Zuma supporters hijack government event
The African National Congress (ANC) in Mpumalanga hijacked a government event to show their "undying" support for President Jacob Zuma, as Rural...
Gupta mine tests farmers’ resilience
Gupta mine tests farmers’ resilience
"We are told that we should live next to mines and be good neighbours. But they don’t return the favour.”
Greylingstad: The town that could not stand the test of time
Greylingstad: The town that could not stand the test of time
On a hill overlooking Greylingstad in Mpumalanga is a series of whitewashed stones arranged in the letters “SR”. Earlier this year, a group of...
Firefighters grounded in risky season
Firefighters grounded in risky season
Six weeks ago, the South African Civil Aviation Authority (Sacaa) suspended helicopter and small aircraft operating licences for the government-funded job creation programme, Working on Fire, for failure to comply with legal requirements for holders of an air operator...
When the long wait for treatment turns deadly
When the long wait for treatment turns deadly
Johannes Mnguni sits slumped over the kitchen table in his home in Siyabuswa, Mpumalanga. At one end of the sparsely ­furnished room is a plastic...
Phosa: What the butler 'heard'
Phosa: What the butler 'heard'
ANC veteran Mathews Phosa is locked in an ugly public wrangle with his former butler, who accuses him of using theft and fraud charges to...
Mine lays claim to Mpumalanga water catchment area
Mine lays claim to Mpumalanga water catchment area
An Indian company this week declared its intention to mine in a critical water catchment area in Mpumalanga, just one year after the area was...
Money burns in SA's forests of fire
Money burns in SA's forests of fire
When the gusty August winds make their way into Mpumalanga, all it takes is a solitary puff of smoke on the horizon to fill locals with dread....

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