Mahikeng

Rebel without a pause

For much of his career, motswako rapper Mo’Molemi has attempted to capture and make sense of the precarious position young black people occupy

Empty promises, deferred dreams     affect voting

No water, no jobs, no education and little hope — residents of Kraaipan in the North West haven’t reaped the rewards of voting

VBS needs to be wound up ‘urgently’

Reserve Bank is second to apply for liquidation and it remains to be seen if this causes a delay

What was taken must be returned

Mahikeng locals are still bitter about strongman rule and the kgosi who handed over their land

‘It’s unfounded’ — Lekota’s reaction to being called a sell-out

Mosiuoa Lekota says he will stand firmly by his view that there is no need to amend the Constitution or to expropriate land without compensation

Mahikeng land hearings: Women’s voices will be heard

Smith's announcement was met with ululations and applause from the floor with women from the gallery chanting “one women, one hectare!”

Who killed Ntombizodwa Matthews? Politics, protest & corruption in the North West

A month after she was wheeled out of a North West hospital in a barrow, Ntombizodwa Matthews met her end. Her family blames politics for her death.

Letter of concern: Ongoing health crisis in the North-West province

An open letter from 73 doctors in the North West on the ongoing health crisis in the province

No resolution on Mahumapelo’s future as Ramaphosa urges calm

President Cyril Ramaphosa is in Mahikeng to intervene after days of unrest which has led to one death, scores of arrests and violent protest action

What the North West people want from the ANC

It is the third day of protests in the province, and residents are sustaining a strike action that has seen Mahikeng under complete lockdown

Ramaphosa to ‘lend a hand’ in Mahikeng

The meeting at 12:00 on Friday will be convened with structures of the ANC, the party's leagues, alliance members and the ANC caucus in the North West

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Yeoville can police itself, thank you

In the Johannesburg suburb, neat queues are enforced, physical distances maintained and fights stopped by its community policing forum

Worship during lockdown – in a different way

The bishop uses WhatsApp to share scripture readings, and prayers and comments with all his congregants during the lockdown

Slice of life: ‘People have more compassion’

You know, this coronavirus thing, I just feel, if South Africans can stick together, we’ll get through this

Press Releases

Rahima Moosa Hospital nursing college introduces no-touch facial recognition access system

The new system allows the hospital to enrol people’s faces immediately, using artificial intelligence, and integrates easily with existing access control infrastructure, including card readers and biometrics

Everyone’s talking about it. Even Kentucky

Earlier this year South African fried chicken fast-food chain, Chicken Licken®, launched a campaign for their wallet-friendly EasyBucks® meals, based on the idea of ‘Everyone’s talking about it.’

New energy mix on the cards

REI4P already has and will continue to yield thousands of employment opportunities

The online value of executive education in a Covid-19 world

Executive education courses further develop the skills of leaders in the workplace

Sisa Ntshona urges everyone to stay home, and consider travelling later

Sisa Ntshona has urged everyone to limit their movements in line with government’s request

SAB Zenzele’s special AGM postponed until further notice

An arrangement has been announced for shareholders and retailers to receive a 77.5% cash payout

20th Edition of the National Teaching Awards

Teachers are seldom recognised but they are indispensable to the country's education system

Awards affirm the vital work that teachers do

Government is committed to empowering South Africa’s teachers with skills, knowledge and techniques for a changing world