NGAKA MODIRI MOLEMA PROVIDES LOCAL MUNICIPALITIES WITH NEW SERVICE VEHICLES R 5.2 MILLION TO ITS LOCALS

Tswaing: The Executive Mayor of Ngaka Modiri Molema District Municipality Cllr Kumolo Molefe has on the 20th of July 2022 handed over a Cherry Picker and two (2) Waste Compactor Trucks to Tswaing Local Municipality under the leadership of Mayor Norah Mahlangu as well as another Cherry Picker for Mahikeng Local Municipality. Tswaing Local MunicipalityContinue reading “NGAKA MODIRI MOLEMA PROVIDES LOCAL MUNICIPALITIES WITH NEW SERVICE VEHICLES R 5.2 MILLION TO ITS LOCALS”

A SCHOOL KITCHEN BURNT DOWN AT GAETSHO SECONDARY SCHOOL

Lichtenburg: The community of Boikhutso Township near Lichtenburg has woken up to a disappointing incident of a burnt kitchen, storeroom and tuck shop at Gaetsho Secondary School on Wednesday, 17 August 2022. It is alleged that on Tuesday night on the 16 August 2022, at around 20:00 the principal received a call from a communityContinue reading “A SCHOOL KITCHEN BURNT DOWN AT GAETSHO SECONDARY SCHOOL”

Long hand of the law catches up with former senior traffic department official

Phokeng: The Bafokeng Magistrates’ Court postponed a case against Levy Ikaneng, a former senior official at the Provincial Traffic Department, to 20 April 2022 for further investigations. Ikaneng is charged with two counts of negligent driving and failure or refusal to give blood/breath sample, both charges being in contravention of the Road Traffic Act. Ikaneng,Continue reading “Long hand of the law catches up with former senior traffic department official”

MAAPE MEETS STAKEHOLDERS IN THE TOURISM SECTOR

By Bonolo Mohlakoana MAHIKENG: Efforts by North West Provincial Government to resuscitate the economy post Covid-19 pandemic are ongoing as Premier Kaobitsa Bushy Maape accompanied by MEC for Economic Development, Environment, Conservation and Tourism Kenetswe Mosenogi, meet with stakeholders in the tourism sector. The primary objective of the meeting is to discuss strategies in which theContinue reading “MAAPE MEETS STAKEHOLDERS IN THE TOURISM SECTOR”

MAAPE ENGAGES AGRICULTURAL SECTOR STAKEHOLDERS in RUSTENBURG

By Bonolo Mohlakoana Rustenburg – Agriculture is one the key drivers of the economy in North West. It contributes 2.9 % to the GDP in the provincial economy. The province is also the third largest producer of maize and this translates into seventeen (17%) percent of maize produced in South Africa.  While the province is leadingContinue reading “MAAPE ENGAGES AGRICULTURAL SECTOR STAKEHOLDERS in RUSTENBURG”

Strengthening existing partnership critical for effective development of North West communities

By Bonolo Mohlakoana Mahikeng – The North West Provincial leadership is confident that the visit by the United States Consul General Mr Vincent Spera and his delegation will ultimately facilitate improved collaboration and delivery of services to the people of the province. This emerged following the meetings held between the Consul General and the executive leadershipContinue reading “Strengthening existing partnership critical for effective development of North West communities”

Get on the line up, Spring Brake 2021

By Ramotswedi Rammutla Mahikeng:  Street KID Media Foundation has announced the opening of the Auditions for the Bakwena Baga Molopyane Heritage Week 2021. The festival which will be held differently in 2021; auditions will open to those wishing to perform and form part of the line up for the annually hosted provincial event. The weekContinue reading “Get on the line up, Spring Brake 2021”

Mabale to present Setswana screenwriting workshop

By Ramotswedi Rammutla Mahikeng: The Writers Guild of South Africa, WGSA will from September 10th to 12th host an Indigenous screenwriting programme for Setswana. The programme will be presented by WGSA vice chairperson Tshenolo Mabale at the Mmabana Foundation in Mmabatho from Friday September 10 at 14:00; she will share her experience with participants interestedContinue reading “Mabale to present Setswana screenwriting workshop”

Why Mokgoro had to go?

By Ramotswedi Rammutla Who is Bushy Maape ? Mahikeng: Premier Kaobitsa Abel Bushy Maape (64) is the incumbent for the premier position in the North West province.  Maape is an academic and a former Robben Island prisoner. He holds seniority in the ANC for his antiapartheid struggle credential. He was one of the first sixContinue reading “Why Mokgoro had to go?”