Over 30 artists taking part at Sekame Road Festival

By Ramotswedi Rammutla Mahikeng: The Sekame Road Mural Festival which began on April 26 was still continuing the main aim of the event is to introduce art in public spaces around the Capital City of the North West. The buzz of the festival is reaching fever pitch as artist are gradually completing their art work.Continue reading “Over 30 artists taking part at Sekame Road Festival”

Dieza releases his latest beat tape

By Ramotswedi Rammutla Rustenburg: Moruleng based music producer Thabiso “Deiza” Makgatho has recently release his latest project. The 6 track instrumental EP was released on May 16. The EP is titled “Deiza, Winta Pack”. “I have not been producing beats for the longest time and at the beginning of the year I thought to comebackContinue reading “Dieza releases his latest beat tape”

JZ gets 15 months jail term from the ConCourt

Mahikeng: Former president Jacob Zuma may be the first former president in South Africa to go to jail since democratic South Africa. He remains one of the most controversial presidents the country has ever had, his tenure is riddled with allegations of corruption. This is what led to the establisment of the Judge Raymond ZondoContinue reading “JZ gets 15 months jail term from the ConCourt”

Life sentence for serial rapist

By Ramotswedi Rammutla Moretele: The Moretele Regional Court has handed a life sentence with an additional 30 years for multiple counts of rape to Benjamin Bapela. He was sentenced 10 year imprisonment on count two, 15 years on count three, four and five and life imprisonment in respect of all five rape charges. He wasContinue reading “Life sentence for serial rapist”

Rhino horns dealers arrested in Vryburg

By Ramotswedi Rammutla Mahikeng: Two suspects were arrested for dealing in Rhino Horns worth R2.4 million in Vryburg recently by the Hawks’ through a covert operation. The 72 and 31 year old males were arrested during a buy and bust operation where they allegedly attempted to sell Rhino horns. The suspects’ vehicle was searched andContinue reading “Rhino horns dealers arrested in Vryburg”

Parent appears in court for assaulting teacher in Tsetse Village

By Ramotswedi Rammutla Mahikeng: South African Democratic Teachers Union SADTU has condemned the actions of a parent who assaulted a teacher at Phera Primary School in Tsetse Village in Mahikeng. The video that went viral from June 14 has sparked mixed reactions from people on Social media and has shocked many members of civil societyContinue reading “Parent appears in court for assaulting teacher in Tsetse Village”

ANC NDC gives Supra and Bitsa a lifeline

By Ramotswedi Rammutla Mahikeng: The African National Congress (ANC) National Disciplinary Committee (NDC) has on June 25 taken the suspension of Supra Mahumapelo and Bitsa Lenkopane on review. This is to give the two a chance to come plead their case within 15 days. The two had been suspended for 5 years on April 27Continue reading “ANC NDC gives Supra and Bitsa a lifeline”

Title deeds for Mahikeng RDP beneficiaries

Mahikeng: North West MEC for Human Settlements, Mmoloki Cwaile, says the province still needs more than 200 000 government provided RDP houses for the homeless. Cwaile together with Mahikeng Local Municipality Mayor, Betty Diakanyo, on Thursday handed over more than 1000 title deeds to community members of Extension 39 in Mahikeng. Cwaile said the housingContinue reading “Title deeds for Mahikeng RDP beneficiaries”

Help find Rorisang Seribetso

Ga-Rankuwa: The South African Police Services in the North West has asked for assistance in locating Rorisang Seribetso (17) of Springs Section, Mmakau village near Ga-Rankuwa. Rorisang was last seen on Tuesday June 15 going to school. The community is asked to come forward with any information by contacting the Investigating Officer, Detective Sergeant GregoryContinue reading “Help find Rorisang Seribetso”

Youth Day:- “We are capable of being leaders”

By Ramotswedi Rammutla Mahikeng: Youth month is set as a time to reflect on the role of young people in the society. Their voices are loud their aspirations aggressive and sometimes radical. It is this youth who have waged an offensive about free education who continue to challenge and speak truth to power. Like thoseContinue reading “Youth Day:- “We are capable of being leaders””