Setlalentoa passes away due to Covid 19

By Ramotswedi Rammutla Mahikeng: The North West University has today announced the passing of the Deputy Vice Chancellor for Community Engagement and operations at the Mahikeng campus. “It is with a heavy heart that I announce the passing away of Prof Marilyn Setlalentoa, the deputy vice-chancellor for community engagement and Mahikeng Campus operations. She passedContinue reading “Setlalentoa passes away due to Covid 19”

Mteigh the hustle princess

By Ramotswedi Rammutla, 14 May 2021 Mahikeng: Twenty nine years old Mmatebogo “Mteigh” Mere is a go getter and ambitious hustle princess. She was born in Kimberley and raised in Mahikeng. A stylist and founder of the brand Mtiegh started her career as a wardrobe stylist for brands like Kaya FM, ABSA, Skip (The clothingContinue reading “Mteigh the hustle princess”

Sekame Road Mural Festival the beautification of Mahikeng

By Ramotswedi Rammutla, 14 May 2021 Mahikeng: The Sekame Road Mural Festival which began on April 26 was set to continue until the end of May with the aim of introducing art in public spaces around the Capital City of the North West. The project presented by Seabe Communication Group is a first of itsContinue reading “Sekame Road Mural Festival the beautification of Mahikeng”

Freedom Camp and Hike 2021, a success

Tsetse: Youth development organisation, Street KID Media Foundation through Tsetse Ville Scouts has thanked all the sponsors and participants of the Freedom Camp and Hike 2021. The liberation route and commemorative programme took place from April 27 to May 1 at the Botsalano Game Reserve. The event began with a 35 KM hike to BotsalanoContinue reading “Freedom Camp and Hike 2021, a success”

NPA to review Mpembe and co-accused acquittal

NPA to review Mpembe and co-accused acquittal By Ramotswedi Rammutla Also read: Former Police commissioner and others in the dock for Marikana massacre Mahikeng: The North West High Court in Mahikeng on Monday, March 29th acquitted General Mzondase Mpembe, Gideon van Zyl, Dingaan Madoda and Oupa Pule of any wrong doing. The four were facingContinue reading “NPA to review Mpembe and co-accused acquittal”

Former Police commissioner and others in the dock for Marikana massacre

Former Police commissioner and others in the dock for Marikana massacre By Ramotswedi Rammutla Mahikeng: The North West High Court will hand down judgment on the trail of General Mzondase Mpembe, Gideon van Zyl, Dingaan Madoda and Oupa Pule who are all former senior police officers in Mahikeng today March 29th. They face charges ofContinue reading “Former Police commissioner and others in the dock for Marikana massacre”

Students continue with Shutdown NWU Mahikeng

Students continue with Shutdown NWU Mahikeng By Ramotswedi Rammutla Mahikeng: The North West University in Mahikeng has remained closed since the start of the student protest on Monday, March 15. The university had met with the SRC on the same day to try and broker a deal to allow university functions to continue. Students whoContinue reading “Students continue with Shutdown NWU Mahikeng”

NW treasury warns of tender scams

NW treasury warns of tender scam By Ramotswedi Rammutla Mahikeng: The North West Provincial Treasury has warned service provider in the mining sector of a possible scam involving a bogus employee who has been requesting cash payments for compliance certification. According to the department; “It has come to our attention that there is a certainContinue reading “NW treasury warns of tender scams”

Rapist sentenced to 20 years by Vryburg Court

Rapist sentenced to 20 years by Vryburg  Court By Ramotswedi Rammutla Vryburg: The Vryburg Magistrate Court handed down a 20 year sentence to Pheello Baikepi fir two counts of rape. Baikepi has been in detention since his arrest on Friday, 1 November 2019. He was linked to the rapes through DNA. “On Saturday, 9 MayContinue reading “Rapist sentenced to 20 years by Vryburg Court”

Three women caught for trying to steal R400 million

Three women caught for trying to steal R400 million By Ramotswedi Rammutla Rustenburg – According to Rustenburg police the formal bail application for three suspects in a R400 million fraud case was postponed to March 24 at the Rustenburg Magistrate Court. “Palesa Montana (27), Natasha Nakedi (33) and Shirinda Mitimba (33) appeared before the RustenburgContinue reading “Three women caught for trying to steal R400 million”