NW Provincial Treasury to perform lifestyle audits

.. By Ramotswedi Rammutla Mahikeng: MEC for finance Motlalepule Rosho announced in her budget speech that there is a process to appoint a service provider to perform lifestyle audits in the province. This includes the establishment of a forensic unit to investigate corruption in government. Addressing the North West Provincial Legislature Rosho pronounced; “In responseContinue reading “NW Provincial Treasury to perform lifestyle audits”

Supra won’t vote for Mokwebane commission

Mahumapelo will not vote in favour of an idependent panel report against Public Protector. By Ramotswedi Rammutla Mahikeng: North West representative at the National Assembly, Supra Mahumapelo will not vote with the African National Congress in parliament to establish a commission to investigate the fitness of estranged Public Protector Busisiwe Mokwebane to hold office. TheContinue reading “Supra won’t vote for Mokwebane commission”

NPA calls for more investigation on Khune murder

By Ramotswedi Rammutla 08 March 2021 Also read…. Minor appears in child court for Khune murder Mahikeng: The murder case of Mapula Khune took a 360 turn this morning with the National Prosecuting Authority NPA. Returning the docket for further investigation. This follows the arrest of a suspect on Friday, 05 March 2021 in Ventersdorp. FollowingContinue reading “NPA calls for more investigation on Khune murder”

SPCA to investigate case of animal cruelty against NW CPA

By Ramotswedi Rammutla 06 March 2021 Mahikeng: The Carltonville SPCA was currently investigating a case of animal cruelty after thousands of chickens were found dead in their cages at a farm in Ventersdorp. The poultry project located on one of the farms belonging to the Bakwena Baga Molopyane Communal Property Association – Uitkyk CPA, seemedContinue reading “SPCA to investigate case of animal cruelty against NW CPA”

Minor appears in child court for Khune murder

Ramotswedi Rammutla 07 March 2021 Mahikeng: As family, friends and residents in Ventersdorp are still grappling with the gruesome murder of Mapula Khune. What still remains a mystery  is the reasons behind the act.The 27 years old Khune was found burned in a backroom at her home in Tshing Township. The main suspect a 17Continue reading “Minor appears in child court for Khune murder”

Motswako as a form of expression promotes linguistics and storytelling

By Ramotswedi Rammutla, 11 September 2020. Mahikeng: In this heritage month edition, we talk to one Maftownian who needs no introduction, Tumelo Kepadisa better known as Tuks Senganga. To better understand an individual you need to revisit their roots; a descendant of the great Barolong tribe of Mahikeng with his forefather Mathakgong Kepadisa; who ThekisoContinue reading “Motswako as a form of expression promotes linguistics and storytelling”

Tavern murder suspect rescued from Mob justice

Tlokwe: The South African Police Service in Potchefstroom apprehended a murder suspect after he was saved by an off duty police officer from a mob of community members. The incident took place at Kopano Tavern in the Central Business District (CBD) on Monday September 07. According to police statements the suspect allegedly met with theContinue reading “Tavern murder suspect rescued from Mob justice”

Zeerust police station closed due to COVID 19

Zeerust: The South African Police Service has announced that the Zeerust police station was currently closed due to one of its member having tested positive for Covid-19. The station will be operating from a mobile CSC placed in front of the station, as a contingency. The station can be reached on 0609879878 or 0609879880 asContinue reading “Zeerust police station closed due to COVID 19”

Political parties call for Makolomakwa’s head

Ramotswedi Rammutla, 11 September 2020 Mahikeng: Following allegations of misappropriation of COVID 19 relief funding the Executive Mayor, Justice Makolomakwa of the Ngaka Modiri Molema District Municipality faces a motion of no confidence from the Economic Freedom Fighter as well as rumors of a call to step down by factions within his party the AfricanContinue reading “Political parties call for Makolomakwa’s head”

Mohono hands over meat for COVID 19 relief

By Ramotswedi Rammutla , 11 September 2020 Tlokwe: The Department of Agriculture and rural development on Thursday, September 10 handed over 31 culled cattle to the Department of Social Development. The department said the meat was to meet food shortages experienced by impoverished families through the COVID 19 Lockdown period. MEC Desbo Mohono handed theContinue reading “Mohono hands over meat for COVID 19 relief”