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”

Supra calls for removal of Dodovu

By Ramotswedi Rammutla Mahikeng: Member of parliament Supra Mahumapelo has called for China Dodovu to be removed as chairperson of the Adhoc Committee on the Section 100 intervention into the North West. The committee was established to review the intervention in the province and make recommendations to parliament. The province has since been under administrationContinue reading “Supra calls for removal of Dodovu”

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”

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”