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”

Pressure mounts on Lehari PTIT

Ramotswedi Rammutla, 11 September 2020 Mahikeng: Pressure from stakeholders in the transport sector has led to MEC for the Department of Community Safety and Transport Management, Sello Lehari withdrawing his intervention team. This followed appointment of a 12 member team by the department mandated; “to examine and identify challenges faced by the broader transport sectorContinue reading “Pressure mounts on Lehari PTIT”

Religious leaders call for ethical leadership

By Ramotswedi Rammutla, 09 September 2020. Mahikeng:  Religious leaders have called for renewed patriotism in public institutions, this to root out corruption. Which it said was eroding confidence in their ability to mitigate the effect of the global pandemic. This was in reference to allegations of the current COVID 19 expenditure in the North WestContinue reading “Religious leaders call for ethical leadership”

Mahikeng Local Municipality closed due to COVID 19

By Ramotswedi Rammutla 16 July 2020 Mahikeng: The Mahikeng Local Municipality yesterday announced that it will close its offices due to a positive case of COVID 19. “Offices will be closed with immediate effect due to a confirmed case of CVID 19 of one of our staff members who has tested positive for the virus”Continue reading “Mahikeng Local Municipality closed due to COVID 19”