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”

Residents blockade roads in Moshawane and Lokaleng villages

By Ramotswedi Rammutla, 14 May 2021 Mahikeng: The community of ward 6 in Mahikeng Friday, May 14 barricaded roads leading in and out and adjacent to the communities. In Moshawane Village, they had since the early hours barricaded the R503 regional route leading to Mmabatho from the Ramatlabama Border post. They had used passing truck’sContinue reading “Residents blockade roads in Moshawane and Lokaleng villages”

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”

Mahikeng teacher features Rapper Emtee on a song

By Ramotswedi Rammutla Mahikeng:  Sefako Machidza better know as teacher “Dala-Dala, Chairman or tang (a term used for superstar in Setswana slang)” to his grade 12 learners at Molelwane Secondary School in Mahikeng; has made waves after he featured famous rapper Emtee the Hustler on his latest single SBWL release on March 3. SBWL aContinue reading “Mahikeng teacher features Rapper Emtee on a song”

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”

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”

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”

Double murder devastates Mahikeng family

By Ofentse Letlape July 2, 2020 Mahikeng: Nothing could have prepared the Ndabambi family for two deaths at the same time, especially not when the origin of those is a family member’s actions. But now this family is preparing for a double funeral. The Ndabambis lost 24-year-old Boitumelo Ndabambi and her cousin 27-year-old Molwantwa NdabambiContinue reading “Double murder devastates Mahikeng family”