SABC News - Klerksdorp


ANC Secretary-General Gwede Mantashe was speaking during the 24th anniversary of the assassination of Chris Hani in Klerksdorp in the North West.
Tripartite Alliance is divided: Mantashe

Saturday 22 April 2017 13:27

African National Congress Secretary-General, Gwede Mantashe, has acknowledged that the movement is incoherent and divided.


ANCYL wants ABSA to pay back the R2 million bailout it got from government during the apartheid era.
N West ANCYL threatens to mobilise members to vandalise Absa ATMs

Friday 21 April 2017 20:48

The African National Congress Youth League in the North West has threatened to mobilise its members across the province to vandalise Absa ATMs


Hawks investigate human trafficking in Klerksdorp

Wednesday 8 March 2017 21:11

Twenty-four women have been taken in for questioning following a human trafficking raid in Klerksdorp in the North West.


Parents and neighbours are furious and want justice.
Hit and run accidents shock Stilfontein

Monday 13 February 2017 21:13

The small mining town of Stilfontein near Klerksdorp in the North West is in shock after seven people were allegedly knocked down in hit and run accidents.


ANC Secretary-General Gwede Mantashe is calling for unity within the tripartite alliance.
ANC warns SACP against contesting elections independently

Saturday 21 January 2017 21:15

ANC Secretary-General Gwede Mantashe has cautioned the SACP against contesting the elections independently, as this will lead to the division of the tripartite alliance.


The accused is facing charges under the Sexual Offences Act as well as a charge of trafficking in persons.
Man accused of running a N West brothel to appear in court

Wednesday 28 December 2016 07:40

A 34-year-old Nigerian national accused of running a brothel is expected to appear in the Klerksdorp Magistrate’s Court on Wednesday.


Hawks received a tip-off alleging that a premises is being used as a brothel run by foreign nationals.
Hawks rescue 26 women from suspected brothel in North West

Saturday 17 December 2016 06:44

At least 26 women and children were rescued at a suspected brothel in Klerksdorp in the North West on Friday, the Directorate for Priority Crime Investigation (Hawks) said.


Hawks rescue 26 women from suspected brothel in North West

Friday 16 December 2016 19:31

At least 26 women and children were rescued at a suspected brothel in Klerksdorp in the North West on Friday, the Hawks have said.


N. West govt set to end violent crime, gangsterism

Monday 12 December 2016 20:52

The North West government is on a mission to end violent crimes and gangsterism.


NPA's Missing Persons' Task Team says it is investigating the disappearance of about 500 people between 1960 and 1994.
Man claims missing apartheid victims buried in Klerksdorp mine

Tuesday 29 November 2016 07:52

An apartheid-era policeman has claimed that the bodies of ANC activists were dumped in a disused mine shaft in Klerksdorp in the North West.


SACP calls on NPA to drop Gordhan fraud charges

Sunday 16 October 2016 18:00

The SACP has appealed to the NPA head to immediately drop what they called “senseless charges” against Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan, suggesting they are politically motivated.


Both young and old from across the city turned up in numbers to support the breast cancer initiative.
Fun walk aims at creating awareness about breast cancer

Sunday 2 October 2016 15:25

A fun walk to create awareness about breast cancer closed the curtain on the Matlosana Arts and Cultural Exchange Festival.


In 2012, the World Health Organisation cited cancer as one of the leading causes of mortality worldwide.
Organisation making inroads into cancer awareness in the N West

Sunday 14 August 2016 13:26

The organisation, Health Professionals of South Africa believes its new campaign called Awareness Beats Cancer has started to reach out to communities.


Seven aged between 33 and 47 years face charges of murder, attempted murder, business burglary and the Illegal possession of firearms and ammunition.
Seven alleged N West cop killers in court

Monday 25 July 2016 10:53

Seven suspects arrested in connection with the murder of a North West policeman are expected to appear in the Klerksdorp Magistrate’s Court on Monday, the Hawks said.


President Jacob Zuma was addressing scores of ANC members in Klerksdorp in the North West.
Opposition parties do not have what it takes to lead SA: Zuma

Thursday 14 July 2016 16:55

President Jacob Zuma has taken a swipe at the leaders of opposition parties, saying their parties do not have what it takes to lead South Africa.


NW fighting high rate of youth unemployment

Friday 1 July 2016 10:27

The province has a number of initiatives, including a database of youth and their qualifications, to address the high unemployment rate among the youth.


Residents of Klerksdorp say they know about human trafficking incidents taking place in the town.
Human trafficking drive embarked by hawks

Thursday 26 May 2016 17:05

The Hawks in the North West have urged communities in the Matlosana Municipality in the Klerksdorp area, to report human trafficking incidents.


New union idea must be in interests of the workers: Amcu

Monday 2 May 2016 13:20

Trade union Amcu president, Joseph Mathunjwa has warned that the intended trade union federation must not be used to settle scores against Cosatu.


An earthquake measuring 5.5 on the Richter scale occurred in 2014 in North West.
Council on drive to educate communities about earth tremors

Sunday 24 April 2016 11:35

The Council for Geo -Science has embarked on awareness campaign to educate communities on how to cope during an earth tremor.


Countrywide events held to mark Human Rights Day

Monday 21 March 2016 21:10

Political parties and government leaders celebrated Human Rights Day in various provinces across the country.


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