SABC News - Limpopo


Lucas Chuene will appear in court on December 12.
Man appears for double murder of Limpopo boys

Monday 5 December 2016 16:50

Lucas Chuene was arrested together with three traditional healers for the double murder of seven-year-old Petrus Shoka and ten-year-old Samuel Ngobeni last Friday.


Both the crashes were head on collisions.
Four killed in car crashes

Sunday 4 December 2016 08:32

Four people have been killed and 11 others injured in two separate crashes in Limpopo and Gauteng in the past 24 hours.


Frail looking Lundi says he has flu

Sunday 4 December 2016 06:35

Gospel music star Lundi Tyamara who looked frail at SABC Thobela FM Praise & Worship Annual Music Festival at Burgersfort in Limpopo, Saturday night has assured his fans he is well.


Traffic spokesperson Mayenzeke Dada  has appealed to motorists to drive carefully.
Six killed in separate road accidents

Saturday 3 December 2016 13:23

Four people have been killed and two others seriously injured in a collision between a truck and a car in a village in the Vhembe district of Limpopo.


Bertie Villiers was found with multiple gunshot wounds in a pool of blood by his son.
Limpopo farmer murdered

Saturday 3 December 2016 11:32

A 54-year old farmer has been shot and killed at the Spitskop small hosing near Thabazimbi in Limpopo


Court bars "Prophet Doom" from spraying congregants with insecticide

Friday 2 December 2016 17:36

A South African pastor who sprays his congregants with insecticide to supposedly cure their ailments has been ordered to desist by health authorities pending a court appearance.


Four arrested for double murder in Limpopo

Friday 2 December 2016 16:41

Four people, including three sangomas, have been arrested after the bodies of two boys were found at Thokgoaneng in Limpopo.


The pastor allegedly said he has been instructed by God to spray Doom on people to heal them.
Pressure mounts on pastor amid Doom saga

Friday 2 December 2016 09:30

Limpopo Health MEC Dr Phophi Ramathuba says there has to be urgent intervention to ensure that the so called “Doom Prophet” steps down.


Baroka FC goalkeeper, Oscarine Masuluke, has become a social media sensation.
Baroka keeper's stunning goal sets Twitter abuzz

Thursday 1 December 2016 10:45

Baroka FC goalkeeper Oscarine Masuluke netted an acrobatic equaliser when the Buccaneers failed to clear a corner.


The HRC says Lethebo Rabalago of the Mount Zion Christian Assembly Church at Zebediela could be trampling on people's right to dignity.
HRC investigates Doom pastor

Wednesday 30 November 2016 05:32

The Human Rights Commission has launched an investigation to determine if a Limpopo pastor who sprayed Doom into the faces of congregants, was violating their rights.


Overcrowding in prisons a concern: Mogoeng

Tuesday 29 November 2016 14:30

Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng has expressed concern about overcrowding in prisons.


Judge President Ephraim Makgoba.
Polokwane High court official opening takes place

Tuesday 29 November 2016 10:17

The official opening of the High Court in Polokwane in the Limpopo Province will take place Tuesday morning.


Limpopo residents to have better access to Justice services

Monday 28 November 2016 14:33

People in Limpopo will have better access to Justice Services as the Polokwane High Court officially opens its doors on Tuesday.


The judgement was postponed two weeks ago to allow social workers one more week to draft a pre-sentencing report.
Accused awaits judgment in step-father murder case

Monday 28 November 2016 10:51

The Limpopo High Court sitting in Polokwane is expected to deliver judgment in the murder case of a 29-year-old accused of killing his step-father.


The self-proclaimed prophet alleges that he uses this method to heal his church members.
Congregants fully behind doom pastor

Monday 28 November 2016 05:41

Members of the Mount Zion Christian Assembly church in Zebediela, Limpopo have defended their pastor for spraying them with doom insecticide.


Lethebo Rabalago sprayed Doom insecticide in the faces of his congregants as a way of allegedly healing them from different ailments.
EFF disrupts doom pastor's church service

Sunday 27 November 2016 15:05

Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) supporters have disrupted the church service of a self-proclaimed Limpopo prophet and uprooted part of the tent.


The 16 Days of Activism for No Violence Against Women and Children campaign runs from November 25 to December 10.
Abuse is SA's biggest societal problem: NFP Women’s Movement

Friday 25 November 2016 14:08

The National Freedom Party (NFP) Women’s Movement says that the 16 Days of Activism for No Violence Against Women and Children should be a daily campaign and not a one-off event.


President Zuma says each year this day is used to take stock of progress made in the fight against women and children abuse.
Zuma launches 16 Days of Activism against Women and Children Abuse

Friday 25 November 2016 12:34

President Jacob Zuma has officially launched the 16 Day of Activism against Women and Children Abuse in Lebowakgomo in Limpopo.


Zuma to launch 16 days of Activism campaign

Friday 25 November 2016 05:49

President Jacob Zuma will launch the 16 days of no violence against women and children campaign at Lebowakgomo in Limpopo on Friday.


Suspect in leaked matric maths exam paper appears in court

Thursday 24 November 2016 19:38

A Limpopo man accused of leaking an examination question paper has been denied bail by the Giyani Magistrate’s Court.


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