SABC News - Limpopo


Amajita to play two friendly matches against Mali

Tuesday 24 January 2017 19:45

The South African Men’s National Under-20 team (Amajita) has secured two friendly matches against Mali as they build up to the 2017 CAF Under-20 Africa Cup of Nations in Zambia next month.


President Jacob Zuma has predicted a win for the ANC during the 2019 General elections.
Zuma predicts ANC victory in 2019: God on the side of the ANC

Monday 23 January 2017 10:29

President Jacob Zuma has predicted a win for the ANC during the 2019 general elections.


Commissioner from the SAHRC, Andre Gaum, was speaking to the SABC.
SAHRC mulls legal action on undelivered schools texts books

Monday 23 January 2017 10:05

The SAHRC is considering legal action after it has emerged that some schools still have not received their learning materials.


Zuma says the ANC must first put issues of policy behind it before making pronouncements on preferred leaders.
Zuma appeals for patience ahead of the elective conference

Sunday 22 January 2017 20:39

President Jacob Zuma has appealed for patience ahead of the party's national elective conference in December.


President Zuma was speaking at gala dinner at Burgersfort ahead of the ANC's latest 105 years celebrations.
Zuma warns against imposing religious beliefs on the ANC

Sunday 22 January 2017 10:22

President Jacob Zuma has warned ANC members against trying to impose their own religious or political beliefs on the party.  


President Jacob Zuma was speaking at an ANC gala dinner Saturday night.
Zuma calls for an end to infighting in the ANC

Sunday 22 January 2017 06:54

President Jacob Zuma has again called for unity amongst ANC members.


The Mampuru royal family has been hosting the Kgosi Mampuru Day consistently for 19 years.
Bapedi calls on govt. to recognise King Billy Mampuru

Saturday 21 January 2017 20:46

Mampuru royal council has used the annual King Mampuru day celebration to appeal to government to recognise King Billy Mampuru the third as the rightful heir to the Bapedi kingship.


Scopa in the Limpopo legislature is concerned about under spending of the budget in the Department of Public Works, Roads and Infrastructure.
Limpopo’s Public Works Dept is dysfunctional: Scopa

Saturday 21 January 2017 07:52

Chairperson of the Standing Committee on Public Accounts (Scopa) in the Limpopo legislature, Snowy Kennedy, says the Department of Public Works, Roads and Infrastructure is dysfunctional.


Results of 14 learners allegedly accused of cheating on the Maths paper two exam were given to the school on Friday.
Giyani High SGB unhappy with provisional matric results

Saturday 21 January 2017 07:32

The School Governing Body at Giyani High School in Limpopo is unhappy about provisional matric results released by the Basic Education Department.


Scopa in Limpopo concerned about underspending

Friday 20 January 2017 18:03

Scopa in the Limpopo legislature is concerned about underspending of the budget in the Department of Public Works, Roads and Infrastructure.


Mark Scott-Crossley handed himself over to the police in Pretoria on Wednesday.
Scott-Crossley case postponed

Friday 20 January 2017 11:44

Mark Scott-Crossley's court case has been postponed to Friday next week for bail application at a Limpopo court.


Pastor of the Mount Zion General Assembly in Zebediela, Lethebo Rabalago, made headlines for spraying his congregants with Doom.
"Doom" prophet to appear in court

Friday 20 January 2017 10:03

The so-called prophet of DOOM, Lethebo Rabalago is expected to appear in the Polokwane High Court in Limpopo on Friday.


Mark Scott-Crossley allegedly drove over a farm worker several times in December.
Scott-Crossely to appear in court on Friday

Friday 20 January 2017 06:21

Police fugitive and ex-convict, Mark Scott-Crossely is due to appear in the Lenyenye magistrate's court outside Tzaneen in Limpopo Friday morning on a charge of attempted murder.


Progressive Student Movement Secretary General Kabelo Nthekiso says the movement will declare a legal battle against the Education department.
Student Movement calls for Motshekga's resignation

Thursday 19 January 2017 09:01

A Tshwane-based student movement has called for the resignation of Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga.


On Saturday, the Thohoyandou High Court ordered the Department of Basic Education and Umalusi to release the results within 72 hours.
Limpopo College matric results released

Thursday 19 January 2017 05:35

The Department of Basic Education has released the matric results of more than 170 learners of New Era College, a private high school at Malamulele in Limpopo.


Mark Scott-Crossley hands himself over to police

Wednesday 18 January 2017 16:05

Police have denied claims of deliberate intention to deny the media the opportunity to witness and take pictures of the arrest of attempted murder suspect, Mark Scott-Crossley.


44 arrested for public violence in Limpopo

Wednesday 18 January 2017 15:10

Police in Limpopo have arrested 44 people after protesters torched government properties and two schools in the Tshitale area.


The Basic Education Department is racing against time to ensure that the results are released before the end of business on Wednesday.
Limpopo College to release 171 matric results

Wednesday 18 January 2017 08:36

Wednesday is the due date for the Basic Education Department to release the matric results of 171 New Era college learners who have been implicated in exam cheating.


An employee of Ngama lodge in the area, Justice Qebekhulu, and his colleague were fetching firewood, when he was killed by the two lions.
Lion owner regrets killing

Wednesday 18 January 2017 05:53

The owner of two lions that attacked and killed a man outside Hoedspruit in Limpopo, deeply regrets what they did.


 The student body is calling for a shutdown of all TVET colleges.
TVET colleges set for a shutdown

Tuesday 17 January 2017 17:01

The South African Further Education and Training student association says all 800 000 students at TVET colleges around the country will be protesting at their institutions from Thursday this week.


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