SABC News - Limpopo


Eskom expects everything to be back to normal on Friday.
Medupi workers ready to go back to work: Numsa

Thursday 26 March 2015 20:37

Trade union Numsa in Lephalale, Limpopo, says about 3 000 members at Eskom's Medupi Power Station are ready to return to work


Medupi protesting workers expected back at work on Friday

Thursday 26 March 2015 15:00

About 8 000 workers who embarked on an illegal march at the Medupi Power Station in Limpopo on Wednesday are expected to start returning to work on Friday.


Numsa's Medupi members want retrenchments of workers to be halted with immediate effect.
Numsa protests against Medupi

Thursday 26 March 2015 05:50

Numsa members working at the Medupi power station in Lephalale, Limpopo, marched against Eskom demanding better working conditions,  the union said on Wednesday.


Numsa protests against Medupi

Wednesday 25 March 2015 19:44

Numsa members working at the Medupi power station in Lephalale, Limpopo, marched against Eskom demanding better working conditions, the union said on Wednesday.


Minister Collins Chabane died in a car crash more than a week ago.
Man behind Chabane assassination claim apologises

Wednesday 25 March 2015 15:47

The man who posted an allegation on Facebook that the late Public Service and Administration Minister Collins Chabane was assassinated has apologised to the Chabane family and the ANC.


Police have been asked to investigate the claims made about the late Public Service Minister, Collins Chabane's death
Chabane’s family lays complaint against Facebook user

Tuesday 24 March 2015 20:31

The family of the late Collins Chabane has laid a complaint against a Facebook user who claims that the collision which claimed the lives of the minister and his two bodyguards was planned.


Mixed reaction to Limpopo provincial budget

Tuesday 24 March 2015 18:35

Opposition parties in Limpopo have mixed views on the provincial budget allocations for 13 departments, including the legislature.


Court awaits mental report on Limpopo 'serial killer'

Tuesday 24 March 2015 06:20

The Thohoyandou Magistrate's court in Limpopo is expected to receive a report on the mental status of a 24 year old man who allegedly murdered four women.


SAHRC concerned about basic services in rural Limpopo

Monday 23 March 2015 05:42

The Human Rights Commission says it's concerned that communities in some rural parts of Limpopo are still living without basic services such as water and sanitation.


 Lesiba Sekele was killed in the same crash that killed minister Collins Chabane.
Government to assist Sekele’s family

Sunday 22 March 2015 14:50

Government has made a commitment to fund the education needs of the two children of the late Sergeant Lesiba Sekele


Police VIP protection scrutinised at Sekele's funeral

Sunday 22 March 2015 11:00

The sleepless nights members of the police's VIP protection unit spend protecting dignitaries have come under scrutiny at the funeral service of Sergeant Lesiba Sekele.


Nhleko to speak at Chabane bodyguard's funeral

Sunday 22 March 2015 06:52

Police Minister Nkosinathi Nhleko is expected to speak on behalf of the Presidency at the funeral service of one of Collins Chabane's bodyguards in Limpopo.


Hosi Shilungwa Mhinga II says the proposed Malamulele municipality should be called Collins Chabane Municipality.
Call for Malamulele municipality at Chabane funeral

Saturday 21 March 2015 19:35

A traditional leader in the Malamule area of Limpopo has called for late Public Service Minister Collins Chabane's legacy to be honoured by granting the local community their own municipality.


Sarah Letlalo says her rights were violated when she was banished by her community.
‘Freedom came at a cost to ordinary men, women’

Saturday 21 March 2015 18:50

Nearly 1 000 people have gathered at the Sharpeville Cricket Pitch in the Vaal to commemorate Human Rights Day.


Sandf have identified Western parts of the Kruger National Park as rhino poaching hot spots.
SANDF seen as key in rhino poaching fight

Saturday 21 March 2015 18:00

Members of the South African National Defence Force deployed to curb poaching activities in the Kruger National Park, have identified the Western parts of the park as rhino poaching hot spots


Chabane's protectors described as unsung heroes

Saturday 21 March 2015 15:15

Funeral arrangements are being finalised for the burial of Sergeant Lesiba Sekele, one of the two police officers who died in the same accident as Minister Chabane.


 Zuma was delivering an eulogy in honour of Collins Chabane at the Xikundu sports ground in Limpopo.
Chabane's death prompts road safety calls

Saturday 21 March 2015 14:40

President Jacob Zuma says the tragic death of former Minister of Public Service and Administration Collins Chabane should re-invigorate government to tighten road traffic laws.  


Jeff Radebe was speaking during the funeral service of Sergeant Lawrence Lentswane ..
Hundreds pay homage to Chabane's protector

Saturday 21 March 2015 14:20

The Minister in the Presidency, Jeff Radebe has urged all South Africans to make road safety their priority, in order to save lives on South African roads


Chabane’s children pay moving tribute to their father

Saturday 21 March 2015 12:50

The children of the late Public Administration Minister Collins Chabane have paid a moving tribute to their father at his funeral service in Xikundu village in Malamulele, Limpopo.


Hundreds of mourners are attending the funeral service
Sense of loss felt at Chabane's funeral

Saturday 21 March 2015 09:57

There's a strong sense of loss in the village of Xikundu in Malamulele, Limpopo, where Public Administration minister Collins Chabane's funeral is underway.


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