SABC News - Limpopo


SABC's Radio stations together with private companies offered several donations to different communities as part of Mandela Month.
Private companies have a role in community upliftment

Thursday 31 July 2014 14:49

Chancellor House Holdings' Director, Kaelo Sedumedi says private companies have a role in uplifting needy families as part of their social responsibilities.


Municipalities fail to follow correct supply chain rules: AG

Thursday 31 July 2014 07:55

Auditor General Kimi Makwetu says one of the biggest problems in many municipalities is that they fail to follow correct supply chain management rules.


 Affected learners have already lost more than a week of valuable time for learning
Limpopo Education Department remains mum on teacher shortage

Tuesday 29 July 2014 11:26

The Limpopo Department of Education has not yet commented on its decision to terminate the contracts of some temporary teachers in the province.


Limpopo departments no longer under administration

Monday 28 July 2014 19:09

The Limpopo province is no longer insolvent.


Samwu questions appointment of Mogalakwena municipal manager

Monday 28 July 2014 16:05

Samwu leaders in Limpopo are questioning the status of ANC councillors who took part in the Mogalakwena municipal council's resolution, to appoint Willy Kekana as municipal manager.


Limpopo ANC saddened by journalist's death

Monday 28 July 2014 14:52

Sowetan photojournalist Elijar Mushiana will be remembered for his dedication and commitment to his work, the African National Congress in Limpopo said on Monday.


Bushbuckridge residents say that they queue for hours to get water.
Bushbuckridge residents still struggle to access clean water

Sunday 27 July 2014 18:15

Poor service delivery remains a challenge in the Bushbuckridge Local Municipality.


 Nine people have died in a Limpopo accident.
Death toll in Limpopo accident rises

Sunday 27 July 2014 14:20

The death toll in the accident between a minibus taxi and a bakkie in Mamone village, next to Jane Furse in Limpopo, has risen to nine.


SA domestic workers encouraged to join union

Sunday 27 July 2014 09:31

Domestic workers have been encouraged to join the South African Domestic Service and Allied Workers Union (SADSAWU).


Elation as Limpopo community gets land back

Saturday 26 July 2014 15:30

The Mabare community in Limpopo has officially received its land back after a successful land claim which was lodged in 1998.


Unions lament plight of domestic workers

Saturday 26 July 2014 14:45

Domestic workers in Limpopo have been encouraged to join the South African Domestic Services and Allied Workers Union, which is affiliated to Cosatu.


Venda University student to appear in court for murder

Thursday 24 July 2014 05:48

A 24-year-old suspected serial killer is expected to appear in the Thohoyandou Magistrate's Court in Limpopo on Thursday.


Mandla Chauke has been sentenced to 77 years for rhino poaching.
San Parks welcomes sentence imposed on rhino poacher

Wednesday 23 July 2014 14:30

South African National Parks has welcomed the sentencing of Mandla Chauke who was arrested at the Kruger National Park in 2011, after he had killed three rhino calves.


DA wants the matter to be debated in the legislature
DA up in arms about Limpopo school

Wednesday 23 July 2014 12:01

The DA in Limpopo wants Education MEC, Thembi Nwendamutswu, to explain the circumstances around the multi-million rand school which is falling apart without ever being used.


Amplats decides to sell its mines in Limpopo and North West
Amplats’ decision to sell mines shocks small business owners

Wednesday 23 July 2014 06:24

Small businesses operating near the Anglo American Platinum mine in Burgersfort in Limpopo say they are shocked by the company's decision to sell some of its mines.


The school has been standing idle for the past three years.
Limpopo contractor abandons multimillion rand school project

Tuesday 22 July 2014 17:30

A Limpopo contractor has abandoned a multimillion rand school project leaving hundreds of pupils in the lurch.


Limpopo learners protest against poor state of school

Tuesday 22 July 2014 14:12

About 500 learners at Mphengwa High School at Eldorado village outside Senwabarwana in Limpopo have boycotted classes.


Seven people have been killed since the beginning of 2014.
Fears of a campus serial killer in Limpopo

Tuesday 22 July 2014 13:27

Students at the University of Venda in Thohoyandou, in Limpopo say they live in fear of a suspected serial killer roaming the campus and the surrounding communities.


Bells says the decision made by Amplats night spark labour and social unrest in communities.
Amplats' decision to sell mines could spark unrest: Analyst

Tuesday 22 July 2014 10:30

Analyst Terry Bell says Amplats' decision to sell some of its mines in Limpopo and the North West might spark labour and social unrest in communities.


Amplats plans to sell some of its mines in the North West and Limpopo
Num against Amplats's move to sell mines

Tuesday 22 July 2014 06:40

National Union of Mineworkers (Num) General-Secretary Frans Baleni says Anglo American Platinum should not proceed with its plans to sell some of its mines.


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