SABC News - Limpopo


Academic activities suspended at University of Limpopo

Wednesday 28 September 2016 17:23

The University of Limpopo (UL) in Mankweng outside Polokwane has suspended academic activities indefinitely.


ANC stalwart Charlotte Maxeke will be honoured in Limpopo on Tuesday.
SA to honour Charlotte Maxeke in public lecture

Tuesday 27 September 2016 12:03

International Relations Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane will on Tuesday deliver a public lecture on one of the ANC early stalwarts, Charlotte Maxeke.


The five suspects will make their first court appearance on charges related to stolen property.
Four suspects and police officer in court for robbery

Tuesday 27 September 2016 11:20

Five burglary suspects, including a police captain, are on Tuesday due to appear before the Louis Trichardt magistrate's court in Limpopo.


Cyril Ramaphosa says protests must be orderly
Students have waged a genuine struggle: Ramaphosa

Friday 23 September 2016 14:27

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa says the honorary doctorate, conferred on him by the University of Venda, is dedicated to the current generation which is fighting for free and accessible education.


Baroka FC’s PSL woes continue

Wednesday 21 September 2016 06:49

Baroka FC are finding the big league (PSL) a big jump from the National First Division they are winless.. after three games.


PSL rookies Baroka FC get accommodation sponsorship

Monday 19 September 2016 17:21

Premier Soccer League's (PSL) rookies, Baroka FC have announced an accommodation sponsorship with a lodge in Polokwane.


The burning incident was the second one at Humula high school, where buildings were also torched in June last year.
Limpopo police probe arson after school torched

Sunday 18 September 2016 13:19

Limpopo police are investigating an arson case after a school was set alight at Mukhomi village outside Malamulele.


This is the second incident of apparent arson at Humula High School.
Limpopo school's administration block torched

Sunday 18 September 2016 10:05

Part of a high school has been set alight at Mukhomi, a village between the Malamulele and Vuwani areas in Limpopo.


The Department of sports plans to rename The Olympic Tower at their offices to Caster Semenya Building.
Caster shines at Limpopo sports awards

Sunday 18 September 2016 09:41

The Limpopo department of Sports, Arts and Culture hosted awards in honour of athletes and artists who originates from their province.


Police say Mapela has in the past few months experienced mob violence related to mine protests, as well as killings of suspected criminals.
Limpopo police concerned about increase of mob violence incidents

Friday 16 September 2016 17:46

Police in Limpopo have raised concerns about the increasing number of incidents of mob violence in the province, particularly in the Mapela area of Mokopane.


Thabazimbi Local Municipality owes service providers morethan R400 million.
Govt to assist debt riddled Thabazimibi municipality

Friday 16 September 2016 06:39

The heavily indebted Thabazimbi Local Municipality in Limpopo will soon receive a financial bailout.


Limpopo govt to bail out Thabazimbi Municipality

Thursday 15 September 2016 20:51

The Limpopo provincial government is committed to bail out the troubled Thabazimbi Local Municipality after it was put under administration.


SA citizens want to know more about VBS Mutual Bank

Wednesday 14 September 2016 20:32

Revelations that President Jacob Zuma has received a loan of over R7 million to pay for the money used for the non-security upgrades to his Nkandla residence, has evoked interest from South Africans.


Police have argued members of the community to cooperate and share information of the perpetrators.
Limpopo mob attack leaves one dead

Tuesday 13 September 2016 05:36

Police spokesperson Moatshe Ngoepe says the two were suspected of being involved in criminal activities in the area.


The Economic Freedom Fighters on Monday welcomed President Jacob Zuma’s repayment of R7.8 million to the State for luxuries added to his private home at Nkandla.
EFF to pursue probe in Zuma’s Nkandla loan

Tuesday 13 September 2016 05:31

The Economic Freedom Fighters say it will investigate the circumstances of the R7.8 million loan from VBS Mutual Bank, to President Jacob Zuma.


Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga.
Motshekga encourages Vuwani matriculants to excel during exams

Monday 12 September 2016 20:11

Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga has encouraged matriculants in Vuwani to excel despite the past problems in the area.


About 30 schools were either damaged or burnt down.
Minister to monitor schooling in Vuwani

Monday 12 September 2016 10:15

Basic Eduction Minister Angie Motshekga is visiting Vuwani in Limpopo to assess progress made since learners returned to classes.


The Provincial Executive Committee says party members should focus on rebuilding the organisation.
Limpopo ANC against early national elective conference

Monday 12 September 2016 06:58

The ANC in Limpopo says it does not support an early ANC national elective conference.


Maine accuses ANC leadership of failing to deal with factionalism

Saturday 10 September 2016 21:46

The African National Congress Youth League (ANCYL) has celebrated its 72 anniversary since its formation.


Once completed, Medupi would be the fourth largest coal-fired power plant, and the largest dry-cooled power station in the world.
Medupi unit 5 synchronised to national grid

Saturday 10 September 2016 12:16

The synchronisation of the Medupi power station's unit five marked a key milestone towards the full commercial operation of the unit ahead of its scheduled commercial operation in March 2018.


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