SABC News - Limpopo


Limpopo route set to boost tourism

Monday 1 September 2014 06:45

Limpopo's Tourism department has begun four days of activities marking the launch of the Bush to Beach and Escarpment 4X4 Route.


 Occupants of the vehicles died on the scene of the crash
11 people killed in Limpopo crash

Monday 1 September 2014 05:40

Eleven people, including three children, have been killed in a collision between two cars on the N1 at the Mookgopong off ramp in Limpopo.


Eight of these fatalities were pedestrians and two cyclists were also knocked over in separate incidents.
12 killed in Western Cape accidents

Sunday 31 August 2014 14:40

At least 12 people have been killed in seperate road accidents across the Western Cape this weekend.


I won’t hesitate to make decision that will protect SA

Sunday 31 August 2014 09:36

Communications Minister Faith Muthambi says she will not hesitate to take decisions which are in the best interest of the country.


Madonsela wants to destroy ANC: MK Veterans

Sunday 31 August 2014 08:19

Mkhonto we Sizwe Military Veterans Association (MKMVA) Chairperson in Limpopo, John Ngobeni, has criticised the Public Protector Thuli Madonsela, saying she wants to destroy the ANC.


Police minister honours brave policewomen

Saturday 30 August 2014 11:18

Police Minister Nkosinathi Nhleko has honoured about 300 women working in the policing and private security sector for their bravery and commitment to crime fighting.


Limpopo's Education department is considering extending the retirement age of teachers in the province.
Limpopo turns to retired teachers amid shortage

Friday 29 August 2014 08:00

Limpopo's Education department is considering re-employing retired maths and science teachers.


The ANC in Limpopo says it will no longer comment on the council seats issues.
Limpopo municipality consulting lawyers on council seats

Wednesday 27 August 2014 11:54

The Mogalakwena Municipality in Limpopo says it is still consulting lawyers on whether it can declare the council's 23 seats vacant.


Limpopo roads MEC sets sights on job creation

Tuesday 26 August 2014 05:54

Limpopo Public, Roads and Infrastructure MEC, Jeremiah Ndou, says the provincial government and municipalities should create jobs through the Expanded Public Works Programme.


Education trust to help schools in Limpopo

Monday 25 August 2014 16:25

The NECT says it is making progress in assisting over a 1000 Limpopo schools to improve their capacity.


Crimes against children, women still a problem: Phiyega  

Saturday 23 August 2014 17:04

National Police Commissioner Riyah Phiyega says crimes perpetuated against children, women and the elderly remain a problem in the country.


Riah Phiyega to address Giyani residents.
Phiyega leads campaign against 'witchcraft' killings

Saturday 23 August 2014 11:00

National Police Commissioner, Riah Phiyega will lead a campaign against witchcraft related killings, mob justice and ritual murders.


Carl Pistorius to undergo more operations

Wednesday 20 August 2014 11:58

Oscar Pistorius' brother, Carl Pistorius will undergo more operations.


Limpopo community demand release of arrested residents

Wednesday 20 August 2014 11:01

Mashishimale community members are marching to the Namakgale Magistrate's Court outside Phalaborwa in Limpopo, demanding the release of 10 arrested fellow community members.


Salga lekgotla puts 'municipalities' under spotlight

Tuesday 19 August 2014 09:01

The two-day Limpopo Salga lekgotla discussions relate to the state of the municipalities focusing on governance and services, municipal finance and local economic development.


By-elections were held on Wednesday last week.
By-elections illustrate SA voting patterns still racialised

Tuesday 19 August 2014 06:15

Voter turnout in by-elections continues to be a problem, writes Ronesh Dhawraj.


The residents have blockaded the main road leading to the University of Limpopo, Mankweng hospital and the magistrate's court as they demand electricity.
Limpopo residents vow to continue protest

Monday 18 August 2014 12:00

Protesting residents of Mankweng Block G outside Polokwane in Limpopo have vowed not to stop their demonstration until they're addressed by Polokwane executive mayor Thembi Nkadimeng.


Lectures have resumed at the University of Limpopo, after a three-week class boycott, which saw students burning university property to demand the review of tuition fees and reinstatement of the SRC.
Classes resume at the University of Limpopo

Monday 18 August 2014 12:00

Lectures have resumed at university of Limpopo, Medunsa campus, in Ga-Rankuwa, north of Pretoria.


Recreational cyclist, Lesego Ngobeni to donate books.
Man cycles from Pretoria to Limpopo for books

Sunday 17 August 2014 15:16

Instead of throwing away a book, donate it; this is according to recreational cyclist, Lesego Ngobeni who is currently cycling from Soshanguve, Pretoria to the village of Rotterdam in Limpopo.


Amcu is opposed to Amplats plan to sell its Rustenburg and Limpopo operations.
Amcu to fight Amplats sale

Saturday 16 August 2014 19:36

Anglo American Platinum (Amplats) should sell its Rustenburg mine to the workers, Amcu leader Joseph Mathunjwa said on Saturday.


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