SABC News - Limpopo


President Jacob Zuma is on  a two day election campaign trail in Limpopo.
Zuma tells opposition parties to stop criticising ANC

Wednesday 16 April 2014 20:47

President Jacob Zuma says that opposition parties only criticise the African National Congress (ANC) and do not provide an alternative programme of action.


President Jacob Zuma says each SA citizen must vote.
‘Vote no’ campaigners are lost: Zuma

Wednesday 16 April 2014 18:19

President Jacob Zuma has labelled those in favour of spoilt ballots as former revolutionaries who are lost.


Deputy president Kgalema Motlanthe chaired the Sanac meeting for the last time.
Support for tougher response to infectious diseases

Tuesday 15 April 2014 21:39

The South African National Aids Council (Sanac) has concluded its final plenary meeting in Modimolle, Limpopo.


Mazibuko was on an electioneering trail in Limpopo.
DA's Mazibuko shocked by residents sharing water with animals

Tuesday 15 April 2014 20:44

Democratic Alliance (DA) Parliamentary leader Lindiwe Mazibuko says she is shocked that after 20 years of democracy, residents in Limpopo are still drinking from fountains.


Limpopo declares war on traffic offenders ahead of Easter

Tuesday 15 April 2014 20:40

Limpopo MEC for Roads and Transport, Lehlogonolo Masoga, says more than 350 traffic officers will be deployed to different roads in the province this week.


Business pins hope on election to stabilise Phalaborwa

Tuesday 15 April 2014 09:01

Phalaborwa is a town situated in the Mopani District Municipality in the Limpopo province and the Ba-Phalaborwa Chamber of Business represents organised business in the area


The 23-year-old President Phoshoko and his 18-year-old girlfriend are alleged to have killed Dikeledi Mehlape in December 2012.
Limpopo couple accused of teen murder to appear in court

Sunday 13 April 2014 18:24

The trial of two people who allegedly murdered a 16 year-old girl at Ga-Mothapho in Limpopo is expected to start on Monday in the Polokwane High Court.


Limpopo artists are concerned about lack of  art facilities in the province.
"The Golden Divas" stage production focuses on women issues

Saturday 12 April 2014 16:50

Issues affecting women in society are taking centre stage in a theatre production called "The Golden Divas".  It has been produced and directed by Limpopo stage veteran, Selaelo Maredi.


The men will be back in court on Thursday for a formal bail application.
Men appear for possession of explosives

Friday 11 April 2014 18:10

Two Zimbabwean nationals accused of possession of illegal explosives appeared in the Musina Magistrate's Court in Limpopo on Friday.


Azapo’s Mokotedi Radingwana, DA’s Langa Bodlani, EFF’s Michael Mathebe and ANC’s Seaparo Sekoati (front) take  part in the election debate in Limpopo.
Parties woo Limpopo voters with delivery promises

Friday 11 April 2014 10:05

Political parties in Limpopo are promising the electorate paved roads, free education and to stamp out corruption in the administration.


Mbalula says a lack of transformation has made it difficult for the youth to participate in sporting codes
Mbalula decries challenges in sport

Friday 11 April 2014 06:00

Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula says there is still a challenge in the transformation of some sporting codes.


The murder of Kgomotso Ragolane sparked violence in the Rhelela area.
Murder case against man who killed Rhelela woman postponed

Thursday 10 April 2014 18:33

A 39 year- old suspect appeared in court for the kidnap, rape, murder and mutilation of a 19 year-old woman at Rhelela outside Tzaneen earlier in 2014.


Young doctors to assist financially disadvantaged learners  

Thursday 10 April 2014 14:40

A group of young doctors in Limpopo and Mpumalanga are to assist financially disadvantaged, but outstanding learners, to access higher education.


Limpopo Health Department says that infrastructure remains a challenge in the health sector.
223 clinics built in Limpopo in the past 20 years

Thursday 10 April 2014 14:25

The Limpopo Health Department says that there have been challenges and successes in the provision of health services in the past 20 years.


Limpopo Premier assures of improved service delivery

Thursday 10 April 2014 12:15

Limpopo Premier Stanley Mathabatha says Limpopo is a better province today than it was 20 years ago


Relela girl murder accused in court

Thursday 10 April 2014 06:41

A 39-year-old man who has been arrested for the brutal murder of 19-year-old Kgomotso Ragolane in Relela is on Thursday due to appear in the Ritavi Magistrate's Court.


A couple of coal power stations are earmarked for the Waterberg region.
Fight against Waterberg power plant plans gets a boost

Thursday 10 April 2014 06:30

Earthlife Africa Johannesburg ‘s fight to put brakes on a proposed power plant to be developed in the Waterberg region has been boosted by governments’ decision to reject the final Scoping Report.


Kgomotso Rakgolane’s murder sparked protests that lead to violence in Rhelela.
Man arrested for murder of Rhelela woman

Wednesday 9 April 2014 18:21

A 39-year-old man has been arrested for the murder of Kgomotso Rakgolane in Rhelela village, outside Tzaneen, Limpopo.


The assistance which includes school furniture, food parcels and clothes were donated by various sponsors.
Gift of the Givers assists Limpopo flood victims

Wednesday 9 April 2014 16:23

Several victims of recent floods in Bela Bela, Lephalale and Mookgophong in the Waterberg district of Limpopo are getting humanitarian assistance from the Gift of the Givers Foundation.


ICT centre to expose Limpopo school to world of technology

Tuesday 8 April 2014 13:07

More than 800 learners at Maolwe Secondary School at Mokwasele village, outside Tzaneen in Limpopo, will for the first time have access to ICT.


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