SABC News - Limpopo


Traffic officials are concerned by the number of road fatalities this festive season.
More than 200 people die on SA roads  

Friday 19 December 2014 16:45

More than 200 people have died on the country's roads since the 1st of December.


Ntsieni says he has a curse which causes him to do strange things that he later cannot remember.
Suspected Venda serial killer referred for psychiatric observation

Thursday 18 December 2014 15:57

The Thohoyandou Magistrate's Court in Limpopo has sent a suspected serial killer for psychiatric observation.


Limpopo textbook deliveries on track: Govt

Thursday 18 December 2014 11:57

The Department of Basic Education is confident "great progress" has been made in solving Limpopo's problems with supplying textbooks to school pupils.


NHI to be implemented in Limpopo

Thursday 18 December 2014 06:46

Health Minister Dr Aaron Motsoaledi says the people of Vhembe District in Limpopo will soon start to see the practical implementation of the National Health Insurance (NHI) scheme.


Amplats gets $385 mln offer for Bokoni mine stake

Wednesday 17 December 2014 15:30

Anglo American Platinum has received a 4.5billion rand ($385 million) offer for its 49 percent stake in the Bokoni mine in northeast South Africa


The 13 suspects will jointly apply for bail on Friday.
Bail application for arrested community members postponed

Wednesday 17 December 2014 14:59

The Ritavi magistrate's court in Limpopo has postponed the bail application of seven Dan village and Nkowankowa township residents.


Foreign nationals arrested for counterfeit goods

Wednesday 17 December 2014 14:29

Seven foreign national shop owners have been arrested for allegedly dealing in counterfeit goods in Thohoyandou in Limpopo.


Residents show support for arrested community members

Wednesday 17 December 2014 13:14

About three hundred Dan village and Nkowankowa township residents are gathered outside the Ritavi Magistrates' Court in Tzaneen where seven of their fellow residents are due to appear.


Officials worried by overloaded vehicles near Beit Bridge

Wednesday 17 December 2014 05:49

Traffic authorities in Limpopo have expressed concern over overloaded vehicles approaching the Beit Bridge border post with Zimbabwe.


Beit Bridge is one of the busiest ports of entries in the country.
Gigaba visits Beit Bridge border amid service complaints

Monday 15 December 2014 19:44

Travellers at the Beit Bridge border post have complained to Home Affairs Minister, Malusi Gigaba about delays.


Limpopo accident leaves community in shock

Monday 15 December 2014 09:30

A family in Limpopo is still coming to terms after the sudden and unexpected death of relatives, after a car crash near fondwe village.


The commission had declared Sekhukhune the rightful leader of the Bapedi
Court rules in favour of Sekhukhune royal family

Monday 15 December 2014 00:20

The Constitutional Court has ruled in favour of the Sekhukhune royal family in their protracted battle of the Bapedi Kingship with the Mampuru royal family.


Paramedics attend to the victim in a road accident.
At least 10 die in accidents

Saturday 13 December 2014 17:08

Four people have been killed and two seriously injured in a road crash in Fondwe outside Thohoyandou in Limpopo.


Limpopo police burn dagga plantation worth R3 million

Friday 12 December 2014 18:28

Limpopo police have discovered and destroyed a dagga plantation worth more than three million rand at Louis Trichardt.


Limpopo residents terrorised by local ‘Boko Haram’ gang

Friday 12 December 2014 06:19

Limpopo police have deployed a special task team to investigate activities of an alleged criminal gang known as ‘Boko Haram’ at a township outside Tzaneen.


Corruption, the cause of Cosatu's division: Vavi

Thursday 11 December 2014 20:41

Cosatu General Secretary Zwelinzima Vavi has blamed corruption for the divisions in the federation.


Case against Univen student postponed

Thursday 11 December 2014 11:46

The bail application of a man suspected of murders and rapes on and around the University of Venda campus in Limpopo has been postponed


Policemen from several different specialised units took part in the raid in Bela Bela.
Eight arrested for drug dealing in Limpopo

Wednesday 10 December 2014 17:30

Police have arrested eight suspected drug dealers after going on a raid in Bela Bela in Limpopo.


They are believed to be discussing the collapse of the league's provincial elective conference.
ANCWL, ANC PEC meeting underway in Limpopo

Tuesday 9 December 2014 19:00

The ANC Women's league and the ANC's Provincial Executive Committee are meeting in Polokwane.


Bio-fuel project could clean up aviation industry

Tuesday 9 December 2014 17:32

A new bio-fuel project could be the world's answer to reducing carbon emissions in the aviation industry by up to 50 %.


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