SABC News - Limpopo


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.


Amplats CEO, Chris Griffith says the intention to exit Union mine in Limpopo has already been announced.
Amplats confirms plans to sell Rustenburg mines

Monday 21 July 2014 13:35

Anglo American Platinum (Amplats) has confirmed its plans to sell some of its Rustenburg and Union mines in North West and Limpopo.


The couple were found inside the mall and arrested for allegedly leaving a two-month-old baby boy inside a parked vehicle.
Limpopo couple arrested for child neglect

Monday 21 July 2014 10:30

A couple were arrested for allegedly leaving a two-month-old baby boy inside a parked vehicle at a shopping mall in Tzaneen.


The driving school owner was allegedly exchanging driver's licenses for cash.
Driving school owner arrested

Thursday 17 July 2014 17:43

A driving school owner and a traffic examiner have been arrested for alleged corruption at Vaalbank in Limpopo and Marble hall in Mpumalanga.


The National Transport Department announced that one-thousand-537 kilometres of roads in the province have been declared national roads.
SANRAL to deliver quality roads in Limpopo

Wednesday 16 July 2014 17:19

The South African National Roads Agency says potholes on major roads in Limpopo will soon be a thing of the past.


Over 20 land claims recorded since July in Limpopo

Tuesday 15 July 2014 05:51

Limpopo Land Claims Commissioner, Tele Maphoto, says more than 20 land claims have been lodged since July.


The case is postponed to the 13th of August 2014.
Limpopo cop appears in court for copper theft

Monday 14 July 2014 20:38

A police constable and four other people appeared in the Phalaborwa Magistrate's Court on Monday on charges of theft and possession of suspected stolen property.


Amcu wants recognition at Marula Platinum mine in Limpopo.
Amcu calls off Limpopo strike

Monday 14 July 2014 14:30

The Association of Metalworkers and Construction Union's (Amcu) planned strike at Marula Platinum mine outside Burgersfort in Limpopo has been called off.


Govt to inject funds into Limpopo rural project

Sunday 13 July 2014 12:45

Minister of Communications Faith Muthambi has visited the Ida u Vhone polish making rural project at Tshisaulu village outside Thohoyandou in Limpopo.


ANC infighting in Limpopo has a negative effect: DA

Sunday 13 July 2014 12:30

The DA in the beleaguered Mokgalakwena Municipality in Limpopo says the infighting between the ANC expelled councillors and the ANC PEC is negatively affecting the running of the municipality.


 ANC members are fighting each other  for control over Mogalakwena municipality .
Limpopo ANC members dissatisfied with Regional General Council

Saturday 12 July 2014 19:55

Police had to stand guard to prevent the disruption of an African National Congress (ANC) Regional General Council in Mokopane in Limpopo.


Limpopo man nabbed for child rape

Saturday 12 July 2014 11:55

A 24-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly raping his six-year-old step daughter in Nancifield outside Musina in Limpopo


At times access to initiation schools had been difficult.
Over 20 initiation schools shut down

Friday 11 July 2014 17:19

Over 20 illegal initiation schools in the Sekhukhune District in Limpopo have been shut down, with more due to close.


Initiation schools claims 31 lives

Friday 11 July 2014 08:42

Deputy Minister of Co-operative Governance and Traditional Affairs, Obed Bapela, has called on all members of the community to report any illegal initiation schools to the police.


Only 276 initiation schools were permitted to operate in the province.
Limpopo closes 30 illegal initiation schools

Thursday 10 July 2014 11:24

About 30 illegal initiation schools in the Sekhukhune district in Limpopo are to be closed on Thursday.


Initiation school operator faces murder charges

Wednesday 9 July 2014 10:44

The operator of an illegal initiation school in Mpumalanga at which a six-year-old boy died will appear in the KaBokweni Magistrate's Court


 People are struggling to keep warm as cold front hits.
Gauteng, Mpumalanga and Limpopo hardest hit by cold front

Tuesday 8 July 2014 19:00

The icy hand of winter is smothering most parts of the country. The hardest hit provinces are Gauteng, Mpumalanga and Limpopo.


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