SABC News - Limpopo


Battle for chieftaincy continues to brew in Limpopo

Wednesday 26 August 2015 14:38

A potential court battle for chieftaincy is brewing in Limpopo.


Nazier Jacobs of Polokwane City tackled by George Lebese of Kaizer Chiefs during the Absa Premiership match between Polokwane City and Kaizer Chiefs at the Peter Mokaba Stadium in Limpopo.
Kaizer Chiefs drop points

Wednesday 26 August 2015 11:30

Absa premiership defending champions Kaizer Chiefs has moved from position one to two in the PSL log after they played 1-1 in their league encounter against Polokwane City FC.


The survey has found that 55% of children in Gauteng and Limpopo are sexually active.
Learners 'under pressure' to have sex with teachers

Wednesday 26 August 2015 05:48

One in five learners in Gauteng and Limpopo say they feel pressured by teachers to have sex with them.


SAWS warns of negative climate change effects

Monday 24 August 2015 17:12

The South African Weather Service says more negative effects of climate change will be experienced, especially in Mpumalanga and Limpopo.


The functionality of Medupi ‘s unit six will help in reducing pressure from the national grid.
Medupi’s unit six fully operational

Sunday 23 August 2015 08:30

The Medupi Power Station's Unit Six is becoming fully operational on Sunday, in what is being seen as sign of progress for Eskom.


SABC COO urges youth to be part of digital revolution

Saturday 22 August 2015 17:29

Chief Operations Officer Hlaudi Motsoeneng urged young people to seize opportunities within the SABC.


 Julius Malema led a march to the Modikwa Platinum Mine.
Communities losing patience with mining companies: Malema

Saturday 22 August 2015 12:58

EFF leader Julius Malema says communities who are living in mining areas in the country are starting to lose patience as mining companies are neglecting their social responsibility initiatives.


Limpopo men march against women abuse

Saturday 22 August 2015 12:55

Hundreds of men from the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Southern Africa have taken a stance against women abuse in Polokwane.


Hlaudi Motsoeneng says commentary made by some academics has been largely negative.
Academics need to bring forward solutions: Motsoeneng

Saturday 22 August 2015 08:15

SABC Chief Operations Officer Hlaudi Motsoeneng says academics need to do more to bring forward solutions for the country.


Medupi power station to contribute to national grid Sunday

Thursday 20 August 2015 16:12

Eskom says unit six of Medupi power station in Limpopo will start to fully contribute to the national grid from Sunday.


Jacob Zuma tops Google politician charts

Thursday 20 August 2015 15:49

President Jacob Zuma is far ahead of Julius Malema and Mmusi Maimane as the most searched for politician online in South Africa, Google data shows.


The Limpopo Taxi Indaba is currently underway at Jane Furse in Sekhukhune
Taxi operating permits to top indaba agenda

Thursday 20 August 2015 08:30

The issuing of taxi operating permits is top on the agenda of the Santaco Limpopo Indaba at Jane Furse in Sekhukhune.


Search for escaped prisoners continues in Pretoria

Tuesday 18 August 2015 18:05

The search for five awaiting trial prisoners continues. The suspects escaped from custody Monday evening in Pretoria whilst being transported from Bela Bela.


Limpopo family finally allows kids go to school

Tuesday 18 August 2015 06:55

The Modiba family at Seqopye village near Turfloop in Limpopo has agreed with social workers to let three of their four children go to school.


Limpopo police investigate case of corporal punishment at school

Monday 17 August 2015 18:01

Limpopo police say they are investigating two cases of assault after two separate incidents of corporal punishment were reported in the Maake area outside Tzaneen.


Tourism Month highlights domestic tourism

Monday 17 August 2015 07:54

Guests were treated to some scrumptious local dishes in a bid to promote local tourism at the beautiful Waterberg Mountain Range in Limpopo, ahead of Tourism Month in September.


Maimane kicks off nationwide tour

Sunday 16 August 2015 06:56

Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane says he wants people to vote for the DA next year during local government elections as it will enable the creation of jobs and fight against corruption.


DTT - a platform for the promotion of African languages

Saturday 15 August 2015 15:19

Communications Minister Faith Muthambi says DTT will help to create a platform for the promotion of African languages and cultural diversity.


A Limpopo family claims ancestors don't want their children to go to school as they either get sick or experience broken limbs
Children barred from going to school to be taken to place of safety

Saturday 15 August 2015 06:45

The manager of the Limpopo HRC, Victor Mavhidula, says he has given social workers the go ahead to take the six kids barred from attending school due to cultural beliefs to a place of safety.


Limpopo family barred from attending school due to ancestral wishes

Friday 14 August 2015 18:40

The Human Rights Commission is intervening in a bizarre case in Limpopo where a grandmother has barred her children and grandchildren from attending school due to ancestral wishes.


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