SABC News - Limpopo


Nzimande opens new TVET College in Thabazimbi

Thursday 30 June 2016 16:10

The Youth of Thabazimbi in Limpopo have welcomed the opening of a Technical Vocational Education and Training (TVET) college in their area.


Joy Matshoge died in a car crash outside Mokopane in Limpopo on Saturday night while driving to Gauteng.
ANC to remember Limpopo MEC Joy Matshoge

Thursday 30 June 2016 07:32

The African National Congress will hold a memorial service for the province's Agriculture MEC, Joy Matshoge, in Modimolle, Limpopo, on Thursday. Matshoge died in a car crash over the weekend.


The nurse allegedly tried to sell 24 bottles of ARV tablets for R7500 to an undercover police officer.
Nurse appears in court for theft and sale of ARV’s

Wednesday 29 June 2016 16:18

The National Health Department says the illegal sale and theft of ARVs has become a growing concern.


Some municipalities in the country are still struggiling to deal with the demand of water.
Service delivery remains problematic as elections approach

Tuesday 28 June 2016 21:09

Residents of Modimolle Local Municipality in Limpopo say water restrictions in some of the areas under the municipality are affecting their quality of life.


Johannes Monyela says he is still traumatised by the attack on him.
Two men to serve time for Limpopo racist attack

Tuesday 28 June 2016 07:10

The Tzaneen Magistrate's Court in Limpopo has sent to prison two men convicted for the assault of a petrol attendant during an alleged racially motivated attack.


The Department of Health in Limpopo says the breast milk bank aims to encourage healthy mothers to donate their breast milk
Breast milk bank to open in Mankweng

Monday 27 June 2016 15:57

A breast milk bank for orphaned children and infants born from mothers suffering from chronic illnesses is now in operation at the Mankweng hospital in Limpopo.


Department of Basic Education officials have accommodated the learners for the duration of the catch-up programme.
Vuwani learners register for catch-up programmes

Monday 27 June 2016 15:36

At least 2000 grade 12 learners from Vuwani in Limpopo are currently registering at three study camps as day one of their catch-up programmes get under way.


Limpopo Agriculture MEC Joy Matshoge died in a car crash outside Mokopane on Saturday night.
'MEC Matshoge was dedicated to her work'

Monday 27 June 2016 12:05

Farmworkers' unions in Limpopo have described the late Agriculture MEC Joy Matshoge as someone who always strived for the improvement of working conditions of farm workers.


Vuwani schooling catch up programme back on track

Monday 27 June 2016 10:19

The Limpopo Education Department says the schooling catch-up programme for matric learners is on track.


An estimated 2000 matriculants in the area lost valuable time after at least 20 schools were burnt.
Three schools unveiled in Vuwani to help matrics

Sunday 26 June 2016 20:46

The Department of Education has on Sunday unveiled three school camps aimed at mitigating the lost time following violent protests in Vuwani, Limpopo.


The signing of pledges follows Party Liaison Committee meetings that discussed issues related to conducting conducive elections.
Limpopo parties to sign election pledge on Monday

Sunday 26 June 2016 20:02

The IEC in Limpopo has summoned political parties and independent candidates who have registered for the August 3 local government elections to sign the code of conduct in Polokwane on Monday.


Joy Matshoge died in a car crash outside Mokopane in Limpopo on Saturday night while driving to Gauteng.
Condolences pour in for Limpopo MEC, Joy Matshoge

Sunday 26 June 2016 13:34

Condolences and tributes are pouring in at the news of the death of Limpopo Agriculture MEC, Joy Matshoge.


Catch up camps ready for Vuwani learners

Sunday 26 June 2016 11:03

Matric learners from Vuwani and surrounding villages are on their way to various camps for the start of their catch up programme following two months of disrupted schooling due to violent protests.


Limpopo agriculture MEC dies in car crash

Sunday 26 June 2016 06:46

Limpopo Agriculture MEC, Joy Matshoge has been killed in a car crash outside Mokopane in Limpopo.


Magistrate in Vuwani arson case asked to recuse herself

Friday 24 June 2016 14:25

The defence in the Vuwani arson and public violence case has called for the case to be heard by another court, and not by magistrates from the Vuwani Magistrate's Court, citing bias.


The Indaba was aimed at explaining the SABC's decision to focus on providing local content on its channels.
SABC urges artists to produce quality content

Thursday 23 June 2016 16:55

The SABC has urged artists in the country to produce quality content that is appealing to the public.


The Department of Basic Education says it is working on getting the more than 2000 grade 12 pupils back in class.
Basic Education hopeful Vuwani matriculants will be back in class soon

Thursday 23 June 2016 15:28

The Department of Basic Education says it is hopeful that a plan to ensure matriculants in Vuwani and surrounding villages return to classrooms will come into effect by next week.


Spatial planning under spotlight at Joburg conference

Thursday 23 June 2016 11:21

The Municipal Demarcation Board is holding a conference to discuss issues around spacial planning in Boksburg.


The petrol attendant is still nursing his wounds after being beaten up badly by two men.
Petrol attendant attacked in racially motivated incident

Tuesday 21 June 2016 21:23

A petrol attendant, who was attacked by two men during an alleged racially motivated incident in Limpopo, is still traumatised.


Schools are still closed in Vuwani.
Teachers afraid to return to schools in Vuwani

Tuesday 21 June 2016 10:11

The South African Democratic Teachers Union says teachers fear returning to classes in Vuwani following threats and intimidation.


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