SABC News - Limpopo


Youth dialogue in Limpopo covers issues of drugs abuse

Friday 23 June 2017 20:42

The Deputy Minister of Justice and Constitutional Development, John Jeffery, led a youth dialogue at the Polokwane Correction Centre in Limpopo.


ZamaZamas want a share of minerals in the Sekhukhune area.
Zama Zamas urged to apply for mining licenses

Thursday 22 June 2017 05:05

Mineral Resources Deputy Minister Godfrey Oliphant has urged illegal miners in the Sekhukhune area to apply for mining licenses.  


The construction was announced by former Limpopo MEC for Transport Pinky Kekana in 2010.
Contractor blamed for unfinished Limpopo taxi rank

Wednesday 21 June 2017 06:00

The project was stalled for protracted periods before resuming again recently. It is a R350 million rand terminal and the spending continues


Traditional healers united against ritual killings and distanced themselves from the practice and now are calling for harsher sentences.
Traditional healers march against ritual killings

Wednesday 21 June 2017 05:19

Traditional healers in Vhembe want the harshest penalty imposed on ritual killers.


Baroka to retain coach after surviving relegation

Sunday 18 June 2017 06:59

The chair of PSL survivor Baroka FC, Khurishi Mphahlele, says they will retain coach Kgoloko Thobejane although their  first season in the PSL was bad.  


Limpopo among areas with increasing rate of teenagers with HIV

Saturday 17 June 2017 15:48

The Limpopo Health Department has taken its "She conquers" campaign, which targets adolescent girls and young women, to the village of Nobody outside Polokwane.


 Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma says she has served the people of South Africa for the great part of her life and will not cannot refuse the nomination to be the next ANC president.
Dlamini-Zuma accepts her nomination to succeed Jacob Zuma

Friday 16 June 2017 17:11

Former African Union Chairperson Dr Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma has officially accepted her nomination by the ANC Youth League to succeed Jacob Zuma as ANC president.


Dlamini-Zuma officially accepts ANCYL nomination for ANC president

Thursday 15 June 2017 22:15

Former African Union chairperson Dr Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma has officially accepted her nomination by the ANC Youth League to succeed President Jacob Zuma as ANC president.


The police in Seshego outside Polokwane are investigating the case of child kidnapping.
Five-year-old girl survives kidnapping in Limpopo

Monday 12 June 2017 14:51

A five year-old child has had a lucky escape from a kidnapper in Seshego outside Polokwane in Limpopo.


Investigations into both murders are continuing.
Two Limpopo girls arrested for separate murders

Monday 12 June 2017 06:40

Two 17-year-old girls have been arrested for murder in two separate incidents in Limpopo.  


The involvement of young girls in serious criminal activities such as murder has  caused a matter of concern to police.
Limpopo cops arrest two teenage girls for murder

Sunday 11 June 2017 18:09

Police in Tzaneen and Thohoyandou have arrested two teenagers both aged 17 and both girls in connection with two separate murders, Limpopo police said on Sunday.


The accident happened when a truck allegedly overtook another vehicle, colliding with an on-coming taxi last Tuesday.
Road collision victims outside Lebowakgomo laid to rest

Sunday 11 June 2017 16:02

Eight of the nine people, who died in a road accident outside Lebowakgomo in Limpopo, have been laid to rest in various areas in Ga-Masemola on Sunday morning.


Sanco in Limpopo supports call for Ramaphosa to be president

Sunday 11 June 2017 06:42

The South African Civic Organisation in Limpopo has resolved that ANC Deputy President, Cyril Ramaphosa be the next president of the ANC.


Limpopo head-on collision victims to be laid to rest

Sunday 11 June 2017 06:10

Eight of the nine people who died in a collision outside Lebowakgomo in Limpopo on Tuesday, are being laid to rest on Sunday in a mass funeral service at Ga-Masemola.


Poultry products from Zimbabwe have been suspended in South Africa because of bird flu outbreak in the country.
Limpopo agriculture dept urges farmers to check poultry for bird flu

Friday 9 June 2017 16:35

The Department of Agriculture in Limpopo is urging farmers near the border with Zimbabwe to check their poultry for symptoms of bird flu.


South Africa has suspended all trade in live poultry, meat and table eggs from Zimbabwe because of an outbreak of bird flu.
SA suspends poultry trade with Zimbabwe

Friday 9 June 2017 12:47

The Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries has heightened inspections of all consignments at all ports of entry, especially in and out of Zimbabwe.


Last week police and the media reported about a missing persons case of a girl who was later found.
Polokwane girl arrested for false kidnap, rape claims

Thursday 8 June 2017 11:15

Police say they have arrested a 17-year-old girl for lying to the police that she was kidnapped, raped and kept captive.


They beat fellow Limpopo-based side, Black Leopards, 2-1 in a match played in that province's capital city, Polokwane.
Baroka FC are at the top

Wednesday 7 June 2017 20:35

Baroka FC are at the top of the three-team National First Division promotion-relegation play-off log.


The suspect appeared at the Groblersdal Children's Court and was charged with murder.
17-year-old suspect arrested for killing his14-year-old girlfriend

Wednesday 7 June 2017 20:07

Dimakatso Tlaka was found dead on top of Tafelkop Hill with multiple stab wounds.


[File Image] A mini bus taxi carrying passengers from Ga-Masemola going to Lebowakgomo collided with a loaded truck along the R579 road near Apel crossing.
Death toll in Limpopo accident rises to 10

Wednesday 7 June 2017 19:36

One of the five passengers injured in an accident that killed nine in Limpopo on Tuesday has died, bringing the number of those who died to 10.


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