SABC News - Limpopo


The limpopo Education Department says the cameras installed in classrooms are a security measure.
Limpopo teachers boycott teaching over cameras in class

Tuesday 23 August 2016 18:21

The teachers are allegedly refusing to teach in front of cameras installed in all classrooms.


New Modimolle-Mookgopong Mayor, Marleen van Staden.
DA wins control of Modimolle-Mookgopong

Tuesday 23 August 2016 17:16

The Democratic Alliance (DA) has won control over its first municipality in Limpopo after ousting the African National Congress (ANC) in Modimolle-Mookgopong.


The ANC in Limpopo is likely to lose the two hung municipalities.
Opposition parties in Limpopo to work together against ANC

Tuesday 23 August 2016 11:17

One of the two hung municipalities in Limpopo, Modimolle-Mookgopong, is holding its first council meeting on Tuesday.


SA, Zimbabwe goods smuggling incidents on the rise

Monday 22 August 2016 17:30

The ban on some foreign import goods in Zimbabwe has resulted in the increase of incidents of smuggling by informal traders and private people.


The CEO of the Global White Lion Protection Trust, Linda Tucker, says very few white lions are still roaming freely in South Africa.
Wildlife activists call on the world to protect rare white lions

Sunday 21 August 2016 16:56

Wildlife activists are calling on the world to preserve and protect the rare white lions before they are extinct.


Family celebrates Caster's historic victory

Sunday 21 August 2016 09:00

The grandmother of Caster Semenya, Maphuti Sekgala says she is confident that her golden girl will always make the nation proud by bringing more medals.


Caster Semenya is SA's golden girl

Sunday 21 August 2016 06:55

Caster Semenya has given South Africa its second gold medal at the 2016 Rio Olympics.


The community of Dzumeri outside Giyani will also be awarded with R10 million as a form of compensation for losing their land during the forced removals.
Government compensates families in Limpopo for land

Saturday 20 August 2016 16:14

The communities of Wayeni and families of Malele and Mahlangu outside Louis Trichardt in Limpopo have been awarded R42 million from government as part of the Land Claims Act.  


Grazers such as hippos  do not have enough food and water.
Kruger National Park laments persistent drought

Saturday 20 August 2016 09:43

The Kruger National Park (KNP) says the persistent drought is worrying as animals continue to die.


One of the two suspects arrested for murder and being in possession of human body parts, has been denied bail at the Mokerong magistrate's court at Mahwelereng outside Mokopane in Limpopo.
Limpopo man found with head in van denied bail

Friday 19 August 2016 17:20

Fifty-year-old Edward Raatjie has been denied bail and his co-accused, Stanley Mohlake has abandoned his bail application after they were arrested for being in possession of body parts.


The municipality is currently run from Malamulele.
Limpopo Vhembe District Municipality inaugurated

Wednesday 17 August 2016 20:42

Limpopo's Vhembe District Municipality was inaugurated on Wednesday.


The NUM is the majority union representing 80% of the workforce.
NUM to march at Northam Platinum mine

Wednesday 17 August 2016 14:57

The NUM on Tuesday said more than 7 000 of its members were set to embark on a massive march at Northam Platinum in Limpopo on Wednesday.


The conference brings together researchers and policy makers to look at ways of reducing crime in the country.
Rape and gender crimes in the spotlight at violence conference

Tuesday 16 August 2016 16:24

A study by the global medical charity MSF, or Doctors without Borders, says one in four women have been raped in the mining town of Rustenburg in the North West.


Mozambican authorities say they had given out warnings against swimming even before the couple arrived in Mozambique.
Family of man presumed to drown on honeymoon to hire private divers

Monday 15 August 2016 14:21

The family of the Limpopo man presumed to have drowned while on honeymoon in Mozambique, plans to appoint private divers to continue with the search for his body.


Home Affairs assistant manager to appear in court over corruption

Monday 15 August 2016 06:09

A Home Affairs assistant manager who was arrested by the Hawks for fraud and corruption at Giyani in Limpopo is expected to apply for bail in the Musina Magistrate's Court on Monday.


In the past two months, about seventeen suspects were arrested by the Hawks around Musina and the border for fraud and corruption.
Arrested Home Affairs official to apply for bail

Sunday 14 August 2016 21:35

A Home Affairs Assistant Manager, who was arrested the Hawks for fraud and corruption in Giyani, Limpopo, is expected to apply for bail in the Musina Magistrate's Court.


Specialists allay fears of volcano in Limpopo

Sunday 14 August 2016 16:45

Government has allayed fears among the community of outside Groblersdal in Limpopo that they are facing a volcanic eruption after an unexplained underground fire burned for a week.


The Directorate for Priority Crime Investigation (Hawks) in Limpopo has warned South African civil servants involved in corruption and fraud.
Hawks issue warning to corrupt civil servants

Friday 12 August 2016 19:07

Hawks Provincial Spokesperson has warned criminals saying “We are coming to get you. It doesn’t matter how long it takes. In the end you will be brought to justice."


Music is the message at the Oppikoppi

Friday 12 August 2016 16:23

SABC Digital News captured not only the sights and sounds of Oppikoppi, but also spoke to some of the performing artists.


Vuwani businesses slowly picking up

Friday 12 August 2016 15:12

Business is slowly picking up after about three months of shutdown of services in the troubled Vuwani near Thohoyandou in Limpopo.


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