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N West opposition outraged at two senior appointments

Monday 31 August 2015 20:24

Opposition parties in North West are challenging the appointment of two senior provincial government officials.

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ANCYL cautions ANC over its policy positions

Monday 31 August 2015 06:00

ANC Youth League Chairperson in the North West, Collen Maine has warned that the ANC stands to lose elections in future, if it fails to implement its policy positions.

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EFF, ANC battle it out for University leadership

Monday 31 August 2015 05:41

The University of the North West at the Mahikeng Campus, was a hive of political activities this past weekend.

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DA to challenge Ventersdorp and Tlokwe merger in court

Sunday 30 August 2015 10:16

Democratic Alliance (DA) leader, Mmusi Maimane, says they will challenge the decision to merge the Ventersdorp and Tlokwe municipalities in court.

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2 ex-cops jailed for R100 bribe

Sunday 30 August 2015 08:51

Two former police officers were this week sentenced to two years behind bars for corruption and fraud after demanding R100 from a taxi driver at an accident scene.

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DA has ‘big five’ in its sights for 2016 municipal poll: Maimane

Saturday 29 August 2015 18:41

The DA has “the big five” in its sights for next year’s local government elections, DA leader Mmusi Maimane said on Saturday.

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Two of the fire victims were buried on Saturday morning.
Fire victims’ families unhappy with deaf school safety

Saturday 29 August 2015 17:41

Emotions were high during Katlego Diseko's funeral in Ramatlabama Village near Mahikeng.

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The provincial Basic Education portfolio committee visited the school in Leeudoringstad last week.
N West Deaf school fire victims to be laid to rest

Saturday 29 August 2015 07:08

Three learners, who died in a fire at the North West Schools for the Deaf in Leeudoringstad, will be buried at their respective home towns on Saturday and Sunday.

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Three learners reportedly died in a blaze on Monday and over 50 injured at a North West school for the deaf.
N West special schools' safety blues

Wednesday 26 August 2015 08:55

The North West Legislature's Portfolio Committee on Education has expressed its dissatisfaction about the safety of learners at specials schools in the province.

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N West youth to approach court against mining companies

Tuesday 25 August 2015 18:22

The youth around Modderspruit village, near Bapong, in Brits, North West, have threatened to approach the courts, to force the mining company in the area to employ them.

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Boycotted classes enter fourth consecutive month

Tuesday 25 August 2015 09:23

Learner protests at Matloding village outside Mahikeng in the North West entered it fourth month this morning.

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N West Portfolio Committee to visit deaf school

Tuesday 25 August 2015 05:58

The Portfolio Committee on Education in the North West Legislature will be conducting an oversight visit on Tuesday morning at the North West Secondary School for the Deaf.

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Task team to probe deaf school fire

Monday 24 August 2015 12:35

The North West Provincial Government has set up a task team to probe a fatal fire at a Secondary School for the Deaf in Leeudoringstad near Klerksdorp.

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The PAC leader Luthando Mbinda says their primary focus is still on the land in South Africa.
ANC needs to address land issue: PAC

Sunday 23 August 2015 12:21

The Pan Africanist Congress believes the land issue is not being addressed by the ruling party.

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Female farmer sees passion as key to success

Sunday 23 August 2015 10:25

The North West 2015 female farmer of the year, Phindi Sithole-Abdulla, has encouraged unemployed South Africans to create their own employment.

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The axe is hanging over police commissioner Riah Phiyega's head.
Families of Marikana victims call for Phiyega's head

Saturday 22 August 2015 20:46

The families of the slain and injured Marikana miners insist that Police Commissioner Riah Phiyega should be axed.

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PAC fighter and unsung hero, Marumo Molusi.
Unsung PAC hero hailed at his funeral

Saturday 22 August 2015 19:37

PAC fighter and unsung hero - Marumo Molusi - who was laid to rest at Bodibe village near Lichtenburg in North West, was hailed for being vocal regarding land re-distribution.

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Conditions of women remain bleak in Southern Africa

Friday 21 August 2015 19:13

Conditions of women in Southern Africa remain bleak as countries in the region battle to correct inequalities in education and political participation.

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 Lessons were disrupted earlier this week, after contracts of temporary teachers were not renewed.
Learning to resume at two N West schools

Friday 21 August 2015 06:19

Learning is expected to resume at two North West schools at Bloemhof and Christiana on Friday morning.

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The ANCYL is expected to finally go to an elective congress after it was repeatedly postponed.
ANCYL task team opens leadership contest

Friday 21 August 2015 05:44

The National Task Team of the ANCYL says it has opened up the leadership contest ahead of its elective congress next month.

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