SABC News - North West


SANDF achieves successes

Saturday 10 October 2015 06:35

The South African National Defence Force says it has achieved successes and suffered severe casualties on its peacekeeping missions in foreign countries.


Petro Nel was on a sight-seeing flight over a mountainous area when all contact was lost .
DA N West deputy leader still missing in Nepal

Friday 9 October 2015 15:55

The deputy leader of the Democratic Alliance (DA) in North West, Petro Nel remains missing in Nepal, the party said on Friday.


AG decries millions left unspent in N West

Friday 9 October 2015 10:47

The Auditor-General of the North West Province, Scharla van Schalkwyk, has lamented municipal underspending as one of the key factors impeding service delivery.


Friends and Business Associates of slain businessman Wandile Bozwana say his murder was a hit.
R2 million reward to find Bozwana’s killer

Thursday 8 October 2015 18:17

Friends and Business Associates of slain businessman Wandile Bozwana have appealed for a speedy arrest of his killers at his memorial service in Mahikeng.


ANC N. West refutes speculation linking party to Bozwana's murder

Monday 5 October 2015 19:53

The ANC in the North West Province has labelled attempts to implicate the provincial government and Premier Supra Mahumapelo in the death of business man Wandile Bozwana as opportunistic.


Wandile Bozwana, who was a businessman in the North West and Northern Cape, was shot and killed in Pretoria on Friday afternoon.
Family of slain businessman demands justice

Sunday 4 October 2015 15:19

Preparations for the funeral of prominent North West businessman Wandile Bozwana are under way at his residence in Mooikloof Heights in Pretoria.


Businessman Wandile Bozwana was shot dead on Friday in Pretoria.
Calls for calm after killing of N West businessman

Sunday 4 October 2015 08:07

There have been calls for calm after prominent North West businessman, Wandile Bozwana, was shot dead in Pretoria on Friday in what police say could have been an assassination.


The SACP says there is still a huge gap between the poor and the rich in South Africa.
SACP to launch Red October campaign

Sunday 4 October 2015 07:30

The South African Communist Party is set to launch its Red October campaign in Lethabong, Rustenburg in the North West on Sunday.


MK soldier reburied at home

Saturday 3 October 2015 15:52

Former liberation fighter and member of the ANC military wing, Umkhonto We Sizwe - Sandile Charles Ngqobe - has been reburied in his hometown of Mahikeng.


Businessman Wandile Bozwana was killed on Friday.
DA, ANC call for arrest of Bozwana killers

Saturday 3 October 2015 12:53

The Democratic Alliance (DA) in the North West has called for investigations into the killing of a prominent business man, Wandile Bozwana.


The car that North West businessman Wandile Bozwana and Mpho Baloyi were travelling in.
Community in shock following killing of N West businessman

Saturday 3 October 2015 08:28

The killing of a prominent business man around the North West and Northern Cape, Wandile Bozwana has been received by shock to those who have known him.


New political party formed in Rustenburg

Friday 2 October 2015 23:24

A new political party aimed at advancing the development of communities at ward level has been formed in Rustenburg in North West.


ANC North West members march against merger decision

Friday 2 October 2015 22:04

Hundreds of ANC members marched under heavy police guard in Ventersdorp in support of a decision to merge their municipality with the Tlokwe Local Municipality in Potchefstroom.


N West Farmer, son receive lengthy sentence for killing worker

Friday 2 October 2015 13:40

A North West farmer and his son have been sentenced to lengthy prison terms for killing a worker on their farm in the Stella area near Vryburg.


Both Uasa and Solidarity have indicated their intention to accept the offer pending final consideration of the wage negotiations.
Gold sector wage conciliation process continues

Friday 2 October 2015 06:54

The Chamber of Mines says conciliation process between gold producers and trade unions will continue on Friday.


North West ANC to lead march in support of municipal mergers

Friday 2 October 2015 06:18

The leadership of the African National Congress (ANC) in the North West in the Dr Kenneth Kaunda Region will lead a community march on Friday.


Ramatlhodi urges responsible public service

Thursday 1 October 2015 10:05

Public Service Minister Ngoako Ramatlhodi says public servants need to remain committed to the Public Service Charter to improve the lives of the poor.


N West service delivery protests disrupts schooling

Wednesday 30 September 2015 18:55

Service delivery protests have disrupted schooling for over a thousand pupils at Kopela village near Delareyville in the North West and three schools in the area were set on fire Tuesday night.


 The president said he is looking for a swift process in which to compensate the victims of the Marikana tragedy.
Marikana families feel vindicated and optimistic

Wednesday 30 September 2015 10:45

Family members of the Marikana mineworkers have welcomed steps to reach an out-of-court settlement.


'Deskbags’ helps thousands of underprivileged children

Wednesday 30 September 2015 10:00

There are over 3.1 million SA school-children who do not have desks. Shannon Roscher, Managing Director of Deskbags SA, joined Morning Live to talk about the initiative intended to curb this crisis.


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