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Daily Mail
Male hitchhiker is raped at gunpoint by two middle-aged womentown The attack has similarities to rapes carried out by women in Zimbabwe Th
Daily Mail / Posted an hour ago
town The attack has similarities to rapes carried out by women in Zimbabwe The man had been hitchhiking in Polokwane, Limpopo province when he was picked up by two middle-aged women who offered him a lift However, after a short drive, the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Poonan Credits Good Putting for Killarney Leadadded up to a one-stroke lead over IGT Challenge Tour Money List leader Ruan Co
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
added up to a one-stroke lead over IGT Challenge Tour Money List leader Ruan Conradie, Romano Saincic, Clinton Grobler and Limpopo amateur Ru-Juan Lessingh and a two-shot bulge over Maritz Wessels, Francois Coetzee, Omar Sandys, Jason Roets and DK... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Gauteng Bounce Back in Buffalo Citythey take on Mpumalanga and Northern Cape in a three-way tussle on Wednesday.
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 hours ago
they take on Mpumalanga and Northern Cape in a three-way tussle on Wednesday. Free State routed Northern Cape 8-4 and Mpumalanga handed Limpopo a 9-3 drubbing to finish the day in the tie for third. Free State face Eastern Province in round... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Amanda Black in counselling after being threatened at gunpointtrauma counselling after she and her team were threatened by a man armed with a
Daily Dispatch / Posted 7 hours ago
trauma counselling after she and her team were threatened by a man armed with a gun at the Mapungubwe Music Festival in Limpopo over the weekend. According to a statement released by the star’s management on Tuesday‚ Amanda was left feeling... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Joburg EMS on high alert amid severe thunderstormsEMS on high alert amid severe thunderstorms The SA Weather Service has issued
Eye Witness News / Posted 21 hours ago
EMS on high alert amid severe thunderstorms The SA Weather Service has issued an alert for heavy downpours in Gauteng, Limpopo, Mpumalanga, KwaZulu-Natal and some parts of the North West. Setswetla in Alexandra near Jukskei River. Picture... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Joe Maswanganyi - Passing-Out Parade of Mpumalanga Traffic Officersand gentlemen, we are equally meeting two days after the launch of our festive
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 hours ago
and gentlemen, we are equally meeting two days after the launch of our festive season road safety campaign at Bela Bela in Limpopo. In a few days, many employed citizens of our country will be receiving their pay bonuses and this will undoubtedly... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
SA Eyes World Science Forumalso saw Science Diplomacy Awards conferred on several scientists on the contin
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
also saw Science Diplomacy Awards conferred on several scientists on the continent. Prof Phuti Ngoepe of the University of Limpopo received the Human Capital Development Award, for his efforts to leverage international cooperation to support the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
South Africa/Botswana: Bantwana Back in Camp to Prepare for 2nd Leg Vs Botswana WC QualifierFC - KZN); Karabo Dlamini and Oratile Mokwena (both Mamelodi Sundowns - Gauteng
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
FC - KZN); Karabo Dlamini and Oratile Mokwena (both Mamelodi Sundowns - Gauteng), Precious Choshi (Kanatla Ladies - Limpopo); as well as Thembelihle Masibi (De'Scorpion - North West). A win for South Africa will see them face Morocco in the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
National Treasury On Local Government Revenue and Expenditure for 1 July 2017 - 30 September 2017The Free State has the highest percentage of outstanding creditors greater than
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
The Free State has the highest percentage of outstanding creditors greater than 90 days at 85.0 per cent, followed by Limpopo at 76.4 per cent, and the North West at 71.3 per cent. The year-on-year increase in outstanding creditors could be an... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Silicosis - We're Close to a Deal With the Mines, Says Miners' Attorneyand deposits, 10% of which was earmarked for agricultural development projects,
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
and deposits, 10% of which was earmarked for agricultural development projects, which were currently being piloted in Limpopo, North West Province, and Mpumalanga. He said that the state had contributed nothing to these initiatives because... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Hitchhiker forced to drink concoction‚ raped by two womenLimpopo police on Sunday said they were investigating a case of rape after a hi
Daily Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
Limpopo police on Sunday said they were investigating a case of rape after a hitchhiker was allegedly raped by two middle-aged women who had given him a lift. Police on Sunday said they were investigating a case of rape after a hitchhiker was... Read more
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African Football
Polokwane in search of first home winas many away matches this season and their last victory in the league came on t
African Football / Posted 5 days ago
as many away matches this season and their last victory in the league came on the road, as they defeated Baroka FC 1-0 in Limpopo back in October. In head-to-head stats, Polokwane and Wits have met in eight league matches since 2013/14. The... Read more
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Eye Witness News
WCED on a drive to improve reading literacyLiteracy Study (PIRLS). It revealed that nearly 80% of grade 4 learners can't
Eye Witness News / Posted 5 days ago
Literacy Study (PIRLS). It revealed that nearly 80% of grade 4 learners can't read for meaning. The study revealed that Limpopo has the highest rate of functional illiteracy in Grade 4, at 90.8%, followed by Gauteng with 68.5%, Free State with... Read more
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African Football
Maritzburg out to build momentumhave gone six league matches without a win after they were soundly beaten 4-0 a
African Football / Posted 5 days ago
have gone six league matches without a win after they were soundly beaten 4-0 at Mamelodi Sundowns on December 5. The Limpopo side has not kept a clean sheet since their 2-0 win over Bloemfontein Celtic in September. Bakgaga, despite their... Read more
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Eye Witness News
What to do and where to go in SA this festive seasonDinokeng is the first free-roaming big 5 residential game reserve in Gauteng ne
Eye Witness News / Posted 5 days ago
Dinokeng is the first free-roaming big 5 residential game reserve in Gauteng next to an urbanised area. Moving to the Limpopo Province, visit Tiveka Game Lodge to experience the joy of game watching, after which you can come back to the lodge... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Follow the Rules of the Roadin Tshwane on Thursday. On Tuesday, Transport Minister Joe Maswanganyi launche
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
in Tshwane on Thursday. On Tuesday, Transport Minister Joe Maswanganyi launched the Arrive Alive campaign in Bela-Bela, Limpopo. The South African Police Service is also implementing its nationwide campaign for a safer festive season. "All... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Wife, Boyfriend, Alleged Hitman Arrested for Limpopo School Teacher's MurderPolice in Limpopo have arrested the wife of a teacher and two other men in conn
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
Police in Limpopo have arrested the wife of a teacher and two other men in connection with his murder in August. Limpopo police spokesperson Lieutenant Colonel Moatshe Ngoepe said the teacher's wife, 37, her boyfriend, 42, and the alleged hitman,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Internet Blackout Reveals Dependence On Liquid Telecomthat their service was disrupted due to a fiber break on Liquid Telecom's major
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
that their service was disrupted due to a fiber break on Liquid Telecom's major link to South Africa which happened in the Limpopo Province between Beitbridge and Mussina. Liquid Telecom provides total IP Back-haul for the Econet Group through is... Read more
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African Football
Absa Premiership midweek wrap – Four tied at the top, Sundowns in pole positionjoined former leaders Baroka FC on 19 points and took pole position on goal dif
African Football / Posted 6 days ago
joined former leaders Baroka FC on 19 points and took pole position on goal difference thanks to a 4-0 thrashing of the Limpopo side (with Percy Tau scoring twice), while Orlando Pirates completed the trio with a goalless draw at home to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
WSU Vows to Fight Back After LLB Accreditation Withdrawalaccreditation. Following its National Review of the Bachelor of Laws (LLB) Pro
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
accreditation. Following its National Review of the Bachelor of Laws (LLB) Programme - CHE said that the University of Limpopo, the University of Zululand and the University of Cape Town (UCT) - one of the world's top 100 law schools - had been... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Life Sentences for 3 Men Who Raped Woman Returning From FuneralThree men who raped a woman who was travelling from a funeral in Limpopo have e
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
Three men who raped a woman who was travelling from a funeral in Limpopo have each been sentenced to life in jail. Frans Makhafola, 33, Alfred Lesiba Magongoa and Ephraim Malotsa, both 27, were sentenced in the Mokerong Regional Court this week,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Stokvel Members Warned On Cash Crime Spree in TzaneenLimpopo police on Wednesday advised stokvel clubs to use electronic banking to
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
Limpopo police on Wednesday advised stokvel clubs to use electronic banking to distribute their money instead of giving their members cash. The police said this was to prevent robberies that have become prevalent in Tzaneen. The advice comes after... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ramaphosa Leads, but the SA Ruling Party Race Still Wide Opentheir nomination tallies late on Monday. As expected, the deputy president sec
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
their nomination tallies late on Monday. As expected, the deputy president secured backing from 391 branches in his Limpopo home province and Dr Dlamini-Zuma 104. She piped him in her KwaZulu-Natal (KZN) home, garnering 433 branches while... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
#5Facts - Water in South Africacompared to 81.2% in 1996. Households in the Western Cape are most likely to h
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
compared to 81.2% in 1996. Households in the Western Cape are most likely to have access to piped water, while those in Limpopo and the Eastern Cape are the least likely to have access to piped water. Piped water in less than 50% of South... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Angie Motshekga - Release of 2016 Progress in International Reading Literacy Study Resultsto the improved ranking of Free State. However, we will have to step-up our lan
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
to the improved ranking of Free State. However, we will have to step-up our language strategies in the rural areas, such as Limpopo, Eastern Cape, Northern Cape, Mpumalanga and KwaZulu-Natal - the three of which have the largest number of learners... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Stokvel robbery spree in LimpopoStokvel social clubs have been targeted in a spate of house robberies ahead of
Daily Dispatch / Posted 7 days ago
Stokvel social clubs have been targeted in a spate of house robberies ahead of the festive season in Limpopo. Stokvel social clubs have been targeted in a spate of house robberies ahead of the festive season in Limpopo Police said that criminals... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Police Have Cracked the Stokvel Robberies SyndicateCourts soon and Police investigations are still continuing. The South African
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
Courts soon and Police investigations are still continuing. The South African Police Service is still strongly urging Limpopo residents to be vigilant this festive season, especially woman who are participating in the Stokvel Social Clubs, to... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Wednesday weather - rain and a heatwaveBloemfontein will have showers and a high of 28˚C. Heavy rain fell in Gauteng‚
Daily Dispatch / Posted 7 days ago
Bloemfontein will have showers and a high of 28˚C. Heavy rain fell in Gauteng‚ the Mpumalanga Highveld and parts of the Free State‚ North West and Limpopo on Monday. Rainy conditions were expected to persist in the provinces on Wednesday. -TimesL... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
No More Hide and Seek of Traffic OfficersTuesday, Minister Maswanganyi unveiled this plan at the launch of festive seaso
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
Tuesday, Minister Maswanganyi unveiled this plan at the launch of festive season campaign in Bela-Bela township, in Limpopo. The Minister was flanked by his Deputy Minister Sindidiwe Chikunga, Transport Acting Director-General Mathabatha... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Road Safety Is Everyone's ResponsibilityMinister on Tuesday officially launched the Transport of Department's festive s
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
Minister on Tuesday officially launched the Transport of Department's festive season campaign in Bela-Bela township, Limpopo. According to the department, statistics indicate that most people who die on the roads are young people aged... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Transport Minister Talks Tough On Reckless Drivingsaid the Minister on Tuesday at the launch of the Department of Transport's fes
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
said the Minister on Tuesday at the launch of the Department of Transport's festive season campaign in Bela-Bela township, Limpopo. Five provinces, namely Eastern Cape, KwaZulu-Natal, Gauteng, Limpopo and Mpumalanga, accounted for 73% of all... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Zimbabwe suffers internet blackoutbut on the South African side of their common border. The website said: “A tra
New Zimbabwe / Posted 7 days ago
but on the South African side of their common border. The website said: “A tractor that was ploughing a field in the Limpopo province in South Africa apparently cut through some fibre owned by one of Liquid Telecom Zimbabwe’s suppliers.”... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Eastern Cape has South Africa’s highest likelihood of homophobic violence(LGBTI) are three times more likely to be attacked in Eastern Cape than in any
Daily Dispatch / Posted 7 days ago
(LGBTI) are three times more likely to be attacked in Eastern Cape than in any other province Kwazulu-Natal‚ followed by Limpopo‚ are the two next-worst provinces in terms of LGBTI people being exposed to assault‚ verbal or physical abuse from... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
No Nonsense Approach to All Motoristsand road users this festive season. Speaking at the department's festive seaso
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
and road users this festive season. Speaking at the department's festive season campaign launch in Bela-Bela township, Limpopo, on Tuesday, the Minister said law enforcement officials and the public must work together this festive season to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Limpopo On Outcomes of Executive Council MeetingThe Executive Council of Limpopo held its last meeting of the year 2017 on the
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
The Executive Council of Limpopo held its last meeting of the year 2017 on the 29th of November to examine and approve Programmes of Action of different clusters; and to deliberate on progress departments have made in delivering services to the... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Stop smacking children: CRL Commissionfollowed by KwaZulu-Natal with 89‚ Gauteng 70‚ Mpumalanga 48‚ the Eastern Cape
Daily Dispatch / Posted 8 days ago
followed by KwaZulu-Natal with 89‚ Gauteng 70‚ Mpumalanga 48‚ the Eastern Cape 29‚ the Free State 27‚ and North West and Limpopo 25 each. Manene claimed that government did not hold proper consultation processes in communities who have for many... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
ConCourt releases prisoner convicted of girlfriend's murderdetermined because her body was found in a decomposing state in a veld in Kordo
Daily Dispatch / Posted 8 days ago
determined because her body was found in a decomposing state in a veld in Kordon in the Capricorn District Municipality in Limpopo. Phakane was sentenced by the Polokwane Circuit Court to a prison term of 20 years in October 2009. When Phakane... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Missing Limpopo girl (2) found dead The toddler disappeared on Monday while her parents were sleeping under a tre
Eye Witness News / Posted 8 days ago
The toddler disappeared on Monday while her parents were sleeping under a tree in a village in Witpoort. Picture: Freeimages.com JOHANNESBURG - Police are investigating the death of a two-year-old girl who went... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Black Industrialists Programme Empowers Limpopo Communityto a food manufacturing company has contributed to the creation of 300 permanen
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
to a food manufacturing company has contributed to the creation of 300 permanent and 500 contract jobs in Modjadjiskloof, Limpopo. Speaking at the launch of Eastern Trading which trades as Dursot All Joy's expansion project on Monday, Deputy... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
ANC Leadership Race - With Branches' Cards Revealed, a Tough, Tight Contest Loomshome provinces of the two main presidential contenders held their provincial ge
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
home provinces of the two main presidential contenders held their provincial general councils on Monday, with Limpopo nominating Deputy Presidential Cyril Ramaphosa, as expected, and KwaZulu-Natal, predictably, nominating ANC MP... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Government Committed to Skilling CDWsone CDW per ward. Currently there are 4392 Wards in the country. The Minister'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
one CDW per ward. Currently there are 4392 Wards in the country. The Minister's engagement with CDWs in Western Cape and Limpopo has highlighted challenges they face such as the issue of security and their exposure in dangerous communities. The... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Schools Without Dignity - Lessons of Michael Komape's Death Not Learnt By Limpopo Education Departmentcourt over the past weeks, shocking the country. Aged 5, Michael drowned in a p
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
court over the past weeks, shocking the country. Aged 5, Michael drowned in a pit latrine at his rural school in Polokwane, Limpopo. It appears though that his undignified death has not served as a wake-up call - the provincial education department... Read more
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African Football
Polokwane out to extend unbeaten runtheir unbeaten streak to five matches – with a goalless stalemate at home to Ma
African Football / Posted 8 days ago
their unbeaten streak to five matches – with a goalless stalemate at home to Maritzburg United on November 22. It was the Limpopo side’s fifth draw this season, three of which have ended 0-0. Rise and Shine have yet to win at home so far this... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ramaphosa Wins the ANC Nomination Race - but Its a Tough Road Aheadand Dlamini-Zuma. Ramaphosa got the nod from five provinces: Gauteng, Northern
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
and Dlamini-Zuma. Ramaphosa got the nod from five provinces: Gauteng, Northern Cape, Eastern Cape, Western Cape, and Limpopo. Dlamini-Zuma got majority support from KwaZulu-Natal, North West, Free State and Mpumalanga. The nomination process... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Jessie Duarte calls for unity among delegates ahead of conferencewear t-shirts representing a particular faction or sing slogans praising their
Eye Witness News / Posted 8 days ago
wear t-shirts representing a particular faction or sing slogans praising their preferred candidates. She was speaking to Limpopo provincial general council members who convened to consolidate branch nominations ahead of the ANC leadership... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Stan Mathabatha pleased with ANC Limpopo’s choice of preferred candidate Mathabatha says Limpopo ANC branches have spoken and Ramaphosa is the preferr
Eye Witness News / Posted 8 days ago
Mathabatha says Limpopo ANC branches have spoken and Ramaphosa is the preferred candidate. FILE: Limpopo Premier and ANC NEC member Stan Mathabatha. Picture: EWN. POLOKWANE –... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ritsako Lodge Launches As Haven for Big 5NESTLED strategically in the area bordering Gauteng and Limpopo Provinces, the
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
NESTLED strategically in the area bordering Gauteng and Limpopo Provinces, the multimillion-Rand Ritsako Game Lodge has been officially opened amid pomp, fanfare and a major boost to tourists currently travelling vast distances mostly to see the Big... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minster Joe Maswanganyi Launches 2017 Festive Season Road Safety Campaign in Limpopo, 5 DecMP will officially launch the 2017 festive season road safety campaign on Tuesd
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
MP will officially launch the 2017 festive season road safety campaign on Tuesday, 5 December 2017 in Bela Bela, Limpopo. The high number of road fatalities and injuries, during the festive season and all-year round, remains a major... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Obey Rules of the Road This Festive Seasonand alcohol abuse and drunken driving in particular," said Minister Maswanganyi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
and alcohol abuse and drunken driving in particular," said Minister Maswanganyi. The launch will take place in Bela Bela, Limpopo, where the Minister will interact with community members on road safety issues. The Minister will be joined by... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Attack On Police Condemned and Manhunt Launched On Six Heavily Armed Suspects - RitaviThe management of the South African Police Service in Limpopo condemns in the s
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
The management of the South African Police Service in Limpopo condemns in the strongest possible terms the seemingly unrelenting attacks on police members, the latest of which took place in the early hours of this morning at around 03h00. A 35 year... Read more
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