POLICE SEARCH FOR MISSING CHILD CONTINUES

The Police in Potchefstroom has launched a search operation after the disappearance of  16-year-old Boitumelo Phoko of Ikageng, near Potchefstroom. Boitumelo was last seen on Monday, 30 September, when she allegedly boarded a taxi from Wolmaransstad to Potchefstroom,... read more

SAPS SEARCHES FOR POLICE TRAINEES

Image: Internet The South African Police Service (SAPS) has embarked on a nationwide recruitment process to attract youth between the ages of 18 and 30, to join the Service as police trainees for the 2019/2020 Basic Police Learning Development Programme (BLDP) intake.... read more

SUSPECT ARRESTED FOR MURDER OF YOUNGER BROTHER

Image: Internet A 26-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the murder of his younger brother, Mojalefa Mathushe (13), which occurred around August 2019. Mojalefa Mathushe was reported missing after he left with his elder brother in the early hours of the... read more

TWO SUSPECTS ARRESTED FOR MURDER

Image: Internet  Two male suspects have been arrested following the murder of two women, estimated to be aged 25 – 30, which occurred at Ext 11 Khuma in April 2018. This happened during a shoot out in which the two women were declared dead on the scene. The 3rd... read more

BEFORE YOU SAY “I DO”…

Image: Internet MARRIAGE & DIVORCE Which Matrimonial Property System to/should govern your marriage? Marriage in Community of Property Marriage in community of property means that parties married in this regard all the liabilities, debts and assets incurred before... read more

STUDENTS RUSH TO APPLY FOR NSFAS

Image: Internet The National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) says it has been inundated with 141 933 applications since the beginning of September. In a statement, the scheme said it is on average receiving more than 4 000 applications a day. “The number is going... read more

NORTH WEST – SHOCKING SURGE IN HIJACKINGS

Image: Internet According to The South African, The Victims of Crime Survey was released this morning, just a few weeks after the crime stats were shared by the SAPS. Neither publications are pleasant to read, as the statistics behind the illegal activity in South... read more

SOCIAL GRANT VALUE INCREASES FOR OCTOBER

Image: Internet According to News24 both the child support grant and grant-in-aid grant increases to R430 per child per month from yesterday, 1st  of October. This was in line with the announcement made by the Minister of Finance, Tito Mboweni, in his national Budget... read more

SAPS THANKS ROLE PLAYERS

The management of Klerksdorp SAPS would like to take this opportunity to thank the Neighbourhood Watch, CPF and Security Companies for their assistance and the vital role they played in discovering a 7-year-old boy who went missing over the weekend. Expressing his... read more

6 ALLEGED GANG MEMBERS ARRESTED FOR MURDER

Image: Internet 6 suspects have been arrested following a gang-related fight which occurred at Ext 6, Tigane which claimed the life of one person on the 28th Sept at 04:00. Johannes Thule,21, Welkom Mogoaditla,26, Gaongalelwe Modise,24, Lawrence Kopa, 22, Simphiwe... read more

SKRYWERS KUIER IN KLERKSDORP

Alle lesers het ‘n gunsteling skrywer of twee. Sou dit nie lekker wees om ‘n aand saam met jou gunsteling skrywer te kuier nie? Dalk ‘n vraag te vra oor iets waaroor jy lank gewonder het? Dalk net oor ‘n glasie wyn en ‘n ligte ete lekker... read more

PETROL PRICE TO GO UP ON WEDNESDAY

Image: Internet Cash-strapped consumers will have to dig even deeper into their pockets as the price of petrol is set to increase by 18 cents a litre next week. Announcing the price changes on Sunday, the Department of Mineral Resources and Energy said a litre of 95... read more

KHUMA PUBLIC VIOLENCE SUSPECTS APPEAR IN COURT

Image: Facebook Police determination, to bring to book those who perpetrate violence, paid off when two suspects were arrested for the Khuma Location public violence, arson and malicious damage to property. They appeared in the Stilfontein Magistrates’ Court on... read more

NORTH WEST COMMEMORATED FALLEN HEROES

Image: Internet  In remembrance of the South African Police Service (SAPS) members who died in the line of duty in the province during the 2018/2019 financial year, a Commemoration Service was held on Sunday, 22 September, at the Provincial Head Office, Potchefstroom.... read more

PLAASLIKE SKRYWER STEL NUWE BOEK BEKEND

Foto: Verskaf Die plaaslike skrywer, Stefaans Coetzee, het sy twee boeke – Wit Wolf & Suiker Britz – insamewerking met Bargain Books by Wimpy (Matlosana Mall) vir ondersteuners geteken. Coetzee het pas sy nuwe nie-fiksie boek, Suiker Britz,... read more

EMERGENCY PLAN TO PROTECT WOMEN AND CHILDREN

Image: Internet / President Cyril Ramaphosa President Cyril Ramaphosa has announced an emergency plan to deal with the violence against women and children in the country. Addressing a Joint Sitting of the National Assembly and National Council of Provinces on... read more

PATERNITY LEAVE FOR FATHERS

Image: Internet Did you know that now a father of a newborn child is entitled to paternity leave? It has been a difficult and a long journey for the demands of men to be met. Now that the Labour Law Amendment Act and Unemployment Insurance Fund Act has been signed,... read more

12-YEAR PRISON SENTENCE FOR MURDERER

Image: Internet Hartebeesfontein – A 45-year-old man was sentenced to 12 years imprisonment following the murder of Joseph Jeso Seitlholo (44) which happened at Tigane Township on the 29th Sept 2018 at 20:00. It is alleged Seitlholo and  Mogorosi were at a... read more

“MY MIRIAM MAKEBA STORY” AT AARDKLOP

Image: Sima Mashazi / The leading lady in My Miriam Makeba Story Sima Mashazi – the leading lady in My Miriam Makeba Story – was nominated for Best Solo Artist at 2019’s WoordTROfees in Stellenbosch. After a successful run at Klein Karoo National... read more

FASHION BURSARY UP FOR GRABS

Image: Gert-Johan Coetzee Klerksdorp, North West Province, September, 16th 2019 Top S.A Fashion Designer, Gert-Johan Coetzee, well known for dressing South African and international celebrities at red-carpet events, comes in partnership once again, with North West... read more

THREE SUSPECTS TO REMAIN IN CUSTODY

Image: Internet Three suspects, Talent Moyo, Milton Ncube and Mphikeleli Ndlovu appeared before the Potchefstroom Magistrates’ Court in connection with cases of  Possession of Suspected Stolen Property and the Criminal Matters Amendment Act 18 of 2015 on Thursday, 12... read more

MURDER RATE INCREASES BY 1.4%

Major General Norman Sekhukhune at the release of the 2018/2019 crime statistics at the Imbizo Centre in parliament, Cape Town, on September 12 2019. Image: ESA ALEXANDER/SUNDAY TIMES Major General Norman Sekhukhune says 21 022 people were murdered during the 12... read more

‘n Krygersbrief aan ‘n naamgenoot

Photo: Internet Steve Biko (18 Desember 1948 – 12 September 1977) Steve, ek sit in my woonstel met Hanlie Retief se ‘Gesels met 2’ – so pas gekoop – oop by Max du Preez se onderhoud. Ek het die eerste 186 bladsye oorgeslaan om sy storie te lees. Hanlie beeld die... read more

POLICE CAUTIONS MOTORISTS AGAINST HIJACKINGS

Image: Internet According to Netwerk24, there had been a recent increase in vehicle hijackings in the North West where hijackers even helped unsuspecting motorists to change their tire before they hijacked them. Hijackers use various methods to hijack motorists and... read more

CONSTRUCTIVE DISMISSAL IN THE WORKPLACE

Image: Internet Did you resign at work with or without notice, not because you wanted to but because of your employer’s continuous intolerable conduct? If so, then this renders such as Constructive Dismissal. Constructive Dismissal is defined in terms of section 186... read more

BOOMPLANTDAG: 11 SEPTEMBER

Foto: Internet Boomplantdag: Doringkruin 11 September 2019 Die Jeug van die Klerksdorp Afriform-tak  nooi die Doringkruin Buurtwaglede en inwoners uit om Woensdag 11 September om 10H00,  inheemse bome in die Keurboom/Karob park aan  te plant. Die park is gekies omdat... read more

SUSPECTS ARRESTED FOR DRUG POSSESSION

Photo: Provided The members on the picture sitting in front Const Itumeleng Chubisi, standing from left to right –  const Katlego Mokwena, seated Const Seleke Molete; standing Const Martins Mojahi; Const Beauty Nkoana; Const Thabo Segapo; Const Tshepo Radebe;... read more
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