26 May 2018


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School sports revitalized in Bokone Bophirima

The North West Department of Education and Sport Development,
in partnership with Countrywide Sport, have fulfilled
their mandate to facilitate the recently launched Wednesday in-school sporting codes as part of villages, townships and small dorpies (VTSD) initiative.
This initiative is centred ...read more

All expenses paid Origin of Trails entry up for grabs at FNB Magalies Monster

One lucky FNB Magalies Monster MTB Classic entrant will secure an all-
expenses paid trip for two to Stellenbosch where he or she will take part in
the 6 th annual two-day Origin of Trails MTB Experience on Saturday, 24 and
Sunday, 25 November 2018.
“The FNB Magalies Monster MTB Cla...read more

Molosankwe takes 10-year Africa walk to honour Madiba

Every step that Thato Molosankwe takes is intended to raise awareness around social ills such as violence against women and children.
In July this year, the Mahikeng social activist will embark on a 10-year journey from Cape Town to Cairo. He calls this journey “Rounding Africa” because he plans t...read more

Taung community urged to preserve Heritage properties

MEC for Rural, Environment and Agricultural Development (READ), Manketsi Tlhape, has urged the community of Taung and other stakeholders to work with government to increase awareness on African heritage found in the province.

She said this would mobilize enhanced co-operation for their safeguarding as part...read more

Nominations open for Female Entrepreneur Awards

MEC for Rural, Environment and Agricultural Development  (READ), Manketsi Tlhape, has extended an invite to farmers, organized agriculture unions and commodities, organised women formations, financial institutions, educational institutions, municipalities and residents of the province to nominate female farmers...read more

Economy and Enterprise Development gets new HOD

Lufuno Tshikovhi is the new Head of Department (HoD) for Economy and Enterprise Development. He assumed his new responsibility on the  1st  of May 2018.

Tshikovhi hails from the Limpopo province and is no stranger to the public service. He comes to Bokone Bophirima province with extensive knowled...read more

ANC land summit takes firm decisions 

A land summit convened by the African National Congress (ANC) has urged the governing party to adopt a more comprehensive and multi-pronged approach to land restitution as soon as possible. 
The two-day consultative land summit was held last weekend in Boksburg, east of Johannesburg. 

The ...read more

Liquor Authority conducts enforcement and compliance inspection 

A team of liquor inspectors of the Department of Economy and Enterprise Development - accompanied by police officers - went on unannounced liquor compliance inspections over the past weekend in Ramotshere Moiloa Local Municipality. 

The operation started on Friday night until Sunday and was led by Col...read more

Clampdown continues on illegal hiking spots and taxi operations 

An operation to clampdown on hiking spots and illegal taxi operations was recently held in and around Vryburg, as a continuation of the clampdown that started in Mahikeng last year.

Hiking spots and illegal taxi ranks were accused of working with law enforcement officers who did not give legal operators sp...read more