20 January 2019


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New Taung-born author ready to conquer the world

He will be launching his new book titled Konyana on Monday (27 February) and author Khumo Seane is already thinking about writing more books.


The Taung-born Seane told Semphete in an interview this week that he encourages reading because it exposes people to new things, new information, ne...read more

Baagi ba rotloediwa go dirisa dipuo tsa ga mme

Kgwedi ya Tlhakole e beetswe thoko go nna ya dipuo tsa semmuso. Dipuo tse di farologaneng tse di buiwang mo nageng eno, go sa kgathalesege gore aa ke tse di potlana, di tshwanetse go dibelwa le go ketikiwa mo kgweding eno. Mongwe le mongwe o rotloediwa go somarela le go ipela ka puo ya gagwe le go e itse.

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New VTSD television studio opens doors in Mahikeng

Bokone Bophirima artists are set to benefit from the newly launched studios meant to develop largely people from the Villages, Townships and Small Dorpies (VTSD) areas.


The state-of-the-art film and television studio was opened on Tuesday at SABC North West offices in Mahikeng. 

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SOPA to unpack 2017 priorities

All radio stations based in Bokone Bophirima province will broadcast Premier Supra Mahumapelo’s fourth State of the Province Address (SOPA). Mahumapelo delivers his 4th SOPA today (Friday, 24 February) at the Taung Sports Grounds in the Greater Taung Local Municipality. Speaker of the North West Provincial Leg...read more

Dikgosi laud provincial government on farming initiatives

Traditional leaders in Bokone Bophirima have commended the provincial government for their support in uplifting farming communities.


Commenting after a general meeting of Dikgosi recently, Chairperson of the House of Traditional Leaders, Kgosi Madoda Zibi, said they were looking forward to...read more

Provincial government to extend the Taung Agicultural College

As part of increasing skills in the agricultural sector, the Premier of Bokone Bophirima province, Supra Mahumapelo, has announced that the province is going to increase the size of the Taung Agricultural College by occupying the space used as Taung Sports Ground.

The sports ground will be moved to the out...read more

Disaster Management Centre activated amid heavy rains

Bokone Bophirima’s Provincial Disaster Management Centre was this week put on high alert, following warnings by the South African Weather Service (SAWS) that heavy rains would continue to cause flooding in some parts of the province. Provincial Head of the Disaster Management Centre, Jackie Rikhotso, told Semp...read more

Five hundred more households get electrified in Taung

Five hundred households got their newly installed electricity switched on in Taung on Wednesday, as part of Bokone Bophirima Provincial Government’s switch-on electrification projects.


Premier Supra Mahumapelo said this was a second achievement of Eskom’s North West Operating U...read more

It’s 6m for the Jacob Zuma Capture Site, not R6m

Not many people know that Jacob Zuma is the only South African president after the late first president of a democratic South Africa, Nelson Mandela, who was incarcerated for his involvement in the struggle against apartheid.

And that, among many other reasons, is why the Bokone Bophirima Provincial Govern...read more