19 July 2018


THE OFFICIAL BOKONE BOPHIRIMA GOVERNMENT NEWSPAPER

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Hall of Fame open for SA icons of arts, culture and technology

On the back of the opening of the South African Hall of Fame at Sun City, more local icons in the fields of arts, culture, the performing arts, science and technology will also be inducted to inspire young South Africans to pursue their passion.

The South African Hall of Fame is a legacy project and is the f...read more


Mosimane, Sundowns and Banyana up for CAF Awards

Mamelodi Sundowns coach, Pitso Mosimane, is in the running for the Confederation of African Football (CAF) Coach of the Year award.

Mosimane will know next month on Thursday 5 January 2017 if he wins this award, when winners are announced at the 2016 Glo-CAF Awards Gala in Nigeria's capital, Abuja.

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Reconciliation, healing and renewal is about people - Mahumapelo

The journey to reconciliation, healing and renewal is a never ending one because where there are people there will always be a need to foster mutual understanding. So says Bokone Bophirima Premier, Supra Mahumapelo.

The Premier was speaking at the Wonderkop Community Hall near Marikana outside Rustenburg...read more


A treat for music lovers at the 2016 Mahika Mahikeng

Residents of Mahikeng and surrounding villages are excited about this weekend's 2016 Mahika Mahikeng Cultural Festival that kicked off yesterday (Thursday 8 December 2016) and scheduled to end on Sunday.

Fun loving people of Mahikeng said they cannot wait to come and support their own event where they wil...read more


Five communities get their land back in Lehurutshe

It was a jolly event filled with ululations when Minister of Rural Development and Land Reform, Gugile Nkwinti, handed over title deeds to five Bahurutshe communities in one of the biggest land claims to be settled at Motsane Game Farm outside Zeerust on Monday.

More than 54 000 hectares of land that inc...read more


'Shapa Roundo' campaign encourages domestic tourism

The Department of Tourism in conjunction with the North West Tourism Board is steaming ahead with its campaign to encourage local citizens to explore tourism products within Bokone Bophirima province this festive season.

The campaign that started in the Dr Ruth Segomotsi Mompati District and now continuin...read more


VTSD economic opportunities must be deeply explored - Premier

Premier Supra Mahumapelo has challenged the people of Bokone Bophirima's villages, townships and small dorpies (VTSD) to think big and consider creating their own brands.

The Premier was addressing the VTSD Economic Lekgotla that took place over three days in Mahikeng last week.

Mahumapelo said ...read more


Minister Zulu commits to supporting Bokone Bophirima's small businesses

Minister of Small Business Development, Lindiwe Zulu, has committed her department to supporting small businesses by assisting local economic structures of Villages Townships and the Small Dorpies (VTSD) in Bokone Bophirima province.

Zulu made the commitment during the last day of the VTSD Economic Lekgotl...read more


Ramaphosa warns against the danger of economic imbalances

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has warned that it would be almost impossible to build a united South Africa if black people are still economically deprived.

Ramaphosa was addressing the third anniversary of the death of President Nelson Mandela this week in an event titled Mandela the Freedom Fighter an...read more