18 November 2018


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Why Broke When There Is So Much Info - Lemawane

One of the experienced media personalities born in Itsoseng in Ditsobotla Local Municipality, Collen Lemawane, is reaching out to his fellow residents to teach them about financial management.

Lemawane aurthored a book titled "Why Broke When There Is So Much Information about money" with the sole aim of s...read more

Face to face with ANC Chief Whip in North West Provincial Legislature

He leads a team of the governing African National Congress (ANC) Members of Provincial Legislature (MPLs) in Bokone Bophirima and that requires someone with the abillity to crack the whip. It is therefore no coincidence that Hoffman Galeng's official title is Chief Whip.

"My role is to oversee political...read more

Educational support for military veterans, dependents

About 9000 military veterans and their dependents will this year be furthering their education - thanks to bursaries from the Department of Military Veterans (DMV).

Of the 9000 beneficiaries, there are 5000 continuing students while the rest, 4000, constitutes new beneficiaries. "Provision of quality educ...read more

Minister urges young people to look beyond universities for post-matric qualifications

Minister of Higher Education and Training, Dr Blade Nzimande, has called on learners from the Matric Class of 2016 who recently passed their National Senior Certificate examinations to explore other opportunities - and not only look to get into universities to further their education.

Nzimande, whose depart...read more

XTERRA racing season kicks off at Buffelspoort Dam

The 2017 XTERRA Racing Season will kick off on a high note at the magnificent Buffelspoort Dam in the Magaliesberg in Bokone Bophirima over the weekend of 20 to 22 January 2017.

"We are excited to once again for the kick-off of the XTERRA Racing Season at Buffelspoort Dam," says Managing Director of Stillwat...read more

Bokone Bophirima top achievers honoured

They have done Bokone Bophirima proud and on Thursday the provincial government honoured these Grade 12 top achievers as they prepared to become tertiary education students.

Occupying the number one spot is Lune Smit from Hoer Volkskool Potchefstroom, with seven distinctions. She told Semphete on Thursday...read more

Lehari jubilant as Bokone Bophirima matriculants shine

It was a day of joy and celebration on Thursday when Bokone Bophirima unpacked its improved National Senior Certicificate (NSC) examinations results.

MEC for Education and Sport Development, Sello Lehari, made the official announcement at Batlhaping High School in Taung. Bokone Bophirima scored an overal...read more

Law enforcement continues visibility on Bokone Bophirima's roads

Bokone Bophirima's MEC for Community Safety and Transport, Dr Mokgantshang Mpho Motlhabane has appealed to motorists to exercise extreme caution on the roads, as many return home from their vacations or to their places of work.

MEC Motlhabane encouraged motorists to "drive carefully, observe all rules of th...read more

No room for walk in applications at UJ

As thousands of 2016 matric pupils receive their results today, the University of Johannesburg (UJ) has warned that it would not accept any walk in applicants.

This is as some pupils queue at universities hoping to be enrolled after missing application deadlines a year before.

A parent who was qu...read more