19 July 2018


THE OFFICIAL BOKONE BOPHIRIMA GOVERNMENT NEWSPAPER

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Taung local businesses benefit from the 2016 cultural Calabash

Business people from Taung and surrounding areas loved the 2016 Taung Cultural Calabash held last weekend. They all have one reason for praising this event, they made money.

Many guest houses were fully booked as visitors needed accommodation while attending the two-day 22nd Taung Cultural Calabash held at...read more


Mahumapelo encourages young people to take part in farming

Bokone Bophirima Premier, Supra Mahumapelo, has appealed to young people to participate actively in farming because the province will always prioritize agriculture to fight poverty, inequality and unemployment.

Speaking at the official opening of the 2016 Provincial Agricultural Growth and Investment Show ...read more


ANC lambasts opposition's unbacked claims of state capture

The Provincial Legislature of Bokone Bophirima has taken a decision that a commission of inquiry be established to investigate any possible state capture in the province.

This after African National Congress (ANC) members serving as Members of the Provincial Legislature (MPLs) called for an investigati...read more


Calls for Taung Skull to return home

Bokone Bophirima wants the Taung Skull back at his home in Taung and the provincial government is preparing for the return of this fossil by refurbishing the Taung Skull World Heritage Site.

MEC for Rural, Environment and Agricultural Development (READ) in Bokone Bophirima, Manketsi Tlhape said the provin...read more


SASSA clients warned of a new card scam

The festive season is upon us again and people with sinister intentions are already targeting South African Social Security Agency (SASSA) beneficiaries with the intention of cheating them through different scams.

Social grant beneficiaries have been inundated with text messages urging them to obtain new ca...read more


Report paints a worrying picture of the state of SA's children

When the Nelson Mandela Children's Fund (NMCF) releases its next State of the South African Child Report in 2020, the foundation hopes the picture will be much rosier than it currently is.

The NMCF last week launched the #StateOfTheSAChildReport, coinciding with International Children's Day on 18 November....read more


MEC Mohono saddened by the death of Tourism Board Chairperson

The tourism industry in Bokone Bophirima is mourning the death of Tourism Board Chairperson, David Mogashoa, who passed away on Sunday morning, (20 November 2016) in hospital in Hartswater.

MEC for Tourism, Desbo Mohono, said she was saddened and shocked by the news of Mogashoa's death. Mohono conveyed con...read more


Mokgatlho wa dingaka tsa setso o a ithuna

Mokgatlho wa dingaka tsa setso wa porofense ya Bokone Bophirima ka tshwaragano le Lefapha la Setso, Botaki le Merero ya Segosi, o ne o tshwere kopano ya ona ya ngwaga le ngwaga kwa sedikeng sa Dr Kenneth Kaunda. Moono wa kopano eo e ne e le o o reng "Boloka Botala".

Maikaelelo a kopano eno e ne e le gore dinga...read more


Upbeat Telkom eyes larger market share in the mobile market

South Africa's telecommunications parastatal, Telkom, last week posted positive financial results - buoyed by its decent showing in the company's mobile business - despite operating it what Groups Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Sipho Maseko, described as a 'tough economy'.

In the year ending March 2016, Te...read more