21 April 2019


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'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

Lefapha le thankgolola letsholo le le kgatlhanong le tshotlako ya basadi le bana

Lefapha la Boitekanelo mo porofenseng ya Bokone Bophirima le thankgolotse letsholo la go tsibosa le go lemosa baagi ka botlhokwa jwa go bega dikgetse tsa tshotlako ya basadi le bana.

Letsholo leno le thankgolotswe ka tshwaragano le ba Ditirelo tsa Sepodisi sa Afrika Borwa, Kantoro ya Tonakgolo, Lefapha la ...read more

Russia honours JB Marks and Moses Kotane

The Russian Federation has fulfilled its promise of ensuring that the graves of South African anti-apartheid stalwarts John Beaver "JB" Marks and Moses Kotane are not re-used to bury other people.

Marks and Kotane died in exile in Russia in the 1970s and were buried in that country for decades before the G...read more

Government intervenes in the Lehurutshe water problems

Work to drill boreholes and fix malfunctioning water engines is continuing to resolve water shortage in the drought-stricken Gopane and Dinokana villages in the Ramotshere Moiloa Local Municipality.

This information was shared at a recent community engagement session with Bokone Bophirima's MEC for Local ...read more

Lawmakers temporarily halt the donations of wildlife species

Bokone Bophirima's Portfolio Committee on Environmental Affairs and Portfolio Committee on Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries have put the brakes on the donation of high value wildlife species to the South African Rare Game Breeders Association (SARGBA) and associated Black Economic Empowerment beneficiaries in the...read more

Mahikeng award winning Justice Centre shines

Three employees of the Mahikeng Justice Centre were among those rewarded for excellence when Legal Aid South Africa's Free State North West Region held its Annual Regional Achiever Awards last week.

The Regional Achiever Awards recognise commitment and excellence demonstrated by employees who contribute s...read more