02 July 2020


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Do well in Grade 12 and score a Motsepe Foundation bursary

Thirty learners who perform excellently in their matric examinations in Bojanala District Municipality may find themselves studying in tertiary institutions without any financial worries.

The Motsepe Foundation has committed to awarding bursaries to these learners - 10 each for Mmakau, Madibeng Local Munici...read more

Christiana pensioners receive title deeds

The Department of Local Government and Human Settlements is on a mission to ensure that home owners are holding title deeds to prove legal ownership. The department has over the past few months been giving out these important documents to several beneficiaries of government provided housing.

In Utlwanang an...read more

Lehari leads plans for VTSD Games

MEC for Education and Sport Development in Bokone Bophirima, Sello Lehari, has taken the first step to prepare for the launch of the Villages, Townships and Small Dorpies (VTSD) Games, scheduled for March next year (2017).

Though the official launch is still months away, Lehari last week met Members of th...read more

Small Dorpies Golf Challenge takes off

The first of a series of golf tournaments being held in small dorpies of Bokone Bophirma province was held on Saturday in Zeerust. The Small Dorpies Golf Challenge is meant to attract tourists to the province as part of the Villages, Townships and Small Dorpies initiative to boost the economies of the previously dis...read more

Mahikeng's Ditsamaanaga hikers summit Mount Kilimanjaro

A group of four Mahikeng-based hikers quietly summited Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania two weeks ago, with each one of them climbing for a purpose.

Though there was no media attention to their excursion - something they did deliberately because of non-assuring comments they were getting about the Kilimanjaro ...read more

Tswaing RHR Forum to get communities working together

Communities of Tswaing Local Municiality now have their own elected committee of local residents to ensure that their issues are given the necessary attention, while fostering a spirit of working together and healing the pains of the past.

Bokone Bophirima Premier, Supra Mahumapelo, launched the Tswaing Rec...read more

Bokone Bophirima pensioners celebrated in Provincial Grandparents' Day

When elderly people converge in one place in numbers, what normally comes to mind is that they are either collecting old-age pension grants or attending a community event of some sorts.

This past weekend, however, saw pensioners of Bokone Bophirima meeting to concentrate on themselves. The Provincial Grandp...read more

Provincial Government reiterates support for D-Account investigations

Bokone Bophirima Provincial Government welcomes the outcome of a feedback session by Public Protector, Advocate Thuli Madonsela, at a community briefing in Brits on Saturday last week.

The Public Protector initially briefed the community in July this year and the Provincial Government issued a response on 1 ...read more

Miss Teen Universe made in Bokone Bophirima

A 16 year-old model from Mahikeng was crowned Miss Teen Universe 2016 two weeks go in Bodrum, Turkey. Taahirah Zungu also walked away with Miss Sympathy, Photo Model of the Universe and the Best Talent in the teen category titles.

Zungu told Semphete in an interview that she felt overwhelmed by being cro...read more