26 May 2018


THE OFFICIAL BOKONE BOPHIRIMA GOVERNMENT NEWSPAPER

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Health services are returning to normal

Communities in Bokone Bophirima can expect health services to return to normal now that the provincial strike by health workers has been suspended.
After a meeting between the National Education, Health and Allied Workers Union (Nehawu), the Democratic Nursing Organisation of South Africa (Denosa) and an inte...read more


Mahumapelo resigns as Bokone Bophirima Premier  

Bokone Bophirima Premier, Supra Mahumapelo, announced on Wednesday that he was stepping down from the position the governing African National Congress (ANC) deployed him to. 
 
Mahumapelo made this announcement in a televised press conference held at the ANC’s headquarters, Luthuli Hous...read more


SA referees up for Africa Gold Cup rugby test matches

Four South African referees have been nominated to take charge of the forthcoming Africa Gold Cup rugby test matches.
Quinton Immelman, Cwengile Jadezweni, Rasta Rasivhenge and Egon Seconds will referee in the nine tests between Kenya, Morocco, Namibia, Tunisia, Uganda and Zimbabwe from 16 June to 18 August 2...read more


FNB Magalies Monster celebrates 16th anniversary with upgraded routes

The 16th anniversary of the North West province’s most revered single day mountain bike (MTB) race, the FNB Magalies Monster MTB Classic, will treat MTB fans of all levels (novice to elite) to an experience like no other.

Taking place at the ATKV Buffelspoort on Saturday, 2 June 2018, entrants can ch...read more


Municipalities’ assistance will boost audit outcomes

Local Government and Human Settlements MEC, Galaletsang Gaolaolwe, has raised concern over municipalities that still continue to receive negative audit outcomes.  

Gaolaolwe revealed that to mitigate the situation, the departments of Finance, Economy and Enterprise Development and Local Government and...read more


Mahikeng cleaning up after violent protests

Recent protests in various parts of Mahikeng last month have left Bokone Bophirima’s capital city dirty, with some of the rubble from burnt tyres and stones lying on the sides of both the main and internal roads. 

But the cleaning up has begun and Mahikeng Local Municipality is doing its best to...read more


R2m set aside for safety patrollers to fight crime 

Community Safety and Transport Management MEC, Dr Mpho Motlhabane, says his department will intensify the fight against crime and ensure that communities of Bokone Bophirima province live in a crime free environment.

“We are intensifying efforts to fight crime and we are doing so by engaging our comm...read more


FEED to intensify enterprise development plans

MEC for Finance, Economy and Enterprise Development, Wendy Nelson, says her department is working hard to achieve inclusive economy for the people of Bokone Bophirima through sound economic planning, trade and investment promotion, as well as enterprise development in collaboration with key stakeholders. 

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ER24 warns of winter fire accidents    

Winter is here, and the need to keep warm often leaves a trail of destruction, injuries and even loss of life caused by fire accidents. 
 
ER24 has shared some safety tips with the people of Bokone Bophirima. ER24’s multimedia journalist, Ineke van Huyssteen, said the National Burns Awa...read more