18 October 2018


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North West commemorates Madiba Day in Kagisano Molopo

Bokone Bophirima Provincial Government spent the whole of Mandela Day volunteering for the communities of Kagisano Molopo Local Municipality, as part of doing good to honour the late statesman, Nelson Mandela.  Wednesday 18 July would have been his 100th birthday. 
Provincial public servants, led by...read more


SANRAL adopts new tender policy

The South African National Roads Agency Limited (SANRAL) has adopted a new transformation policy aimed at including the marginalised in its tender systems. This would make it simpler for small contractors in the transport industry to benefit from Sanral tenders.

SANRAL’s Regional Manager for the West...read more


Youth urged to take advantage of 4th Industrial Revolution  

Speakers at the North West BRICS [Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa] outreach programme have called on young people in the province to unleash their potential and take advantage of opportunities presented to them by the fourth industrial revolution. 

The speakers were addressing a gatherin...read more


Shabangu assures grant beneficiaries of smooth payments 

Minister of Social Development, Susan Shabangu, has personally assured social grant beneficiaries that they would receive their money on time as from next month. 
She made this assurance during her recent visit to Matlosana to check progress made with regards to the transition from the old South African ...read more


United Nations lends a hand to ‘fixing’ Bokone Bophirima

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has agreed to share its expertise with the provincial government of Bokone Bophirima, as the province works to clean up areas that have been identified as problematic for governance. 

To achieve this, the United Nations and its agencies in South Africa h...read more


Heated inputs at public hearings on land expropriation   

Almost everyone wants to be heard on the proposal to expropriate land without compensation. And this is continuously demonstrated by the high turnout at public hearings that Parliament is conduction across the country. 
 
Mahikeng was no different on Wednesday when the hearings were held at t...read more


Ditsobotla residents welcome Phelophepa health train

Lichtenburg residents have welcomed the arrival of Transnet’s Phelophepa train, which brought primary healthcare services to them for two weeks.
The Phelophepa 1 healthcare train is currently stationed at the Lichtenburg Train Station since 09 July and it will be there until 20 July 2018 to provide diff...read more


Health department reaps intervention benefits   

Bokone Bophirima’s Health MEC, Dr Magome Masike, has told health stakeholders in the province that his department is working tirelessly to improve health service delivery.

MEC Masike briefed stakeholders recently at the Provincial Health Consultative Forum meeting in Rustenburg.
 
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Health Department to recover money from Mediosa

North West Health MEC, Dr Magome Masike, says the Department of Health is working towards recovering money paid to Mediosa for mobile clinics.

Mediosa recently sent out tow trucks to collect the mobile health units stationed at Madibogo in the Ratlou Sub District and in Kagisano-Molopo.

"Fir...read more