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FS ANC not aware of “Oath of Secrecy”
FS ANC not aware of “Oath of Secrecy” Bloemfontein - An ANC official in the Free State says he will follow up the Setsoto Municipality in Ficskburg's request that councillors sign an “Oath of Secrecy”.
'Adopt an ECD' aims to assist in poor communities
'Adopt an ECD' aims to assist in poor communities Bloemfontein - Manstopa municipality in Thabo Mofutsanynane District in the Eastern Free State has the most impoverished Early Childhood Development (ECD) facilities.
Ten arrested for copper cable theft in NW
Ten arrested for copper cable theft in NW Rustenburg - Ten people have been arrested for allegedly stealing copper cables, North West police said on Friday.
Mafube municipal workers not being paid
Mafube municipal workers not being paid Bloemfontein - The ANC in the Free State says employees of the Mafube Municipality in Frankfort are not being paid because of financial problems.
NW cops appear for protestors' murders
NW cops appear for protestors' murders Brits - Two police officers will appear in the Brits Magistrate's Court on Friday for allegedly shooting dead three protesters in Mothutlung, North West, in January, the...
Mental health fun walk in BFN
Mental health fun walk in BFN Bloemfontein - Mental illness can present as anything from mild depression to diseases such as schizophrenia or bipolar disorder but sadly the stigma attached to mental...
ANC admits FS municipalities face challenges
ANC admits FS municipalities face challenges Bloemfontein - The ANC in the Free State has admitted that the state of municipalities in the province leaves much to be desired.
Brand verwoes Woodland Hills-dubbelverdieping huis
Brand verwoes Woodland Hills-dubbelverdieping huis Bloemfontein - ‘n Huis op die Woodland Hills-landgoed het vanmiddag kort na 18:30 aan die brand geslaan. Die huis, in Swartwitpenssingel, behoort aan Abel Erasmus, jnr....
Traffic official killed while attending accident scene
Traffic official killed while attending accident scene Kroonstad - One Free State traffic officer was killed and another critically injured when a truck ploughed into them while they were investigating an accident scene where...
VS-munisipaliteite moet ekonomiese potensiaal ontgin: Masuku
VS-munisipaliteite moet ekonomiese potensiaal ontgin: Masuku Bloemfontein - Die oplossing vir werkloosheid, armoede en ongelykhede in die Vrystaat lê nie buite die land se grense, by die Uniebou of die parlement nie, maar by die...
LUR Zwane kondig projekte vir VS aan
LUR Zwane kondig projekte vir VS aan Bloemfontein - Die Vrystaatse LUR van ekonomiese ontwikkeling, Mosebenzi Zwane, het vandag van sy departement se beplande ontwikkelings met sowat 150 munisipale...
Eskom satisfied with progress by 3 FS municipalities to pay their debt
Eskom satisfied with progress by 3 FS municipalities to pay their debt Bloemfontein - Eskom says it is satisfied with the whole process and commitments followed by various role players in putting together realistic payment plans for three...
NW soldier appears for murder
NW soldier appears for murder Potchefstroom - A member of the SA National Defence Force appeared in the Potchefstoom Magistrate’s court briefly this morning on a charge of murder.
Bloemhof water supply restored
Bloemhof water supply restored Bloemhof - Water supply to the community of Bloemhof has been restored after a sewerage pipeline near the North West town was deliberately blocked last week causing raw...
'Oath of Secrecy nothing sinister'
'Oath of Secrecy nothing sinister' Ficksburg - The Setsoto Municipality says it has nothing to hide after it requested councillors to sign an “Oath of Secrecy” last week during a council meeting in...
Committee questions NW department's payment to companies
Committee questions NW department's payment to companies Mahikeng - Parliament's public accounts watchdog committee in North West has questioned millions in payments made by local government to companies whose contacts were...
Kuruman-gemeenskap vra dat konstruksie van pad gestaak word
Kuruman-gemeenskap vra dat konstruksie van pad gestaak word Kuruman - Gemeenskapslede van die Joe Morolong Munisipaliteit in Kuruman wil hê dat konstruksiewerk aan die pad waaroor hulle meer as drie maande lank betoog het, gestaak...
Geskorsde NW munisipale bestuurder gaan oor die kole gehaal word
Geskorsde NW munisipale bestuurder gaan oor die kole gehaal word Mahikeng - 'n Dissiplinêre ondersoek sal geloods word na die skorsing van Mokgele Mojaki, die munisipale bestuurder van die Mahikeng munisipaliteit in Noordwes.
Judgment expected in BFN woman's appeal against sentence for incest
Judgment expected in BFN woman's appeal against sentence for incest Bloemfontein - Judgment is expected in the Bloemfontein High Court today in the case of a local woman who has appealed her life sentence for sexually assaulting her son.
NC targets 80% matric pass rate
NC targets 80% matric pass rate Kimberley - The Northern Cape will target an 80% matric pass rate for 2014.
Another sewage water scare at Bloemhof
Another sewage water scare at Bloemhof Bloemhof - Sewage water has again been flowing into the Vaal River near Bloemhof in North West.
NW man arrested for strike violence
NW man arrested for strike violence Rustenburg - A 33-year-old man arrested in connection with violence linked to the strike at Glencore in Rustenburg appeared in the Bafokeng Magistrate's Court in Tlhabane...
FS man gets life for rape
FS man gets life for rape Bloemfontein - A 25-year-old man was sentenced by the Free State High Court on Wednesday to life imprisonment for rape, the National Prosecuting Authority said.
Mahikeng pastors call on authorities to bring back bodies
Mahikeng pastors call on authorities to bring back bodies Potchefstroom - The Mahikeng Ministers Fellowship, an interdenominational pastor’s partnership situated in North West, has called on Nigerian authorities to fast-track...
NW Place of safety receives arrear subsidies
NW Place of safety receives arrear subsidies Rustenburg - The Môrester Place of Safety for children in Rustenburg has received the subsidies of more than R167 000 the Department of Social Development owed it...
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