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Limpopo cops arrest two people in connection with alleged kidnapping of a baby

POLOKWANE, April 14 – Two people allegedly involved in snatching a baby at a Mokopane shopping centre last month were arrested in a police operation led by Limpopo deputy police commissioner for crime detection Maj-Gen Samuel Manala on Saturday, Limpopo police said. “During this operation, the alleged child snatcher, a 17-year-old woman, and her 23-year-old […]

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Most wanted suspects in Polokwane nabbed

JOHANNESBURG, November 13- Several suspects on the “most wanted” list in Polokwane have been arrested, Limpopo police said on Tuesday. Police spokesman, Colonel Moatshe Ngoepe, said the suspects were arrested for various crimes, including rape, business robberies, residential robberies, and the possession of unlicensed firearms and ammunition. Ngoepe said four suspect were arrested during an […]

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Community of Mokopane to open case of theft against IvanPlats and their Bee partners

Solly Makganoto   Johannesburg, November 9 – The community living around mining areas of Mokopane in Limpopo are planning to open case of theft with the South African Police Service (SAPS) and the Hawks following the release of a forensic report implicating Platreef-IvanPlats Mine, its subsidiaries and its BEE partners. The report commissioned by the […]

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Amplats opens pipe venture in Limpopo province for development

JOHANNESBURG, November 1 – Anglo American Platinum (Amplats) on Wednesday opened a new speciality pipe manufacturing plant, Africa Pipe Industries North, in Mokopane, Limpopo. The plant is a joint venture with Africa Pipe Industries (API) and is an empowerment initiative that is earmarked to create 76 direct jobs at peak operational capacity in the Mokopane community. […]

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Five dead in accident in Limpopo

MOKOPANE, July 5  – Police in Mahwelereng outside Mokopane are investigating a case of culpable homicide after five people died in a multi-vehicle accident on the N11 near Ga-Machikiri village on Tuesday afternoon. Police spokesperson, Lieutenant Colonel Moatshe’ Ngoepe, said preliminary investigations indicated that three motor vehicles collided each other when one of the vehicles […]