In The News South Africa

National government takes over North West administration – report

JOHANNESBURG, May 13 (ANA) – President Cyril Ramaphosa’s government has taken control of the North West, the first time the national government has taken over an entire provincial administration, the Sunday Times reported. At the same time, two-thirds of the province’s municipalities were being taken over by the co-operative governance and traditional affairs department, the […]

In The News South Africa

North West premier Mahumapelo yet to resign; supporters gather in Mahikeng

RUSTENBURG, May 9 – Supporters of North West premier Supra Mahumapelo gathered in Mahikeng on Wednesday, chanting “No Supra, no election”.   Mahumapelo was due to announce his resignation at a media briefing on Wednesday morning, but it was postponed due to “new development”, North West provincial government spokesperson Brian Setswambung said.   An urgent […]

Lead Opinion South Africa

Hooligans, politicians and media folk who eternally shamed our democracy

TAKING OUR CONSTITUTION SERIOUSLY  By Paul Ngobeni No doubt the Bokone Bophirima Province is being subjected to well-orchestrated propaganda onslaught accompanied by calamitous riots and acts of hooliganism which threaten to erode the gains our country has steadily made.   In the name of anti-Mahumapelo agenda some journalists and alleged ANC dissidents have even attempted […]