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Master's degree for Musina's MM

News: 22 October 2018

“My work as municipal manager is very demanding. Sometimes I don’t sleep at all - just to make sure that things are moving according to the expectations of the municipal council. Despite all this, I still must take care of my family and meet my personal needs as an individual.”

Many questions about “biggest” mine in SA

News: 22 October 2018 By Andries van Zyl

Vhembe residents can apparently look forward to another major development promising thousands of job opportunities in the mining sector. The only problem is that, apart from the owner of the mine, a couple of Nigerian business officials, a few traditional leaders and guests, almost nobody knows anything about the proposed development.

Satellite library for Musekwa

News: 21 October 2018 By Mbulaheni Ridovhona

The mayor of the Makhado Local Municipality, Cllr Shonisani Sinyosi, officially opened the Musekwa Satellite Library during a readathon campaign at the Musekwa Thusong Service Centre last Friday. 

Well known sculptor dies

News: 21 October 2018 By Kaizer Nengovhela

One of Vhembe’s “big trees”, the sculptor George Magonya (80) of Madabani, died after a long illness at the Louis Trichardt Memorial Hospital last Thursday.

Strydros van apartheidsjare oorlede

News: 21 October 2018 By Andries van Zyl

Advokaat Thomas Langley, politieke strydros uit die vorige bedeling, is op Vrydag, 12 Oktober, in die ouderdom van 84 jaar oorlede. Dieselfde dag het Suid-Afrikaners afskeid geneem van oud-minister Pik Botha, een van Langley se groot politieke teenstanders in die apartheidsjare, wat in die ouderdom van 86 oorlede is.


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Not so perfect break-in at Perfect Water

Video: 18 October 2018

On Sunday, 14 October at 23:05, two burglars broke into the Perfect Water shop at 33 Songozwi Street, Louis Trichardt. The shop is owned by Johan and Leana van Rooyen. Johan said that the burglars knew exactly what they were looking for and where to get it. While the alarm apparently did not register at the security company, it did go off at the shop, and the thieves, including one with a very distinctive tattoo, were caught on the shop’s closed-circuit television cameras. 

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Video: 21 June 2018

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