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Staat gekritiseer oor “voete sleep” in Groenewald-saak

News: 03 April 2021 By Andries van Zyl

Meer as 10 jaar ná bekende plaaslike sakeman Dawie Groenewald van Out of Africa Adventure Safaris saam met 10 ander verdagtes gearresteer is op klagte van grootskaalse renosterstropery en onwettige handel in renosterhorings, sloer sy saak steeds in die howe. Die Staat blyk egter die party te wees wat voete sleep.

Did Toni’s legal team lie to the court?

News: 02 April 2021 By Anton van Zyl

The decade-long battle to determine who will be the king or queen of the Vhavenda is heading for a dramatic turn of events. The Constitutional Court (ConCourt) has now received the final submissions from the parties and can proceed to rule on the appeal application. The submissions, however, contain some interesting statements, among others that Toni Mphephu Ramabulana’s legal team had lied to the court about his involvement in the VBS Bank saga.

Mob torches houses of murder suspect's family

News: 02 April 2021 By Kaizer Nengovhela

Angry residents of Maebane in Kutama wreaked havoc on Saturday (28th), taking the law into their own hands in an apparent revenge attack on a murder suspect’s family.

Vhembe sit handjies gevou te midde van waterlekke

News: 02 April 2021 By Pétria de Vaal

Meer as twee weke nadat die Zoutpansberger berig het oor waterlekkasies in Louis Trichardt wat kommerwekkende afmetings aanneem, is nog niks daaraan gedoen nie. 

Respected cop shot dead

News: 02 April 2021 By Kaizer Nengovhela

A well-respected police officer from the Tshilwavhusiku SAPS station was shot dead on Friday, 26 March, during a confrontation with two suspects believed to be involved in several business robberies in the village of Maebane.

Ry jy of bly jy dié Paasnaweek?

News: 01 April 2021 By Pétria de Vaal

Wie ry en wie bly vir Paasnaweek? Druk die finansies of het ons inwoners steeds ‘n vrees vir die Coronavirus? Is diegene wat gaan reis bekommerd oor die virus? Die Zoutpansberger het met ‘n paar inwoners hieroor gaan gesels.

Body of slain woman found at boyfriend's home

News: 01 April 2021 By Kaizer Nengovhela

A 38-year-old resident of Muduluni village in the Kutama area was allegedly hacked to death with a panga by her boyfriend after a quarrel on Sunday night (28th).

Poor family pleading for an RDP house

News: 28 March 2021 By Silas Nduvheni

Mr Mulalo Isaac Bele, an unemployed resident of Vuvha-Thengwe in the Mutale area, is appealing to the local Thulamela Municipality to help build him and his family an RDP house. He claims that his previous stand has turned into a waterhole after the recent heavy rains.

Man's best friend may well be a Toyota bakkie

News: 28 March 2021

If you really want to know what man’s best and most reliable friend is, ask Dr Cedrick Nnzekiseni Mathoho of Tshiombo village, outside Thohoyandou. He reckons his most trusted companion is his 33-year-old 1988 model Toyota Hilux bakkie that has so far clocked 348 903 kilometres.

Three years later, mother still battles to accept son's death

News: 27 March 2021 By Maanda Bele

Life has not been the same for Gogo Tshinakaho Mudau since her son, Azwifaneli Mudau, died on Valentine’s Day three years ago. Azwifaneli was killed at the gate of his house in Makwarela Extension 3 in 2019, shortly after he had gone out to get bread and pocket money for his children.

Old age home in race row

News: 27 March 2021

Allegations of racial discrimination by the management of Ons Tuiste old-age home in Louis Trichardt have surfaced and are being investigated by the South African Human Rights Commission (SAHRC).

Suspect in knife attack now faces murder charge

News: 26 March 2021 By Kaizer Nengovhela

A suspect, first charged with attempted murder after a fight in which he stabbed and injured another man, will possibly face a harder sentence after the man succumbed to his injuries and died.

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WATCH: Cyclists help spread some Christmas joy

Video: 07 December 2020 By Andries van Zyl

It was again time for local cyclists to unbox the Christmas lights and decorate their bicycles as part of the annual Jingle Bell Toy Ride in Louis Trichardt that took part on Friday, 4 December.