Denzel wants to teach people about snakes

Video: 10 June 2021 By Maanda Bele

In African cultures, snakes are generally associated with witchcraft – a fact that does not improve the already frayed relationship between mankind and reptiles. However, within a certain African community in Vleifontein lives a man who regards himself as the exception to this cultural belief. In fact, Denzel Ncube’s fondness for these slithering reptiles is no secret. Ncube gives back to his community by educating the local people on the dangers as well as the beauty of snakes and what to do when confronted with them.

 

 

Clemour sings Silent Night

Video: 24 December 2018

Popular artist, Clemour Ngobeni, visited the offices of the Limpopo Mirror and Zoutpansberger to render his version of Silent Night as a special Christmas message to readers.

Jingle Bell Toy Ride

Video: 11 December 2018 By Elardus van Zyl

The annual Jingle Bell Toy Ride took place on Friday, 7 December. We made a short video showing some of the action.

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. 

Die dorp se domste dief?

Video: 21 June 2018

Kwalifiseer hierdie man as een van die streek se domste kriminele ooit? Dit is ‘n skermgreep van die sekuriteitsvideo van die man wat Maandagoggend by die Soutpansberg Muurbalklub ingebreek het. Lees volledige berig in hierdie week se Zoutpansberger.

DBV wend hul tot hof om honde te red

Video: 14 June 2018 By Isabel Venter

As honde kon praat, sou die twee boerboelhonde wat hierdie week deur die Louis Trichardt Diereberskermingsvereniging (DBV) gered moes word sekerlik oorgeloop het van dankbaarheid.

Welcome back Kremetart

Video: 01 June 2018

The local Kremetart race has become a local institution since its inception more than two decades ago, not only in Louis Trichardt, but across the whole Soutpansberg region.

Listeriosis shock

Video: 08 March 2018

The announcement by the Department of Health (DoH) on Sunday that the source of the nationwide listeriosis outbreak had been traced to the Enterprise facility in Polokwane and Rainbow Chicken Ltd in the Free State has sparked a mass clearing of products related to the brand names in supermarkets. 

Dit sous behoorlik!

Video: 26 February 2018

Lesersbydrae van die afgelope week (16 - 21 Februarie 2018) se heerlike reën wat oor die streek uitgesak het.

New completion date for N1 Musina ring road

Video: 18 January 2018

Motorists travelling through Musina will have to wait a little longer to enjoy using the N1 ring road currently under construction around this busy border town.

Looters seize early Christmas opportunity

Video: 19 December 2017

On Tuesday morning, members of the public took advantage of an accident on the N1 north when they shamelessly looted the spilled cargo from a truck.