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Bila shares experience of shootout, attack

Vonani Bila who was shot five times at his home in Shirley village, Elim just outside Louis Trichardt late December is recuperating in the Elim Hospital following...

Police official, accomplices busted with R3 m fake notes

A Police officer and four alleged accomplices were arrested last Thursday for being in possession of suspected fake bank notes amounting to R3 million. They were...

Feeding scheme tender war looms

An urgent application for an interdict to review four tenders awarded by the Department of Education on 14 December last year for the national school nutritional scheme,...

Local players join debate over Zuma utterances

With President Jacob Zuma’s utterances on land reform in his January 8 statement on behalf of the national executive of the African National Congress (ANC) during the...

School locks out principal

Community members in the Mwidi village have since Monday locked out the principal of the Nchelelegeng School in Ga Matlala and do not want her to return to the school. A...

Department of Agriculture assists farmers

An increasing number of livestock in the province are perishing as result of the ongoing drought with the confirmed mortality rate standing at 3 000. Department of...

Bottled water needed

Efforts by businesses, individuals and organisations to collect water for residents of drought stricken areas are gaining momentum countrywide and locally Eagle’s Nest...

All systems go for new medical school

It’s all systems go for the first cohort of 60 students to be enrolled as Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MB ChB) students at the University of...

Municipal accounts still a matter of concern

Consumers of municipal services in the city are up in arms about faulty accounts and Polokwane Observer is inundated with calls from irate residents who claim that they...

Miss Humanity SA ’16 underway

The first round of interviews for Miss Humanity South Africa was held in the city on last Saturday. Miss Humanity South Africa is a leadership programme that requires...