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JUST IN: President announces election date

President Cyril Ramaphosa has in accordance with section 49(2) of the Constitution of the Republic of South Africa, read with section 17 of the Electoral act of 1998, determined 29 May 2024, as the...

Murder accused to represent himself after dumping lawyer

Murder accused, Velly Thwala will be representing himself in court. His request was made on Monday when he appeared in the Mbombela High Court on Monday for the murder of his girlfriend, Nontobeko Msithini whose...

More than R33 milllion NSFAS funds recovered from UMP

The Special Investigating Unit (SIU) has recovered R33 668 138.56 of unallocated funds from the University of Mpumalanga. This was revealed last week Wednesday when the SIU presented its findings to Parliament’s Standing Committee on...

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Man appears in court for mine manager’s murder

Xolani Sidney Simelane (38) appeared in the Carolina Magistrate’s Court today following a fatal shooting last week. This is after Zanele Zwane (27), a mine manager was shot dead as she was about to leave...

Daughter sentenced to 20 years for mother’s murder

MBOMBELA - Valencia Nonhlanhla Mthunywa will spend 20 years in prison after she was convicted and sentenced in the Mpumalanga Division of the High Court today. Her mother Wanter Jabulile Dlamini's body was found dumped...

Murder accused requests courtroom to be cleared

BARBERTON - Murder accused Velly Thwala asked the magistrate to clear the gallery during his appearance this morning. His third appearance comes after he found by residents with 19-year- old Nosipho Nontobeko Msithini’s body in...

Politics

JUST IN: President announces election date

President Cyril Ramaphosa has in accordance with section 49(2) of the Constitution of the Republic of South Africa, read with section 17 of the Electoral act of 1998, determined 29 May 2024, as the...

Government And Municipal News

City Of Mbombela sets wheels in motion to ensure road safety

To give a line of march to traffic and law enforcement officials, Executive Mayor for the City of Mbombela, Sibongile Makushe-Mazibuko handed 35 vehicles and launched the Road Safety program for the festive season...

Education

39000 matriculants will write pure maths today

39 665 candidates will write Mathematics Paper 1 today. There is an increase in the numbers of candidates who took pure Mathematics in this academic year. In 2020, 28 925 candidates wrote Mathematics and in 2021,...

Tourism

FlySaFair announces new Mbombela-Cape Town route

South Africa’s favourite low-cost airline will be launching a direct route between Cape Town International Airport and Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport. This new route makes travelling between the two tourism hot spots more accessible for...

The perfect holiday is definitely in Mpumalanga!

Looking for the perfect holiday destination this summer? It shouldn't be a difficult task because Mpumalanga is the answer. READ | Mpumalanga Tourism to promote Triland Tour My recent ‘Shot Left Summer Tour’ was a true reflection...

MTPA attains second clean audit

MBOMBELA - The Mpumalanga Tourism and Parks Agency has attained a clean audit report opinion from the Auditor-General for the second consecutive year. The Board and Executive Management of MTPA announced this. The MTPA is...

Winter tourism campaign kicks off

The Mpumalanga Tourism and Parks Agency is running its winter campaign from June to July to promote domestic tourism in Mpumalanga. Visit tranquil Mpumalanga with affordable packages. The agency’s campaign at both trade and tourism...

MP ready to showcase province at IMEX in Germany

The Mpumalanga Tourism and Parks Agency (MTPA) is ready to showcase the province as a preferred business events destination at the IMEX taking place in Frankfurt, Germany from 23 -25 May 2023. Mpumalanga will showcase...

Mpumalanga ready for Metro FM Awards

The Mpumalanga Tourism and Parks Agency (MTPA) is ready to welcome all patrons to Mpumalanga ahead of the Metro FM Awards that will be taking place at Mbombela Stadium on May 6. https://twitter.com/Leratokganyago/status/1649428518290309121 “We are more than...

First direct international flight launched at KMIA

Eurowings Discover took off from Frankfurt on Tuesday evening and arrived at the Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport (KMIA) on Wednesday for the first time. This was welcomed with a water salute and a festive ceremony. WATCH: https://youtu.be/dGS-DR2yLf8 As...

Nature reserves closed due to strike

The Mpumalanga Tourism and Parks Agency (MTPA) would like to notify all tourism patrons and stakeholders that its staff is currently picketing at all its offices and nature reserves throughout the province.  This will affect...

Mpumalanga Tourism to promote Triland Tour

Mpumalanga Tourism and Parks Agency (MTPA) is excited to be embarking on a familiarisation trip to the Kingdom of Eswatini and Mozambique as part of promoting the Triland route. The tour will see tourism agencies...

Africa Travel Indaba 2022 officially launched

Let your story shine is the theme of this year’s Africa Tourism Indaba held at the Chief Albert Luthuli International Conference Centre from today until Thursday. READ | Mpumalanga to host expo during Tourism Month Chairperson of...

All systems go for Africa’s Travel Indaba 2022

Supplied Content It is two days before Africa’s Travel Indaba. It will be taking place at the Inkosi Albert Luthuli Convention and Durban Exhibition Centre from Monday to Thursday this week. The Mpumalanga Tourism and Parks...

Mpumalanga to host expo during Tourism Month

A local company is steering the tourism marketing of the province to higher stakes.  It will showcase local reputable tourism products all an effort to jerk up domestic and international tourism. This is an effort...

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