Tag: mpumalanga

Six-year-old goes missing in Pienaar

A six-year-year boy has gone missing in Pienaar since yesterday. Junior Mabandla was last seen leaving home at around 15:00pm when he went to buy sweets at a local tuck shop. He was wearing a...

Spectators express frustration over Nedbank Cup traffic jam

MBOMBELA - Spectators gave taken to social media to vent their frustrations to get in and out of Mbombela Stadium on Saturday. Some say there was poor planning on the stadium management’s end. However, in...

Provincial Commissioner assures strict law and order during elections

The Police in Mpumalanga, are working collaboratively with their counterparts from the ProvJoints in ensuring peace during the National and Provincial Elections today. The Provincial Commissioner of the SAPS in Mpumalanga, Lieutenant General Semakaleng Daphney...

Stepfather handed two life terms for rape

The eMalahleni Regional Court sentenced a 46-year-old man for two counts of rape. The accused admitted guilt for the offence and the court subsequently convicted him of raping his stepdaughter and her younger sister in...

Woman appears in court for murder

A woman, identified as Lucy Clara Makhabane, appeared at the Nkomazi Magistrate’s Court in Tonga on Friday, May 10 on a charge of murder. This court appearance comes after a murder of another woman on...

15 illegal miners arrested

The police have arrested and charged 15 suspects for illegal mining related offences during Operation Vala Umgodi between Saturday, May 11 and Sunday, May 12. The joint operation was conducted at a certain farm outside Mbombela....

Nedbank Cup final tickets officially on sale

Tickets to the Nedbank Cup final are officially on sale. Football supporters will converge at the Mbombela Stadium for the eagerly anticipated Nedbank Cup Final between Mamelodi Sundowns and Orlando Pirates. According to the Premier Soccer...

VIDEO | “30 years later, I’m happy,” – Dr Matthews Phosa

KABOKWENI - Former Premier and Treasurer General of the African National Congress, Matthews Phosa says he is satisfied with the progress the party has made over the decades. This was during the Campaign Trail earlier...

ANC triumphs over MK Party in Hluvukani

HLUVUKANI -  It was such a political spectacle when MK Party’s recent infiltration on ANC followers in this village was suddenly reversed with a quick thinking action by by the ANC to return to...

Editor Bongani Hlatshwayo’s impressions on Freedom Day

Today is Freedom Day and marks exactly 30 years that South Africa has been under that South Africa has been under democratic rule, which, in essence, marked the emancipation of black people. After being oppressed...

WATCH: Emergency Services vehicle set alight at protest

A vehicle belonging to the Mpumalanga Department of Health was set alight in Casteel, Bushbuckridge, this morning. The vehicle was on its way to another facility when the driver came in contact with protesters on...

Zama zamas’ terrorise Moremela community

MOREMELA - Illegal mining has become rife in the Leroro community with Zama Zamas’ terrorising the community. READ | Mine manager arrested for illegal mining allegations Her Royal Highness Princess Eurika Mogane from the Mogane Royal Traditional...