Traffic officer knocked off the road in Brits

A traffic officer has sustained minor injuries after being knocked off by a fleeing driver in Brits. According to the Department of Community Safety and Transport Management, Provincial Inspector Tshepang Masike had stopped the driver whose car indicators suggested that he was about to stop. However, as Masike approached the vehicle, the driver sped off…

Cop killer on the loose

The Directorate for Priority Crime Investigation (DPCI) is investigating the death a police constable Thato Makhoana, whose lifeless body was found in Klippan, outside Mahikeng with what happens to be a gunshot.According to SAPS, Makhoana who was stationed in Mmabatho, was on his way to visit his sister in Zeerust on Wednesday morning. A missing…

Rustenburg Taxi Rank gets COVID-19 disinfection

The North West province‚Äôs COVID-19 infection rate is at 17 791. With the Bojanala region accounting just under 60% of these infections, the department of Community Safety and Transport Management has launched a campaign to disinfect taxi ranks across the province in a bid to help curb the spread of the virus in the province….

Four health professionals in NW succumb to COVID-19

By Nyakallo Mosala It is no secret that front-line workers, including doctors and nurses, are prone to COVID-19. With the virus having already claimed the lives of 48 people in the North West Province, a staggering four health professionals have become the latest victims of the virus. According to the provincial department of health, two…

Watch: Armed Robbery in Progress – Letlhabile

This video was taken this morning by an eye witness in Letlhabile – Brits. On the video, alleged armed robbers are seen planting explosives under a cash carrying truck. The truck exploded seconds later and what is believed to be money is flying around.

Save jobs and our businesses – North West Tourism Sector

By Nyakallo Mosala South Africa will mark its fourth month of lockdown due to coronavirus pandemic on 26th July 2020. And with the vaccine or cure still a pipe dream, the tourism industry continues to bear the brunt of COVID-19 as the industry continues at a halt. It is for these reasons that the NorthWest…