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Limpopo
10 Mar '16, 08:35am
Rain at last for drought-stricken Kruger
Rain at last for drought-stricken Kruger

Staff and guests at the Kruger National Park woke up to the welcome sound of rain yesterday for the first time this year.

09 Mar '16, 7:25pm
Flooding shuts some KNP roads
Flooding shuts some KNP roads

The southern part of the Kruger National Park has become flooded after heavy rains in the area, prompting authorities to close some roads.

09 Mar '16, 4:46pm
Two children die in Witbank horror crash
Two children die in Witbank horror crash

A 13-year-old boy and seven-year-old girl were killed in a collision between a light motor vehicle and a bakkie.

Crime & Courts
09 Mar '16, 1:04pm
Heroin worth R55m found in fuel tank
Heroin worth R55m found in fuel tank

A 50-year-old Mozambican man was arrested in Mpumalanga after heroin worth more than R55m was found stashed in his vehicle’s petrol tank.

Crime & Courts
07 Mar '16, 12:05am
KNP ranger wounded in shoot-out
KNP ranger wounded in shoot-out

A field ranger at the Kruger National Park was wounded after a shoot-out between him and three suspected poachers.

Crime & Courts
02 Mar '16, 3:38pm
Cop and 3 suspects killed in shoot-out
Cop and 3 suspects killed in shoot-out

A police constable and three suspected robbers were killed in an early morning shoot-out on the highway between Gauteng and Mpumalanga.

29 Feb '16, 11:46am
One dead, 51 injured in Mpuma truck crash
One dead, 51 injured in Mpuma truck crash

A truck rolled down an embankment off the R536 saw 51 workers flung out of the truck after the driver lost control.

Companies
17 Feb '16, 6:33pm
Lily Mine refutes employee suicide reports
Lily Mine refutes employee suicide reports

The Lily Mine in Mpumalanga where three mine workers remain trapped, has refuted media reports that its safety officer had committed suicide.

16 Feb '16, 5:57pm
‘We want Lily miners dead or alive’
‘We want Lily miners dead or alive’

Vantage Goldfields has assured parliamentary officials that it would spare no effort in ensuring that its three trapped workers were rescued.

Companies
15 Feb '16, 3:44pm
State not funding Lily Mine rescue
State not funding Lily Mine rescue

Mineral Resources Minister Mosebenzi Zwane says government is not funding a rescue operation for three miners trapped at Lily Mine.

Companies
15 Feb '16, 2:09pm
Lily Mine advised not to send rescuers down
Lily Mine advised not to send rescuers down

Geological experts have advised Vantage Goldfields not to send people underground to attempt to rescue three trapped Lily Mine workers.

Companies
15 Feb '16, 1:47pm
Ministers in talks with Lily Mine families
Ministers in talks with Lily Mine families

Three government ministers visited the Lily Mine in Barberton where three miners had been trapped for 10 days.

Companies
15 Feb '16, 1:05pm
Call for ‘extraordinary’ Lily Mine rescue effort
Call for ‘extraordinary’ Lily Mine rescue effort

Mineral Resources Minister Mosebenzi Zwane has called for “extraordinary measures” to be taken to ensure that the three mineworkers ...

Business News
15 Feb '16, 02:38am
Lily rescue teams ‘work tirelessly’
Lily rescue teams ‘work tirelessly’

Chamber of Mines hails search teams and volunteer rescuers involved in efforts to reach three trapped miners in Barberton.

Sunday Independent
14 Feb '16, 08:56am
Cash for Lily miners and their families
Cash for Lily miners and their families

The families of three mineworkers trapped in a container underground will each receive R200K from the owners of Vantage Goldfields ...