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Leeudoringstad murder suspects in court
February 25 2015 at 18:20

The bail application of three men who appeared after schoolboy was allegedly stoned to death was postponed, North West police said.

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Child dies after eating ‘dumped’ chicken
February 25 2015 at 10:55

A North West child died and a number of others were treated for food poisoning after eating chicken.

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Boys arrested after teen stoned to death
February 24 2015 at 12:11

Seven people, five of them minors, have been arrested for allegedly killing a boy in Leeudoringstad, police said.

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14 hurt in Potch taxi crash
February 20 2015 at 20:05

Fourteen people were injured when a taxi overturned on Ruismierbult Road in Potchefstroom.

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Man jailed for 251 years plus 3 life terms
February 19 2015 at 19:32

A man has been sentenced to 251 years for several crimes and a further three life terms for two murders and two rapes.

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Three held after attack on Brits couple
February 18 2015 at 12:58

Three men suspected of attacking an elderly Brits couple have been arrested, North West police said.

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Months of water shortages for NWest towns
February 18 2015 at 10:59

Towns under the Ditsobotla District Municipality could reportedly suffer interrupted water supply for months due to upgrades.

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Man gets 20 years for raping boy
February 16 2015 at 09:12

A North West man was jailed for 20 years after the assault and rape of a nine-year-old boy.

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Skydiver dies during jump
February 15 2015 at 15:39

A skydiver died when he struck a building during a solo jump in Rustenburg, the Parachute Association of SA said.

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Majakaneng water supply being fixed
February 15 2015 at 13:53

Six of the 12 broken water valves in Majakaneng, North West, have been repaired, the water and sanitation department said.

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Man to appear over N West baby killing
February 14 2015 at 17:33

A man is expected to appear in court in connection with charges related to the killing of his six-month-old baby, police said.

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Heatwave hell has Joburg in a sweat
February 10 2015 at 14:54

The exceptionally hot weather in Gauteng and parts of the North West is due to a heatwave, the SA Weather Service said.

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R9m injected into Majakaneng
February 7 2015 at 17:03

North West premier Supra Mahumapelo says R9 million has been allocated for the development of water infrastructure in Majakaneng.

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Water technicians sent to Majakaneng
February 5 2015 at 13:21

Technicians have been deployed to Majakaneng to resolve the water problems there, the office of North West premier said.

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Water protest chaos in Majakaneng - PICS
February 5 2015 at 11:28

Water was yet again the straw that broke the camel’s back as Majakaneng residents blocked a highway and set vehicles on fire.

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Reporter and photographer hijacked
February 5 2015 at 11:12

A Beeld reporter and photographer were hijacked en route to cover protests in the area.

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Rubber bullets fired in Majakaneng
February 4 2015 at 18:35

Police fired rubber bullets at protesters in Majakaneng village, near Mooinooi, North West.

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Cops shoot at Mohlakeng protesters
February 4 2015 at 17:02

A protester was injured when cops fired rubber bullets to break up a service delivery protest in Mohlakeng in Randfontein.

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Angry protesters attack Bishop Verryn
February 4 2015 at 15:04

Protesters in Majakaneng village, North West, threw stones at Methodist Bishop Paul Verryn as he tried to speak to residents.

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Cop kills family, then himself
February 3 2015 at 17:21

A policeman shot dead his wife and 28-year-old son before killing himself in Tloung Village, Mahikeng.

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