A 42-year-old man has appeared in the Potchefstroom Magistrate’s Court after admitting to strangling his girlfriend.
The Madibeng local municipality in North West says it will be able to settle its debt to Eskom amounting to over R22 million.
Eskom issued a notice to interrupt bulk electricity supply to Madibeng, with the municipality reportedly owing over R22m in unpaid bills.
Police lauded the Wolmaransstad FCS for securing a lengthy jail sentence for convicted rapist Fatankie Daniel Motsielwa.
Ventersdorp police are investigating a case of murder and opened an inquest after a man shot his wife before turning the firearm on himself.
Two men accused of murdering a North West policeman did not appear in court because of a dramatic escape by four awaiting trial prisoners.
Police in Brits are searching for four “dangerous” awaiting trail prisoners who escaped in a police vehicle while en route to court.
A man allegedly hacked two women to death with an axe following an altercation with his girlfriend in the village of Moruleng.