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Kimberley mops up aftter cloudburst
February 26 2015 at 12:16

Residents in certain areas of Kimberley have blamed the local municipality for much of the damage sustained during a cloudburst.

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Cloudburst causes chaos in Kimberley
February 25 2015 at 09:33

A cloudburst, with 100mm of rain falling in less than an hour, resulted in chaos and a dramatic rescue in Kimberley.

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Blue crane massacre
February 16 2015 at 19:27

Between 200 and a thousand blue cranes have been poisoned, allegedly by a Northern Cape farmer. GRAPHIC PIC

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Extreme heat warning for West Coast
February 16 2015 at 17:51

Residents of the West Coast and parts of the Northern Cape should brace themselves for extremely hot weather.

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Pee caused pole to fall on house
February 16 2015 at 11:51

The only source of light in John Daka in Galeshewe fell over because people urinated against it, the municipality said.

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Where even street sweepers are white
February 11 2015 at 22:18

Two decades after the end of apartheid, a white enclave wants to preserve its way of life and dreams of independence.

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Manhunt for 9 escaped prisoners
February 10 2015 at 10:57

Northern Cape police have launched a massive manhunt for nine prisoners who escaped from a police station's cells.

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No bail for ‘robber cops’
February 10 2015 at 11:22

A judge ruled that it is in the public’s interest that three police officers accused of robbing a tuck-shop owned by a foreign national be denied bail.

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Pupils suspended over hostel rape claim
February 10 2015 at 08:54

Four pupils charged with the rape and assault of a boy in the Northern Cape have reportedly been suspended from school.

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Alleged drug manufacturer in court
February 9 2015 at 17:27

A man accused of manufacturing drugs, including methcathinone (cat), has appeared in the Mothibistad Magistrate's Court.

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Man killed for cigarettes
February 9 2015 at 12:20

Magmoet Mohamed collapsed and died at his front gate after he was stabbed allegedly during a misunderstanding over cigarettes.

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Rape case: March planned at school
February 9 2015 at 08:50

Jan Kempdorp residents are to march to a high school following the appearance in court of four pupils for rape.

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Four in court after schoolboy rape
February 7 2015 at 11:28

Four Northern Cape school boys, accused of raping and assaulting a fellow pupil, have been released on bail.

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Wheelchair rapist strikes again
February 6 2015 at 13:44

A wheelchair-bound paedophile was found guilty in the Kimberley Magistrate’s Court of raping a 10-year-old girl.

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No justice for raped Baby Lerato
February 5 2015 at 07:53

Baby Lerato's uncle was arrested for her rape but cannot be held criminally liable for his actions.

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‘Residents must clean city’
February 3 2015 at 15:48

Kimberley residents should start taking responsibility for their actions as the city continues to be swallowed in rubbish, authorities urged.

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Powerless town on brink of anarchy
February 3 2015 at 15:07

Residents in Barkly West have vowed to shut down the town should MEC Alvin Botes fail to address their grievances before the deadline.

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MECs off to Vegas hunting expo
February 3 2015 at 13:26

A Northern Cape provincial government delegation has left for Las Vegas to attend a four-day hunting exhibition.

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Farmer’s wife in dock for his murder
February 3 2015 at 12:23

Evidence that a farmer abused his wife has emerged in a Northern Cape court where she is on trial for his murder.

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Arrest warrant issued for ANC’s Block
January 29 2015 at 19:11

A warrant of arrest has been issued for the fraud accused Northern Cape ANC chairman after he failed to appear in court.

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