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15 January 2019 6:34 PM Pupils allegedly forced to strip half naked for forgetting calculators

A Limpopo high school is under investigation after 18 pupils were allegedly forced to strip half naked because they forgot their calculators at home. Police spokesperson Colonel Moatshe Ngoepe said no arrests were made in connection with the allegations, which include that the 18 Ntwampe High School pupils were ordered to remove their shirts and "sit in the sun at the assembly" 277

11 January 2019 6:58 PM 4 arrested for alleged fake JMPD jobs scam

Four people were arrested on Friday for participating in an alleged fake Johannesburg Metro Police Department (JMPD) jobs scam in Tembisa, in the east of Gauteng. According to JMPD spokesperson, Senior Superintendent Wayne Minnaar, the alleged scam was discovered when a young woman went to the JMPD offices for a job after she paid "recruiters" thousands 82

10 January 2019 5:05 PM Tomorrow's weather: High temperatures with fire danger conditions and gale-force winds

Warm to very hot conditions are expected in the interior of the country on Friday, fire danger conditions are expected in the north, and strong winds have been predicted for the Western Cape. Extremely high fire danger conditions are expected over the central and eastern parts of the Northern Cape, in places over the central and eastern parts of the Western 318

08 January 2019 6:08 PM Wednesday's weather: High temperatures for the central interior of SA

Hot to very hot conditions are expected for the central and north-central interior of the country on Wednesday. Extremely high fire danger conditions are expected over the central and northern parts of the Northern Cape and the extreme western parts of the North West. Severe thunderstorms are expected over the northeastern interior of the Eastern Cape. Gauteng 67

08 January 2019 8:38 AM SA's foot and mouth disease-free status temporarily suspended following outbreak

An outbreak of foot and mouth disease has led to the temporary suspension of South Africa's FMD-free status, the Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries announced on Tuesday. "The matter has been reported to the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) on Monday (January 7, 2019)," said spokesperson Khaye Nkwanyana. "As a result of this development 86

04 January 2019 8:57 AM Matric results: Meet South Africa's top performing pupils

The North West may not have come out tops in the battle for the best performing province when it comes to overall matric results, but it can boast having the smartest Mathematics and Science pupil of them all. David Mark Dodkins from Bergsig Akademie/Academy in the North West was the top performer in both Mathematics and Physical Science in the 2018 matric 67

02 January 2019 6:10 PM Police still seeking motive behind man's penis being chopped off

A Limpopo man accused of cutting off the private parts of a 55-year-old man and leaving him for dead has had his bail application postponed in the Thabamoopo Magistrate's Court to January 10 for further investigations. 27-year-old Aubrey Selomane allegedly dismembered the victim's penis at Bolahlakgomo village, in Magatle, on Sunday morning, and left him lying 144

28 December 2018 6:14 AM Health minister, MEC to assess readiness of Jane Furse Hospital to reopen after flooding

Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi and Limpopo health MEC Phophi Ramathuba are expected to visit the Jane Furse Hospital in Ga-Sekhukhune on Friday to inspect its state of readiness to readmit patients. This after the hospital closed a week ago following a storm that left it flooded and damaged. Midwives were forced to deliver nine babies using cellphone 79

23 December 2018 5:10 PM Weather Update: Heat wave for some part of the country over Christmas

An extreme heat wave with persistently high temperatures is expected in Gauteng, Mpumalanga, North West and Free State. The heat wave is expected to last, at least, until Wednesday. The South African Weather Service warns of a heat wave with persistently high temperatures coming in Gauteng, western highveld of Mpumalanga, South West bushveld of Limpopo 73

23 December 2018 3:57 PM Search continues for boy, 11, dragged away by crocodile

The search is continuing on Sunday for an 11-year-old boy who was attacked and dragged away by a crocodile at the Damani Dam in Thohoyandou, Limpopo, on Saturday afternoon. The boy and a group of his friends were washing their clothes in the "crocodile infested" dam at around 16:00 when the reptile emerged from the water. Officials say the police's search 82