Back to top

Local


Schoemansdal Clinic receive a new ablution block

2 August 2022

The DA in Mpumalanga welcomes the newly-built ablution facility at the Schoemansdal Clinic. This much-needed facility was finally built following relentless pressure from the...

Nkomazi mayor fired.

3 March 2022

The executive mayor of the embattled Nkomazi Municipality east of Mbombela, Mpumalanga has been expelled from the African National Congress (ANC). The ruling party has...

MSI assists young people with business development skills

30 January 2022

Mpumalanga Stainless Initiative (MSI) will from next week run an entrepreneurship programme aimed at assisting young people to effectively start businesses or scale up...

Politics


November 1 declared a public holiday

13 October 2021

President Cyril Ramaphosa has declared November 1 as a public holiday to give all those going to cast their ballots an opportunity to do...

Deputy Chief Justice Raymond Zondo acting as Chief Justice

2 July 2021

The Office of the Chief Justice has announced that Deputy Chief Justice Raymond Zondo has assumed responsibilities as Acting Chief Justice with effect from...

Mpumalanga DA Leaders Jane Sithole, Bosman Grobler re-elected unopposed

11 October 2020

The Mpumalanga’s Democratic Alliance (DA) leader, Jane Sithole and provincial chairperson, Bosman Grobler have been re-elected unopposed. The Democratic Alliance (DA) in Mpumalanga concluded...

National


Mpumalanga schools are among 300e schools start EduPlant gardens to feed learners across the country

28 July 2022

The EduPlant Programme is an initiative of Food & Trees for Africa, in partnership with Tiger Brands, and compliments meals provided to learners by schools through...

Home Affairs extends hours at some of its offices

30 June 2022

With effect from today, the Department of Home Affairs has announced the extension of operating hours at some of its offices to 6pm for...

R100m to benefit learners in digital learning space

4 March 2022

The National Skills Fund (NSF), in partnership with the Presidency, has allocated R100 million towards the Presidential Youth Employment Initiative, which will benefit 4...

travel


The Capital Mbombela opens its doors to the Lowveld, and the world

25 November 2021

The Capital Mbombela, the brand new R205 million hotel in the heart of Mbombela, has opened its doors to guests, offering a choice of...

NEW TREE HEIGHT RECORDS BROKEN DURING TREE CLIMB IN MAGOEBASKLOOF

17 November 2021

An expedition of tree climbers broke two new tree records during a memorable tree climb in Magoebaskloof (Limpopo province) on 8 November 2021. This...

SANParks Free Access Week will start in mid November

28 October 2021

South African National Parks (SANParks), together with Total Energies and FNB will be hosting the 16th annual SA National Parks Week from 22 to...

Lifestyle


Tighter level 1 restrictions this festive season

15 December 2020

Government has announced tighter level 1 lockdown restrictions nationwide, with effect from midnight tonight. This as the country enters the festive season amid a...

Opening of Alcohol…A curse?

21 September 2020

Staff Reporter MPUMALANGA The question is lurking in many people’s minds if really the opening of alcohol was a good thing when the cases...

Entertainment


Miclee Music and Entertainment provides cutting-edge experiences

27 June 2022

Miclee Music and Entertainment in Mpumalanga have been structured to meet the needs of the continually changing social space. The founder of the business, Michael...

The Shabalala Interpretation of Culture Centre hosted a cultural extravaganza

18 November 2021

BY Mangaliso Ngomane The Shabalala Interpretation of Culture Centre hosted a cultural extravaganza, where they showcased traditional arts and performances to tourism stakeholders. The...

Nosipho is among Top 20 Mrs Mpumalanga 2022 finalists

30 July 2021

NOSIPHO Mofokeng from Ntunda in Nkomazi, Mpumalanga who describes herself as unique, strong, goal driven and compassionate, made it on T 20 finalists for...

Business


Abednico Mabaso secured a R100,000 deal with a local clothing brand, Blackchild.

22 March 2022

Abednico Mabaso, the current Mr. Mpumalanga top 15 finalist and former Mr. Bushbuckridge, has sealed a major contract deal worth R100 thousand rand with...

fastjet launches Victoria Falls to Mbombela Kruger Mpumalanga flights

16 March 2022

Fastjet Zimbabwe, the award-winning value-based airline, has today, Wednesday, 16 March 2022 launched flights from Zimbabwe’s tourism capital of Victoria Falls, to Mbombela Kruger...

Sappi donation to help Mpumalanga schools fight COVID-19

16 February 2022

Sappi Southern Africa will on Friday donate essential materials in Ehlanzeni District, Mpumalanga, which will bolster measures meant to curb the spread of COVID-19...

Crime


Three kidnapped females arrive home safely after spending the night in the bushes

21 July 2022

Three victims, aged 31 nanny and 45  house owner-woman and her 18 months old baby girl survived to tell their fate after an ordeal...

THE TWO LIFE SENTENCES HANDED DOWN TO RAPIST AND MURDERER

22 June 2022

Mpumalanga Division of the High Court in Mbombela sentenced 40 year old, Hendrick Nicholas Hanse van Reinsburg to two life sentences for rape and...

Life sentences handed down to four of the five gang members from Marite

15 June 2022

The Provincial Commissioner of the SAPS in Mpumalanga, Lieutenant General Semakaleng Daphney Manamela has welcomed the four life sentences handed down to four of...

Community


DA calls for an investigation into discrimination by SAPS

29 July 2022

The DA calls for an urgent investigation into allegations of discrimination made by job seekers against the South African Police Services (SAPS) in Mpumalanga....

Child Tragically Drowns in Kruger National Park Swimming Pool

19 July 2022

The South African National Parks (SANParks) management today conveyed their heartfelt condolences to the family of a nine year old who drowned while visiting...

FINAL REMNDER TO MOTORISTS WITH EXPIRED DRIVNG LICENCE CARDS

4 May 2022

Motorists whose driving licences, temporary driving permits and professional driving permit and learner’s licences expired between March 2020 and August 31, 2021 are reminded...