Who fuels the violence?

News: 23 May 2016

Among the people accused of fuelling the violence in Vuwani is a councillor of Makhado municipality, and this has sparked the debate about who is responsible for the unrest that has so far disrupted the lives of thousands of people. Pamphlets distributed across the region accusing prominent politicians of being involved in the issue created even more confusion.

Written by: Anton van Zyl

Weekend tragedy

News: 23 May 2016 By Isabel Venter

What was supposed to be a weekend of fun turned into tragedy, when three young men passed away in a gruesome accident last Saturday night.

Bail applications of 11 accused denied

News: 23 May 2016 By Kaizer Nengovhela

Families of the 11 accused charged with public violence, malicious damage to property and arson in relation to the recent Vuwani mayhem in opposition to a new municipality were dismayed on Wednesday when the bail application was postponed for the second time.

Alleged Vuwani arsonists in custody

News: 16 May 2016 By Elmon Tshikhudo

Court A at the Malamulele Magistrate's Court was filled to capacity with family members of the accused in the Vuvani arson cases, interested parties (including leaders of the Malamulele protests), and a large contingent of police attending.

Gruesome testimony during murder case of alleged Univen serial killer

News: 13 May 2016 By Silas Nduvheni

To cut human flesh into pieces and sell it “can make good money”. This statement was made in a sworn affidavit by serial murder suspect Ndivhuwo Ntsieni (24) after he was arrested. Ntsieni made another appearance in the Limpopo High Court in Thohoyandou earlier this week, where he stands accused of killing at least five people, raping four women and robbing his victims.

“Protest, but do not vandalize” - King

News: 13 May 2016 By Kaizer Nengovhela

Venda king Toni Mphephu Ramabulana said he would engage in discussions with role players such as President Jacob Zuma to find a solution for the Vuwani unrests. Mphephu expressed his support for people who protest when they are not satisfied, but he said they should not vandalize schools or other people’s property.


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United Artists and Madridtas in play-offs

Sport: 20 May 2016

United Artists have done it again. The Lufule boys are through to the final of the Safa Vhembe promotional play-off matches.

Written by: Frank Mavhungu


Interview with Clemour

Video: 26 April 2016

Interview with Clemour after he made it to the top 16 in The Voice South Africa. Read more in this week's Limpopo Mirror. 

Written by: Thendo Savhasa

Statistics for Sexual & Domestic Violence in Thohoyandou district

Some informative statistics highlighting the alarming number of occurrences of sexual and domestic violence in the Thohoyandou area, as supplied by the TVEP. Updated monthly. 


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Gami Swaga releases a rocking Babalaas video

Entertainment: 23 May 2016

The popularity of Gami Swaga's anthemic house track, Babalaas, had him responding to the public demand for the making of a music video. The good news is that the video was released about a fortnight ago.

Written by: Tshifhiwa Mukwevho