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“I am small, yet I feed the district” boasts farmer

News: 23 July 2018

Little did a 10-year-old David Mudau Tshikhuthula know that his hobby of tilling the land as a boy while growing up in Mailaskop around 1961 would one day become his means of making a living.

Written by: Tshifhiwa Mukwevho

“Electricity simplifies life”

News: 23 July 2018

The Deputy Minister of Energy, Ms Thembisile Majola conducted an electrification project inspection and walkabout at Musina Nancefield last Thursday. This was part of the cabinet’s National Imbizo Focus Week aimed at promoting public accountability and reassuring citizens of the government’s commitment to service delivery and good governance.

“We won't let VBS go under”

News: 22 July 2018 By Tracy Ngobeni

The Thulamela Business Forum (TBF) has vowed to fight for the survival of the embattled VBS Mutual Bank. The forum is also planning to embark on protest action to try and stop the movement of clients away from VBS to Nedbank.

Molewa pays surprise visit to Matsila projects

News: 21 July 2018 By Elmon Tshikhudo

The Matsila Community Development Trust, known for its prominent role in job creation and poverty eradication in rural communities, was pleasantly surprised by an unannounced visit by the Minister of Environmental Affairs, Ms Edna Molewa.


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Thohoyandou Stadium almost ready for PSL season

Sport: 23 July 2018

Residents of the Vhembe District have a good reason to rejoice. They will watch top-class football on their doorstep when the activities for the Premier Soccer League start in the first weekend of August.

Written by: Frank Mavhungu


Listeriosis shock

Video: 08 March 2018

The announcement by the Department of Health (DoH) on Sunday that the source of the nationwide listeriosis outbreak had been traced to the Enterprise facility in Polokwane and Rainbow Chicken Ltd in the Free State has sparked a mass clearing of products related to the brand names in supermarkets. 

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Makamu releases his eighth album

Entertainment: 15 July 2018

Oscar Makamu released his eighth album, called Xifula xa Vusiwana, during the past month.

Written by: Tracy Ngobeni


Where: Makhado (Louis Trichardt)
Start: 26 Jul  (11:00 AM)
End:  28 Jul
Where: Thohoyandou Stadium
Start: 01 Aug  (11:00 AM)
End:  01 Aug  (18:00 PM)
Where: Musina
Start: 02 Aug  (09:00 AM)
End:  02 Aug  (15:00 PM)
Where: University of Venda
Start: 09 Aug  (08:00 AM)
End:  09 Aug  (23:00 PM)