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Does Limpopo really have lowest unemployment figures?

News: 24 March 2019

Does Limpopo really have the lowest unemployment rate in the country, standing at 16,5%? This was proclaimed by Premier Chupu Mathabatha during his State of the Province Address last month.

Written by: Anton van Zyl


Are police losing the fight against crime?

News: 24 March 2019 By Elmon Tshikhudo

On Friday afternoon, the Thohoyandou CBD resembled the set of a Hollywood action movie, with gunfire being exchanged between armed robbers and the police, forcing bystanders to duck for cover or run for their lives - not once, but on two occasions.

Vhembe’s website hacked

News: 23 March 2019 By Tshifhiwa Mukwevho

As if the embattled Vhembe District Municipality does not have enough problems, the municipality’s website has become the target of hackers. Last Friday, the site was unavailable for part of the morning, with the message “Hacked by Semtex – Kill or be killed” displayed across the screen. The past week, Google’s Chrome browser flagged the site as a possible phishing site.

Nthambeleni inaugurated as vice-chancellor and principal

News: 22 March 2019 By Mbulaheni Ridovhona

“Universities are the dominant producers of new knowledge. They provide opportunities for social mobility and simultaneously strengthen equity, social justice and democracy. They are important public institutions that must assist in making contributions to our country’s overall developmental priorities.”