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Listen out for Signal Rollen's latest album release

Entertainment: 24 September 2021 By: Kaizer Nengovhela

The fourth album of singer, songwriter and producer Rolivhuwa Mahafha, also known as Signal Rollen, called Tshanda tshithithi, was released in May this year and has proven to be just as fruitful as the rest of his album collection.

Municipality takes hard line against illegal occupiers

News: 24 September 2021 By Kaizer Nengovhela

On Monday, teams from the Makhado Municipality moved in and destroyed an estimated 100 shacks that were built on land earmarked for development next to the Tshikota township. Dozens of shack builders were left stranded after their makeshift homes were demolished.

Nature conservation and heritage are his passions

News in brief: 24 September 2021

“Heritage remains the single most important factor that keeps nations together,” says the park manager of Mapungubwe National Park and World Heritage Site, Mr Jacobus Conrad Strauss. “If we can recognise the horrible past, it will give birth to the development of our society towards one nation that will be stronger together. It is our history that defines our actions today and will influence our tomorrows.”

Police launch manhunt after brutal murder of 80-year-old

News: 24 September 2021 By Andries van Zyl

The South African Police Service has launched a manhunt for the suspect(s) who brutally murdered well-known Louis Trichardt resident Ms Martie Pauer. The 80-year-old Pauer was found in a pool of blood at her home in Louis Trichardt on Thursday (yesterday) at about 19:00.

Soccer fraternity shocked by death of Musandiwa

News in brief: 24 September 2021 By Kaizer Nengovhela

Soccer lovers from around Vhembe are still shocked, following the sudden death of a well-known soccer-team chairperson and businessman, popularly known as Takalani. Mr Aifheli Musandiwa (41) of Rabali died after a short illness at Poloso Netcare Hospital on Monday night (20 September).

SIU questions ANC councillor over dodgy R10-m Lottery grant

News: 24 September 2021 By Kaizer Nengovhela

The Special Investigating Unit (SIU) has interviewed ANC ward councillor Solly Mudau as part of an investigation into a multi-million-rand lottery grant to a Vhembe-based drop-in centre for destitute children.

Poster war starts

News: 24 September 2021 By Andries van Zyl

With the 2021 municipal elections around the corner on 1 November, the war of words between politicians vying for the support of voters has erupted once again. So too did the poster war, with political parties jostling for the best spots to catch voters’ eyes.

Black Leopards must beat Amatuks

Sport: 24 September 2021 By Frank Mavhungu

Black Leopards must beat University of Pretoria FC when they meet in their GladAfrica Championship League match at the Old Peter Mokaba Stadium in Polokwane on Sunday if they are serious about gaining promotion to the DStv Premiership Division at the end of the season.

Triegies weer tops!

Sport: 24 September 2021 By Karla van Zyl

Beide Hoërskool- en Laerskool Louis Trichardt het Saterdag, 18 September, hulle deelname aan die provinsiale skole XCO-bergfietsliga op ‘n hoë noot afgesluit met ‘n skittervertoning in die derde en finale ronde van die liga, die Tour de Maroela, op Lephalale. Die twee skole spog gesamentlik met drie eerste plekke, ses tweede plekke, en drie derde plekke.

 

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Start: 28 Sep
Tennisklub Pretdag
Where: Louis Trichardt Tennisklub
Start: 02 Oct
Dorpswag Straatkafee
Where: Safari vulstasie plaas.
Start: 02 Oct
SPCA FARMER’S MARKET
Where: Vondeling Road
Start: 02 Oct  (09:00 AM)
End:  02 Oct  (14:00 PM)
Baptist Church Take-Away
Where: 25 Ruh Street
Start: 02 Oct  (17:00 PM)
End:  02 Oct  (18:00 PM)
SPCA Annual Action
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