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“We didn’t choose to be disabled”

6 February 2019

The Chairperson of the Disabled People South Africa in Mpumalanga, Mr Sipho Mashego has called on both government departments and the private sector to...

Sports


Mayoral cup tournament

17 April 2019

The Executive mayor of Bushbuckridge Local Municipality Cllr Sylvia Nxumalo, held a prize giving ceremony to all champions of the mayor’s cup tournament, from...

BBR Sports Tournament kicks off

12 April 2019

The excitement around the Bushbuckridge News Sports Tournament is growing by the day as we count down to the 20th of April 2019 whereby...

SC Mapogo defend their title

20 March 2019

The defending champions of the Mayor’s Cup, SC Mapogo ladies from Werverdiend aim to defend their title they won last year with a convincing...

Politics


ZOEKNOG SHUT DOWN

12 April 2019

It’s been four days without school for 11 schools within Zoeknog, Dospan and Wales villages as the community attempts to get a response from...

Residents demand for councilors removal

20 March 2019

As we draw closer to the general elections which will be held in May, many communities have continuously raised their hands in demand of...

Our Leader’s gone too early – says Madisha

9 November 2018

Tears rolled down cheeks as hundreds of mourners who had gathered to pay their last respect to dead Rodwell Mnisi (56), a member of...

Lifestyle


OUR VERY OWN AUTHOR

21 June 2019

Over the past few decades we have seen an emergence of many talented writers from Bushbuckridge, therefore it comes as no surprise that we...

Promoting healthy lifestyles

14 December 2018

Charged up Foundation in partnership with the Bushbuckridge Local Municipality sports department and health experts hosted a boot camp aimed at promoting healthy living...

Finding purpose in gardening

13 December 2018

A small but keen group of formerly jobless young people is gardening up a storm in Bushbuckridge, Mpumalanga. 46-year-old Linneth Ngobeni, the oldest member...

Entertainment


Destro the achiever!

28 November 2018

By Rodney Mashego The name Destro Makhiya rings a bell to most hip hop lovers from Bushbuckridge, especially in Marite where he was born....

Photography through God’s Eye

16 November 2018

Tell us about yourself and where you come from? I am Rodney Moropa, originally from Matibidi, but I grew up in Bushbuckridge. I had...

VT Toppers album launch

2 November 2018

The name VT Toppers might be familiar to some people who love Hip-Hop music; mostly to people who come from Violet Bank in Bushbuckridge...

Business


Keeping the youth active

2 July 2019

The Welverdiend Youth services recently held a 7.5 fun walk and youth month commemoration event. The walk went from Southern Wildlife College to Welverdiend...

SPAR GIVES BACK TO THE COMMUNITY

21 June 2019

Spar donated food to the matric learners of NP Mathabela Secondary school in Greenvalley as a way of encouraging them to attend their winter...

Bushbuckridge Business and Tourism Awards

11 June 2019

For a night that was filled with much glamour, the occasion was befitting and complemented the standard bestowed towards the much anticipated 4th annual...

Netball


Mayoral cup tournament

17 April 2019

The Executive mayor of Bushbuckridge Local Municipality Cllr Sylvia Nxumalo, held a prize giving ceremony to all champions of the mayor’s cup tournament, from...

Latest News


Successful scholarship programme!

24 April 2019

150 grade 8 pupils from three different schools within Bushbuckridge were awarded with certificates of excellence following their participation in the English Micro-scholarship programme,...

Mbombela Jazz Festival Launched

12 April 2019

Mpumalanga Tourism & Parks Agency (MTPA), along with the Mpumalanga Department of Economic Development and Tourism officially launched, the third annual Mbombela Jazz Festival...

ZOEKNOG SHUT DOWN

12 April 2019

It’s been four days without school for 11 schools within Zoeknog, Dospan and Wales villages as the community attempts to get a response from...

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Featured Posts

11 May 2020

“We didn’t choose to be disabled”

6 February 2019

The Chairperson of the Disabled People South Africa in Mpumalanga, Mr Sipho Mashego has called on both government departments and the private sector to...

Dithakga eliminating poverty through sewing

23 January 2019

The project is aimed at eliminating poverty in the Casteel community, according to the founders… Dithakga is a registered cooperative project, based in Casteel,...

Opinion


Why throw waste into the river?

2 November 2018

Animals not only have to endure surviving through little dry patches of green grass, but have to drink dirty water, stinking  sometimes, contaminated with...

Bushbuckridge has been robbed by police

7 September 2018

The death of my brotherly friend is more than just a loss to only just a few of us who were closely related with...

Do it for you.

7 September 2018

It is always amazing how people always do things based on the expectations of others and not on those of their own. We do...

Community


Hospital service from hell!

11 May 2020

Residents from different communities have been complaining for years now following treatment they get from health care facilities, particularly the services offered by those...

Five days exhibition concluded

2 July 2019

The 5 day-long career exhibition came to an end last week Friday at the Dwarsloop sports ground. About 3000 grade 10&11 leaners from all...

Learners want an overheard bridge

2 July 2019

Learners from S.H Nyalungu Primary School, from the age of 9 to 10 have created an impressive model of the Bushbuckridge CBD. The learners...

Land


Dithakga eliminating poverty through sewing

23 January 2019

The project is aimed at eliminating poverty in the Casteel community, according to the founders… Dithakga is a registered cooperative project, based in Casteel,...