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  • BEWARE OF FLOODS BEFORE DEPARTURE

    BEWARE OF FLOODS BEFORE DEPARTURE

    GROOT MARICO - Showers in excess of 100 mm since Sunday evening have fallen over large areas of the North West Province and the rest of the country.

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  • NUM WORRIED OVER RETRENCHMENTS AT UNION

    NUM WORRIED OVER RETRENCHMENTS AT UNION

    RUSTENBURG HERALD – RUSTENBURG – The National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) has stated that it hopes Siyanda Resources will not embark on retrenchment processes once it takes over the Union Mine, the union said in a statement on its website.

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  • FATALITY AT LONMIN’S K3 SHAFT

    FATALITY AT LONMIN’S K3 SHAFT

    RUSTENBURG HERALD – RUSTENBURG – Platinum producer Lonmin has regretfully announced the death of 49-year-old Mr Giji Mxesibe, a rock drill operator, who passed away in an accident at the company’s K3 Shaft on Friday, 17 February 2017.

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  • N4-BOTSING EIS NOG ‘N LEWE

    N4-BOTSING EIS NOG ‘N LEWE

    RUSTENBURG HERALD – RUSTENBURG – Soos berig in hierdie week se Bonus-koerant het die Rustenburg Herald verneem van die afsterwe van ‘n man en die besering van twee ander tydens ‘n botsing tussen ‘n bakkie en ‘n voertuig op die N4 naby die Kroondal-afrit op Sondagoggend, 19 Februarie.

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  • MEESTE DAMME PRAGTIG VOL...

    MEESTE DAMME PRAGTIG VOL...

    RUSTENBURG HERALD - RUSTENBURG - Wisselvallige neerslae is gerapporteer na aanleiding van deurdringende neerslae wat oor groot gedeeltes van die land voorspel is weens die nadraa van die Dineo-sikloon naby die Mosambiekse kus.

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  • THIS IS HOW YOU DEAL WITH A POTHOLE!

    THIS IS HOW YOU DEAL WITH A POTHOLE!

    RUSTENBURG HERALD - RUSTENBURG - In the days and times we are living in, it is increasingly becoming “custom” for private contractors to be called in to help with special public projects or challenges, even in situations when the responsibility rests with the local municipality to provide the services.

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  • “BLOOD MOON” PHENOMENON COMES AND GOES

    “BLOOD MOON” PHENOMENON COMES AND GOES

    The scientific phenomenon is known as the bloodmoon, and is said to come once in 30 years, occurred here in South Africa between the hours of 3 and 5am. The last time it was around was in 1982.

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  • PUBLIC OUTRAGE OVER E-TOLL DEADLINE

    PUBLIC OUTRAGE OVER E-TOLL DEADLINE

    South African motorists and antagonists of the dreaded Gauteng etoll system as well as the soon to be implemented AArto penalty system are outraged by the latest move by the South African government and its relevant agencies’ strategy to have outstanding e-toll fees accumulated by non-paying motorists coupled to the AArto Drivers Licence penalty system.

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  • KRUGERRAND – CURRENCY, GOLD PRICE INCREASING DEMAND?

    KRUGERRAND – CURRENCY, GOLD PRICE INCREASING DEMAND?

    With the Rand reaching lows against the US Dollar which were last seen at the time of the 2008 recession, those in the possession of Krugerrands might actually be smiling...

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  • SASSA denies ‘20 years’ rumour

    SASSA denies ‘20 years’ rumour

    RUSTENBURG HERALD – RUSTENBURG – Rumours that have reached the Rustenburg Herald this week regarding new changes to the Social Assistance Act have been dispelled by the South African Social Security Agency (SASSA).

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  • SAA CONTINUES FLYING TO BRAZIL DESPITE ZIKA VIRUS

    SAA CONTINUES FLYING TO BRAZIL DESPITE ZIKA VIRUS

    South African Airways (SAA) will continue to fly between Johannesburg and Sao Paolo, in Brazil, after the World Health Organization concluded that there is no justification to impose a travel ban due to the outbreak of the Zika virus.

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  • GOVERNMENT TO SPEED UP PENSION PAY-OUTS

    GOVERNMENT TO SPEED UP PENSION PAY-OUTS

    RUSTENBURG HERALD- RUSTENBURG- The Department of Public Service and Administration (DPSA) says it remains committed to making sure that employees who are leaving the public service are paid on time.

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