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Mooinooi farm attacks on the rise?

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BONUS – RUSTENBURG – The Bonus and sister publication Rustenburg Herald is still awaiting comments from the police regarding the recent spate of “farm attacks” and armed robberies which have occurred in the Mooinooi, Buffelspoort and Buffelsfontein areas over the past few weeks.

Kumba closes Thabazimbi mine

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BONUS – RUSTENBURG – Kumba Iron Ore Limited (Kumba) announced last week that it has started a consultation process in terms of section 189 of the Labour Relations Act, through its subsidiary Sishen Iron Ore Company (Pty) Ltd, as part of closure procedures at its Thabazimbi mine in Limpopo.

Still no clarity around tariffs

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BONUS – RUSTENBURG – Following the publication of a reader’s shock at the prepaid electricity station in last week’s issue of the Rustenburg Herald (10 July), the Rustenburg Herald continues to receive enquiries from readers who have witnessed the same inconsistency regarding electricity tariffs.

Hotel robbery leads to arrests

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BONUS – RUSTENBURG – The South African Police Service (SAPS) in Phokeng managed to arrest suspects at around 13:50 on Tuesday, 8 July, at a local hotel on the R565 to Sun City.

The arrest was made in conjunction with the Technical Response Team and the Royal Bafokeng Security.