Speaking out against gender based violence

Gugu Ncube’s claims of rape and sexual harassment at UNISA must be independently reviewed to prove her case.
For the record, we e would like to state publicly that through this comment, Mafikeng Mail does not intend to judge any person or organisation who or which might have expressed a view or be involved in the recent Gugu Ncube saga which led a lot of condemnation and a lesser support for from members of the public across the spectrum.

Tough times ahead

Despite what the ANC  wants South Africans  to believe, the liberation movement ‘s provincial representative, MEC Maphefo Matsemela  responsible for finance, presented a very worrisome and much criticised budget vote for the 2019/2020 fiscal year.

Communities again call for safety at schools

The safety of all members of any school family including School Governing Bodies (SGBs), school management, principals, educators and student bodies has again become a point of reference in community circles around the country.
And the fact that there has been no improvement in school safety in the country since the call was made last year by concerned groupings worried about ongoing incidents of violence at learning institutions across the nation is in itself greatly worrisome.
Incidents of violence at schools are in fact escalating and this behaviour has become fashionable with students as small as between six and 13 years seemingly getting joy out of violent behaviour and getting involved in unnecessary fights.

North West public service infested with fraudsters

This year’s presentation of the annual state of the province (SOPA) address exposed the highest number yet of fraudsters in the public service. The address by North West Premier, Professor Job Mokgoro was also the last SOPA of the five-year administration of the current cabinet.
According to Prof Mokgoro’s speech, the North West government administration has never before been so infested with corruption, theft, fraud and scheming as has been the case during the recent past years.