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  • ROYAL BAFOKENG PLATINUM CONTINUES WITH HOUSING DEVELOPMENT

    ROYAL BAFOKENG PLATINUM CONTINUES WITH HOUSING DEVELOPMENT

    RUSTENBURG HERALD – RUSTENBURG – Despite commodity prices forcing platinum producer Royal Bafokeng Platinum to review some of its infrastructure development programmes, the mine’s employee housing scheme which entered its second phase will see 736 houses completed in the fourth quarter of 2017.

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  • FIRE DESTROYS 16 SHACKS NEAR MOGWASE

    FIRE DESTROYS 16 SHACKS NEAR MOGWASE

    RUSTENBURG HERALD- MOGWASE- The Moses Kotane Local Municipality has received reports that about 16 shacks have been burnt by fire at Mogwase Unit 8 informal settlement around 12: 15, Monday- 16 October.

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  • YOUR SASSA CARD WILL NOT EXPIRE IN DECEMBER

    YOUR SASSA CARD WILL NOT EXPIRE IN DECEMBER

    RUSTENBURG HERALD- RUSTENBURG- The issues of the South African Social Security Agency (SASSA) expiry card has brought a lot of uncertainty among social grant beneficiaries who are now living in fear of what will happen when the card expires on 31 December 2017.

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  • LOCAL RHINO POACHING CONSPIRATORS ARRESTED

    LOCAL RHINO POACHING CONSPIRATORS ARRESTED

    RUSTENBURG HERALD – RUSTENBURG – An intelligence driven operation by the North West Hawks’ Priority Violent Crime Unit assisted by Head Office Crime Intelligence led to the arrest of five suspects at Lethabong village on Thursday night (12 October 2017) for allegedly intending to poach for rhino horns, the Rustenburg Herald was told.

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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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