Oupa Matla Foundation serving Mahikeng community endlessly

Following the foundation’s visit to Paramount Chief, Kgosi Jeff Montshioa at Kgotla the foundation attended a church service at Tsetse Ramatlabama Hope of glory followed by a birthday celebration with one of the passionate movers, Refilwe Tlhapi at Setumo Park. The last was in Lapa Lagotlhe Old age home in Signal Hill where the foundation donated food and birthday cakes to the elderly cititenz of the old age home.

Tourism department partakes in cleaning Mahikeng

Hundreds of employees from The North West Provincial Government swapped their shirt and ties for overalls to clean the capital city, Mahikeng. The cleaning campaign dubbed “Good Green Deeds” Campaign was launched last week Friday.

CATA MEC Ontlametse Mochware’s outreach programme

North West Culture, Arts and Traditional Affairs (Cata) MEC Mme Ontlametse Mochware took time out this week and visited the elderly in the community of Dipudi in Ganyesa. During her interactive session with them, she discussed the importance of the preservation of Arts, Culture and Traditional Affairs in communities. She encouraged the elderly to continue to teach the youth about indigenous culture. Mme Mochware also gave away to her audience food parcels, blankets, walking sticks and man’s hats. This was the MEC’s latest outreach drive, having previously visited communities in Tosca and Boskuil. She is pictured here with members of the community in Dipudi, and with pensioner and community builder Maleho Jan Masiga.

First 1,000 days crucial for wholesome children development

MAHIKENG MAIL – MAHIKENG: The North West MEC for Social Development, Fenny Gaolaolwe has urged mothers and communities to care and nurture  children in the window of their first 1 000 days, which helps ensure they  get the best start to life and the opportunity to reach their full potential .

To read the full story, read our 01 February 2019 issue.