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Alarming Covid-19 increase rate worries MEC Sambatha

MAFIKENG MAIL – MAHIKENG: The MEC for North West Health, Madoda Sambatha has raised concerns over the increase of daily Covid-19 positive cases across the province. The North West province has been experiencing the spike in Covid-19 cases in the past 7 days with an average of 300 cases reported daily.

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PACRA mourn the death of Boitumelo Mokwene

MAHIKENG MAIL-MAHIKENG: The Provincial Arts and Culture Recognition Awards of North West announced the sad passing of popular radio personality, Boitumelo Mokwene - affectionately known as “Mamane Tumi” by her students on Motsweding FM.

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DA slams Ngaka Modiri District Municipality’s R300 000 spending spree

MAFIKENG MAIL – MAHIKENG: Plans to spend the weekend away in the Free State at a cost of R300,000.00 by the Ngaka Modiriri Molema District Municipality have been fiercely criticised by the Democratic Alliance (DA) whose Councillor at the municipality, Cllr Yusuf Laher has argued that this was “highly irresponsible” by the municipality to spend so much money in another province while the funds could have been spent at least in the province on a smaller scale and the rest used to address pressing service delivery challenges in the district municipality.

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