|Legal Strike or WAR?||Amplats’ RTB operations for sale|
|Rustenburg/ Luka – Emergency Personnel was summoned on Thursday morning (10 April 2014), as an Impala Platinum Mine employee’s house was set alight in midnight hours. Tenants on Fred Mekgwe’s property (in Tlebebe Section, Luka) reported waking up to the blazing fire, coming from the main bedroom; presumably ...Read more||Anglo American Chief Executive Officer, Mark Cutifani. Rustenburg – Already in its third month of halted operations due to the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union’s (AMCU) wage strike, Anglo American Chief Executive Officer, Mark Cutifani, has now vocalised what strikers have refused to believe: that Anglo is stepping away from its platinum mines in the ...Read more|
|A fundraising event to remember||Miss SA- worth her weight in Platinum!
|Rustenburg – It was a night like no other … fine wine and food, and an auction that surpassed even the highest of expectations, to make the Lexus Milla Cerebral Palsy Fund (LMCPF) fundraising event an evening to remember.
Local Master Chef, Thys Hattingh (Sweet Mafia) and his lovely wife Andrea, partnered with Christine Delport of the Greater Rustenburg Community Forum (GRCF), ...Read more
|Sun City/ Rustenburg – When Rolene Strauss was crowned Miss South Africa 2014, she was presented with a gorgeous Platinum Crown, in the heart of the Platinum Belt, during the worst strike in the Platinum sector in years.
The Miss South Africa Contest concluded in the Sun City ...Read more
|Rusties baby comp. open for entries||Rtb Cyclist Hi-jacked at Gunpoint
|Rustenburg – Rusties will this year for the first time host a baby competition culminating in the announcement of category winners on 30 June.
In an interview with the Platinum Weekly, Danie Flemming, responsible for marketing and administration at Rusties, said they are very excited about the ...Read more
|Rustenburg – Rudi van der Westhuizen, a 29-year-old cycler, was hi-jacked! Yes, hi-jacked at gunpoint of his bicycle on Friday (21 March ’14) morning at approximately 9h15.
Friday started like any other day when the cycling group meets and take to the road to do a couple of kilometres (apart from the fact that it was a public holiday; Heritage Day). ...Read more
|Armed farm attack in Rtb||Win a drive experience 5 Apr @ Nasrec|
|Rustenburg – What started out as a pleasant family gathering almost turned into a tragedy when Paul Greeff and his family were surprised by five armed men in his parent’s home at the Shylock smallholdings just outside of Rustenburg, on Sunday, 23 March 2014.It was about 20:00 when the shocked family members were overcome and all tied ...Read more||Nasrec – You could be experiencing the joy of putting a brand new car through its paces on the Famous Nasrec raceway.
The team from Westvaal Rustenburg has something special lined up for next weekend Saturday (5 April 2014). They will be offering a limited amount of lucky drivers the opportunity to truly experience the engineering and exhilarating handling pleas ...Read more
|Lekker boerefees op hande!||Erasmus murder, brutal attack|
|Rustenburg – Vir al die boereharte wat warm klop vir die landelike lewe, ongeag taal- of kulturele oriëntasie, wag daar ‘n fees van onvergelyklike omvang op 30 en 31 Mei 2014 by die perseel van die Nederduits Hervormde Kerk op die Johannesburgpad. Met diè fees hoop die organiseerders om aan die huidige en volgende geslagte ...Read more||Groot Marico – The brutal farm attack in the early hours of Sunday morning, 23 March 2014, in which 59-year-old Koos Erasmus was killed and his wife Martie (54) attacked with a panga, has sent shock waves through the community.
The couple, owners of the very popular Sumsaren Game Lodge, were asleep in their bedroom when ...Read more
|Young Couple arrested in Rtb for R200 000 worth of Dagga||Attack & Stabbed at Rtb Dumping Site|
|Young Couple arrested in Rustenburg for R200 000 worth of Dagga (marijuana). Fltr: Capt Mogwere, Const Dikgole, Mokatsanyane, Kubatsi, Sgt Ledingwana, and W/O Pilane. Rustenburg – Members of the Rustenburg Flying Squad arrested a young couple for the illegal possession of dagga (marijuana) while patrolling the R556 between ...Read more||One of the stab wounds sustained by Toelie Bouwer (at a Rustenburg dumping site), was more than 10cm deep and missed his lung by mere millimetres. Rustenburg – When Toelie Bouwer (48) his 45-year-old wife, Adele, and an employee went to dump rubble on Thursday afternoon At about 14:00 that afternoon, the Bouwer couple ...Read more|