|Bikers & blood a charitable combination||StaanSaam Rustenburg Onderhoud met E-Nuus|
|Rustenburg – The first blood run organised in Rustenburg and the North West went without a hitch on Saturday, 12 April 2014, and yielded 105 units of blood, placing Rustenburg in the green with 136% for this week only.
Collaboration between the South African National Blood Service and Insane Bikers in Rustenburg resulted in the very successful effort to ...Read more
|Rustenburg – Lede van StaanSaam Rustenburg en die StaanSaam Rustenburg Community Watch (SSRCW) het Donderdag aand (17 April 2014) op nasionale nuus verskyn.
Anders as al die ander nasionale nuus wat uit Rustenburg uitspruit in die laaste paar maande, was hulle op E-nuus; nie oor leë beloftes nie, maar die daadwerklike verskil wat hulle aan hulle ...Read more
|Drive-by Shooting RPM, 2 killed||Bells tolling the end of majority union
|Rustenburg – On Wednesday morning (16 April 2014, at approximately 11am), a gang of four armed men opened fire on a group of taxi drivers near the Bleskop hostel, who were parked near the RPM Hospital (Klipfontein).
The Police in Rustenburg are investigating two counts of murder and two counts of attempted murder after the unidentified gunmen opened fire on the group.
“It is alleged that four taxi drivers were having ...Read more
|AMCU will not be missed
“With the biggest mining strike in the history of the industry now into its third month, the signs are there that the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (AMCU) is crumbling and losing the support of its members...” according to well-known economist Cees Bruggemans.
The strike which has hit 40% of global platinum production since AMCU downed tools on 23 January 2014, has cost the producers Anglo America Platinum (Amplats), Impala Platinum ...Read more
|Noordweste is die Beste!||A Walk to Remember...
|Rustenburg – Rustenburg Hoërskool was bevoorreg om verlede Saterdag, 12 April 2014, die eerste interprovinsiale boogskiet kompetisie van NASP (National Archery in the Schools Programme) te huisves.
‘n Totaal van 94 deelnemers van 5 provinsies het aan die kompetisie deelgeneem . Twee ontwikkelingspanne, een van Noordwes en een van Limpopo het ook om die Ontwikkelingsbeker meegeding. ...Read more
|Rustenburg/ Phokeng – This year’s annual ‘Woman Walk the World’ event hosted at the Royal Bafokeng Stadium on Thursday (01 May ’14), organized by the Bafokeng Women’s Club promises to be a walk to remember!
The morning will kick-start with stretching and exercising, with a bit of Aerobics; and at 07h00 the walk will commence from the Stadium. ...Read more
|Rusties baby comp. open for entries||Legal Strike or WAR?|
|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/ 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|
|Armed farm attack in Rtb||Amplats’ RTB operations for sale|
|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||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|
|Lekker boerefees op hande!||Rtb Cyclist Hi-jacked at Gunpoint|
|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||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