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ENGIE commences construction on Grootspruit PV power plant

ENGIE commences construction on Grootspruit PV power plant

Grootspruit in the Free State is one of two solar PV power plants that ENGIE will be building in the country. The other plant, the Graspan solar PV plant, will be built in the Northern Cape. Both plants are expected to be commissioned by the end of 2025. The Grootspruit solar photovoltaic power plant is […]

Defamation case against John Block dismissed

Defamation case against John Block dismissed

Retired Judge Frans Kgomo’s defamation case against former Northern Cape ANC provincial chairperson John Block has been dismissed. Former Northern Cape ANC provincial chairperson John Block. File picture: Soraya Crowie RETIRED Judge Frans Kgomo’s defamation case against former Northern Cape ANC provincial chairperson John Block has been dismissed. The Northern Cape High Court found no […]

Northern Cape woman who brutally assaulted ex-boyfriend gets six years

Northern Cape woman who brutally assaulted ex-boyfriend gets six years

The woman stabbed and beat her ex-boyfriend with a hammer after he ended their relationship. File picture A NORTHERN Cape woman who brutally assaulted her ex-boyfriend in Loxton after he broke up with her will spend six years behind bars. The provincial police have welcomed the six-year prison sentence that was recently handed down to […]

Off-takers ‘keen on’ Orion’s Prieska copper/zinc product

Off-takers ‘keen on’ Orion’s Prieska copper/zinc product

Off-takers are keen on Orion Mineral’s Prieska copper zinc mine as the company is readying up to commence production. It has already built a mine site and could set-up a concentrator in the next seven to nine months. Orion is also pursuing production at the Okiep copper mine, also in the Northern Cape. The Prieska […]

Hijackers have eyes on you – DFA

Hijackers have eyes on you – DFA

The voice of the people of Kimberley and the Northern Cape. About Us. Contact us: info.dfa@acm.co.za. EVEN MORE NEWS. Racism and betrayals surface in … Read more: Hijackers have eyes on you – DFA

Hijackers have eyes on you

Hijackers have eyes on you

Concerns are mounting over the rise in carjacking incidents across the country, with the latest police statistics indicating that the Northern Cape province has experienced the highest percentage increase at 65.2%. Additionally, there is growing alarm over the increasing ruthlessness of hijackers. Motorists are increasingly being kidnapped so that hijackers can disable tracking devices and […]

Dramatic rescue operation saves police horse – DFA

Dramatic rescue operation saves police horse – DFA

A dramatic and heroic rescue operation unfolded in Kimberley this week after a police horse fell into a deep water-filled hole in Carters Glen, … Read more: Dramatic rescue operation saves police horse – DFA

Locals reach out to less privileged – DFA

Locals reach out to less privileged – DFA

As businesses and Kimberley residents rolled up their sleeves to make a difference in the lives of the less privileged on Mandela Day, … Read more: Locals reach out to less privileged – DFA

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