Modise bought farm for boyfriend

Abdul Mogale, is Thandi Modise’s former boyfriend and an ANC councillor for the Ekurhuleni metropolitan municipality, neighbouring farmers told amaBhungane.

The black former ANC premier Modise has been charged with the death of up to 80 animals and euthanasing of … Read the rest

Black ANC official commits ‘worst farm cruelty’ with scores of dead animals

Police and officials from the SPCA have found animals either dead or starving at a Potchefstroom farm belonging to former North West premier and newly-elected National Council of Provinces chairperson, Thandi Modise.

It appeared that the over 100 pigs, sheep, … Read the rest

North West premier hopes race-baiting will save her

A white farmer who allegedly had a water valve closed was to blame for problems with the water supply in Swartruggens and the Borolelo township on Sunday, said North West Premier Thandi Modise.

“It is alleged that the farmer, accompanied … Read the rest

NW Premier defends buying R1.3m car

North West Premier Thandi Modise’s office says the purchase of a R1.3 million vehicle was above board and ordered before Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan announced austerity measures.

Modise recently purchased a BMW 750i despite Gordhan’s announcement last year that excessive … Read the rest

North West premier splurges R1,3m on new car

While the South African cabinet has prohibited extravagant expenditure, such as luxury vehicles, for government officials, the premier of North West, Thandi Modise, province has just bought a car worth R1,3 million (about $125 000).

The vehicle concerned is a … Read the rest

Schools need to act against racism: NW premier

Schools need to take firm action against the perpetrators of racism, North West premier Thandi Modise said on Monday.

“Incidents of racism such as the one reported (at Potchefstroom Gimnasium) undermine efforts of nation building and social cohesion that seeks … Read the rest

North West premier condemns rape of 3-year old

rape_girls_feetNorth West premier Thandi Modise has condemned the alleged rape of a three-year-old-girl in the province.

“When the scourge of sexual offences against women reaches infants, toddlers and young girls, every parent who has a child should be worried that … Read the rest

Government officials not barred from visiting Mandela: ANC

Former president Nelson Mandela’s family has denied barring government officials from visiting him in hospital, the ANC said on Monday.

“We have spoken to the family about this report and they deny that they issued such an instruction or spoke … Read the rest

‘Racist and Islamophobic attack’ by alleged white Afrikaans-speakers

Mohammed Fayaz Kazi, died after brawl in Magaliesburg, allegedly with white Afrikanersby SAPA and Praag

The North West Premier Thandi Modise on Thursday condemned the killing of a Muslim man in Magaliesburg, reports the South African Press Association.

“There is no place in our diverse society for those who harbour racism … Read the rest