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‘Maluti-A-Phofung 16’ officially launched

After a divorce between the ANC and the 16 expelled councillors of the Maluti-A-Phofung Local Municipality, the “Maluti-A-Phofung 16” political party has officially been...

Two FS municipal by-elections in full swing

The by-elections in the Moqhaka and Matjhabeng Local Municipalities in the Free State are in full swing. This after ward 20 in Moqhaka and ward...

Former mayor optimistic about by-elections

A former mayor at the Maluti-A-Phofung Local Municipality, Gilbert Mokotso, believes that his ward in Makwane, Qwaqwa, in the Free State, will stand by...

FS learners to receive more tablets

The Free State Provincial Government will today hand over tablets to the Mohaladitwe Secondary School learners in Qwaqwa. The initiative, in collaboration with the Closed-Loop...

FS Education warehouse employees applied to be rehired

The Free State Education Department’s abrupt decision to shut down all ten of its learning material and stationery warehouses in 2017, may come back...

Family worried about missing relative

The relatives of Shadrack Ditshwane Mokoena (60) are asking the community for assistance in finding him. Mokoena was last seen on 7 November 2017 leaving...

EFF holds FS Manifesto

President of the Economic Freedom Fighters, Julius Malema, presented the Free State Manifesto Launch in Qwaqwa. Members gathered at Phuthaditjhaba Stadium on Sunday in...

Focus on foundation phase at 24th annual Amesa

More focus needs to be put on the country's foundation phase mathematics. This was the message from the speakers at the opening of the...

Library opened in memory of hero

Often government is criticised for not honouring unsung heroes of Apartheid, however, the Free State Provincial Government will this year celebrate one of its...

Free State Education stands out at national teaching awards 

The Free State Department of Education has scooped no less than four first places in the annual National Teaching Awards held in Midrand, Gauteng,...

Life challenges inspire author

After having lost two loved ones, Letlojane-Sibande Ntombizodwa recently wrote and published her first book. Ntombizodwa, originally from Malawi, married a South African and is...

Vrystaatse skoolmeisie in klaskamer geskiet

Die Departement van Onderwys in die Vrystaat het 'n skietvoorval waarin 'n gr.10-leerling in 'n klaskamer gewond is ten sterkste veroordeel. Dit kom nadat...

Sketching for dear life

As a young boy, Thabiso Mahlaba always had a pencil and eraser in his pocket. Little did he know that these simple tools would...

Journalist starts his own church

Thabo Katsande, who was born and raised in Qwaqwa and is currently working as a video journalist for SABC News in the Free State,...

Water rescue plan needed for Qwaqwa

The Department of Water and Sanitation says a rescue plan is needed to provide relief for water-stricken areas such as Qwaqwa in the Free...

Water and Sanitation Minister visits water-stricken Qwaqwa

Water and Sanitation Minister, Nomvula Mokonyane, visited water-stricken Qwaqwa in the Free State on Tuesday. The Minister met with local and district municipalities as well...

QwaQwa residents cannot benefit from Sterkfontein Dam

The spokesperson for the national Department of Water and Sanitation (DWS), Sputnik Ratau, says the ongoing water crisis at Phuthaditjhaba is not as simple...

Gripping documentary about drought stricken QwaQwa

Tankiso Tank Khumalo, a visual artist from the Matebeleng, a section in QwaQwa, has made a chilling documentary about the severity of the drought...