Northern Cape News

UPDATE: Missing Karoo lion still at large

SANParks said in a statement that the last confirmed spoor of the missing Karoo lion was followed by rangers and trackers on Monday to about 42km northeast of the town of Sutherland in the Northern Cape.

IOL , South Africa Mar 12, 2019

Weather forecast, alerts and UVB index for all South African provinces, 12 March 2019

Severe thunderstorms are expected over the extreme western parts of the Western Cape, the south eastern parts of the Northern Cape, the western parts of the Free State as well as the Eastern Cape.

The South African , South Africa Mar 11, 2019

Tuesday's weather: Severe thunderstorms, heavy rain and localised flooding

The South African Weather Service has also issued a watch for severe thunderstorms over the extreme western parts of the Western Cape, the south-eastern parts of the Northern Cape, the western parts of the Free State and the Eastern Cape.

News 24 , South Africa Mar 11, 2019

Missing Karoo lion takes trackers, rangers as far as the Northern Cape

The search for the male lion that escaped from the Karoo National Park in Beaufort West has taken rangers and trackers as far as Sutherland in the Northern Cape.

News 24 , South Africa Mar 11, 2019

Search for missing Karoo lion to continue this week

The discovery of dead livestock on a Northern Cape farm on Sunday has given renewed vigour to the search for a lion that escaped from a national park nearly a month ago.

Times Live , South Africa Mar 11, 2019

How a nurse tried to scam Discovery out of R500,000 a month

The least number of fraud, waste and abuse cases investigated in 2018 emanate from the Northern Cape (33– down from 52 in 2017).

Business Tech , South Africa Mar 10, 2019

Heavy rains and flooding in the forecast for Sunday, Weather Service warns

The Northern Cape is expected to be cloudy with cloudy with drizzle along the coast and the adjacent interior, otherwise partly cloudy and hot but cool in the west.

News 24 , South Africa Mar 9, 2019

IEC investigating the DA over its spat with Patricia De Lille

De Lille said the script was brought to her attention on recent visits to the North West, Northern Cape and Gauteng.

IOL , South Africa Mar 9, 2019

Saturday's weather: Severe thunderstorms and flooding expected in parts of SA

It will be cloudy in the west of the Northern Cape at first with morning fog patches along the coast.

News 24 , South Africa Mar 8, 2019

High-tech support roped in to find lion missing from Karoo park

The search for a lion missing from the Karoo National Park in the Northern Cape since February 15 has taken a new turn – a security company has offered to help using high-tech tracing technology.

Times Live , South Africa Mar 8, 2019