Once political allies while members of the Economic Freedom Fighters, Themba Wele and Andile Matshaya are at each other’s throats over a house for a granny. Matshaya claims that Wele lied when he said he built a house for a...
Ten popular East London drinking holes were shut down in Buffalo City Metro at the weekend for violating municipal bylaws, and posing safety and health hazards. The violations varied from not having clearly marked toilets for male and female patrons,...
Mandela Day is not about giving financial donations – it is about empathy and showing kindness to humanity, according to Nkosi Mandla Mandela, the grandson of late president Nelson Mandela. Mandela believes wealthy people can do more for the poor...
Eight years after the first international celebration of Mandela Day on July 18 on the former president’s 91st birthday, the 67 minutes campaign has become a symbol of his enduring legacy of kindness and sacrifice. While some see their 67...
Surfer kids from Duncan Village and Parkside will be riding one of the best waves in the world with top surfers from around the globe at the World Surf League in Jeffreys Bay this week. The team of about 50...
A Peddie fresh produce store owner was yesterday robbed at gunpoint of R30 000 while waiting for the Buffalo City Metro Fresh Produce Market in Wilsonia to open. Five armed men allegedly approached Yan Ming Yan, 41, while he was...
Mercedes-Benz SA (MBSA) launched its first batch of the keenly awaited high-performance AMG C43 at its East London plant yesterday. The launch, which saw Buffalo City Metro injecting millions to revamp the infrastructure of the West Bank industrial area, was...
The death toll from just three accidents in two days in Eastern Cape roads has risen to 12 after yesterday’s accident, which claimed four lives on the R72 between East London and Port Alfred. One person is fighting for his...
Inkatha Freedom Party in parliament has called for a forensic investigation into Buffalo City Metro’s failed R163.7-million Mdantsane cluster 2 housing project. One of the areas that still has unfinished houses is Daluxolo in NU6, where two dead bodies were...
Scores of Nompumelelo residents were displaced yesterday when about 25 shacks burnt down.There were no reported injuries. There were no reported injuries. Some helpless residents had to watch as their homes burnt down while others tried to salvage the little they...
The multimillion-rand Mdantsane Urban Hub development scheduled to start in April has suffered a setback with the National Treasury’s recall of an approved R19.3million it had allocated for the development. The precinct plan, which was met with mixed reactions last...
A feud is brewing between Buffalo City Metro and hawkers who make a living selling meat at Mdantsane’s Highway. The metro has allegedly threatened to arrest them if they do not move their stalls to make way for a multi-million...
Gunshots at a popular East London drinking hole left one person dead and another seriously injured in the early hours of Monday. East London police spokeswoman Warrant Officer Hazel Mqala said the shooting incident took place outside Oudz Tavern in...