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Schoolchildren clinging to taxi caught on camera

Schoolchildren clinging to taxi caught on camera

A taxi overloaded with pupils from Hoërskool Cillie was caught on camera by a concerned motorist in Sydenham last week.

TRUGGLING:  Uncle Mpumelelo Nongwevu with father and grandfather Thozamile Gijana speak to the media yesterday about the shack fire in Orange Grove that claimed the lives of five people. They want police to probe the circumstances. Below right, neighbour  Ntobeko Sola said that they tried to help put out the fire but it was too late Pictures: MARK ANDREWS

Adult and four children die in Orange Grove shack fire

Desperate attempts to save five people who were trapped inside a burning shack in Orange Grove settlement near East London…

EL man sentenced  to two  life terms for rape

Police rescue 18 kids held in Eastern Cape church

Police rescued 18 children who had allegedly been held hostage at a church near Ngcobo in the Eastern Cape on…

THE PITS: Residents of Mzamomhle township are unhappy about allegedly illegal sand mining in their area Picture: STEPHANIE LLOYD

Developer accused of running an illegal mine

An East London property owner has been accused of running an illegal sand mine near a residential area in Gonubie.

DJ Mobi Dixon Pic: FILE

EL DJs come to the party for shoeless pupils

The days of walking to school barefoot are over for at least 20 Mdantsane children.

SPORTING CHANCE: The children from Sakhuluntu Child and Youth Centre in Duncan Village with founder of the centre (white t-shirt) Thembekile Havi, in centre wearing white shirt, during Chippa United’s visit on Friday. yesterday. Chippa United donated R25000

Chipping in to help kids

Children in need scored big time this weekend when Chippa United players paid them a visit.

ALL SMILES: Grade one pupils from Mbekweni Primary school in Postdam excited about the first day back at school Picture: SIBONGILE NGALWA

Smooth first day – for most

Pupils, principals and parents from various schools across East London were all upbeat yesterday as the 2016 academic year got…

HAPPY SMILES: Lunetha Ngqanya, left, and Mikhulu Poti, 4, with the toys they received from the Motsepe Foundation in Mdantsane yesterday Picture: STEPHANIE LLOYD

Gifts bring Christmas cheer to poor kids

More than 3000 children from impoverished communities around the Buffalo City Metro (BCM) were treated to early Christmas gifts yesterday,…

Schoolchildren clinging to taxi caught on camera

Schoolchildren clinging to taxi caught on camera

A taxi overloaded with pupils from Hoërskool Cillie was caught on camera by a concerned motorist in Sydenham last week.

TRUGGLING:  Uncle Mpumelelo Nongwevu with father and grandfather Thozamile Gijana speak to the media yesterday about the shack fire in Orange Grove that claimed the lives of five people. They want police to probe the circumstances. Below right, neighbour  Ntobeko Sola said that they tried to help put out the fire but it was too late Pictures: MARK ANDREWS

Adult and four children die in Orange Grove shack fire

Desperate attempts to save five people who were trapped inside a burning shack in Orange Grove settlement near East London…

EL man sentenced  to two  life terms for rape

Police rescue 18 kids held in Eastern Cape church

Police rescued 18 children who had allegedly been held hostage at a church near Ngcobo in the Eastern Cape on…

THE PITS: Residents of Mzamomhle township are unhappy about allegedly illegal sand mining in their area Picture: STEPHANIE LLOYD

Developer accused of running an illegal mine

An East London property owner has been accused of running an illegal sand mine near a residential area in Gonubie.

DJ Mobi Dixon Pic: FILE

EL DJs come to the party for shoeless pupils

The days of walking to school barefoot are over for at least 20 Mdantsane children.

SPORTING CHANCE: The children from Sakhuluntu Child and Youth Centre in Duncan Village with founder of the centre (white t-shirt) Thembekile Havi, in centre wearing white shirt, during Chippa United’s visit on Friday. yesterday. Chippa United donated R25000

Chipping in to help kids

Children in need scored big time this weekend when Chippa United players paid them a visit.

ALL SMILES: Grade one pupils from Mbekweni Primary school in Postdam excited about the first day back at school Picture: SIBONGILE NGALWA

Smooth first day – for most

Pupils, principals and parents from various schools across East London were all upbeat yesterday as the 2016 academic year got…

HAPPY SMILES: Lunetha Ngqanya, left, and Mikhulu Poti, 4, with the toys they received from the Motsepe Foundation in Mdantsane yesterday Picture: STEPHANIE LLOYD

Gifts bring Christmas cheer to poor kids

More than 3000 children from impoverished communities around the Buffalo City Metro (BCM) were treated to early Christmas gifts yesterday,…


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