NOT even an electricity blackout could dampen the spirits of the estimated 16000 revellers who attended business tycoon Patrice Motsepe’s Christmas party on Saturday in East London.
AN EAST London primary school pupil accused of sodomising seven little boys and a girl has been taken to a place of safety as parents of his victims accused the school of handling the matter insensitively.
A SHORTAGE of student accommodation is fuelling a property boom in some of East London’s suburbs close to the central business district.
THE SABC is giving aspiring screen writers and producers from the East London area the opportunity to learn more about the new programmes it hopes to feature next year at their Request For Proposals (RFP) Roadshow at the Miriam Makeba Centre for Performing Arts tomorrow.
THE provincial ANC youth league elective congress is expected to be highly contested as delegates from around the province converged on East London yesterday.
Despite a flurry of objections from residents and the East London Golf Club, BCM has approved the rezoning of a former bird park on John Bailie Road from private open space to residential land, upon which a 34-unit apartment block is set to be built.
A 70-year-old man died this morning when a shack he was sleeping in caught fire in Ducats North, outside Beacon Bay.
A 10-year-old Scenery Park boy stumbled upon a live practice grenade while playing with a group of friends in a stream today.