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Anton Nina

EL-born dentist gets top honours in UK

East London-born dentist Dr Anton Nina and his team have recently been voted as the best dental team in the United Kingdom.


Buyel’Ekhaya set to be a big draw

The Buyel’Ekhaya, which draws thousands of music lovers each year, will again bring some of the best acts to East London this weekend.


Countdown to New Year fest

Partygoers will ring in the New Year with some of the biggest names in South African music when East London hosts the first Countdown Music Festival.

Arçelik Group CEO Levent Çakiroglu, Buffalo City deputy mayor Temba Tinta, trade and industry minister Dr Rob Davies, and Defy CEO Hakan Kozan. Arcelik Group which acquired Defy electronics in 2011 launched a facility to produce its first side-by-side fridges in East London after a R500-million investment since the acquisition. Picture: STEPHANIE LLOYD

Defy is brought back from brink

A Turkish investment of R500-million has brought Defy East London back from the brink of closure. 

ART LESSON: East London artist Bernard Barry, who created this mosaic mural at Guido's in Vincent, said East London artist should not have been snubbed in favour of a Cape Town mosaic company to produce five mosaic plaques for the German Settler Monument at Heroes Park on the beachfront. PICTURE ALAN EASON

City artists angered at snub

EAST London artists were left seething after a commission to create mosaic plaques for the German Settlers Monument on the beachfront was awarded to a Cape Town company.


Festive fun comes early for revellers

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.


Furore over schoolboy rape claims

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, according Pam Golding’s East London principal.picture: STEPHANIE LLOYD

Student digs in high demand

A SHORTAGE of student accommodation is fuelling a property boom in some of East London’s suburbs close to the central business district.

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