No pupils would be left stranded today, Eastern Cape transport MEC Weziwe Tikana promised at a backto-school briefing at the Zwelitsha education headquarters yesterday.
Police were investigating a case of culpable homicide after two men died and eight others were seriously injured in an accident on Uitenhage Road between Kwadwesi and Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape police said yesterday.
BETHUSILE Mcinga’s Uzundithwale took the best gospel song award at Sunday’s SABC Crown Gospel Music Awards in Durban. The Willowvale-born singer also took the best newcomer award.
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.
A 16-year-old boy has been arrested for allegedly raping and murdering a two-year-old boy in Soweto on Sea, Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape police said this morning.
THREE people died in East London and one in Mthatha in a horror weekend on the province’s roads that also saw a taxi driver arrested after his blood alcohol level was found to be seven times above the legal limit.
The ANC in the Eastern Cape has admitted its rival, the Democratic Alliance, is making inroads into rural areas, the party’s historical stronghold.
RADICAL student organisation Sasco has made a far-reaching proposal to stop violence on campuses – a total ban on booze at all university campuses.