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Communities up in arms over ADM water crisis

Fed up public healthcare workers in Amathole district have threatened to not serve patients on Monday if the water supply in their areas is not restored.  This is as ...

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Couple gunned down in front of child while watching TV

A couple was gunned down in front of their child while watching television in East London’s CC Lloyd at the weekend. The latest shooting incident ...

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Eleven Eastern Cape initiates dead, scores admitted to hospitals

A total of 11 initiates have died in the Eastern Cape during this year’s winter traditional circumcision season. Six of the deaths were in the ...

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SIU to probe University of Fort Hare 'malfeasance' claims

The Special Investigating Unit has been directed by President Cyril Ramaphosa to probe corruption and ...

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Young activist passionate about the environment

The climate crisis is a human rights issue that can be resolved only by taking a collaborative approach, says ...

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Load-shedding suspended, but use electricity sparingly, says Eskom

The generation system is still vulnerable to breakdowns and load-shedding may be required.

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BIG OIL VS BIG HEARTS: the battle for South Africa's Wild Coast

A giant wave of protest is cresting as South Africans unite against Shell's plans to begin seismic exploration of the ...

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Mango Airlines' licences suspended

The suspension comes as Mango has not operated the licensed air services for an uninterrupted period exceeding 12 ...

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SIU probes 'corruption and maladministration' at Fort Hare University

The Special Investigation Unit (SIU) is investigating the awarding of honours degrees at Fort Hare University.

Sport

Mighty Boks thump All Blacks in absorbing Rugby Championship clash in Mbombela

The Springboks produced a monstrous performance to pile more woe on bitter rivals New Zealand during their absorbing ...

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Gun battles turn Eastern Cape into the new Wild West

  Recent gun battles have left a trail of bodies across the province as armed robbers targeting businesses clash ...

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Mthatha hospital unveils upgraded paediatric unit

Life St Mary’s Private Hospital in Mthatha this week unveiled a newly upgraded and state-of-the-art paediatric unit ...

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Construction vehicles draining BCM dry

Construction vehicles are sucking BCM dry as they continue to illegally harvest water from the municipality’s many ...

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Social media favourites to battle it out in the ring

Two social media sensations, Mafa Bavuma and Betusile Mcinga, will soon face each other in a real battle in the ...

Politics

Parallel ANCYL structures split on recalling of ADM leadership

  The ANC provincial executive committee’s decision to recall Amathole district municipality troika this week has ...

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The latest Covid-19 coronavirus coverage

The latest facts, news, figures and live tracking of Covid-19.

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BREAKING | Top East London businessman dies

Renowned East London businessman Vrij Harry has died after a short illness. Reliable sources said Harry, owner of ...

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Stellenbosch university expels student accused of sexual assault

Stellenbosch University has expelled a student found guilty of sexually assaulting a fellow student.

BEHIND THE NEWS | Banyana victory an inspiration for all

For the past two weeks,SA has been in a state of euphoria after the incredible feat achieved by the women’s national soccer team, Banyana Banyana. Even ...

Build a monument in Qunu to reignite memory of Madiba

Two prominent late leaders from two different continents, beloved by their citizens, are being celebrated this month.

OPINION | Children’s rights must not be forgotten in Mandela Month

Someone is missing from the month-long Mandela Day celebrations as ordinary people spend 67 minutes of their time in service to others in need. At first, I ...

Business

MTN Group in buyout talks with rival ...

The MTN Group is in buyout talks with smaller rival Telkom SA for a stock or cash-and-stock deal.

Digitisation, access and flexibility key ...

Companies should adapt their traditional business models to be more responsive to their client base, outlook shows

Wine farmers get a leg up as use of grape ...

Excess wine due to liquor sales bans during lockdowns can now go on the market

Global trade body warns of over-reliance ...

Unctad says the services sector can be an impetus for diversification, but policies have to be aligned

Rooibos industry pays R12.2m to ...

SA is a signatory to the Nagoya Protocol and thereby obliged to promote equitable sharing of benefits with traditional ...

SARB to declare crypto a financial ...

Boundaries between the crypto world and the traditional financial system will increasingly become blurred, posing ...

What you need to know when insuring your ...

SPONSORED | If a bakkie is primarily used for business purposes, it should be insured as such, says Ayabulela Xongo, ...

Africa

LIVE UPDATES | Restaurants, hairdressers ...

The number of confirmed Covid-19 cases in Gauteng is 13,023, with 3,716 recoveries and 87 deaths.

22,000 Edcon employees get retrenchment ...

SA's biggest non-food retailer Edcon has served 22,000 of its employees with notices of retrenchments as it blames ...

Lifestyle

YOUR MARRIAGE | Refrain from putting your ...

We’re probably all guilty of saying something unkind or thoughtless to our partners in front of others. But in the ...

East London-born media expert earns her ...

  Q: First, please could you tell me a bit more about yourself? What are some of your passions and interests? A: ...

Eastern Cape adventurer shares powerful ...

BARBARA HOLLANDS chats to East London’s own professional adventurer and international speaker Peter van Kets about his ...

DELORIS KOAN | Trying to find a sky ...

I was a surfing delinquent at school. In Queenstown, now Komani. I had a great English teacher in matric at Queens ...

Discover the joys of an intimate designer ...

Searching for ways to spend quality time with her husband while being a mother of three, managing her own business ...

Stern warning issued to Umzimvubu ‘land ...

Stay off municipal land or face eviction and even, possibly, arrest. That was the ominous warning sent to residents ...

World

Will Smith, in new video, says he is ...

Actor Will Smith said on Friday he was "deeply remorseful" at having slapped Chris Rock at the Academy Awards this year ...

Spain confirms first monkeypox-related ...

Spain reported on Friday its first monkeypox-related death, the Spanish Health Ministry said, in what is Europe's first ...

US doctor threatened with probe over ...

Indiana's attorney general said on Thursday he was investigating whether the Indiana physician who performed an ...

Film tells of Bosnian Muslims and Jews ...

In a traditional Muslim house in the old quarter of Sarajevo, a film has revived two different periods of war during ...

UK gives go-ahead for US extradition of ...

British interior minister Priti Patel on Friday approved the extradition of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange to the US ...

UK police briefly evacuate London’s ...

British police on Saturday briefly evacuated London's Trafalgar Square, close to where celebrations are to be held ...

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Boxing Mecca

‘Bongco medal win signals SA boxing ...

The SA amateur boxing structure (now open boxing) has described Simnikiwe Bongco's qualification into the medal stage ...

Mnguni makes SA history as she secures a ...

Phiwokuhle Mnguni has clinched Team SA’s first-ever women’s boxing medal at the Commonwealth Games.

World title-bound Cafu is new darling of ...

The failure of Nhlanhla Tyirha to sign a contract with the conglomerate of Xaba promotions has prompted them to elevate ...

Ring death of namesake convinces ...

Memories of the death of Simiso Buthelezi tormented his namesake Gideon Buthelezi so much while taking the count of ...

Shock as Eastern Cape loses Mandela ...

The Eastern Cape is set to lose one of the major boxing events in the provincial sporting calendar after organisers ...