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A thousand jobs are at risk

Stutterheim’s two biggest employers, Anca Foods and Boardman Brothers – with nearly a thousand workers between them – will have to close production if the town’s last ...

Business

Experience for entry-level state jobs no longer ...

From 2019, job seekers will no longer be required to have work experience for entry-level government jobs.

News

Woolies confirms cameras monitor fitting room ...

If you happen to spot a camera in the fitting rooms at Woolworths‚ don't be alarmed - they don't record you getting undressed in the cubicles. The ...

News

Supra slams Malema over claims he helped the EFF ...

Mahumapelo said in a statement that Malema's utterances were "cheap political propaganda" aimed at taking advantage of disagreements Mahumapelo has with the ANC national executive committee over the disbandment of the structure he led.
Politics

Ramaphosa's presidential bid funded by ...

President Cyril Ramaphosa has revealed that his campaign to oust Jacob Zuma at the ANC's conference in Nasrec last year was partly funded by a controversial government contractor who is also trading with his son, Andile. Ramaphosa made the ...
Sport

Tete to stick with top UK fight boss

Zolani Tete’s camp is insisting that the boxer has no intentions of cutting ties with top English boxing promoter ...

Sport

‘Money’s not an issue with us’‚ says Bafana coach Stuart Baxter

Bafana Bafana do not need financial incentives to motivate them to try to beat Nigeria in Saturday’s 2019 Africa Cup of ...

Politics

No sign of Christmas truce as more charges laid in DA v De Lille slugfest

The Germans and the British managed a Christmas truce on the Western Front in 1914 but it seems the war between the DA ...

School News

Calling all matrics: claim your fame and you could win R10,000

You’ve done the hard work – now it’s time to claim your matric fame

City

BCM’s new braais crumble within weeks

Questions are being raised over the quality and cost of new braai stands erected in an East London holiday spot on ...

News

Transnet funds used to guard public enterprises minister Gigaba: Treasury

An explosive Treasury report has revealed how Transnet provided security personnel to Malusi Gigaba‚ who was public ...

Politics

Explosive report derails Gigaba‚ Molefe‚ Singh‚ other Transnet execs

A report commissioned by the National Treasury has called for the Hawks to launch a corruption investigation into ...

News

Jacob Zuma files papers saying why he shouldn't face criminal charges

The National Prosecuting Authority has confirmed that lawyers for former president Jacob Zuma are “in the process of ...

News

IN FULL | The explosive Treasury report on Eskom‚ Transnet

National Treasury released its explosive final report on the investigation of various allegations at Eskom and ...

Politics

ANC top six want Lungisa out

The ANC top six official also want troubled Nelson Mandela Metro councillor Andile Lungisa to resign as a mayoral ...

News

Ouch! Twitter laughs off Duma Mnqobi’s platinum announcement

We are here to tell you that despite all the hate that has been thrown at Duma for his "alternative" sounding music‚ ...

News

Suspect dies as police stop Durban beachfront crime spree

The swift reaction of policemen halted a crime spree by a gang of four men‚ one of whom was shot and killed‚ on ...

News

Kukithi La house feud tears apart family: He used to be my uncle‚ not anymore

The fight for land and property can get really dirty‚ even pulling apart families and ruining businesses that provide ...

News

Graveyard rapist sentenced to life behind bars

A man who drove a woman to a graveyard and repeatedly raped her there has been handed a life sentence in ...

News

'I made an error.' Mentor backtracks on mid-air meeting with Hlongwane

Former ANC MP Vytjie Mentor has admitted that the man Duduzane Zuma allegedly introduced her to on a controversial ...

OPINION | Inherited institutions offer troubled future

Financial institutions play a critical role in economic development. By mobilising savings, they allocate funding to areas that can achieve high growth rates, ...

OPINION | Criticism of vice-chancellors’ pay demeaning

No, university vice-chancellors (VCs) are not being paid too much. Yet at least once a year VC compensation is flighted as a “scandal” in the media for ...

OPINION | Populists taking centre stage in politics

It has become clear that populism is on the rise worldwide. With presidents like Donald Trump able to whip up their followers with anything from modified ...

City News

BCM’s new braais crumble within weeks

Questions are being raised over the quality and cost of new braai stands erected in an East London holiday spot on ...

WATCH | DA councillors walk out of ...

Disgruntled Buffalo City Metro DA councillors walked out of a special council meeting on Wednesday amid a discussion ...

BCM municipal services deliver dismal 29% ...

The troubled Buffalo City Metro department of municipal services has come under fire for poor performance after ...

R13m Esplanade repair work completed on ...

Repairs along the East London beachfront are nearing completion after massive waves in August 2017 caused havoc along ...

WARNING | Mdantsane water interruptions

Mdantsane residents have been warned of water interruptions which are scheduled to take place on Wednesday.

BCM embarks on water, electricity support ...

Buffalo City Metro residents who can't afford to buy electricity can register for the municipality’s indigent support ...

Warning | Summerpride power outage

The electricity supply will be interrupted to consumers supplied by Buffalo City Metro in Summerpride on Tuesday from ...

2 Eastern Cape women killed in separate ...

Two Eastern Cape women were killed in separate attacks over the weekend. According to police spokesperson Captain ...

Call to help Duncan Village fire victims

Buffalo City Metro, in partnership with the Al-Imdaad Foundation, has responded to the Duncan Village fire disaster by ...

Row over Xaba Promotions' R3.4m boxing ...

A storm has erupted between Buffalo City Metro manager Andile Sihlahla and his head of legal services Lulama Zenzile ...

Residents will not budge from RDP houses

Residents who illegally occupied RDP houses under construction in Buffalo Flats area have vowed to permanently occupy ...

Wheel stealers on a roll

Thieves with a taste for biscuit wheels are on the loose in Dorchester Heights. The recent spate of car tyres being ...

State Capture Inquiry

Hawks express ‘serious concern’ over ...

Hawks head‚ Lieutenant-General Godfrey Lebeya‚ has expressed “serious concern” over allegations that a senior ...

Court slams state‚ but refuses to throw ...

The National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) has won a crucial victory in its “State Capture” prosecution campaign – with ...

#StateCapture: Treasury official to take ...

Acting chief procurement officer Willie Mathebula is expected to appear before the Zondo commission of inquiry as the ...

Whistleblower names top Zuma aide as ...

Jacob Zuma’s former trusted and powerful adviser Lakela Kaunda is being accused of facilitating a meeting between ...

Zuma wants to ‘meaningfully participate’ ...

Lawyers for former president Jacob Zuma say he wants to “make a meaningful participation” in the State Capture Inquiry ...

Sport

Lifestyle

Historic Grand Prix cars rev for festival

It is gearing up to be a grand month for the East London Grand Prix track as it prepares to host the South African ...

Ag please, daddy, take us to Vincent Park ...

Vincent Park’s old-school drive-in is back this weekend offering a taste of nostalgia for some and a brand new and ...

East London braces for Motsepe concert

Hundreds of locals and visitors will be flocking to the East London beachfront on Saturday for the Motsepe Foundation’s ...

Butterworth DJ has high hopes for new ...

After five years in the music industry, Butterworth-born DJ Benzo believes his debut single Mzimba Wonke is the ...

Black Coffee stirring up excitement in EL

All roads lead to the Buffalo Park Cricket Stadium in East London on Friday, with thousands of fans expected to fill ...

Owning a home just isn't important to a ...

Owning a home is not high on a millennial's priority list. Momentum Corporate's latest research has found that only ...

Boxing Mecca

Mbenge’s all in line to hit pay dirt

The boxing talent coming through the welterweight division has made promoters jostle for top opponents for their ...

Fuzile set for his Russian roulette

After setting the tongues wagging with a sensational fourth round knockout of former IBF world champion Malcolm ...

Verbal punches raise heat for battle ahead

The fight has no date or venue as yet, but already the boxers have begun throwing barbs at each other. Filipino ...

Business

Experience for entry-level state jobs no ...

From 2019, job seekers will no longer be required to have work experience for entry-level government jobs.

EXPLAINED | How Discovery’s new bank will ...

The Discovery Bank‚ which is due to launch in March 2019‚ will be a completely digital “behavioural bank” and the ...

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