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WATCH | Beatings galore in ‘cult hellhole’

At least 15 former Endumisweni Faith Mission congregants in Mdantsane have described the church as a “hellhole” where leaders arrange marriages and assault those who “bring ...

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How Bosasa paid for ANC rallies, Zuma's birthday ...

Former Bosasa executive Angelo Agrizzi has detailed how the company allegedly footed the bill for ANC rallies in Gauteng – at the insistence of ...

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Why are so many Eastern Cape schoolgirls falling ...

Number of gymslip mothers rose by more than 9,000, says a department of basic education survey

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Angel Ministry members 'admitted to being present ...

Five of the 12 members from the notorious Angels Ministry Church in Ngcobo had admitted to being present during the robbery of diesel at a bus depot at the rural town in 2017.
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WATCH | Teacher brings cheer on day dubbed most ...

While January 21 is considered to be the most depressing day of the year, a video of a teacher from Paarl Boys Primary School cheering her learners by greeting them with high-fives and hugs has gone viral for all the right reasons. 
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WSU’s engineering graduate tells of struggle to find a job

Bandile Nqindi has spent the past six months in a desperate search for an internship or job using his national diploma ...

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Not all franchises cost millions of rands

Getting into top franchises costs millions, but there are excellent opportunities further down the affordability ...

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WATCH | Eastern Cape 5-day weather forecast

Here is your detailed five day weather forecast for some cities in the Eastern Cape. 

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Bhisho boss linked to tender scandal

An Eastern Cape head of department has been named in a damning report on allegations of unfair labour practices, abuse ...

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Russia to sue Facebook, Twitter over citizen's data

Russia's communication watchdog said on Monday it was opening administrative proceedings against Twitter and Facebook ...

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Competition Tribunal slaps Computicket with R20m penalty

The Competition Tribunal has found that Computicket abused its dominance and has ordered the local ticketing giant to ...

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EFF protests after girl denied access to school over hair

EFF members are protesting outside the Kings College in Mdantsane after an eight-year-old girl was denied entry to ...

Lifestyle

'I still want to live‚' says Vusi Nova after health scare

Vusi Nova was forced to press the pause button on his busy schedule after a panic attack landed him in hospital over ...

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'Baby Daniel' murder: court to hear how his siblings were affected

The case against a mother and her then boyfriend convicted of the abuse that led to the death of her three-year-old son ...

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Don't write off the Kings

Smith paid tribute to the resilience of the Kings after his team escaped with a last-gasp 24-17 win in Port Elizabeth ...

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Pacquiao still has it at 40

Pacquiao easily won with an impressive display of superior hand speed and destructive power that landed him a ...

Politics

DA refuses to take billboard down

The DA’s billboard “The ANC is killing us”, will not be taken down, party leader Mmusi Maimane said on Sunday.

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WATCH | Primary School teacher goes the extra mile with a new 'Good morning class' ...

Miss Zuleka, a teacher at Paarl Boys’ Primary School, has gone the extra mile to make her class feel special.

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Private sector drops in to fix water crisis

Organisation Undoing Tax Abuse and Water Shortage SA announce plans for an independent regulator

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WATCH | ‘My forefathers will kill me if I help a white man’

Video footage of a white man being chastised while begging for food is going viral on social media.

OPINION | Dear parents‚ keep maintenance fights off social media... for your kids' sake

The scathing words you exchange on these streets will live forever - remember that!

OPINION | Depressing week for world, for Africa, SA

What a thoroughly depressing week. For those of you who are old enough to remember a time when being able to say “superior logic” didn’t mean you were ...

OPINION | Bosasa ‘monopoly money’ does not bode well for ANC

The ANC’s election campaign just took a harrowing turn for the worse.

City News

BCM chair fears threats on her life are ...

Buffalo City Metro municipal public accounts committee chair Zameka Kodwa-Gajula fears for her life amid “threats” from ...

Constant cable theft ‘ignored’

Fed-up with rampant electricity cable theft in his neighbourhood, an East London man has drawn a line in the sand and ...

BCM’s cleanup gathers steam

The Buffalo City Metro cleaning initiative that has kept the East London Settlers Way and and the beachfront clean, has ...

Blaze at ‘illegal’ tip sparks fury

Arson is believed to be behind two massive fires on the controversial and allegedly illegal municipal refuse tip in ...

"Illegal" BCM tip erupts into a blaze

The illegal BCM tip in Beacon Bay went up in flames on Monday. Flames leapt metres into the sky and a pall of grey and ...

Burning tip: threat to homes

Fish Eagle Crescent residents fear for their safety as a fire continues to smoulder at a municipal refuse site, a ...

Meter theft sees tons of water lost

Thousands of litres of municipal drinking water – enough to fill five swimming pools – flooded Selborne in East London ...

Living with trash stench intolerable

For two years, an illegal pile of trash outside an elderly Buffalo City Metro resident’s home has been so bad that it ...

Rubbish causes stink outside East London ...

Two weeks after the strike by Buffalo City Metro workers came to an end, the stench of large piles of uncollected ...

Patchy cleanup of strike rubbish annoys ...

Despite the end to the violent and expensive three-week Samwu strike last week Friday, some residents still face mounds ...

Electronic waste recycling grows in East ...

While getting the actual garbage collected from homes and suburbs has been uppermost in most Buffalo City Metro ...

Libraries closed for Christmas

Bookworms can cross “going to the library” off their holiday to-do list as Buffalo City Metro began to close the ...

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'R8-million stolen from Living Legends ...

Letta Mbulu‚ veteran singer and chairperson of government's Living Legends Legacy Programme (LLLP)‚ told journalists ...

'I still want to live‚' says Vusi Nova ...

Vusi Nova was forced to press the pause button on his busy schedule after a panic attack landed him in hospital over ...

Performance purse empty

Some artists and companies are still waiting to be paid for their services at the Eastern Cape Entertainment Star ...

Audi steps it up with fresh innovations

Abu Dhabi is the home of oil and gas, a shiny city reliant on the income from fossil fuels and which is making token ...

Living in style at 45

Situated on the coast between Gonubie and Chintsa East is Waterside Country Village, an over 45’s estate which adds a ...

WATCH | ‘Suzelle’ to visit East London

For East Londoners wanting to learn how to “shake up your make up” or make the perfect “Braai pie” like South African ...

Business

Not all franchises cost millions of rands

Getting into top franchises costs millions, but there are excellent opportunities further down the affordability ...

Private sector drops in to fix water ...

Organisation Undoing Tax Abuse and Water Shortage SA announce plans for an independent regulator

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