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Court rules against CA involved in tender row

The bedroom and the boardroom collided horribly for an Eastern Cape chartered accountant who was caught on tape trying to cheat the Eastern Cape Development Corporation’s ...

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IN FULL | ECDC board member and official caught ...

Eastern Cape chartered accountant, Pamela Bosman, was caught on tape trying to cheat the Eastern Cape Development Corporation’s (ECDC) procurement ...

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Woman removed from flight after allegedly calling ...

An “unsavoury passenger” was removed from a Kulula flight on Friday evening after allegedly calling the captain the K-word.
Sport

Blackpool, Madibaz struggle in play-offs

Blackpool from Sweetwaters and Madibaz from Port Elizabeth are out of the running to gain promotion to the ABC Motsepe League after losing both games they have played at the SAB League Play-offs at the Army Base in Grahamstown.
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Mark Kingon reappointed as acting SARS head

Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene on Sunday reappointed Mark Kingon as the acting commissioner of the South African ...

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Woman sought for allegedly kidnapping two-month-old baby

Western Cape police are searching for a woman who allegedly disappeared with her friend’s two-month-old baby girl from ...

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Load shedding likely on Sunday from 5-9pm: Eskom

Eskom will likely implement stage one load shedding on Sunday from 5-9pm while the full recovery of its power system ...

Sport

Beast Mtawarira receives surprise call from president Cyril Ramaphosa on emotional week

Tendai "Beast" Mtawarira has revealed how SA president Cyril Ramaphosa phoned him to celebrate his 100th cap ahead of ...

Lifestyle

Every day is a fight to survive

Zukisa Ngxishe, who has been disabled from birth, fends for himself in a small shack in Chicken Farm far away from his ...

City

Car seat gifts give Frere moms a lift

Ten new mothers at Frere Hospital received free car seats for their children, courtesy of the Road Accident Fund.

City

MEC gives Facebook a chance

In a bid to make herself more accessible to the Eastern Cape public, newly appointed Health MEC Helen Sauls-August has ...

City

EL zoo firmly back on track

The infamous East London Zoo, which has in the past received harsh criticism from animal lovers over the treatment and ...

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Roads in EC among most hazardous

Eastern Cape roads, particularly sections of the N2 and R61, feature prominently on Arrive Alive’s most dangerous roads ...

Sport

Good start for Safa-BCM soccer outfit

East London's Birmingham City FC got their SAB League promotional play-offs campaign to good start when they beat ...

Politics

DA leader celebrates youth day in the province

The Democratic Alliance today celebrated youth day  at the University of Fort Hare's Alice campus .Party leader Mmusi ...

Politics

Mbete slams claims on Twitter about her business interests as ‘baseless and defamatory’

The Speaker of the National Assembly‚ Baleka Mbete‚ says she has noted with dismay the dissemination of false‚ ...

Politics

Unemployment among young people a ‘ticking time bomb’: Mmusi Maimane

Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane on Saturday referred to the high rate of unemployment among young South ...

City

Builder comes to residents’ rescue

A good Samaritan has offered to build Tsaba Village residents in Tsholomnqa a community hall.

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Criminals will be hunted down and face full might of law - police minister‚ commissioner ...

Police minister Bheki Cele and national police commissioner General Khehla John Sitole have reiterated their warning ...

OPINION | Political noise of ‘us and them’ at full blast

So this is where we are now: the political noise is at full blast, the whites say the blacks are revolting and incapable while the blacks say the whites are ...

Cash reward for arrest of OR Tambo taxi violence suspects

Eastern Cape police are offering a reward of cash to anyone who provides information that will lead to the arrest of four taxi owners including Uncedo Taxi ...

Gardeners fresh produce a big hit at ‘green’ market

Horse groomsman turned gardener Ferai Sekai, who propagates plants at his Nompumelelo farm, was at the Gardeners’ Market at Kim’s Corner in Quigney doing brisk ...

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Dozens of service delivery protesters were wounded and some rushed to hospital after police shot them with rubber bullets and teargas during the second day of violent clashes today.

Many hurt in service delivery protest

Dozens of service delivery protesters were wounded and some rushed to hospital after police shot them with rubber bullets and teargas during the second day of violent clashes today.

City News

Car seat gifts give Frere moms a lift

Ten new mothers at Frere Hospital received free car seats for their children, courtesy of the Road Accident Fund.

MEC gives Facebook a chance

In a bid to make herself more accessible to the Eastern Cape public, newly appointed Health MEC Helen Sauls-August has ...

EL zoo firmly back on track

The infamous East London Zoo, which has in the past received harsh criticism from animal lovers over the treatment and ...

Builder comes to residents’ rescue

A good Samaritan has offered to build Tsaba Village residents in Tsholomnqa a community hall.

WATCH | Egoli protests erupt in chaos

Nine people were injured during the Egoli service delivery protests outside East London.

WATCH | Inside the dark‚ dank home where ...

Pink lace panties lay draped over a child’s colouring book stands as a jarring juxtaposition in a dank room where a ...

Electrical fault blamed for sewage spill ...

Wireless data failure, caused by an electrical fault, has been blamed for a sewage spill into the sea at popular Black ...

WATCH | Strike threat over pay hike at ...

Eskom employees have threatened to go on a full-blown strike should their salary demands not be met by their employers.

BCM’s R56m fleet arrives

Service delivery in Buffalo City Metro was given a rev with the purchase of a fleet of vehicles valued at R56-million, ...

Drivers dump their rubbish

The traffic circle at the intersection of Swift Crescent and Beaconhurst Drive, which was originally expected to be ...

Ward 8 residents face uphill battle

Buffalo City Metro’s ward eight remains one of the most troubled areas, where thousands of residents still battle to ...

Volunteers brave cold weather to rid East ...

Armed with refuse bags, more than 30 volunteers braved the chilly weather in East London yesterday and cleaned up the ...

Sport

Blackpool, Madibaz struggle in play-offs

Blackpool from Sweetwaters and Madibaz from Port Elizabeth are out of the running to gain promotion to the ABC Motsepe ...

Beast Mtawarira receives surprise call ...

Tendai "Beast" Mtawarira has revealed how SA president Cyril Ramaphosa phoned him to celebrate his 100th cap ahead of ...

Amavarara starts their promotional ...

SAB League play-offs regulars Amavarara FC got their promotional campaign off to a bad start when they played to a ...

Good start for Safa-BCM soccer outfit

East London's Birmingham City FC got their SAB League promotional play-offs campaign to good start when they beat ...

Former rugby Springbok Syd Nomis dies

Former Springbok rugby winger Syd Nomis has died at the age of 76‚ SA Rugby said on Saturday.

News

R225-million for this...

Nine years after the department of roads and public works paid over R200-million to construct a 25km stretch of road ...

Gardeners fresh produce a big hit at ...

Horse groomsman turned gardener Ferai Sekai, who propagates plants at his Nompumelelo farm, was at the Gardeners’ ...

Cash reward for arrest of OR Tambo taxi ...

Eastern Cape police are offering a reward of cash to anyone who provides information that will lead to the arrest of ...

OPINION | Political noise of ‘us and ...

So this is where we are now: the political noise is at full blast, the whites say the blacks are revolting and ...

Poor display costs the Bulldogs dearly

A poor performance from the Border Bulldogs in front of a passionate home crowd saw them close out their 2018 ...

Woman removed from flight after allegedly ...

An “unsavoury passenger” was removed from a Kulula flight on Friday evening after allegedly calling the captain the ...

Mark Kingon reappointed as acting SARS ...

Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene on Sunday reappointed Mark Kingon as the acting commissioner of the South African ...

Lifestyle

Every day is a fight to survive

Zukisa Ngxishe, who has been disabled from birth, fends for himself in a small shack in Chicken Farm far away from his ...

Celebrating renewed positive energy

When gallery owner and potter Louise Pietrucci returned home from a month in the UK earlier this year, she felt a ...

OPINION | Giving Robbie Malinga Jnr a ...

It's been just under a month since I got a text message from a close friend‚ the message in all caps read: "GO LOOK AT ...

Vena album scores two nominations for ...

King William’s Town gospel singer Zipho Vena’s debut album Unrestricted Night of Worship has received two nods at this ...

Here's why AKA decided to spill the tea ...

AKA has had the internet in a mess for much of the last two weeks after releasing a track that referenced some of his ...

Suspect held after spate of burglaries

A 25-year-old male suspected to be a notorious burglar behind a spate of burglaries in the East London suburbs of ...

Boxing Mecca

Stakes high in battle for supremacy

Thembelani  Nxoshe takes on nemesis Nhlanhla Ngamntwini in defence of his SA flyweight title at Orient Theatre on ...

BOXING MECCA | Mbenge will use fists for ...

Mdantsane puncher Thulani Mbenge has vowed to bring home the world IBO welterweight crown to his township.

'I'm the toughest f...ing guy around ...

Local boxing’s bad boy Thomas Oosthuizen‚ sporting a fresh scar above his right eye‚ trumpeted his return to Rodney ...

Gypsy King’s return sets tongues wagging

There is a saying that there is boxing and then there is heavyweight boxing. This cannot hold truer than the attention ...

Fury all set to rekindle his passion for ...

Troubled former world heavyweight champion Tyson Fury equated boxing to a marriage and that after a rocky period he is ...

Business

Six Eskom power plants affected by labour ...

Electricity production has been hit by Thursday's protest action against a wage freeze imposed by Eskom management‚ a ...

Power back on in Komani

After two days of total darkness, power was finally restored in Komani on Thursday morning.

World News

Clashes halt oil loadings at major Libyan ...

The major Libyan oil ports of Ras Lanuf and Es Sider were closed and evacuated on Thursday due to attacks by armed ...

Facebook news use declining, WhatsApp ...

News consumption is increasingly shifting from social media like Facebook to messaging applications like WhatsApp, ...

Body of missing UK botanist Rachel ...

The body of 63-year-old British botanist Rachel Saunders‚ who had been missing since February‚ has been found‚ the ...

ICC court launches fund for C.Africa ...

The International Criminal Court (ICC) has launched a one-million-euro ($1.18-million) fund for victims of a militia ...

Rohingya refugees land in Myanmar as ...

Scores of Rohingya refugees leaving Bangladeshi camps by boat have accidentally returned to the crisis-hit area of ...

IS kills 45 pro-regime fighters in east ...

An offensive by the Islamic State jihadist group in eastern Syria has left at least 45 pro-regime fighters dead, a ...

Germany asks Trump envoy to clarify ...

Germany has asked the new US ambassador in Berlin, outspoken Trump loyalist Richard Grenell, to clarify his reported ...

Jordan’s PM submits resignation after ...

Jordan’s Prime Minister Hani Mulki submitted his resignation to King Abdullah on Monday, an official source said, to ...

China vows to protect its interests from ...

China lashed out on Wednesday at renewed threats from the White House on trade, warning that it was ready to fight back ...

French police clear out Paris migrants ...

Police cleared an illegal refugee camp in Paris on Wednesday, in the French government’s latest attempt to deal with a ...

Hope and despair: key moments in hunt for ...

The disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370, and the enormous hunt that followed, has captured global attention ...

Morgan Freeman apologises amidst sexual ...

In the wake of sexual harassment allegations leveled against him‚ US actor Morgan Freeman has issued an apology for ...

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