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WATCH | Lives threatened as ATM users are targeted

A Mafia-like scamming syndicate is threatening a major Eastern Cape retailer which is trying to combat wholesale crimes being committed at ATMs near its entrances. Tourists ...

Politics

Ramaphosa’s stimulus plan to grow economy

President Cyril Ramaphosa on Friday moved to provide strong government leadership in the recessionary environment to stimulate the economy and ...

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BREAKING | Environmental affairs minister Edna ...

Environmental affairs minister Edna Molewa has died. Molewa was hospitalised on September 8‚ and tourism minister Derek Hanekom has been acting in ...

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Stress drives up road rage

Forget the hijackings, smash-and-grabs, taxi violence and service delivery protests which have made driving on South African roads a nightmare – increasing acts of road rage incidents are an even bigger thorn in the side of many drivers.
Sport

Kaizer Chiefs earn third win in a row brushing ...

Kaizer Chiefs crowned a potentially turnaround week under new coach Giovanni Solinas with a third convincing Absa Premiership win in succession‚ sweeping aside AmaZulu 2-0 at FNB Stadium on Saturday evening.
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Three people killed in accident in Carletonville

Three people‚ one of whom was a pedestrian‚ were killed and three others injured in an accident on East Driefontein ...

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Tributes pour in for environmental affairs minister Edna Molewa

Tributes have been pouring in for environmental affairs minister Edna Molewa who died at the age of 61 on ...

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King William's Town accident claims two lives and injures 14

Two people were killed while 14 others were rushed to hospital following a multiple vehicle pile up on the busy ...

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Belville taxi rank closed after two commuters caught in crossfire

Belville taxi rank closed after two commuters caught in crossfire The Belville taxi rank has been closed after two ...

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Molewa did great work raising awareness about scourge of rhino poaching: DA

The DA paid tribute to the late environmental affairs minister Edna Molewa on Saturday‚ saying that during her tenure ...

Politics

Maimane launches campaign with attack on 'tsotsi' government

DA leader Mmusi Maimane lambasted the ANC on Saturday for making corruption “the new normal” and failing to punish its ...

Sport

Orlando Pirates have not chopped and changed‚ says coach Sredojevic

Orlando Pirates have not chopped and changed in their starting lineups as much as people have perceived‚ Bucs coach ...

Sport

Gavin Hunt how Wits’ goals have dried up

Bidvest Wits could have been “well away” at the top of the Premier Soccer League standings but failure to score in ...

City

Repaired aquarium is back

The East London Aquarium will finally reopen its doors to the public today after being closed for five months. The ...

News

Six killed in collision between coal truck and car

Six people‚ including a baby‚ were killed when a coal truck and a vehicle collided on the R546 Standerton road between ...

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Visits aim to ease anti-mining tensions

Mineral resources minister Gwede Mantashe will have his hands full this weekend as he tries to defuse growing ...

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Property appeals board accused of bully tactics

The Mthatha Ratepayers and Residents Association (MRRA) has accused members of an appeals board – set up by ...

Sport

Further blow for Boks for matches against Oz and NZ

Springbok coach Johan “Rassie” Erasmus has confirmed that powerhouse loose-forward Duane Vermeulen won’t be available ...

News

Arrest in Phoenix triple murder

A 45-year-old man believed to be the boyfriend of a Phoenix woman who was brutally killed together with her two ...

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Police seize guns, ammunition

Port Alfred police arrested two people on Thursday in connection with the discovery of unlicensed firearms and live ...

OPINION | Makhanda name carries weight of brave warrior

Heritage Month brings with it celebrations of our unique yet diverse inheritance from the past. The recent renaming of Grahamstown as Makhanda is a case in ...

OPINION | Present-day SA must reflect the spirit of Biko

More than 41 years ago a young man, who many accept must have been a prophet, was murdered in police custody. He was brutally tortured to the extent that his ...

OPINION | Black rugby coaches still sit at the back of the coaches box

Equality‚ or lack thereof‚ remains in the spotlight in the National Football League (NFL) in the United States. Of the 32 head coaches in the American ...

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A Mafia-like scamming syndicate is threatening a major Eastern Cape retailer which is trying to combat wholesale crimes being committed at ATMs near its entrances.

The great Eastern Cape supermarket ATM scam

A Mafia-like scamming syndicate is threatening a major Eastern Cape retailer which is trying to combat wholesale crimes being committed at ATMs near its entrances.

City News

Repaired aquarium is back

The East London Aquarium will finally reopen its doors to the public today after being closed for five months. The ...

Good result report spurs BCM to improve ...

Buffalo City Metro is on a new mission to achieve excellent financial performance and budget implementation results ...

R570k lost as thieves strip BCM community ...

Buffalo City Metro has lost more than R500,000 in damages and stolen property from several community halls due to lack ...

EL man to appear in court for drug ...

An East London man is expected to appear in court on Tuesday for possession of drugs. Police spokesperson Warrant ...

Dual carriageway, traffic circle underway

While the second phase of the Beacon Bay-Gonubie link road is expected to be completed by March next year, Pieter ...

Digital detour for SA vendors

Vegetable sellers in Mdantsane running their business off computers could soon be a reality. BCM business development ...

Fed-up residents clean the mess themselves

Beacon Bay residents on Monday took matters into their own hands and set about cleaning an illegal dumpsite along ...

BCM infrastructure takes shape

BCM officials conducted site visits to monitor service delivery projects in East London last week. According to a ...

BCM probes claim of councillor ...

Buffalo City Metro executive is investigating allegations of interference with procurement processes and undue ...

BCM shows progress in managing household ...

The Swedish Environmental Protection Agency’s search for a project manager to assist Buffalo City Metropolitan ...

Traders and taxi drivers battle in rain

With no shelter at the Ebuhlanti, also known as Tsholomnqa, Taxi Rank in East London, vendors are left with no option ...

BCM approves name changes

he Buffalo City Metro council recently approved name changes for at least three places, including the provincial police ...

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

This week's gig guide

SEPT 22 to 29 ON SATURDAY Visit the Hemingways Mall upper food court for the SABC high school career expo from 9am to ...

Dressing initiates to reflect culture

When Port Elizabeth-born internationally-renowned knitwear designer Laduma Ngxokolo decided to explore his unique ...

Miss SA to address the United Nations ...

After her own battle with TB in 2015‚ Miss SA Tamaryn Green has made it her mission to create awareness about the ...

NPO on recycling initiative drive

In an effort to become a self-sustainable non-profit organisation, Land of The Living have started a registered ...

East Londoners in for a good chuckle with ...

East London comedy lovers are in for a treat when Sir Golz Events presents the eMonti Heritage Comedy Night on ...

WATCH | Trevor Noah compares racism in SA ...

Trevor Noah has spoken out on the racial inequality in America‚ comparing it to the apartheid-era in SA and claimed ...

Boxing Mecca

Promoter shrugs off all negative talk

Zuko W Promotions boss Khwezi Booi has assured boxing followers in Queenstown that his October 7 tournament would go ...

Pundits see another fight of century as ...

Is it a coincidence that Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao happened to bump into each other in Japan where they ...

Mzi takes to the road back home

Yet another top boxer has defected from his club to join another just days before fighting for a national ...

Business

Ramaphosa's economic package to focus on ...

President Cyril Ramaphosa on Friday moved to provide strong government leadership in the recessionary environment to ...

BCM plan to save bus service accepted

Buffalo City Metro council has approved a new study plan to turn around the metro’s failed bus service that operated ...

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