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Abusive wife ‘should’ve gone to jail’

The husband of an ANC councillor is unhappy that his abusive wife escaped direct jail time after she opted to pay a R1,000 fine instead of spending ...

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Court battle over axing of Bay’s legal firm

Gray Moodliar, a firm of attorneys that has investigated some of Nelson Mandela Bay’s most sensitive corruption cases, has launched an urgent court ...

Politics

WATCH | Majodina criticizes ANCYL in province

Newly appointed ANC chief whip Pemmy Majodina is unhappy with the state of the ANC Youth League in the Eastern Cape.
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EFF MP’s ‘stingy’ PE men tweet goes viral

Port Elizabeth men sponge off their girlfriends and should be treated with caution, according to some women on Twitter.
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IFP welcomes decision allowing dagga compound to be available without prescription

The IFP on Friday welcomed health minister Aaron Motsoaledi’s decision to exclude certain preparations containing ...

Sport

Border to wade in Shark waters

The Border Bulldogs head into their second tough away match in a row short on form and struggling for consistency as ...

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Hermione Cronje's prosecutors will target corruption big fish, not foot soldiers

The investigative directorate in the office of the NDPP will  focus on those who have systematically and actively ...

Politics

What Ramaphosa is expected to say in his inaugural speech

President Cyril Ramaphosa will set the tone for his new administration tomorrow when he delivers his inaugural speech ...

Politics

Mabuza in high-stakes bid to clear his name

Deputy president is in a race against time to be sworn into parliament by this weekend

Multimedia

WATCH | Eastern Cape 5-day weather forecast

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

Business

BREAKING NEWS: Old Mutual suspends CEO Peter Moyo over ‘breakdown in trust’

The company has decided that ‘there has been a material breakdown in trust and confidence between him and the board’

News

Outrage at rant over old SA flag and ANC

Posting the old SA flag and making disparaging comments about ANC voters have elicited online outrage against Komani ...

Politics

Pemmy not fazed by EFF

Newly appointed ANC chief whip Pemmy Majodina arrived back from Cape Town Thursday saying the only way to deal with ...

Politics

Dali Mpofu slams ‘fools’ who mock EFF’s new MP Ringo Madlingozi

Mpofu said those mocking Madlingozi “can’t grasp the roles” of musicians.

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Man arrested for allegedly raping 7-year-old girl

A man is expected to appear in the Calvinia Magistrate's Court on Friday after he allegedly raped a seven-year-old ...

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Helen Zille tweets her way into hot water, again and again and again and again

Western Cape Premier Helen Zille’s controversial comments on Twitter continue to make headlines.

News

Pupils taken to hospital with stomach pains

A total of  28 learners from an Atteridgeville high school in Pretoria were admitted to hospital on Thursday after ...

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Police called in, students warned as Unisa May/June exam papers leaked

The University of South Africa (Unisa) confirmed on Thursday that examination question papers scheduled to be written ...

OPINION | PIC equities head needs balancing act

The head of listed equities at the Public Investment Corp (PIC) has a nice problem on his hands. Next week he will make the final decision on whether to allow ...

OPINION | Pandor for DP – Cyril’s first choice – or NDZ?

The exit of David Mabuza from the parliamentary stage, whether permanent or not, has thrown open the contest for the deputy presidency.

OPINION | Retaining young talent must be a priority

When my son and his family decided to leave South Africa for a teaching assignment in New Zealand, I had mixed feelings.

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Eastern Cape Public Works staffers paid tribute to outgoing MEC Pemmy Majodina

Grand sendoff for outgoing MEC Pemmy Majodina

Eastern Cape Public Works staffers paid tribute to outgoing MEC Pemmy Majodina. Video SUPPLIED

City News

R500k needed for repairs as hall ...

The vandalised NU10 community hall in Mdantsane will cost Buffalo City Metro (BCM) up to R500,000 in repairs after the ...

BCM has least murders but most sexual ...

Of all nine metros in South Africa, Buffalo City has shown the longest and most sustained decrease in its murder rate.

No respect for city’s cemeteries

East Londoners are too scared to visit city cemeteries to pay respect to their loved ones’ graves. That’s the shocking ...

Two more Bonza Bay beach knife muggings

Pristine Bonza Bay beach, one of East London’s mugging hot spots, claimed yet more victims this week when two women ...

Site of beauty falling into shoddy state

Buffalo Pass should be one of the shining lights of East London, but continues to be a site of some of the city’s most ...

Money-for-garbage a hit in EL

The first Eastern Cape-based Packa-Ching mobile buyback centre was launched at the Khaya Youth Community Development ...

DA in a froth as BCM shrugs off motion on ...

An animal rights motion criticising the East London zoo vanished from council on Wednesday in a move that angered DA ...

‘No swimming’ at Quenera due to sewage ...

East London residents, including the thousands of children who are enjoying school holidays, have been warned against ...

WATCH | Public toilets at beaches in ...

While scores of people are expected to flock to East London beaches during the school holidays, the appalling state of ...

Wildlife filmmaker Varty joins protest to ...

World-renowned South African conservationist and wildlife filmmaker John Varty is adding his voice – and those of his ...

Beach facilities fall apart

Just months after Buffalo City Municipality spruced up the city’s beaches for holidaymakers, complaints are circulating ...

BCM in court over city centre barriers

Two property companies have resorted to court in a bid to force Buffalo City Municipality to remove cement barriers ...

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Rural school Lujilo voted most inspiring

The seventh annual Inspiration Awards saw a hall filled with hope, happiness and one truly inspirational organisation ...

Mo Flava defends himself from backlash ...

"She got called out because those were her words not mine"

Honda is recalling 137,000 SUVs over ...

Metal burrs on the interior surface of the steering wheel may result in damage that could lead to a short circuit and ...

REVIEW | The 2019 Porsche Macan is an ...

This year's offering is a competent and relatively affordable SUV

REVIEW | The 2019 Mercedes-Benz X350d ...

Merc's Navara in mascara just doesn't seem worth the money

EL actor De Villiers scoops prestigious ...

Another accolade was heaped upon East London actor Ryan de Villiers at the Joburg Theatre on Monday night, when he won ...

Business

WATCH | A woman taking selfies on a Sea ...

A 23-year-old Blue Downs woman is considering suing the police after being arrested while sitting on a bench in Sea ...

BREAKING NEWS: Old Mutual suspends CEO ...

The company has decided that ‘there has been a material breakdown in trust and confidence between him and the board’

Comair 'put measures in place' to avoid ...

Comair, which operates British Airways (BA) in SA and low-cost carrier Kulula, says it is putting measures in place to ...

Tiger Brands plans to fight against ...

The plaintiffs’ claims for damages are being made under the Consumer Protection Act, claims in delict, and claims for ...

Rand improves past R14/$ despite mounting ...

The local currency has firmed to its best level against the dollar in two-months, although a series of risk-events on ...

JSE summoned to PIC inquiry following ...

The commission wants answers as to why Sagarmatha Technologies was not listed in 2018

Jobs of white-collar workers under threat ...

The disruptive impact of the technological age has shifted focus from slashing jobs in the blue-collar, repetitive-job ...

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