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Lotto millions never reach the beneficiaries

A National Lottery Commission financial record has shown how R1.2-million went towards building a creche in East London last year – but the problem is that the centre never ...

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Premier faces youth issues

Reviving factories, prioritising rural development, supporting small businesses, creating opportunities in the ocean economy and opening a state ...

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Butterworth without water – three weeks on

Parts of Butterworth and surrounding areas are still without water after a pipe burst a reservoir three weeks ago.

Opinion

OPINION | Facing up to riot police in church with ...

Extract from Chapter 19 ‘Ministry with a whiff of teargas’ Early in November 1988 a man with a heavy Afrikaans accent phoned in a chilling threat to my secretary: “Tell your boss Peter Storey ‘I’m watching you, your time has come. Some of your ...
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Police tracing operation nets 22 wanted suspects

Twenty-two wanted suspects are behind bars and due to appear in the Athlone Magistrate’s Court after being arrested in a police tracing operation in Hanover Park‚ Cape Town. The suspects‚ who were arrested on Thursday morning‚ were being sought for ...
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Durban bank held up by robbers posing as security guards

Four armed men‚ posing as private security guards‚ robbed a bank outside Durban on Saturday. It is understood that the ...

Sport

Big month for rookie batsman

It is set to be a big month for up-and-coming Warriors batting talent Sinethemba Qeshile as he prepares to represent ...

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Over 2‚000 schools without toilets‚ says Equal Education

Organisation marks ten years of struggle“A perfect school for me … doesn’t have to be a fancy building‚ just a ...

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

News

Come clean on your Bosasa money‚ Mr President – Mmusi Maimane

DA leader Mmusi Maimane says President Cyril Ramaphosa needs to say exactly how much money he received from Bosasa and ...

Sport

EL champ sets new goal

After winning the modified class race at the Inflatable Powerboat World Championships held in France last month, Chad ...

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‘Wanting revenge is one thing‚ getting it another‚’ Baxter warns Nigeria

In about the closest he has come to war talk in the build-up to Saturday’s key Africa Cup of Nations qualifier at FNB ...

Sport

Stage is set to honour metro’s top sport stars

It’s all systems go for the first annual Buffalo City Metro Sports Awards set to be staged a Buffalo Park Stadium on ...

Entertainment

This week's Gig Guide

TODAY ● Catch the 31st Gonubie 21km coastal challenge from 6am starting at the Gonubie Sports Club. Entries can be ...

Motoring

Simply electrifying car

Mercedes-Benz SA recently introduced their newest concept vehicle under their EQ electric car division – the EQA – a ...

Lifestyle

Farm with a royal link

It’s a home fit for royalty – literally. On a visit to SA back in 1947, the British royal family – comprising of King ...

Opinion

OPINION | Between the chains :People must have their say

The past decade of politics in SA shows that very few politicians can be trusted to look after the people’s best ...

Sport

‘I can’t be hard on them because we lost 6-0‚’ says Bantwana coach

South Africa Under-17 women’s national team coach Simphiwe Dludlu admitted that they lost to a better side after they ...

Lifestyle

The Velvet to close its doors

The Velvet Jazz Lounge, currently situated in the East London Harbour’s Latimer’s Landing building, will not be ...

News

March for the release of Dalindyebo

With a quarter of his 12-year prison sentence to be completed next month, calls to release jailed AbaThembu King ...

OPINION | Between the chains :People must have their say

The past decade of politics in SA shows that very few politicians can be trusted to look after the people’s best interests. This is not unique to SA. ...

OPINION | Facing up to riot police in church with a prayer

Extract from Chapter 19 ‘Ministry with a whiff of teargas’ Early in November 1988 a man with a heavy Afrikaans accent phoned in a chilling threat to my ...

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, ...

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

KWT eatery to make an impact

King William’s Town businessman Fanele Sonjica opened a new eatery, Phumlani Casual Dining, in the small town this ...

Coffee on the go is a first for Gonubie

Situated in Gonubie Mall, patrons are able to get their much-needed cup of java on their way to work or when making ...

This week's Gig Guide

TODAY ● Catch the 31st Gonubie 21km coastal challenge from 6am starting at the Gonubie Sports Club. Entries can be ...

Simply electrifying car

Mercedes-Benz SA recently introduced their newest concept vehicle under their EQ electric car division – the EQA – a ...

Farm with a royal link

It’s a home fit for royalty – literally. On a visit to SA back in 1947, the British royal family – comprising of King ...

The Velvet to close its doors

The Velvet Jazz Lounge, currently situated in the East London Harbour’s Latimer’s Landing building, will not be ...

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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