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ANC reshuffles BCM council

Two Buffalo City councillors are in the ANC’s firing line after the party's deployment committee met behind closed doors on Monday afternoon to finalise the metro’s council ...

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EL boxer booted from Joburg gym

Shortly after being one of three boxers who left East London in a huff, Mfusi Maxhayi is giving Johannesburg trainers a headache with his apparent ...

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As irregular spending hits R51bn‚ SOE and ...

The auditor-general now has powers to hold heads of government departments and board members of state-owned companies (SOEs) personally liable for ...

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WATCH | Armed robbers attack motorcyclist‚ take ...

A biker who works for a jewellery store was forced off the road and robbed of cash and jewellery worth estimated R1m in Edenvale‚ Johannesburg‚ on Tuesday afternoon.
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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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Gordhan: My daughter never benefited from state contracts

Public enterprises minister Pravin Gordhan has hit back at the EFF over its allegations that his daughter‚ Anisha‚ ...

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“We came‚ we saw and we learned a lot‚” says SA U17 coach Dludlu

Despite their poor showing at the Fifa U17 Women’s World Cup in Uruguay where they failed to get out of the group‚ ...

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

Lifestyle

Ayanda Borotho explains why she has a no English policy in her house

Ayanda took to social media recently to post a quote about English not being a sign of intelligence and explained her ...

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Scopa rejects legal opinion that PIC may refuse demands for information

Parliament’s standing committee on public accounts (Scopa) has rejected the legal opinion obtained by the Public ...

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WATCH | Siv Ngesi hits back at nasty comments after twerking video

Everyone knows that Siv Ngesi does not bite his tongue especially when it comes to dealing with trolls on social media.

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Gordhan: I was fired so my court action on Guptas could be stopped

Public enterprises minister Pravin Gordhan believes that his sacking as finance minister in 2017 was a move to halt ...

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Buffalo City Metro suspends waste collection

The Buffalo City Metropolitan Municipality has advised BCM residents, via a Facebook post, to not put out their refuse ...

School News

Teachers seek to improve maths results

In an effort to better capacitate primary school teachers in the Eastern Cape and improve the standard of maths, ...

School News

Pupils’ cleanup rewarded

The Call-2-Action recycling campaign, which sees 49 schools in the Buffalo City Metro area collect recyclables, has ...

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Pravin Gordhan withstood pressure 'from within ANC' to bat for Guptas

Public enterprises minister Pravin Gordhan said he refused pressure from business associates of the Guptas‚ as well as ...

City

New BCM by-laws to restrict hawkers

Informal traders whose stalls are situated outside banks in BCM will have to relocate soon.

Lifestyle

Dispatch Fun Run reaches out to disabled

The Sweethearts Foundation, well known for giving the gift of movement in the form of a wheelchair for the ...

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King, EL under fiery siege from Samwu protests

A fiery municipal strike left the streets of East London and King William's Town a smouldering mess on Tuesday – and a ...

OPINION | ANC unlikely to change after 2019 election

A prevalent assumption in the business community is that although President Cyril Ramaphosa is hemmed in right now by his detractors in the ANC, if he is ...

OPINION | Did Ramaphosa lie or is it all a sinister plot?

“If it turns out that there’s any illegality and corruption in the way that he has dealt with this matter, I will be the first, absolutely the first to make ...

OPINION | Global danger as far-right nationalism rises

Over the past few years, far- right nationalism and racism have been on the resurgence throughout Europe. From Italy, to Germany, to Sweden through to the ...

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Public enterprises minister Pravin Gordhan concluded his testimony at the state capture commission on November 21 2018. Gordhan revealed information about his encounters with the Guptas, among other things.

Pravin Gordhan concludes his state capture testimony - Everything you need to know

Public enterprises minister Pravin Gordhan concluded his testimony at the state capture commission on November 21 2018. Gordhan revealed information about his encounters with the Guptas, among other things.

City News

New BCM by-laws to restrict hawkers

Informal traders whose stalls are situated outside banks in BCM will have to relocate soon.

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 ...

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 ...

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Dispatch Fun Run reaches out to disabled

The Sweethearts Foundation, well known for giving the gift of movement in the form of a wheelchair for the ...

Areena Resort wins four international ...

Areena Riverside Resort scooped four international awards in Dubai this month.

Ayanda Borotho explains why she has a no ...

Ayanda took to social media recently to post a quote about English not being a sign of intelligence and explained her ...

R1m prizes up for grabs at the Berlin

One winner at the much-anticipated Berlin November will go to the event on a horse and come home driving a brand new ...

L-Tido on Cass and AKA: I don’t think ...

L-Tido has given his view on the long-standing feud between Cassper Nyovest and AKA‚ saying it is unlikely that the ...

WATCH: New short film from SA film company

Cape Town-based film and entertainment company Triggerfish’s multi-award-winning short film Belly Flop, which screened ...

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

Julius Malema‚ Thuli Madonsela hit out at ...

Insurance company Momentum has received a severe backlash from South Africans‚ including a warning from Economic ...

New one-stop shop to doll up

Four East London businesswomen got together to give their clients a unique experience at The Doll House, a new ...

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