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Madiba leaves his stamp on the world

Nelson Mandela has left his stamp on the world.

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Grandpa fights for life after home burns

An elderly man is fighting for his life in intensive care while his grandson, 4, is being treated for smoke inhalation after their three-bedroom ...

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ANC employee held for cash-in-transit crime

The ANC has confirmed that one of its employees was nabbed by police for allegedly been involved in a cash-in-transit heist.

Opinion

OPINION | Mark of a great leader is the pursuit ...

One of my uncles on my father’s side, utatomncinci, consistently disagrees with me on how societies change.
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Enhle Mbali hospitalised after attempted ...

TshisaLIVE can confirm that actress Enhle Mbali has been hospitalised after being hijacked by three armed men on Wednesday afternoon in Hyde Park‚ Johannesburg.
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Pipe burst affects Komani water supplies

Parts of Komani are experiencing water problems after a pipe burst in Bells Road in town today. Chris Hani District ...

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KZN gogo sees Madiba as she receives keys to new home

Having spent her life living in a cold and cramped mud house with her eight grandchildren‚ 65-year-old Nelisiwe Khoza ...

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WATCH | How South Africa commemorated Mandela Day

Former president Jacob Zuma and his successor Cyril Ramaphosa put their political differences aside as they descended ...

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Parliament urges Hawks to investigate VBS Bank

Parliament has urged the Hawks to investigate the alleged corruption at VBS Bank and report back to it when it resumes ...

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Luthuli House 'cash-in-transit' man's shady past

Errol Velile Present‚ the Luthuli House employee who was fired by the ANC on Wednesday after he was arrested and ...

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ANC fires party official for involvement in cash heists

The ANC fired Errol Velile Present from the party on Wednesday after he was arrested and appeared in court for his ...

Politics

Protesters march in defence of council

ABOUT 1,000 ANC supporters from eight wards in Mlungisi location in Komani and ward councillors from various wards of ...

Sport /

Soccer World Cup is an honour to attend – even for a No 2 goalkeeper

SPONSORED | Being the understudy doesn’t mean it’s less of a big deal to represent your country, says former England ...

Sport

Eastern Cape U21s bounce back with win

The Eastern Cape bounced back in the SAB league U21 National Championship with a 2-0 win against North West at King ...

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Ramaphosa, Zuma hand out bicycles to Mandela school pupils

President Cyril Ramaphosa and his predecessor Jacob Zuma handed over 100 bicycles to pupils from the Mandela School of ...

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Hermanus reaches boiling point as protests continue

Police were being bolstered by units from across the Western Cape as violence escalated on Wednesday in the coastal ...

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Passengers alerted to possible protests near OR Tambo airport

Management at OR Tambo international airport warned passengers about possible protest action planned to take place near ...

School News

Museum donates to Tsomo junior school

As part of celebrating the centenary of struggle icons Albertina Sisulu and Nelson Mandela, the Nelson Mandela Museum ...

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New Beach Road eatery offers patrons a laid-back atmosphere

Eatery and pub Sunsets On Beach, which opened this month in Nahoon, has broadened East London’s entertainment ...

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WATCH | No peace without land, says Lumumba

Kenyan intellectual Professor Patrick Lumumba said without land there will be no peace in Africa.

OPINION | Obama invites world to find its better angels

Did Barack Obama’s speech strike the right chord? Cheryl Hendricks: Obama was chosen because he represented a great deal of what Mandela stood for. His lecture ...

OPINION | Mark of a great leader is the pursuit of unity

One of my uncles on my father’s side, utatomncinci, consistently disagrees with me on how societies change.

OPINION | Cyril has Madiba magic‚ but needs a lot more Madiba grit

President Cyril Ramaphosa has to keep affirming that he is “not weak”.

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President Cyril Ramaphosa speaking during the Nelson Mandela centenary celebrations in Mvezo, outside Mthatha.

Cyril, Zuma unite to defend Madiba on ‘sellout’ claim

President Cyril Ramaphosa speaking during the Nelson Mandela centenary celebrations in Mvezo, outside Mthatha.

City News

The cloud's silver silver lining for ...

The fourth industrial revolution is coming and it’s going to be in the cloud. At least that’s if the Amazon Web ...

Amalinda traffic lights fuel community ...

The small victory of newly erected traffic lights in Amalinda has been welcomed by residents and councillor Mzukisi ...

Anger over sex violence in city

Incidences of sexual violence against women in Buffalo City Metro are among the highest in the country, with sex ...

Power outages leave parts of EL in the ...

Large parts of East London remained in the dark on Monday night as rolling power outages hit the area, leaving ...

Post office workers in city protest

The national strike action affecting post office services throughout the country filtered to East London, as some ...

LISTEN | BCM residents’ water woes fall ...

It’s been near a month since Buffalo City Metro ratepayer Raymond Pieterse reported a leaking water meter at the ...

Batting Bridge closed for maintenance

The Buffalo City Metropolitan Municipality is advising motorists that the Batting Bridge will be closed for maintenance ...

Long wait for RDP homes a nightmare

When the illegal power connection trips in Moscow’s shacklands, Tozamile Tshokwe’s electricity-driven oxygen tank stops ...

Beacon Bay, Gonubie Road on target

The construction of the Beacon Bay and Gonubie Link Road, which is set to be completed in March 2019, is currently ...

Changes to diet help bears of EL Zoo ...

Gina and Jenny, the brown bears of the East London Zoo, are looking much better, according to Lionel de Lange, CEO of ...

No help as smelly spring floods her yard

A natural spring suddenly started flowing at a Dimbaza home in May, going under the foundation, rotting old trees and ...

Threat to shut down BCM cemeteries

Grieving families could be barred from conducting funeral services at metro cemeteries this weekend if city authorities ...

Sport

‘Raging Bulls’ to get Mthatha buzzing

Mthatha will come alive today when a contingent of boxers arrive to participate in Sunday’s world title extravaganza.

Eastern Cape U21s bounce back with win

The Eastern Cape bounced back in the SAB league U21 National Championship with a 2-0 win against North West at King ...

The sporting fraternity joins hands with ...

From packing food parcels to handing out clothes‚ computers‚ school shoes and blankets‚ the sporting fraternity joined ...

Frustrated Ajax unsure whether they are ...

Ajax Cape Town CEO Ari Efstathiou says the club have been left in limbo ahead of the new 2018/19 season‚ unsure what ...

All hail Snoop Dogg‚ the king of emojis!

The world has voted the thinking face as the emoji that best describes 2018 so far. The emoji beat the poop‚ smirk‚ ...

Lifestyle

Future is bright for baby girl born on ...

Nokuthula Damba is convinced that the birth of her baby girl on late former statesman Nelson Mandela’s 100th birthday ...

The Soil's Ntsika is going solo‚ but he ...

Fans of acapella group The Soil almost fell into a collective state of depression when they thought that talk of a solo ...

So‚ can Obama dance? Twitter has files

As President Cyril Ramaphosa took to the podium at the 16th annual Nelson Mandela lecture‚ he had a little fun at the ...

All hail Snoop Dogg‚ the king of emojis!

The world has voted the thinking face as the emoji that best describes 2018 so far. The emoji beat the poop‚ smirk‚ ...

World flocks to EL to spend holiday cash

Sardine runs, cruises, fresh fish and trampoline parks are some of the attractions that prompt visitors and tourists to ...

Olympian shows families how fencing is ...

In an effort to show off what fencing is all about, the Buffalo Fencing Club held a clinic at the Beacon Bay Country ...

Boxing Mecca

‘Raging Bulls’ to get Mthatha buzzing

Mthatha will come alive today when a contingent of boxers arrive to participate in Sunday’s world title extravaganza.

Fists of fury to headline Madiba show

The annual Madiba Birthday Celebrations tournament is in full swing with the organisers promising an event to ...

Konkco vows to be all the rage in his ...

It has been a while since Simpiwe Konkco was seen plying his trade inside a ring. This even though he is a world ...

Mayweather to knock Tete into the right ...

By all intent and purposes the composition of the World Boxing Super Series (WBSS) in the bantamweight seems to be have ...

Last chance saloon for Mthalane to hit ...

Redemption beckons for boxer once accused of chickening out of fight

Business

Eskom sticks to its guns over wage demands

In what could be its last round of negotiations until a deal is struck‚ Eskom has stuck to its guns in reviewing the ...

Gupta link 'killed the business'‚ says ...

TNA Media’s association with the Gupta family created an unshakable perception that it was an integral part of “state ...

World News

How the rest of the world is marking ...

From musical tributes and gala dinners to rousing exhibitions‚ the world will join South Africans to celebrate late ...

WATCH | Vegas bodycam footage shows ...

Las Vegas police on Monday released dramatic body camera footage of an officer firing through his own windshield as he ...

WATCH | Trump vows ‘extraordinary ...

Presidents Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin began an historic summit on Monday vowing their determination to forge a ...

WATCH | Treacherous Thai cave rescue bid ...

A treacherous rescue bid to free a youth football team trapped in a flooded Thai cave entered its second day Monday, ...

Zimbabwe President Emmerson Mnangagwa ...

The clearest indication yet that the Zimbabwe Defence Forces [ZDF] could be stakeholders in elections due to be held in ...

WATCH | Agonising rescue ahead for Thai ...

Rescuers braced for a long and difficult evacuation for 13 members of a Thai youth football team found alive in a cave ...

UPDATE | Reports of attempt on Zimbabwean ...

Reports have emerged that Zimbabwe President Emmerson Mnangagwa narrowly survived a bomb blast at a ZANU-PF rally he ...

Number missing in Indonesia ferry ...

As many as 192 passengers could be missing after a ferry sank into the depths of a volcanic lake in Indonesia, the ...

WATCH | Python selfie puts Indian forest ...

An India forestry ranger found himself in a bind after a python briefly strangled him while he posed for pictures with ...

Malawi's ex-president Joyce Banda eyeing ...

Malawi's ex-president Joyce Banda, who recently returned home after four years of self-imposed exile, said on Monday ...

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, ...

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