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Unique EC villages a delight

Bathurst is a quirky little place. Situated on the R67 between Port Alfred and Makhanda, it is full of smiling faces, old buildings, artsy galleries, craft shops and little ...

Lifestyle

Premier calls on all to vote for EC ‘Idols’ pair

Eastern Cape Premier Oscar Mabuyane has called on citizens of the province to support two of its Idols SA contestants. Micayla Oelofse and Luyolo ...

Entertainment

Roll up for the finest in music

The hottest musicians of 2019 will descend on East London for the 11th annual Buyel’Ekhaya Pan African Festival on Sunday, December 15. This ...

Lifestyle

'Raging Desire' has serious underbelly

Raging Desire a novel by American-Canadian author and artist Monya Loya will be at the Dot.Com Café in Pearce Street Berea on Saturday. Loya recently made her home in South Africa and to launch her novel entitled “Raging Desire.” Loya was born ...
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Of angels and doodles

After 20 years of working as a trimmings designer, Kidd’s Beach resident Janine Matthew took the plunge and started her own home décor brand, NiNi, in January. NiNi is her childhood nickname, and Matthew’s intricate doodle designs come to life in ...
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'Disgraceful!' - AKA calls out SAA again for not supporting SA music

AKA ain't joking around with his demand for local music to be played on SAA.

Lifestyle

WATCH | 'Drunk' Zodwa cutting her grass in heels will make your weekend

Because when the grass needs cutting, there can be no excuses.

City

Metro promises broken year after year

For seven years a Bhisho resident has been asking Buffalo City Metro to remove a septic tank from her yard, to no avail.

Lifestyle

COMPETITION | Afrika Unite fest to launch in East London

In an effort to celebrate Africa’s unity and diversity through arts and culture, organiser and arts activist Luzuko ...

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AfrikaBurn hotfoots it to a new home in the Tankwa Karoo

Next year’s AfrikaBurn will be the 13th and last in the desert festival’s current home.

Lifestyle

Book fair for pupils promotes African languages and learning

Hundreds of pupils from around King William’s Town attended an inaugural two-day book fair at the Steve Biko Centre ...

Lifestyle

Joburg mom gets #ImStaying tattoo

A supporter of the #ImStaying movement has taken a further step in her cause - getting a tattoo to raise awareness ...

Lifestyle

Passion propels dancer to US in pursuit of a dream

She has been dancing from the age of seven – and now 14-year-old Azemahle Matebese will dance on a much bigger platform ...

Lifestyle

TV and radio presenter drops EL club – but keeps the money

SA radio and TV presenter Dineo Ranaka, who was scheduled to DJ at a popular East London nightclub but cancelled her ...

Daily Life

WATCH | Hogsback recharges batteries

I had to pray three times before abseiling for the first time – twice before I put on my safety gear and once as I ...

Lifestyle

PSJ family takes arty initiative

Gogo Ntombi Mpengesi, a seamstress who specialises in crocheting, has created a family based co-op called Nice and ...

Lifestyle

Teaming up for night of jazz

A classical musician with roots in England has made his home in the Eastern Cape – and is making his mark here.

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