News

ADM is Eastern Cape’s worst offender with consultants

The bankrupt Amathole district municipality forked out almost R28m to one consultant, but still received a disclaimer for the 2018/2019 financial year. The cash-strapped ...

Sport

Stick can bring swagger back to Kings

Insiders say Stick, who is familiar with the Eastern Cape rugby scene, is part of SA Rugby’s overall plan to put the ailing franchise back on its ...

Opinion

Store accounts: easy to open, not so easy to close

You are legally entitled to written confirmation that an account has been closed, so don’t be fobbed off

Opinion

The self-serving, corrupt ANC shows again how it ...

In its shameless response to the VBS scandal, the party laughs as it rubs our faces in the cesspool of its graft
Opinion

The storm is here, and it won’t pass us by

Grieving, for the ill and the dead, is arguably more heartbreaking than ever. We must take Covid-19 more seriously
Africa

War is normal here, even when peace appears to be in sight

An abandoned tank lies alongside a dirt road at the entrance to Leer, a small town in southern Unity state, South ...

News

Kids handle Covid-19 better, but the safeguards aren’t to be sneezed at

With more of them back at school, remember we’re not 100% sure about why they seem to be less susceptible

Africa

War of the dammed: Egyptian sabres rattle over Kalashnikovs and water

The plane from Egypt packed with a cache of weapons was meant to arrive in Somalia in May. But the 2,000 Kalashnikovs, ...

News

Schools have taken a hit, and it’s going to get worse: Motshekga

Minister says the full extent of lockdown on schools is not known, but many more school days will still be lost

News

Parents of boy, 4, with rare cancer pin hopes on experimental drug

Owen van Vuuren’s treatment has been seriously hampered by Covid-19, but his folks aren’t giving up

Opinion

We need the media more than ever – but we must step up for them

Journos continue to bring us quality news in the face of enormous disaster, but the industry is being decimated

Entertainment

EL actor joins cast of ‘Generations: The Legacy’

Awarding-winning Eastern Cape actor Chumani Pan has joined SA’s longest running soapie, Generations: The Legacy. Pan ...

Entertainment

Virtual festival a magical experience despite grouchy new website

At times the little “play” button on the left side of the screen just wouldn’t play and that eagerly anticipated show ...

Sport

Time running out for top SA athletes

Track and field coaches are warning that SA's leading athletes need to return to full training as soon as possible or ...

News

Hawks probe mystery of missing millions in EC municipality's Covid-19 awareness campaign

The Hawks in the Eastern Cape are investigating an allegation that a Covid-19 awareness campaign was used to loot ...

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