WSU students might lose their chance to vote

Thousands of Walter Sisulu University students, mostly first time voters, might miss their opportunity to cast their votes tomorrow if the decision to evict students from ...


Huge sardine shoal washes up along coast

A mass of sardines washed up along the east coast at the weekend, stretching from Chintsa West to Haga Haga.


Sunny outlook for election day

Bring out your hats, sunglasses, sunscreen and water bottles on election day. But if you are in the western interior you could be caught in a dust ...


SA Navy on search for diving trainees

The SA Navy is looking for potential divers to join the national team with recruitments taking place on Monday and Tuesday at the Ruth Belonsky swimming pool in Parkside.

Taxi operators can’t be allowed to hold province ...

Anarchy will not be tolerated. This was the message from Eastern Cape premier Oscar Mabuyane on Monday when the province found itself yet again at the mercy of the taxi industry.

Ngqamakhwe councillor gunned down outside home

ANC ward councillor Lunga Dyantyi of Mbeveni, Ngqamakhwe, was gunned down outside his home on Saturday evening.


Calls for change of pace in sports policy

As the elections dawn, some of the Eastern Cape’s sporting leaders have voiced their dissatisfaction with the ...


Mabuyane opens new R79m technical high school in Mqanduli

“It was Madiba who said the ANC government should build modern schools for rural people and take them out of mud ...


More needs to be done to fix South Africa, say civic organisations

Civic organisations and activists believe more improvement is needed to address challenges plaguing South Africa.

Boxing Mecca

Masamba blames Sanabo for shattered Olympic dream

Crestfallen SA Olympic boxing hopeful John Masamba is at home watching the last leg of the ongoing Olympic ...


Umtiza Festival growing by leaps and bounds

The first weekend of the Umtiza Arts Festival was as full as its programme, with sold-out shows and packed parking ...


New government must hit the ground running, says business sector

The business sector has called for the incoming government to be quick on its feet in addressing issues faced by the ...


Let the election battle begin

  While most of the major political parties contesting elections in the Eastern Cape say they are ready to unseat ...


WSU’s Mthatha campus closed amid student protests, taxi standoff

Walter Sisulu University’s Mthatha campus has been closed effective immediately All students in both university and ...


Authorities give in to demands after violent taxi blockade

Police had confiscated almost 50 firearms. Most were seized from guards and taxi owners at Nelson Mandela Academic ...