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Magistrate set rape accused free as he was ‘not interested in...

An Umlazi magistrate set free a man accused of raping a teenage girl because he carried a bag, styled his hair and did the...

Mashaba and Maimane: not in opposition but pursuing separate initiatives

Former DA heavyweights Herman Mashaba and Mmusi Maimane have given clarity about their next political moves. The pair resigned as mayor of Johannesburg and DA...

Proteas on the ropes at Wanderers

BY LIAM DEL CARME - TIMESLIVE South Africa painfully and inexorably nudged towards a series defeat against England here on Saturday. They have a mountain to climb...

Just 32 trains left in Cape Town after latest fire destroys...

Article by TIMESLIVE Cape Town's depleted fleet of trains went from 33 to 32 on Saturday when six carriages and a motorcoach went up in...

Building transgressions at the municipality

The Ndlambe Building Department seems oblivious to the fact that certain builders are constructing houses that do not conform to its own municipal rules. Talk...

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Building transgressions at the municipality

The Ndlambe Building Department seems oblivious to the fact that certain builders are constructing houses that do not conform to its own municipal rules. Talk...

Much taboo about nothing

In this week's Talk of the Town we will be looking at the cannabis plant and asking the question, has it any place in...

Beautiful creations at floral art first meeting

A number of people braved the cold weather on Saturday to attend the first Port Alfred Floral Art Group meeting for the year, held...

Former Mrs South Africa finalist creates jobs in Alexandria

Former Mrs South Africa finalist Michelle Sky Hayward, who used to reside in Alexandria, recently started a business called I Choose South Africa that...

Local surfer to represent SA at World Para Surfing Championships

Local kneeboard surfer Anton Wiersma has been selected to represent South Africa in the  ISA World Para Surfing Championships which will be held in...

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Building transgressions at the municipality

The Ndlambe Building Department seems oblivious to the fact that certain builders are constructing houses that do not conform to its own municipal rules. Talk...

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WATCH: From gangster to barista: Meet the ex-convict making Cape Town’s coffee

The percentage of former SA prisoners who re-offend is a staggering 80%. However a coffee...
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Port Alfred beach ablutions, public taps still have water

In an update on Port Alfred's water crisis on January 7, Ndlambe Municipality infrastructural development...

WATCH | Australia’s devastating bushfires: what we know so far

Australia has a dry season every year that usually results in forest fires but the...
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Water tankers fill up at hydrants where water is still flowing in the mains

As Port Alfred reached day zero in its water crisis, the flow stopped to the...
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Truck abuse of red lines and pavements continues

Another truck passing through Port Alfred, this time a Pick n Pay truck, illegally parked...
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WATCH: ‘I felt I was going to die’: Melville shooting victims speak out

Survivors speak about the deadly New Year's Eve shooting that took place in Melville, Johannesburg,...
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End of an era as Manelec turns on Tree of Lights for last time

The annual Sunshine Coast Hospice Carols by Candlelight and Tree of Lights was held at...
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The ever popular Hospice Carols by Candlelight and Tree of Lights

Port Alfred Baptist Church pastor Josh de Wit presented a Christmas message at the Sunshine...
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WATCH: Dashcam captures daring escape from attempted hijacking

A dashcam video of an attempted hijacking in Merebank, in the south of Durban, has...
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WATCH: Bystanders loot cash-in-transit van after robbery

More than 10 robbers in four vehicles attacked and bombed a cash-in-transit truck on December...

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Proteas on the ropes at Wanderers

BY LIAM DEL CARME - TIMESLIVE South Africa painfully and inexorably nudged towards a series defeat against England here on Saturday. They have a mountain to climb...

Local surfer to represent SA at World Para Surfing Championships

Local kneeboard surfer Anton Wiersma has been selected to represent South Africa in the  ISA World Para Surfing Championships which will be held in...

Nemato Change a Life (NCAL) News

An extract from the article in this week's Talk of the Town. World Championships Siyabulela Siwa and his coach Lee Budler went to the World Championships...

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Much taboo about nothing

In this week's Talk of the Town we will be looking at the cannabis plant...

Schoolboy Enoch Mpianzi’s death — what we know so far

Enoch Mpianzi‚ 13‚ died during his grade 8 orientation camp. He was a pupil at...

Nemato Change a Life (NCAL) News

An extract from the article in this week's Talk of the Town. World Championships Siyabulela Siwa and...

Back to school

A collage of children from our area attended school at the start of the 2020...

Kuyasa does it again

Kuyasa Combined School managed to improve its matric pass rate of 2018 by 6.05% to...

Walking with the angels

From asset manager for the municipality to becoming a follower of the Hare Krishna movement,...

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Pam Golding Port Alfred celebrates milestone

The last 17 years have been quite a tumultuous time in the South African property market, but Pam Golding has weathered the storms it...
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Congrats to PA Butchery celebrating 80 years

If you didn't get to the 80th birthday celebrations at PA Butchery on Saturday then you missed out on a feast of spit-roasted lamb,...
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