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Alleged business robbers injured in shoot-out with Durban police

Two men sustained multiple gunshot wounds after a high-speed chase and shootout with police on Durban's M7 highway on Tuesday.  According to a source, the...

Two arrested after sheep found in boot of Mercedes-Benz

Two men were arrested after suspected stolen sheep were found in the boot of an old Mercedes-Benz. Police spokesperson Capt Khaya Tonjeni said the car...

Floor of Durban public works building collapses before tender briefing

The public works department in Durban has ordered an investigation into what caused the floor of one of its buildings to cave in on...

Herman Mashaba resigns as mayor of Johannesburg, says ‘not in my...

Herman Mashaba has quit after three years as mayor of Johannesburg, signalling his belief that the Democratic Alliance intends to break up the coalition...

Springboks through to the Rugby World Cup semifinals after putting hosts...

The rugby universe may have urged a different outcome but the sun has set on Japan’s stirringly courageous Rugby World Cup challenge. They yielded to...

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SPCA and volunteer vets from around the Eastern Cape come together...

The Port Alfred SPCA along with veterinarians from state vet clinics around the Eastern Cape came together on Friday, October 11 for the third...

Feast of rugby at Station Hill

Get ready for a whole lot of entertainment at the Station Hill sports grounds on Saturday October 26 when the Kowie United Tournament will...

Kuyasa honoured in reading competition

Different schools from different municipal areas in the Eastern Cape gathered on Friday at the Port Alfred High School sports club to attend an...

Health testing day for the people of Nemato

Jauka Hall was packed with Nemato community members last Thursday for the  eye care and mental health awareness day, which was put together by...

Louca is youngest Rotary E-Club member

Congratulations to Sheena Louca, President of Port Alfred High School Interact Club, who was recently made an honorary member of the Rotary E-Club of...

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Even more rubbish dumped on road to St Francis Health Centre

Business owners in Port Alfred have expressed concern over a growing problem of rubbish being dumped along the gravel road leading to St Francis...

Prevent perennial polluters

Water problems in Nemato

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WATCH: Cellphone thief caught on camera and arrested

A video of a man stealing a driver's phone through his car window on October...
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Watch the moment when Dros rapist Ninow is sentenced to life

Convicted Dros rapist Nicholas Ninow was sentenced in the Pretoria high court on October 17...
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WATCH: Hawks raid the properties of former Durban mayor Zandile Gumede

The Hawks raided properties owned by former Durban mayor Zandile Gumede on October 10 2019....
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WATCH: CCTV captures moment truck crashes into minibus leaving five dead

A fatal accident occurred on Sutherland Street in Mthatha in the Eastern Cape in the...

WATCH | Graaff-Reinet toddler dances in the rain for first time in his life

https://youtu.be/g4d8wCXW5eE With the water crisis in Graaff-Reinet in the Eastern Cape having dragged on for more...
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WATCH: Rooftop dinner for elephants

A video was taken at Sabi Sabi Earth Lodge in Mpumalanga on October 3 2019,...
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WATCH: #HongKongProtest: Almost four months of protests – how did we get here and what’s going on?

The 70th anniversary of communist China's founding was marked by the use of live ammunition...
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WATCH: Hero saves shop owner from panga-wielding robber in Cape Town

A man shopping for cooldrink at a local shop has been dubbed a hero for...
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Another superb GBS dinner for Port Alfred clients

GBS Mutual Bank's annual dinner for its Port Alfred clients, held at the Port Alfred...
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WATCH: Westville Prison raid shows how inmates hide contraband

Minister of justice and correctional services Ronald Lamola joined members of the department's emergency support...

Sports

Springboks through to the Rugby World Cup semifinals after putting hosts...

The rugby universe may have urged a different outcome but the sun has set on Japan’s stirringly courageous Rugby World Cup challenge. They yielded to...

Feast of rugby at Station Hill

Get ready for a whole lot of entertainment at the Station Hill sports grounds on Saturday October 26 when the Kowie United Tournament will...

All Blacks power into semifinals sweeping aside Ireland

The All Blacks surged into the Rugby World Cup (RWC) semifinals with a display of poise‚ power and precision here on Saturday. They thoroughly vanquished...

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Prevent perennial polluters

Some business owners in Port Alfred have expressed concern over a growing problem of rubbish...

Sarah Baartman District awards certificates for Mzantsi Championships

Book clubs for school pupils throughout the country participated in the Funda Mzantsi National Championships...

Water problems in Nemato

Municipal Spokesperson, Cecil Mbolekwa, issued the following notice to residents, sent from Sipho Babama. Non- Availability...

When bulls take a stroll to the Marina

Cattle wandering along our roads is a regular occurrence in Ndlambe and, on Sunday, a...

School pupils march to save the planet

Joining other young people around the world in a “Climate Strike”, pupils of Ukhanyo Secondary...
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Thank you for the music, PAHS Pre-primary

The end of the show at the Port Alfred High School hall on Thursday evening....

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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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