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Giant pothole ‘swallows’ municipal bus in Port Elizabeth

A municipal bus got stuck in a huge pothole in Port Elizabeth on Wednesday morning. Democratic Alliance councillor in the Lorraine area, Gustav Rautenbach, said...

Police minister Bheki Cele to visit family of slain Cape Town...

The minister of police, Bheki Cele, will on Wednesday visit the family of a slain Western Cape police sergeant. The police officer was responding to...

WATCH | SA group wows global audience with ‘America’s Got Talent’...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=507&v=NqsFO4atwJo Just days after SA muso Sho Madjozi lit up the global stage with a win at the BET Awards, Mzansi's traditional dance group The...

Pharmaceuticals and industrial chemicals found in fish caught off Cape Town’s...

The ocean around Cape Town is so polluted that pharmaceutical and industrial chemical compounds are accumulating in the flesh of fish caught off the...

Mbalula promises action after his Cape train ride fails to reach...

"Mr 'Fear Fokol' is gone; you are now talking to 'Mr Fix-It'." New transport minister Fikile Mbalula has re-dubbed himself the man to fix our...

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Makana mayor says necessary steps have been taken to ensure no...

This coming weekend Makana Municipality will be hosting The National Arts Festival, and mayor Mzukisi Mpahlwa has assured residents and visitors of the municipality’s...

Wiersma excels at knee-boarding comp in Durban

Following his success at the recent Build for Better Adaptive South African Surfing Championship held at New Pier in Durban over the weekend of...

Cricket stars get well deserved recognition

Red Apple Emporium was filled with people talking one language, and that was the language of cricket, at the Grahamstown Cricket Board (GCB) prize...
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Lions recognised for their service at induction of president Francois de...

Before his induction for a second term as president of the Port Alfred Lions Club on Saturday morning, Francois de Klerk handed out certificates...
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Round Table’s Winter Knights collection for the needy

Members of the Port Alfred Round Table Club collected food and clothing at Rosehill Mall and the West Beach parking lot on Friday night...

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Makana mayor says necessary steps have been taken to ensure no...

This coming weekend Makana Municipality will be hosting The National Arts Festival, and mayor Mzukisi Mpahlwa has assured residents and visitors of the municipality’s...

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WATCH | ‘Nobody can murder you‚ rape you and burn your body’: a visual investigation into the Siam Lee tragedy

https://youtu.be/rWN_qK0oHU0 Justice for the burning and bludgeoning of Durban escort Siam Lee‚ who died a violent...
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Lions recognised for their service at induction of president Francois de Klerk

Before his induction for a second term as president of the Port Alfred Lions Club...
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Round Table’s Winter Knights collection for the needy

Members of the Port Alfred Round Table Club collected food and clothing at Rosehill Mall...
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WATCH: Man mugged in Hillbrow in less than 20 seconds

A man is mugged in Hillbrow in less than 20 seconds. The young man carrying...
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Great turnout for PAHS Polar Plunge fundraiser

Participants in the Port Alfred High School Polar Plunge gathered in the parking lot at...
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WATCH: ‘Talking time is over’ – Highlights from Sona 2019

President Cyril Ramaphosa tackled numerous issues during his State of the nation address on June...
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WATCH: ‘We are a country of dreamers’: Politicians react to SONA 2019

Politicians took to the media on June 20 2019 after the second instalment of the...
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WATCH: DA invites Trolley Dollies to State of the Nation

The first female impersonators took to parliament's red carpet for SONA on June 20 2019....
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Rising Stars versus Manchester Academy: Video

A brief video of what you missed at the Derick Mbhele Stadium, Wentzel Park, Alexandria...
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WATCH: ‘His tongue was bitten off’: Doctor’s horror night leads Free State hospital to beef up security

A 24-year old doctor was attacked while she was on call at Pelonomi hospital in...

Sports

Wiersma excels at knee-boarding comp in Durban

Following his success at the recent Build for Better Adaptive South African Surfing Championship held at New Pier in Durban over the weekend of...

Kowie Boardriders excel at the latest King of the Kowie

According to the surfers who took part in the second round of the Royal St Andrews Hotel (RSAH) King of the Kowie competition, held...
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Rising Stars versus Manchester Academy: Video

A brief video of what you missed at the Derick Mbhele Stadium, Wentzel Park, Alexandria if you weren't there on Saturday to support local...

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Eastern Cape pioneers UK fun literacy programme

The Eastern Cape has become the province to pioneer a UK English literacy programme that...

A leap into the frog world

Story by intern NANDIPHA PLAATJIE and ROB KNOWLES The Probus Club held a meeting at the...

Help from Canada

BigM intends to assist Ndlambe deal with climate change Ndlambe Municipality has enthusiastically welcomed Canadian support to...

New eating room for Port Alfred Primêre

Port Alfred Primêre Grade 4 teacher and school coordinator Louise Bouah together with the rest...

BigM from Canada helping Ndlambe with climate change and asset management

Salga's BigM project manager, Tebogo Matlou is overseeing the project to increase awareness of climate...

Christian quiz for charities at St Paul’s

The St Paul's Anglican Church in Port Alfred held its Christian Quiz on Tuesday at...

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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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