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Alfred Nzo Municipality officials and businessman arrested for corruption

FORMER Ndlambe infrastructure director Xolani Masiza was one of eight officials of the Alfred Nzo District Municipality who appeared in court this week on...

Defence force warns of a recruitment scam

The South African National Defence Force on Friday warned that a syndicate is posing as an SANDF recruitment agency in the Western and Eastern...

Back to school at Alexandria Christian Academy

IT was back to school for Alexandria Christian Academy on Wednesday. They made it a special occasion of food and celebration.

130 pupils crammed into bus‚ driver arrested

A Port Elizabeth bus driver was arrested on Thursday for overloading after he was caught allegedly transporting 130 pupils – 40 more than allowed. Twenty...

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Cape Town faces day of reckoning on drought and corruption

The City of Cape Town council is expected to make crucial decisions on Friday about the drought and the future of a top official...

Ndlambe council notes

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Murdered Siam Lee ‘worked at suburban brothel with her mom’

Murder victim and mom performed ‘sensual massages’ The mysterious disappearance of 20-year-old Siam Lee, and the...

WATCH: Police report several protests at H&M stores in Gauteng

Police say several incidents of protests by what is understood to be EFF supporters have...
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Golf day painting auction benefits SA Air Force Association

An auction of paintings of World War 2 era fighter planes by Grahamstown artist Nicolas...
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Crazy, colourful clocks at children’s art workshop

Clare Rothwell from Khanyi Designs encouraged the kids to let their creativity flow at a...
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Trevor and his guide dog on the Kowie Striders Fun Run

In addition to prizes for men, women, and junior boys and girls in the top...
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Huge turnout for annual Kowie Striders fun run

The start of the annual Kowie Striders Fun Run at the Port Alfred Country Club...
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Lucky escape for capsized boat

Port Alfred NSRI was alerted around 8:30am this morning to a boat that had capsized...
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A treat for opera fans at Richmond House

Lively and talented soubrette Emma Farquharson and her accompanist Garreth Robertson on piano sprinkled a...
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Soubrette delights and mesmerises at Classics at the Castle

A wonderfully gifted and trained soubrette, Emma Farquharson performing ‘Mein Herr Marquis’ (Adele's Laughing Song)...
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WATCH: Alleged rapist trapped by residents

"HELP! Help us please!" The plea comes from a community worker on the Cape Flats...

Sports

RARE CATCH

Ten-year-old Damian Smith from Alberton was visiting his grandparents Eddie and Petro Smith in Port Alfred when he caught this elephant fish,...

Great turnout for Victory Cup

THERE was a stunning turnout of 182 players for the Victory Cup presented by 43 Air School at the Royal Port Alfred Golf Club...

Luke represents EP in Rock and Surf Nationals

YOUNG Luke Erasmus, a pupil at Port Alfred High School, will be travelling to Langebaan this weekend to take part in the Rock and...

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School News

Back to school at Alexandria Christian Academy

IT was back to school for Alexandria Christian Academy on Wednesday. They made it a...

130 pupils crammed into bus‚ driver arrested

A Port Elizabeth bus driver was arrested on Thursday for overloading after he was caught...

You burn it down‚ tough luck – Lesufi to school protesters

Gauteng Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi on Wednesday bluntly told protesters: "You burn down or vandalise...

VGHS has results worth boasting about

VICTORIA Girls High School (VGHS) was the only school in the Grahamstown/ Kenton/ Port Alfred...

Siyanda Belewa, top 2017 matric pupil at Kuyasa Combined School

  Of the 50 pupils who sat the matric exams at Kuyasa Combined School, 32 passed...

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Features

Hiking, the best way to explore the Eastern Cape coastline

FROM game reserves to spectacular views over the ocean and the excitement of feeling truly one with nature – that is what Shipwreck Hiking...

The story of Sibuya

FROM the hectic, fast moving world and bright lights of Johannesburg to the sedate life of owning and managing a game reserve in the...

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