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Rapist Nicholas Ninow was sexually abused during ‘chaotic’ childhood

Convicted rapist Nicholas Ninow was sexually abused as a child, a psychologist told the Pretoria high court on Wednesday. Ninow has admitted to raping a...

Brace for a week of power cuts – critical mechanical failures...

A critical mechanical failure on a conveyor belt transporting coal to Medupi power station and scores of boiler pipe leaks are what has brought...

#ImStaying puts words into action – raising cash for small business...

Nearly R40k has already been raised Patriotic South Africans are being asked to fund business start-ups following the dramatic growth in support for the #ImStaying...

Barry Bateman apologises to Julius Malema, accepts disciplinary action

Radio man Barry Bateman has issued an unreserved apology to EFF leader Julius Malema, his employer, Eyewitness News, all South Africans and “all women”...

Man murdered in Kenton and SAPS seek assistance

A case of murder is under investigation following the discovery of a male in his fifties at his home in Kenton-on-Sea this morning. The...

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Man murdered in Kenton and SAPS seek assistance

A case of murder is under investigation following the discovery of a male in his fifties at his home in Kenton-on-Sea this morning. The...

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...

11 Years imprisonment for girlfriends murder

Zwelenzima Christopher Blou, aged 33 years of Thembisa Location in Bathurst was sentenced to 11 years imprisonment for the murder of his 26 year...

Accused found guilty of rape and sentenced to 10 years

According to Captain Mali Govender, the accused, 37-year-old Thobile Mgadi was found guilty of Rape and sentenced 10 Years imprisonment of which 2 years...

Alexandria farm attack accused meted with hefty sentences

A farm attack in Alexandria has ended with long jail terms for two men who accosted a pair of elderly women in January, Eastern...

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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: 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...
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WATCH: ‘Your gun is falling off’: Metro cop filmed ‘drunk’ in uniform

An Ekurhuleni metro police officer faces suspension after a video of him seemingly under the...
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WATCH: Looters flee with whole carcasses as butchery is stripped bare

Looters fled down the street with whole animal carcasses slung over their shoulders after stripping...

Sports

Karateka show their worth at ECSR

Josh De Vos, Anne Hartley, Morgan Aitchison and Ashton Court join a select group of karateka who have achieved dan or junior black belt...

Locals take on the Hansa Fish Canoe Marathon

Seven local men took on the challenge of the Hansa Fish River Canoe Marathon, paddling more than 80km over two days. It was veteran Louis...

Another exciting cricket match between Pineapple and Ngumbela champs

Following the Pineapple Cricket Tournament each year a team of the best players is formed to compete in the annual Pineapple versus Ngumbela rural...

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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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