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Hawks officers face probe

Four high-ranking Hawks officers are under investigation for a raid on a senior Eastern Cape Hawks investigator amid allegations of political interference. The Independent Police...

Elephant vanishes from Amarula logo‚ brand says #DontLetThemDisappear forever

Amarula has decided to temporarily remove its icon‚ the elephant‚ from the label of the creamy drink to drum home the danger of ivory...

Musicians march to the SABC against corruption

A GROUP of young artists marched to the SABC buildings in Auckland Park on today to hand over a memorandum against payola‚ urging the...

DA Student Organisation condemns recent sexual assault at University of Fort...

THE Democratic Alliance Student Organisation (Daso) has condemned an alleged rape that took place at the University of Fort Hare’s Alice Campus last week...

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Municipality receives petition against cell masts

  A PROPOSAL to erect cell towers at Dutch Reformed church properties around Ndlambe a few months ago spiked considerable attention from the local populace...

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WATCH: PA Beverages hits the big time on the BBC

LATE last year former Ndlambe mayor, Sipho Tandani, partnered with local plumber, Guy Snyman, to...

Abriella hoping to become youngest person to complete Robin Island swim

Great White sharks do not worry 10-year-old ju-jitsu student Abriella Bredell. Jellyfish will be more of...
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Alleged Grace Mugabe assault victim rejected offer of blank cheque to make matter go away

The woman who was allegedly assaulted by Zimbabwe’s First Lady‚ Grace Mugabe‚ was offered a...

WATCH: Lion leaps at stranded man … and gets a cuddle

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6zNgOTEyKSw&feature=youtu.be The man appears stranded in chest-deep water. A lioness creeps through the reeds‚ its eyes...

Christmas in August – in pictures

Andre van Vuuren of Boknes, owner of Postnet in Port Alfred, is on a snow...
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Huge hit and run caught on Johannesburg highway

AT this point its unclear when and exactly where it occurred as more details have...
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‘Our brothers did not die in vain’

5th anniversary of the Marikana massacre Beaming with hope‚ mineworker Nelson Zansi‚ is not only in...
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23-year-old SA YouTuber lands plum job

South African YouTube sensation Caspar Lee has cracked the nod as head of innovation of...
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Showing the lords and knaves how it’s done at the Medieval Banquet

The Medieval Banquet held at Port Alfred High School last Saturday night encouraged audience participation,...
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Belly dancing delights at Medieval Banquet

Belly dancers Lindi Pieterse and Twan Badenhorst delighted the king's court at the Medieval Banquet...

Sports

PAHS old boys rugger tougher than the rest

FOUNDERS FUN: A combined 43 Air School and Stenden South Africa rugby team went down 72 – 12 to the Port Alfred High School...

Body of scuba diver found

The body of a scuba diver who disappeared in the ocean off Nelson Mandela Bay was found on Sunday- two kilometres from where he...

Abriella hoping to become youngest person to complete Robin Island swim

Great White sharks do not worry 10-year-old ju-jitsu student Abriella Bredell. Jellyfish will be more of a concern when she tries to become the youngest...

Springbok captain Etzebeth thanks Port Elizabeth fans for “created a great...

Springbok captain Eben Etzebeth was pleased with his side's showing after they beat Argentina 37-15 in their opening Rugby Championship match in front of...

PAHS derby day against Alexander Road

Continuing with the Port Alfred High School Founders Day celebrations of August 18, PAHS held a derby day at the school fields on Saturday hosting...

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Floral Art Group celebrates 25 blooming years

IT was on the August 10 1992 that the Port Alfred Floral Art Group (PAFAG) was formed in the lounge of the Royal Port...

Pair collared after theft at liquor store

Keep up to date with latest reports on crime activity in Port Alfred and surrounds. AT 11.35am Thursday, August 3 a report of theft was...

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School principal beats matric boys with a pipe

A Port Elizabeth high school principal has admitted whacking at least three matric pupils out...

PAHS old boys rugger tougher than the rest

FOUNDERS FUN: A combined 43 Air School and Stenden South Africa rugby team went down...

How to avoid being eaten by a crocodile

London-based crocodile expert Dr Simon Pooley is back in Africa to save scores of schoolchildren...

PAHS derby day against Alexander Road

Continuing with the Port Alfred High School Founders Day celebrations of August 18, PAHS held a...

Diamond Jubilee celebration for Kenton Primary School

LAST Saturday saw Kenton Primary School celebrate its 60th year in operation with activities such...

Port Alfred High School celebrates 134 Years!

The PAHS community celebrates its origin at a special Founders Day assembly in August each...