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Failing at fire fighting

THE poor response time of the Ndlambe fire department has come up twice this month. First, for a fire at an RDP house in Thornhill,...

‘We are ecstatic’: South Africans stranded in China are coming home

The Chinese government will foot the bill for a group of 51 South Africans to return home‚ after they unwittingly became embroiled in a...

Is Stuart Baxter Kaizer Chiefs next big coup signing?

Is Bafana Bafana coach Stuart Baxter leaving his post at the national team to return to Kaizer Chiefs? Already Chiefs have confirmed on heated source...

Polygamist Musa wants a ‘whole nation’ of kids

Uthando Nes'thembu reality star Musa Mseleku may already have 10 children, but the man says he has plans to have "a whole nation"...or at least 10...

Police officer shot dead in brazen Hillbrow heist

A police officer has died in one of the latest cash-in-transit heists to be carried out. The attack happened in broad daylight on the busy...

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Shivers and laughter: More pictures from the Polar Plunge

There was a great community spirit and much fun was had by all who supported Port Alfred High School's Polar Plunge at East Beach...
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Braving the cold for the Polar Plunge

Taking a dip in the ocean on the winter solstice. Port Alfred High School's Polar Plunge drew a good crowd at East Beach this...

Icy plunge to welcome the winter solstice

Some photographs of the Port Alfred High School Polar Plunge, held at East Beach this morning to say goodbye to the long nights and...

A wee problem at the court

  A FOUL stench from a drain in the courtyard of the Port Alfred magistrates court complex has visitors gagging as untreated urine seeps into...

Watch out for announcement of new rates increase

EACH year the Ndlambe municipality has to compile a budget to balance income and expenditure, and this document goes through several iterations until finally...

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Ndlambe ANC caucus condemns actions by EFF

IN a strongly-worded statement on behalf of the ANC caucus in Ndlambe, chief whip Andile Marasi condemned the actions taken by the EFF when protesting...

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Braving the cold for the Polar Plunge

Taking a dip in the ocean on the winter solstice. Port Alfred High School's Polar...
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EFF protest the demolition of graves

The Economic Freedom Fighters were out in numbers on Monday morning to protest what they...
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Bikers visit Port Alfred on Father’s Day

I WAVE of BMW motorcycles entered Port Alfred on Sunday morning on a run from...
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Fit fundraiser at the Civic Centre raises money for Child Welfare

Fella’s Dance School, led by Twan Badenhorst, held a fit fundraiser for Port Child Welfare...
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Port Alfred parkrun keeps drawing newcomers

Doing the Port Alfred parkrun on Saturday June 9. Such a nice course along the...
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Big bids on hides, wine and plane flips at Rotary Fisherman’s Feast

No Rotary event would be complete without an auction, and the Kenton Rotary Fisherman's Feast...
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Full house for Rotary Fisherman’s Feast

The Rotary Club of Kenton-on-Sea held its popular annual Fisherman's Feast at the Kenton Town...
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Residents barricade Joe Slovo Street

Residents were frustrated in their attempt to discuss the lack of jobs from ANC ward...
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WATCH | Soweto woman to run 648km to help mental health sufferers

When Phillip Hlatshwayo‚ 47‚ committed suicide in 2008‚ his daughter Zanele‚ 33‚ lost her hero. As...

WATCH: Explainer: Why the High Court in Bloemfontein freed the Guptas’ assets

The Guptas and their associates scored a court victory on May 28 2018 when the...

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Is Stuart Baxter Kaizer Chiefs next big coup signing?

Is Bafana Bafana coach Stuart Baxter leaving his post at the national team to return to Kaizer Chiefs? Already Chiefs have confirmed on heated source...

Pitso Mosimane and Stuart Baxter are the best‚ says Steven Pienaar

Stuart Baxter is one of the best Bafana Bafana coaches Steven Pienaar worked with‚ the former Everton midfielder has said. Pienaar said Baxter‚ who has...

Gearing up for K-Day in Grahamstown

THE annual derby between St Andrew’s College, Diocesan School for Girls (DSG), DSG Junior, St Andrew’s Prep and Kingswood College, which over the years...

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‘We are ecstatic’: South Africans stranded in China are coming home

The Chinese government will foot the bill for a group of 51 South Africans to...

Shivers and laughter: More pictures from the Polar Plunge

There was a great community spirit and much fun was had by all who supported...
video

Braving the cold for the Polar Plunge

Taking a dip in the ocean on the winter solstice. Port Alfred High School's Polar...

Icy plunge to welcome the winter solstice

Some photographs of the Port Alfred High School Polar Plunge, held at East Beach this...
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Happy Hours have fun with dad

IT was nice to see dads participating in the Dad Olympics at the Word of...

Gearing up for K-Day in Grahamstown

THE annual derby between St Andrew’s College, Diocesan School for Girls (DSG), DSG Junior, St...

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CM Heunis – a rich history of construction expertise

THEY say that any company surviving the second year of business is a sign that it is a viable concern.  But what about a...

Keep winter at bay with hearty meals in cosy settings

TASH'S Craft Bar is gearing up for winter by bringing out a variety of soups, curries, hot pots and bakes. “We are keeping in the...

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