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Kuyasa honoured in reading competition

Different schools from different municipal areas in the Eastern Cape gathered on Friday at the Port Alfred High School sports club to attend an...

Health testing day for the people of Nemato

Jauka Hall was packed with Nemato community members last Thursday for the  eye care and mental health awareness day, which was put together by...

Louca is youngest Rotary E-Club member

Congratulations to Sheena Louca, President of Port Alfred High School Interact Club, who was recently made an honorary member of the Rotary E-Club of...

Kenton man murdered in his home

A 54-year-old man was found murdered in his home in Kenton-on-Sea on Monday, and SAPS are seeking assistance in locating his killers. Johannes Petrus van...

TLU SA looks at taking steps against Eskom over load shedding

Agricultural union TLU SA said on Thursday it was highly suspicious that Eskom, being dissatisfied with the rate increases approved by Nersa, suddenly instituted...

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Kuyasa honoured in reading competition

Different schools from different municipal areas in the Eastern Cape gathered on Friday at the Port Alfred High School sports club to attend an...

Health testing day for the people of Nemato

Jauka Hall was packed with Nemato community members last Thursday for the  eye care and mental health awareness day, which was put together by...

Louca is youngest Rotary E-Club member

Congratulations to Sheena Louca, President of Port Alfred High School Interact Club, who was recently made an honorary member of the Rotary E-Club of...

Kenton man murdered in his home

A 54-year-old man was found murdered in his home in Kenton-on-Sea on Monday, and SAPS are seeking assistance in locating his killers. Johannes Petrus van...

Premier Mabuyane’s statement about the provision of government services during load...

After receiving news that Eskom is implementing stage 2 of load shedding from today, the Eastern Cape provincial government is implementing programs to provide...

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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: Cellphone thief caught on camera and arrested

A video of a man stealing a driver's phone through his car window on October...
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Watch the moment when Dros rapist Ninow is sentenced to life

Convicted Dros rapist Nicholas Ninow was sentenced in the Pretoria high court on October 17...
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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...

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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Belly dancing at The Office

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