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Port Elizabeth
Saturday, August 19, 2017

House burns down in Westering

A house burnt down in Woolhope Street, just opposite the Westering High School, in Port Elizabeth this afternoon. Police spokesman, Warrant Officer  Alwin Lebans, said...

100 school children injured in horror double crash

A double crash in Port Elizabeth yesterday has left 100 schoolchildren injured – four of them critically – when an overloaded bus crashed, followed...

Matric pupil gets R800k tender from municipality

A company run by a matric pupil has been awarded an R800,000 tender by a KwaZulu-Natal municipality to build a gravel road, the Mercury...

Business as usual at Radisson Blu

The Rezidor Hotel Group South Africa have announced that they will continue to operate and manage the Radisson Blu Hotel in Port Elizabeth, and...

NMMU: We did not bar Zille from giving Biko memorial lecture

The Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University said they did not bar Democratic Alliance Leader and Western Cape premier, Helen Zille, from presenting a memorial lecture...

Ramphele: Education system worse than under Apartheid

South Africa's education system is worse today than the "gutter education" the country had under the apartheid government, said an academic and struggle heroine...

Outrage at police shootings in Jamaica

Armed security personnel are manning roadblocks and have detained dozens of young men as part of a crackdown in a Jamaican ghetto where a...

Dog rescued from shallow grave, has died

A dog rescued from a one-metre grave along Jacks Road in Missionvale, Port Elizabeth, where it was apparently buried for more than 12 hours...

Guy Fawkes Day: Restrictions on discharging of fireworks

The Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality wishes to appeal to the residents of Nelson Mandela Bay to act responsibly regarding the discharging of fireworks on...

Couple attacked in St Francis Bay

A St Francis Bay couple in their forties were attacked in their home during the early hours of this morning. Police spokesman, Pricilla Naidu, said...

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