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No boot for city leaders

2015-05-05 14:47

CONTRARY to recent speculation and media reports, there will be no reshuffling of the current ANC regional leadership in the Nelson Mandela Bay (NMB). This was announced on Monday during a visit by...

Tips on choosing the right school for your child

2015-04-30 14:39

WHEN it comes to one’s child, nothing but the best will do. But how do you know that the school or crèche you want to enrol your child at is the best for him or her? “There are many parents who need...

Electricity chief works from home

2015-05-06 06:00

Continued from page 1 One of the concerns is the amount of electricity revenue lost. According to The Herald the Metro lost R120 million in electricity in six months in the 2014/2015 financial year,...

Belly dancing to an animal rescue tune

2015-04-30 14:41

AS part of celebrating this year’s World Belly Dance Day on May 9, two local belly dance groups, Rakshada Belly Dancers and Zahra’s Oriental Dance Studio, are both hosting shows to raise funds for...

New festival aims to put the Bay on cultural map

2015-04-30 14:40

IT’S all systems go for Nelson Mandela Bay’s inaugural annual premier cultural festival that is poised to be one of the biggest entertainment attractions on its calendar. The festival will be held...

Public meetings to discuss metro’s draft budget

2015-05-06 06:00

THE Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality is hosting a series of public meetings, from yesterday until May 18, to discuss, among others, its draft 2015/16 budget. According to the draft budget, the...

Donations help to cheer up young cancer patients

2015-04-30 14:40

THE Curro Westbrook school partnered with the Igazi Foundation last quarter to support children with cancer. Pupils and parents from the school donated money, books and toys to make the lives of the...

Formula 1 to raise its game in Spain

2015-05-06 06:00

THE three-week wait is over and the battle is ready to resume at this weekend’s Spanish Grand Prix. The question is which battle? Will it be a battle between Mercedes teammates or will Ferrari ascend...

Municipality denies motorcycles standing idle

2015-04-30 14:34

THE Municipality has vehemently denied accusations by the Democratic Alliance (DA) that 19 motorcycles, which cost tax payers over R2 million, have been sitting idle for five years to date. Municipal...

Excitement over Eastern Cape’s only ice rink

2015-04-30 14:37

THE imminent opening of what will be the Eastern Cape’s only ice rink – in the Fun Factory zone of the R1.7 billion Baywest Mall – has skating enthusiasts, schools and families eager to hit the ice...

Healthy injection for Ford workers

2015-04-30 14:38

THE Ford Struandale engine plant in Port Elizabeth has opened a brand new medical/wellness centre to better serve its employees in terms of overall health and wellness. The multifaceted new clinic,...

Children at high risk of burn injuries

2015-04-30 14:39

SOUTH Africa has an extremely high incidence of burn injuries, with an estimated 3,2% of the population suffering from a thermal injury annually. These accidents most commonly occur in densely...

NMMU to host summit with renowned jazz musicians

2015-04-30 14:41

NMMU’s music department will be hosting the ‘Ingqungquthela’ or summit, which is a collaborative initiative between renowned South African jazz musicians, at the South Campus Auditorium on Tuesday,...


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2015-04-30 14:34

Baywest set to be ‘one of SA’s most advanced malls’

2015-04-30 14:40

THE Baywest Mall’s architects say they have made sure that when the long-awaited centre opens on May 21, it will be one of the country’s most enjoyable shopping and futuristic centres. Port...

Country’s first auto mooring system at Port of Ngqura

2015-04-30 14:40

THE Port of Ngqura has introduced the country’s first automated mooring system, to improve port efficiency and safety. The system comprises 26 mooring units, the last of which arrived at the port in...

Theodor Herzl School welcomes new campus head

2015-04-30 14:39

THEODOR Herzl Schools has a new head of campus, John Alexander, who takes over from Stephen Fay. The change of leadership comes after more than a decade, marked by positive growth and...

Celebs at Women’s Race

2015-05-06 06:00

TELEVISION personality Nico Panagio and top recording artist Jimmy Nevis are set to entertain the crowds during the SPAR Women’s Challenge at Pollok Beach in Port Elizabeth on Saturday, May 9. Top...

Stadium gets first PSL domestic cup final

2015-05-06 06:00

THE Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium will over the next two weekends host two important national soccer matches – the 2014/15 Nedbank Cup final, between Ajax Cape Town and Mamelodi Sundowns, as well as the...

How to become the next Puma School Sport Star winner

2015-04-30 14:35

THE PE Express and Puma would like to give recognition to high school learners who excel in sport. We want to know about high school learners’ achievements and want to reward them for their hard work...

Home reno reality TV series filmed in PE

2015-04-30 14:34

HOME owners in Port Elizabeth who want to sell their house can now enter a reality show competition and stand a chance of receiving R50?000’s worth of home renovations to increase the value of their...

‘PE Express’ moves in cyber space

2015-04-30 14:34

READERS who like reading their news on the PE Express website ( will have an even better reading experience from May 1 when the PE Express website will be integrated with that of...

New suburb for Bay

2015-04-30 14:38

OVER R7 billion will be spent in a development near Parsons Vlei which will see a new affluent suburb which will house 3?500 families in the next 12 months. Wishing our readers and advertisers a Happy...

New market to showcase local fare

2015-04-30 14:39

PORT ELIZABETH’s first local artisan food fair, The Valley Market, will open its doors to the public in the historic Baakens Valley precinct on Saturday, May 2. Market-goers will be able to savour a...

Lego makes school science fun

2015-04-30 14:39

SCHOOLS in Nelson Mandela Bay will soon be exposed to the fun and excitement of science and technology when the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University School of ICT introduces the First Lego...

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