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New substation to secure electricity supply

2017-05-18 06:02

The old problem of an unreliable electricity supply to the Uitenhage and KwaNobuhle distribution areas will soon be a thing of the past. This is thanks to a more than R50 million renovation and...

Metro wants to audit all commonage

2017-05-18 06:00

An audit of all available commonage in the Nelson Mandela Bay metro is to be done, as the number of cattle and stray animals has become a source of concern.

Arrests owed to police’s back-to-basics approach

2017-05-18 06:01

Members from the Uitenhage Cluster continued to clamp down on criminal activities over the past weekend by means of several successful operations that were conducted.

Blood donors thanked for ‘gift of life’

2017-05-18 06:01

There is no artificial substitute for blood and because the need for blood is constant - so is the need for donations!.

Born Free gives lions back their pride

2017-05-18 06:00

Former zoo lion, Nelson, and confiscated “exotic pet”, Ciam, are starting new lives in their ancestral home of Africa.

Drywers wil taxi’s los en busse bestuur

2017-05-18 06:00

Met breë glimlagte op hul gesigte en vars ink op hul nuwe leerlingrybewyse het ’n groep taxibestuurders die eerste stap gedoen om hulle as busbestuurders te bekwaam.

Goodnight market at Tramways

2017-05-18 06:01

The ever-popular Goodnight Market, which will be held tonight at the Tramways Building on Valley Road in the Bay, has partnered with Tops and Spar.

Legendary indoor cricket masters retire

2017-05-18 06:00

After fifteen 15 years of enjoying indoor cricket as a sport the masters in the Shockwaves indoor cricket team have decided to retire.

House hunting? A cool head will get you the best deal

2017-05-18 06:00

When you buy a home you are not just buying bricks and mortar or a roof over your head. You are also buying your future.


2017-05-11 06:01

Owing to the Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality, as was the case this time last year, not paying the SPCA Uitenhage for municipal pound services rendered, the local SPCA is in dire financial straits.

Schools join funky tekkie lace campaign in aid of SPCA

2017-05-11 06:03

It is nearly time to put on your tekkies, stringed with the funky Tekkie Tax shoelaces, and wearing them proudly to work or school in support of protecting the vulnerable, whether it be people or...

Winning model to convert urban barriers into human habitation

2017-05-11 06:03

Mario van Wyk of Uitenhage has represented the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University at the 30th Corobrik Architectural Student of the Year Awards which were held yesterday at the Hilton Hotel in...

UD awarded for its community involvement

2017-05-11 06:01

The UD News received the Outstanding Community Involvement award during the annual EP Media awards dinner which was held last Friday at Mannas in Port Elizabeth.


Winter wise electricity use

2017-05-18 06:00

Many cost conscious consumers who have converted to prepaid electricity to cut their energy bills, are still spending excessively in winter.

Thieves on the hunt for older vehicles

2017-05-18 06:00

The police in Uitenhage are requesting the community to be more vigilant and to assist them to curb the theft of motor vehicles in the area.

Hands-off ... this win is for

2017-05-18 06:01

The Southern Kings’ #FILLTHESTADIUM campaign proved to be a huge success with 21 096 spectators attending last Saturday’s Super Rugby clash at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium.

Uitenhage VW dealer - top in country

2017-05-18 06:01

Market Square Volkswagen Uitenhage scooped three key awards at the prestige Volkswagen Grand Prix Awards which nationally recognize the leading Volkswagen dealerships and staff members.

Mr PE finalists to get tough at 4x4 track

2017-05-18 06:00

The 12 Mr PE uberMann finalists have been told to put on their big boy shoes and pants for the challenge to participate in an extreme 4x4 event on Saturday at the Eastern Cape 4x4 Challenge Club’s...

Sunridge Village family fun run

2017-05-18 06:01

The Sunridge Village Family Run/Walk (5km & 10km) will be held on Saturday starting at 07:00.

Racing circuit to separate men from the boys

2017-05-18 06:01

“We are gunning for glory,” said Volkswagen Motorsport factory driver Daniel Rowe just days before the start of round three of the Sasol GTC Series at the historic East London Grand Prix Circuit.

Unique stadium night relay returns

2017-05-18 06:00

The unique and exciting Town Lodge Business Night Relay returns to the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium at the end of the month for a series of 4 race nights held on the last Tuesday of May, June, July and...

Dekorbeplanner gaan gróót met Ray Dylan-troue

2017-05-11 06:02

Vir ’n plaaslike trou- en dekorbeplanner het die geluk onlangs dubbel in sy guns gedraai toe twee van sy “graag-wil-doen-dinge” binne ’n kort tyd gerealiseer het.

Local butchery nominated as best in province

2017-05-11 06:02

The country’s best butcheries, both nationally and regionally, were recently announced in Johannesburg at the 2017 Cleaver Awards and Uitenhage’s Cuyler Butchery was amongst them.

Tekkie Tax for four footed fur friends

2017-05-11 06:03

Sometimes a dog just needs to speak out to add extra weight to the plight of a good person or institution. In this case it is the SPCA Uitenhage, therefore the human tekkies on my front feet.

Rotary award to honour outstanding youths

2017-05-11 06:02

The Rotary Club of Uitenhage is calling for nominations for its Youth Merit Award for outstanding achievements during 2016/2017.

Empowering girls in science

A Johannesburg high school is making a change in science education for girls and seeing incredible results.

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