Eastern Cape 'a better province'

2014-02-22 07:54

The Eastern Cape is a much better place now than it was 20 years ago, Premier Noxolo Kiviet has said.

Eastern Cape spends millions on food: DA

2013-10-17 22:29

The DA says that the Eastern Cape government has spent over R87m on catering, with certain departments spending more on catering than staff development.

Sterkspruit protests condemned

2013-06-19 17:05

The Eastern Cape executive council has condemned service delivery protests in Sterkspruit.

'Devastating' corruption in E Cape health dept

2013-02-04 07:26

A forensic audit of the Eastern Cape health department has revealed "devastating" large-scale graft and nepotism, including 544 suspected ghost employees.

Eastern Cape education dept head quits

2012-04-23 19:52

Modidima Mannya has resigned as Eastern Cape education department head, Premier Noxolo Kiviet asays.

Premier not the drunken woman in video

2012-04-02 12:17

The drunken woman seen in a YouTube video that went viral is not Eastern Cape Premier Noxolo Kiviet, but the owner of a sports club, according to a report.

Eastern Cape teachers end go-slow

2012-02-08 21:21

Teachers in the Eastern Cape have ended a go-slow, the provincial education department says.

Nelson Mandela's home village Qunu abuzz

2011-07-17 22:04

Qunu, about 35km from Mthatha in the Eastern Cape, has been abuzz with activity ahead of the 93rd birthday of its most famous son, Nelson Mandela.

E Cape reshuffle just politics - DA

2010-11-28 20:27

The overhaul of the Eastern Cape cabinet has nothing to do with service delivery, the Democratic Alliance in the province says.

Murdered gran, grandchildren buried

2010-09-01 11:07

An Eastern Cape grandmother and her grandchildren, who were hacked to death in August, have been buried, according to media reports.

6 000 rock up for Mandela bash

2010-07-18 20:44

There were VIPs in helicopters and expensive cars. Ordinary people came by foot and on horseback - all 6 000 to attend Nelson Mandela's birthday bash at Mvezo.


'Peace can change everything'

2013-12-08 12:37

A church official has made a plea for the ANC to stop its infighting at a prayer service for former president Nelson Mandela held in Mthatha.

ANC premiers face chop - report

2013-07-14 16:04

Limpopo Premier Cassel Mathale and North West Premier Thandi Modise are likely to get axed as the ANC tries to clean up its image ahead of next year's elections, says a report.

E Cape flood damage to be assessed

2013-04-23 16:02

The extent of flood damage in parts of the Eastern Cape is being assessed, the province's local government department says.

SANDF takes over Mthatha Airport

2012-05-21 20:45

Mthatha Airport, in the Eastern Cape, has been handed over to Defence Minister Lindiwe Sisulu for use by the SA National Defence Force.

Mannya still education dept head - E Cape

2012-04-17 08:56

Eastern Cape Premier Noxolo Kiviet's office has denied reports of trying to force provincial education department head Modidima Mannya to leave, saying he remains in his post.

Govt angry over 'drunk premier' video

2012-03-30 22:23

The Eastern Cape government has called for the person who posted a video, purportedly of Premier Noxolo Kiviet drunk at an East London bar, to be prosecuted.

Zuma assessing E Cape service delivery

2011-09-29 13:24

President Jacob Zuma is in Mthatha to assess the progress of a service delivery intervention plan for King Sabata Dalindyebo municipality.

No sex please till you're 23 - premier

2011-05-10 22:57

High school pupils must abstain from sex until the age of 23, Eastern Cape Premier Noxolo Kiviet says.

10 new ministries for E Cape

2010-11-27 15:50

Eastern Cape Premier Noxolo Kiviet has announced a cabinet reshuffle in the province in an attempt to "align" the province with the "national efforts".

EC mud schools to sue state

2010-08-31 10:26

Seven mud schools in the Eastern Cape are suing the government over their lack of infrastructure, according to media reports in the province.

ECape targets mud schools

2010-02-20 07:31

The Eastern Cape government intends to eradicate mud schools in the province to provide quality education to all pupils.

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