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Teenager arrested for allegedly stabbing father to death over argument of horse saddle

2018-08-16 18:28

A 17-year-old boy is facing charges of murder after allegedly stabbing his father over a saddle and will appear in the Elliotdale Magistrate's Court.

Centane school set on fire, police investigating arson

2018-08-04 10:44

Centane Police are investigating a case of arson after the Ncedisizwe Senior Secondary School, based in the Cebe Village, had been set on fire.

WATCH: Brazen Eastern Cape bakkie thieves make off with entire Sassa ATM

Five armed robbers loaded an entire social grants ATM onto the back of a small getaway bakkie at a local Spar. Watch.

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Two injured in Mthatha cash-in-transit robbery

2018-07-26 14:44

A woman and a man have been shot during a cash-in-transit robbery in Mthatha in the Eastern Cape, where they were waiting for a local FNB to open its doors.

Eastern Cape taxis threaten to strike if road isn't tarred

2018-07-19 05:17

Taxi drivers in Ntlaza, outside Mthatha, have threatened to embark on a strike if the road is not tarred. Money budgeted for tarring road was diverted for disaster relief in 2009.

East London taxi commuters left wet and unhappy

2018-07-13 09:07

Street vendors, commuters and taxi drivers at Tsholomnqa Taxi Rank in central East London say they have been waiting for years for the municipality to build a taxi shelter.

2 men linked to farmer's murder arrested, stolen rifles recovered

2018-06-28 16:01

Police have been commended for conducting thorough investigations and arresting the two suspects.

'This area is used as a dumpsite' - Mandela Park resident

2018-06-26 07:02

Mandela Park residents are accusing the Buffalo City Metropolitan Municipality of neglecting them, saying politicians only visit the area to garner votes.

The ANC is plotting against me, says Oscar Mabuyane

2018-06-24 07:33

The Eastern Cape chair claims ANC leaders did not want to oppose a court bid by his opponents which could, if successful, see him deposed.

Police commissioner shocked by Eastern Cape cop shooting wife

2018-06-23 12:05

Eastern Cape Police Commissioner Lieutenant General Liziwe Ntshinga has expressed her shock at a policeman who shot and killed his wife at a school.


East London residents demand that electricity connections be restored

2018-08-14 07:50

Since it formed in 2008, residents of Harry Gwala informal settlement in Duncan Village, East London, have had no legal access to electricity and have been using electricity drawn from a street light mast through izinyoka (illegal connections).

Nelson Mandela Bay coalition against the ropes as PA changes sides, again

2018-08-02 22:46

The Democratic Alliance-led coalition government in Nelson Mandela Bay is facing its biggest battle to date, after a high-level delegation of senior members from the City's opposition parties met to discuss removing the coalition from power.

Residents fork out to fix East London's decaying hostels

2018-07-27 07:34

Hostel dwellers in Duncan Village, East London say the municipality has not maintained their buildings for nearly 20 years.

Girl, 2, drowns in dam in Willowvale, Eastern Cape

2018-07-19 21:25

A two-year-old girl has drowned in a dam in Willowvale in the Eastern Cape.

Fort Hare exams suspended as Nehawu strike over wages continues

2018-07-18 15:19

Students at the University of Fort Hare have been unable to write their exams due to a strike by members of the National Education, Health and Allied Workers' Union.

Duncan Village residents in the dark after illegal electricity connections trips new transformer

2018-06-29 08:45

The Buffalo City Metropolitan Municipality has installed a new supply transformer but residents were left without electricity a week later, after it was switched off.

Mthatha commuters want central taxi rank reopened

2018-06-27 06:46

Commuters in Mthatha want a rank that was closed at the end of April following scores of deaths linked to taxi violence reopened.

Losing their manhood in becoming men

2018-06-24 10:01

In the past 12 years, more than 800 men and teenage boys have had their penises amputated after botched traditional circumcision procedures.

Argument over pig slaughtering leads to death of man

2018-06-23 20:24

A 25-year-old man was killed following a fall-out with a friend over the slaughtering of a pig in Willowvale in the Eastern Cape.

Sasol GTC championship Round 4: East London round of racing doesn't disappoint

2018-06-22 07:17

Round 4 of the 2018 Sasol GTC Championship saw a large East London crowd entertained by close racing on Saturday, June 16.

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