Girl’s ordeal sparks school probe

A grade 5 Port Elizabeth pupil was allegedly locked in a sickbay at Sydenham Primary School – and forgotten for the entire school day – after she was accused of making a ...

Baby murdered in suspected hit murder in Zwide.

Andile Lungisa, the municipality’s infrastructure and engineering portfolio head, had to resort to ...

Parliament to be dissolved to make way for May 8 elections


Parliament is to be dissolved in the next few days, albeit at a technical level.

Man arrested after trying to cash in fake bank notes worth R2m


A 35-year-old man has been arrested after he tried to exchange counterfeit bank notes to the value of R2m, police said ...

‘Bay will have to stand on own feet financially’


If the Nelson Mandela Bay municipality is to survive the next three years, it will need to find ways to be self-reliant.

WATCH | SA teacher inspires pupils - by shouting at them!


A teacher from Bracken High School in Alberton, Ekurhuleni, has been lauded after he was filmed praising a student for ...

R23m monthly rent for Discovery's Sandton HQ sparks outrage


A 15-year lease arrangement between Discovery and property groups Growthpoint and Zenprop sees the insurer fork out ...

Emerging farmers get R3.7bn boost


The government has budgeted R3.7bn to assist emerging farmers seeking to acquire arable land to farm. It will also ...

New school bus ensures safe ride


Isuzu Motors South Africa, in partnership with Ironman 4 the Kids initiative, recently rode in to help Heatherbank ...

Dehorned rhino found dead at Shamwari


The carcass of a rhino has been found at the Shamwari Game Reserve near Port Elizabeth. This marks the first rhino ...

Trawler in Bay puts focus on hake fishing


Although the vessel turned out to be operating legally, the alert highlights the concerns of ordinary South Africans ...

Finance Minister Tito Mboweni stands behind top Treasury official


Responding to a question during a pre-budget media briefing on Wednesday about whether he still had full confidence in ...

Unspent NHI funds shifted to fill critical posts


The development is consistent with the emphasis President Cyril Ramaphosa has placed on tackling the crisis in ...

Lock up this ruthless killer for a long time, Jason Rohde prosecutor tells judge


The state asked the high court in Cape Town to throw the book at wife-killer Jason Rohde.

BUDGET | Prepare to cough up more for booze‚ cigarettes and fuel


South Africans are set to cough up even more for tobacco and alcohol‚ following yet another increase on sin taxes ...


Bracken High School teacher applauds student

A teacher from Bracken High School in Alberton, Ekurhuleni, has been lauded after he was filmed praising a student for her good work.


Hope springs from the ashes

On March 10 2017, 13-year-old Rene Roman was sent to the shop to buy chips. Her life was about to end. Rene would be discovered in a Wendy House with her body ...

Towards a more professional and productive public service

One of the main objectives of the next administration, the sixth of the democratic era, is the reduction of the government’s wage bill.

Moves to undermine Cyril

The greatest threat to Cyril Ramaphosa’s reform agenda is of course the unfolding, full-on project launched by the state capture crowd to unseat him from ...

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Lisa Yengeni sings at Jazz Afro Sunday

Port Elizabeth singer songwriter Lisa Yengeni will perform at PE Opera House’s Jazz Afro Sunday

It's win or bust for Faf's boys

South Africa will have added incentive to get one over Sri Lanka when the sides meet in the second cricket Test at St ...

Editorial | Action vital on SA’s financial dire straits

If you have ever had any doubt about the dire state of South Africa’s finances, look no further than this sobering line ...

Thabo Sebong reveals the secret to Amajita's success in Niger

Amajita being the first team to arrive in Niger‚ apart from the hosts‚ for the Africa Under-20 Cup of Nations was a ...

Amazon’s robots give peek into future

A young woman fitted out in a red safety vest, with pouches full of sensors and radio transmitters on her belt and a ...