Screaming victims die in shack fire

“I heard them screaming for help but we could not get to them.”These were the words of traumatised residents who witnessed four people, two of them minors, being burnt alive ...

The man accused of murdering young mom, Kelly Bain, has been sentenced to an effective 16 years in ...

"We said goodbye to him a few times," Michael van Wyk's mom, Talitha Kruger, 22, said on Tuesday ...

Fight for control of Nelson Mandela Bay


The Nelson Mandela Bay coalition government is facing a new crisis – a hung council that is at the mercy of opposition ...

Witness points out gunmen in 'after tears' shoot-out murder case


A state witness testifying in a case involving two men facing a slew of charges after allegedly mowing down six people ...

One-of-a-kind walk in nature at Bellevue reserve


Tranquil moments in the wild as the sun rises or sets while you gaze upon the majestic giraffes that roam the 2,500m² ...

Kelly Bain accused admits housebreaking spree


The man accused of murdering three Port Elizabeth women, including young mother Kelly Bain, has detailed how in between ...

NPA harmed Jacob Zuma's rights, says advocate


Former president's rights 'deeply compromised'

Protector to fight Gupta-linked Vrede dairy farm high court ruling


The high court rules Busisiwe Mkhwebane failed in her duties under the Public Protector Act and under the constitution

Race issues not addressed – author


The Freedom Front Plus represents people whose racial views have not changed in the last 25 years, says former trade ...

Bhisho's Pemmy Majodina new chief whip in parliament


Eastern Cape MEC Pemmy Majodina has been appointed ANC chief whip in the National Assembly when it convenes on ...

Clowns who make reading fun


As the three clowns silently read their books, one shatters the peace with his constant giggling – for which he is ...

Bay acting city boss Peter Neilson steps down for medical reasons


Nelson Mandela Bay acting city manager Peter Neilson has been relieved of his duties with immediate effect, the ...

'Selfish' Rob Packham guilty of murdering his wife


More than a year after his arrest, Rob Packham was found guilty on Monday of killing his wife.

Suspect arrested after leaving phone in robbery getaway car


An alleged robber was arrested after forgetting his cellphone, which had a screensaver picture of himself on it, in the ...

Eight die in Port Elizabeth gang violence in May


Eight people have been killed, some of them teenagers, and more than 10 injured in what appears to be a series of gang ...


Four people, two of them children, died in a shack fire in Malabar's Extension 6 informal settlement.

Malabar fire

Four people, two of them children, died in a shack fire in Malabar's Extension 6 informal settlement.


Studentification of Bay suburbs needs more research

Annual reports of the university sent to the government indicate that between 2012 and 2019, the number of students attending Nelson Mandela University ...

We have seen this movie before

Why is it, to rephrase the old saying, that we are condemned to repeat the horrific past even when we can see its impact right before our eyes?

It’s lies and betrayal from DA

At the moment we’re all solemn-faced about the heartrending tableau of St Mmusi Maimane taking “full responsibility” for the poor showing in last week’s ...

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Rock-solid defence boosts EP

A bone-crunching defensive effort by the Multisure EP Elephants laid the platform for their big 52-3 win over the ...

Semenya to race 3,000m at Diamond League's Prefontaine

The South African has won two Olympic golds at 800 meters, and has insisted she will not take medication to comply with ...

New Zealand veterans spurred by 2015 World Cup failure

The Black Caps hope to shed their tag as gallant losers after making the World Cup semi-finals six times then finally ...

Former F1 champion Niki Lauda dead at 70

Austrian racing legend won three titles with Ferrari, McLaren and survived near-fatal crash in 1976