WATCH | Tsitsikamma fire still raging

More than 100 firefighters from eight Working on Fire (WOF) teams — together with a helicopter and a fixed-wing spotter plane — are still battling to control a blaze that ...

Robberies have increased at the Forest Hill cemetery, according to Gqeberha police.

The levels of Nelson Mandela Bay’s dams continue to dwindle, dropping to a combined level of 11.17% ...

THE HERALD BOOK CLUB | Author gone, but her ...


The Herald and Bargain Books present our reviews of the month for June 2021

‘Mother of all anti-apartheid activists’ ...


Anti-apartheid activist Vivian Nomaindia Badela died on Sunday in a Gqeberha ...

N2 closed near Tsitsikamma inferno


Five emergency teams have been dispatched to extinguish a raging fire in ...

Nelson Mandela Bay hospitals feeling Covid-19 heat


Hospitals and emergency services personnel in Nelson Mandela Bay are taking strain amid a sharp rise in coronavirus ...

More women vaccinated than men in Eastern Cape


Women are taking the lead in the Eastern Cape vaccine race, with more than double the number of females getting their ...

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Gqeberha and Kariega name changes here to stay — Mthethwa


Like it or not, the names Gqeberha and Kariega are here to stay.

Only a cellphone stolen from driver of torched R1.6m truck


Only a cellphone was stolen from the driver of the torched R1.6m truck transporting manganese on the Addo Road, Wells ...

Sunridge mother tests positive, three children showing symptoms


A Sunridge family of six is one of Nelson Mandela Bay’s latest Covid-19 victims as cases continue to rise.

Truck torched near Addo Road


A truck was hijacked near the Addo Road, Wells Estate on Monday, and later set alight under a nearby bridge.

‘Help us rescue this granny’


Another community’s desperate plea for help has surfaced on social media — this time for a 75-year-old woman who is ...

New Brighton residents call for removal of station commander


A group of New Brighton residents handed over a memorandum of grievances to a senior police officer at the weekend and ...

VP Grudge Race series delivers high-octane thrills


High revs and hot tyres made for an unforgettable weekend for petrolheads tuning in virtually for the VP Grudge Racing ...

Eastern Cape sees wool decline


Sheep wool producers in the Eastern Cape region should expect a slight decrease in wool sales income due to the severe ...

Omotoso, Petersen, other big names back in court after recess


A number of high-profile cases are expected to be heard when the high court in Gqeberha resumes on July 19.

New geographical names committee announced


The province has a new Eastern Cape Provincial Geographical Names Committee which will be led by its former deputy, ...


A wave pool & helicopter? Here's what 'Africa's largest search & rescue centre' will look like

The University of Johannesburg’s Doornfontein campus will in eight months’ time house Africa’s biggest search and rescue training centre. The facility will stand four storeys tall, be about 3,000m2 in size and cost about R71m.


Reshuffle the cabinet, please, Mr President

National Assembly speaker Thandi Modise and National Council of Provinces chair Amos Masondo issued a joint statement last week commemorating the hundreds of ...

Don’t laugh off Covid-19

With 149 people dying from Covid-19 complications in SA within 24 hours, the virus deserves to be taken more seriously.

Education gives you edge in job market

Meet two young South Africans who make my point about the value of a good basic education and hard work

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Here’s how Zenande Mfenyana balances motherhood ...

Zenande Mfenyana shares how she lets her little one know she's loved during her mother's absence.

Chilli Boys trump playoffs noise

The Chilli Boys kicked of their campaign to save the team's  DStv Premiership status on a solid note when they beat ...

Bromell clinches men's 100m, Felix punches ticket to fifth Olympics

The world leader Bromell entered Eugene, Oregon, this week amid enormous expectations and did not disappoint, scorching ...

LEARNING CURVE | Developing, enriching people with relevant skills

Eastcape Training Centre CEO Neil Harilal says he believes their success is in the number of qualified learners that ...

Anele Mdoda chats about life at 37, ruling TV & radio - and her book!

"As for my book, I will only write a book when I can be honest. So many memoirs have been void of truth in this ...

Oosthuizen has no regrets about hitting driver at 17

A stroke behind Jon Rahm, who was already in the clubhouse, Oosthuizen could have hit a more lofted club off the tee ...