President Cyril Ramaphosa's promise: 'There will be action'

President Cyril Ramaphosa promised South Africans a presidency of “action” as he delivered his inauguration speech in Pretoria on Saturday.

Cyril Ramaphosa was inaugurated as president of South Africa's sixth democratically elected ...

Former president Jacob Zuma has snubbed the inauguration of his successor, Cyril Ramaphosa, which ...

Suspect in Isis-linked murder of British couple wants new legal team


One of the three alleged Isis loyalists charged with the murder of a Cape Town-based British couple last year will have ...

Durban man dies after crashing into two children


A motorist was killed when he lost control of his vehicle and ploughed into two children north of Durban on Saturday.

KZN cop arrested for killing colleague in police station


An argument between two cops at a police station near Nkandla in northern KwaZulu-Natal ended in bloodshed on Friday.

Shock as Businesswomen’s Association of SA’s PE branch shuts

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The Port Elizabeth branch of the Businesswomen’s Association of SA (Bwasa) has closed its doors amid allegations of ...

Nature's mathematical patterns inspire unique artworks

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Mathematical patterns found in nature provided the inspiration for three unique artworks produced in Nelson Mandela Bay ...

Two arrested in Jeffreys Bay for possession of stolen property


A man and a woman were caught with R15,000 in the parking area of a shopping mall in Jeffreys Bay on Friday.

Loftus stadium in Pretoria gears up for presidential inauguration


Pretoria sports stadium is a hive of activity ahead of Cyril Ramaphosa's big day

Top talent off to US

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Port Elizabeth’s very own triple threat in the performing arts, Banele Joe, is preparing for the international stage ...

Transnet relocation deal to be probed


The commission of inquiry into state capture instructed its legal team on Friday to contact the Hawks over damning ...

Most emergency call-outs in metro now to shootings

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Ninety-five percent of gun trauma calls attended to by the metro’s Emergency Medical Services since Easter were for ...

Helen Sauls-August ready for the Bhisho hot seat

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She sits in the engine room of the ANC in the Eastern Cape where positions are usually discussed and decided upon, but ...

Gordhan to institute 'immediate review' of findings by Public Protector


Public enterprises minister plans to institute immediate review proceedings against the public protector’s findings ...


Shoppers overpower armed robbers in cell phone store

A group of armed men attempted to rob a cellphone store in Polokwane on May 22 2019.In the video, the men wearing balaclavas are seen entering the store and telling people to get on the floor. But to the criminals' surprise, the shoppers ...


Government must walk the talk

When my son and his family decided to leave SA for a teaching assignment in New Zealand, I had mixed feelings.

South Africa's hopes rest on Ramaphosa

The swearing-in of Ramaphosa would also provide insight into the path the country would embark on in terms of implementing better processes than adversarial ...

Mokonyane set for comeback in powerful position

The position the environmental affairs minister will take up in parliament might seem innocuous, with very few people knowing what a “chair of chairs” does.

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GALLERY | Your week in pictures

The Herald photographers capture the social scene in Nelson Mandela Bay

Old Mutual suspends CEO Peter Moyo over ‘breakdown in trust’

The company has decided that ‘there has been a material breakdown in trust and confidence between him and the board’

Meek Mill is heading to SA and Mzansi is freaking out

Local Meek Mill fans are in meltdown mode over the news.

Displaced by conflict, Libyan students fear for their future

All this has left her "psychologically stressed out", she lamented.

No special general meeting, says Eastern Province's Donovan May

The call comes after Motherwell Cricket Club chairman Sipho Nondlwana delivered a second petition the union’s offices ...