Businessman hijacked, stabbed with broken bottle

A Uitenhage businessman narrowly escaped with his life after he was hijacked and stabbed several times with a broken bottle following an ambush in which two men blockaded the ...

A Nelson Mandela University student who was arrested at the weekend after allegedly fatally ...

Public enterprises minister Pravin Gordhan said that soon after he was appointed finance minister ...

Boozing beachgoers ‘tolerated’


The metro appears to have relaxed its stance two years after former mayor Athol ...

Drought set to push up food prices


Agri Eastern Cape president Dougie Stern said rolling heatwaves, strong winds ...

Hospital boss fights ‘tyranny of mob’


Dr Roger Walsh’s advocate, Sheldon Magardie, argued in the Labour Court before ...

Facing the four men accused of killing her dad


The four men have been charged with murder, attempted murder, robbery with aggravating circumstances, kidnapping, ...

Ex-Bay mayor Faku to head regional team


The regional task team, to take over from the dissolved regional executive committee, will be led by former regional ...

Opera concert for animals


The dynamic duo, along with other artists, will host an opera benefit concert on Wednesday November 28 at 7pm at the ...

Calling all matrics: claim your fame and you could win R10,000


You’ve done the hard work – now it’s time to claim your matric fame

Late tender award results in contraceptive backlog


The Nur-Isterate injection is part of the government’s family planning protocol and is used bi-monthly by women.

Popular language project hits snag


Shine Literacy Project aims to bolster the literacy levels of grade 3 pupils in the disadvantaged community and has ...

Councillor on fraud rap back in court


Councillor Mbulelo Manyati, a former undertaker at Zincedeni Funeral Services, along with his son Mandisa Sibham, as ...

Student held after death of robber


The information technology student, 23, whom police refuse to name until he is charged in court, was arrested just ...

Rising Bay soccer star shot dead


Thulani Motloung, 25, was hit in the upper body outside the Mhegane Street tavern in what, at this point, appears to ...

Lungisa ‘must do right thing’


A meeting, held at Calata House in King William’s Town, among other things confirmed the disbanding of the Nelson ...

ANC EC bosses to announce NMB Regional Task Team


The new team, to help rebuild the ANC in the city, will be led by former regional chairman and ex-Bay mayor Nceba Faku, ...

Breakthrough in mass shooting at home


Ruaan Willemse, 8, Deacon van Rooyen, 14, and Chadwin Calvert, 17, were visiting at a house in Capulet Street when they ...

De Lille to start new political party


Patricia De Lille is challenging the outcomes of a probe conducted by law firm Bowmans Gilfillan, which conducted a ...


The Port Elizabeth man who was horrifically mauled in a pitbull attack – in which he lost an arm – is suffering recurring nightmares that the dogs are still coming after him. Making a slow recovery but still in tremendous pain, Gerald Cloete, 40, miraculously survived the savage attack by three pitbulls in Rowallan Park on February 18. Filmed by: Karen van Rooyen Edited: Deneesha Pillay

PE man's dog attack nightmare won’t end

The Port Elizabeth man who was horrifically mauled in a pitbull attack – in which he lost an arm – is suffering recurring nightmares that the dogs are still coming after him. Making a slow recovery but still in tremendous pain, Gerald ...


SA politics sometimes simple

Steve Biko once said that we black South Africans should do our own mining of natural resources, including asbestos.

Far-right resurgence is chilling

Twenty-five years ago right wingers and racists across the globe were a fringe. When two of their own, the detestable Clive Derby-Lewis and the dissembling ...

Vice-chancellors earn their pay

No, university vice-chancellors (VCs) are not being paid too much.

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Davids on shortlist to coach Bulls

The Bulls confirmed on Monday that the highly rated Deon Davids was on a shortlist of three to coach their Super Rugby ...

SA a long way from being world beaters

South Africa's win in two out four games in St Lucia is not enough to put the squad in the semifinals.

SNAPS | Your faves took out their Sunday best for the Style Awards

Celebs sported their best outfits at the SA Style Awards held in Sandton City on Sunday

Hundreds of schools closed in fear of jihadist attacks

More than three years of assaults and threats by radical Islamists have led to the closure of more than 300 schools, ...

Property: spotlight on Sydenham

Ceramic artist Lookout Sibanda finds his inspiration in this Port Elizabeth suburb