Yolanda Palezweni Politics Reporter

Yolanda Palezweni is a Politics Reporter at The Herald and Weekend Post. Her key objective is to change people’s perception about journalism, and be a voice of the voiceless.

ANC holds onto Sarah Baartman District

Politics

History repeated itself on Thursday when the ANC retained the mayoral chains for the Sarah Baartman District as either ...

ANC retains mayorship in Sarah Baartman municipality

Politics

The ANC’s former mayor in the Dr Beyers Naude municipality was elected as mayor of the Sarah Baartman District ...

Motherwell residents clean up vandalised library

News

Days after the Motherwell Library vandalism was discovered, residents started a mass cleanup at the facility while also ...

Family lives in shack as RDP house built 151km away

News

A Motherwell family whose RDP housing subsidy was approved in 1998, is still living in a shack as their house was built ...

Minority party infighting shakes Nelson Mandela Bay coalition

Politics

The leader of a minority party in the coalition governing Nelson Mandela Bay has vowed to withdraw its councillors from ...

Salga mourns passing of former Joe Gqabi District Municipality mayor Zibonele Dumzela

News

The South African Local Government Association has conveyed its condolences to the family of former Joe Gqabi ...

METRO MATTERS | Residents down in dumps about New Brighton’s piles of rubbish

News

Rats, mosquitos and flies. These are just some of the pests New Brighton residents have had to deal with  because of ...

Give us our share, say disgruntled SMMEs

News

Nelson Mandela Bay SMMEs have met various municipal role players to air their frustration regarding the slow progress ...

E-hailing drivers renovate burnt Kwazakhele home

News

An uber good deed is under way in Kwazakhele after a group of e-hailing drivers stepped in to assist an impoverished ...

‘Every night we hear people’s screams’

News

Terrified residents living in darkness along one of New Brighton’s main roads are pleading for its street lights to be ...