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Heroin use surges in Nelson Mandela Bay

An alarming spike in the use of highly addictive and deadly heroin at drug dens in Nelson Mandela Bay has emerged, resulting in thousands of new syringe needles being ...

Vehicle-tracking information and his father’s gun linked a 24-year-old suspect to the bloody ...

The Nelson Mandela Bay municipality is considering the use of abandoned schools and derelict ...

State capture commission terminates contract of Bosasa-linked security company


A company falling under the umbrella of controversial state contractor Bosasa has had its contract with the state ...

WANTED | Help police track down these people


The SAPS in Nelson Mandela Bay is appealing to the public to keep their eyes peeled for a number of suspected ...

Four Bay taxi drivers arrested for overloading school pupils


Four Nelson Mandela Bay taxi drivers have been arrested by metro police this week alone for overloading.

Teacher suspended after locking grade 1 pupil in strongroom overnight


The Mpumalanga education department suspended a teacher on Friday who allegedly locked a grade 1 pupil in a store room ...

Child rapist escapes life sentence


A Port Elizabeth rapist whose lawyer said he had been “rather thoughtful” when he wore a condom and did not break the ...

Lectures to resume on Monday as DUT and SRC strike truce


The trouble-ridden Durban University of Technology, which has been plagued by protests and disruptions in the past ...

Elderly woman robbed in Brymore complex


An 84-year-old woman was robbed inside her complex house in Dianne Road, Brymore, by four men at 2:30am on Friday.

PE raid leads to R19,000 dagga bust


A joint operation saw one firearm and about R19 000 worth of dagga was confiscated during a raid at a house in ...

WATCH | Schoolboy beaten, robbed in broad daylight in Hillbrow


Police have launched a manhunt for the group of men who strangled and robbed a school boy in Hillbrow, Johannesburg.

‘Why shoot a baby?’


The shocked family of Siyabulela Vena, 40, and tiny Asesakhe – who were shot dead in their bed by intruders late on ...

R3m 'cocaine' stash found in bags belonging to woman who had 'no luggage'


A woman who denied checking in any luggage had some explaining to do when two backpacks allegedly stuffed with R3m ...

The Herald Cooking Masterclass restarts with taste of Thailand


The Herald, Capsicum Culinary Studio and Three Peaks Wine are turning up the gas and hosting a second series of The ...

Tekkie Town saleswomen forced to sit in 'naughty corner' to sue


Dear Tekkie Town. I will not be returning to work and I will proceed civilly against you due to the humiliation I ...


Bracken High School teacher applauds student

A teacher from Bracken High School in Alberton, Ekurhuleni, has been lauded after he was filmed praising a student for her good work.


Hope springs from the ashes

On March 10 2017, 13-year-old Rene Roman was sent to the shop to buy chips. Her life was about to end. Rene would be discovered in a Wendy House with her body ...

Towards a more professional and productive public service

One of the main objectives of the next administration, the sixth of the democratic era, is the reduction of the government’s wage bill.

Moves to undermine Cyril

The greatest threat to Cyril Ramaphosa’s reform agenda is of course the unfolding, full-on project launched by the state capture crowd to unseat him from ...

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Vuyo Mvoko | Mboweni’s public service pickle

Shortly after his appointment as finance minister in October 2018, Tito Mboweni was quite candid about his thoughts on ...

SKINNERBEK | Bay artists wax lyrical at event

Darlings! If I didn’t know better, I would swear 2019 was a bolt of lightning in disguise. Can you believe we’re ...

Editorial | Kings need to get a grip on discipline

It is high time for the struggling Isuzu Southern Kings to get a grip on their woeful disciplinary record in the ...

Motocross ready for Bay onslaught

Over 160 riders will compete in the spectacle be part of the event, with and at least 30 riders from across the ...

Motherwell rapper to represent Bay

Motherwell-born rapper Siyavuya “Automatic” Klaas, 26, is set to represent the Bay at the annual Back To The City ...