365 suspected rhino poachers arrested in first half of this year

In the first six months of this year‚ 365 suspected rhino poachers were arrested. “Between January and June 2018‚ the Rhino 9 Task Team secured various convictions‚ the ...

A 28-year-old man was arrested following a shoot-out with police a few hours after a shop at Kenako ...

There was not a dry eye in sight when a family member took to the stage to read an emotional letter ...

Fourth robbery at warehouse full of confiscated abalone


For the fourth time in three years‚ the government’s stash of confiscated abalone has been stolen out of a guarded ...

Manhunt underway following Kirkwood house robbery


A team of detectives is following up on all possible leads after a house robbery on a farm about 10km outside Kirkwood ...

Babysitter: I blame myself

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The babysitter of a toddler who was allegedly savagely raped by her sister’s boyfriend has expressed her deep sorrow ...

Big squeeze for Ironman

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Many visitors heading to Port Elizabeth for the hugely anticipated Isuzu Ironman 70.3 World Championship in two weeks’ ...

Former UN chief Kofi Annan dies at age 80


Former United Nations Secretary General and Nobel Peace Prize laureate Kofi Annan has died Saturday after a short ...

‘Trollip may have flown’

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Claims that Nelson Mandela Bay mayor Athol Trollip could have used “the quickest possible method” to get to Port ...

Sole ‘Survivor’ wants to do good

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The sixth season of Survivor SA may have come to an end but it is only the beginning for sole survivor Tom Swartz, who ...

Manager ‘scared’ to visit troubled clinic

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While health professionals, including doctors and nurses, have to battle criminals on a weekly basis at the Kwazakhele ...

Earbuds, rags block Aloes pump station

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As municipal inspectors combed the Motherwell canal this week to find the source of “worrying levels of pollution”, the ...

Traditional leaders oppose proposed initiation bill

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Traditional leaders say they refuse to abide by proposed new initiation laws and are prepared to go to for jail for ...

Amazon junkies beware of ‘official importer’ rules

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Buy more than three items from international retail sites such as Amazon in the space of a year and you will become an ...

Water-wise pupils are tops

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Six grade 11 pupils from Makhanda (formerly Grahamstown) blew the competition out of the water in Tokyo recently after ...

Lengthy jail sentences for St Albans man's killers


Five men convicted earlier this year of the brutal murder of a St Albans man each received hefty sentences on Friday.


Former United Nations Secretary General Kofi Annan has died in Switzerland after a short illness. Annan was 80 years old.

Former UN Secretary General Kofi Annan dies at 80

Former United Nations Secretary General Kofi Annan has died in Switzerland after a short illness. Annan was 80 years old.


Fixing the student funds fiasco

NSFAS remains the single most important embarrassment in the management of higher education since the start of our democracy.

Guilt rests on all our shoulders

The series of events that led to the death of Professor Bongani Mayosi rests on all our shoulders.

SA nation of talkers, not doers

Why is South Africa so dull, so poor, at growing its economy and creating jobs?

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Police join the fun at Country Fair

Police will be joining in for The Herald’s exciting country fair by bringing a helicopter, two horses and even dogs!

EP Kings coach too scared to risk players in ...

The Kings had been hoping to prepare for their opening PRO14 match against Zebre on September 1 with a tough workout ...

Review: The Rise and Fall of Little Voice

Lesley Barnard directs brilliant ensemble cast in hilarious Pemads production at the Little Theatre

Netball stars in action at NMU

Besides the Madibaz team, fans will be able to see sides from Stellenbosch, University of Western Cape and Vaal ...

Recipe: chicken biryani

Simmi Ramnarian crowned the 2018 Allsome biryani champion

Ideas for kitchen teas and baby showers

Get creative when planning a party for the bride-to-be or new mom with these fun activities

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