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  • Minister Ronald Lamola donates 4 000 face masks to two schools

    Justice and correctional services minister Ronald Lamola says the government will not be able to adequately address societal challenges such as gender-based violence and femicide,...

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    Justice and correctional services minister Ronald Lamola says the government will not be able to adequately address societal challenges such as gender-based violence and femicide, poverty, crime, and unemployment on its own. Speaking during a visit to the Chris Hani District in the Eastern Cape on Monday, Lamola said the government would work with all...
  • Hawks probe alleged fraud of R36 million at Eastern Cape municipality

    The Independent Police Investigative Directorate (Hawks) are probing a case of alleged fraud of R36 million (US$2.1 million) at an Eastern Cape municipality. In a...

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    The Independent Police Investigative Directorate (Hawks) are probing a case of alleged fraud of R36 million (US$2.1 million) at an Eastern Cape municipality. In a statement released on Friday, Hawks spokesperson Lieutenant- Colonel Philani Nkwalase said the Hawks’ Serious Corruption Investigation team conducted a search-and-seizure operation in Mount Ayliff in the Alfred Nzo municipality after...
  • Tsitsikamma Park shop destroyed in fire

    The temporary shop structure at the Tsitsikamma Section of the Garden Route National Park (GRNP) in the Eastern Cape was destroyed in a fire on...

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    The temporary shop structure at the Tsitsikamma Section of the Garden Route National Park (GRNP) in the Eastern Cape was destroyed in a fire on Tuesday night. In a statement on Wednesday, GRNP General Manager, Vuyiswa Thabethe, said the fire was noticed in the park just after 5 pm on Tuesday, 22 September 2020. While...
  • Hawks probe alleged R26 million fraud in Eastern Cape

    Arrests loom in connection with alleged fraud and corruption at the Nxuba Yethemba Municipality in the Eastern Cape. On Tuesday, the East London Hawks visited...

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    Arrests loom in connection with alleged fraud and corruption at the Nxuba Yethemba Municipality in the Eastern Cape. On Tuesday, the East London Hawks visited the municipal offices to search for documents linked to the alleged R26-million fraud. Several companies were awarded tenders for road construction and for designing a community hall between 2017 and...
  • South Africa’s first-ever Xhosa maths paper causes a stir

    An odd choice of words used in the first-ever Xhosa mathematics paper 1 for grade 12s in the Eastern Cape has caused a stir among...

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    An odd choice of words used in the first-ever Xhosa mathematics paper 1 for grade 12s in the Eastern Cape has caused a stir among teachers and pupils. The paper written last week was part of preliminary examinations for grade 12 pupils. There have been mixed reactions to some of the translated Xhosa words used...
  • EC man arrested for allegedly raping 11-year-old missing girl

    Police have arrested a 23-year-old man for the alleged rape of an 11-year-old girl, who went missing, was found at his house in Ngqeleni, Eastern...

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    Police have arrested a 23-year-old man for the alleged rape of an 11-year-old girl, who went missing, was found at his house in Ngqeleni, Eastern Cape on Saturday. According to the police, it is alleged the girl disappeared on Thursday evening. “Her mother searched for her and found her at the suspect’s homestead and she...
  • Number of Covid-19 cases at Eastern Cape school increases

    The number of pupils who tested positive for Covid-19 at an Eastern Cape school has risen from 98 to 102, with one teacher also testing...

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    The number of pupils who tested positive for Covid-19 at an Eastern Cape school has risen from 98 to 102, with one teacher also testing positive. At the weekend, about 500 pupils at Ethembeni Secondary School in Burgersdorp were quarantined because of the fear over the rapid spread of the viral disease. So far, the...
  • Eastern Cape hospitals get oxygen equipment worth R4.7 million

    Eastern Cape hospitals have received a boost in the fight against the Covid-19 pandemic, with R4.7 million worth of oxygen and oxygen-related products from the...

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    Eastern Cape hospitals have received a boost in the fight against the Covid-19 pandemic, with R4.7 million worth of oxygen and oxygen-related products from the Minerals Council South Africa. The products will be targeting facilities in the Chris Hani and OR Tambo districts, the poorest parts of the Eastern Cape, and well known as key...
  • 6 die after being locked in petrol-bombed Eastern Cape tavern

    Police are searching for two men who allegedly locked a number of people in a tavern and petrol-bombed the establishment in King William’s Town, Eastern...

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    Police are searching for two men who allegedly locked a number of people in a tavern and petrol-bombed the establishment in King William’s Town, Eastern Cape, on Thursday evening. Six people were killed and four injured. Around 21:00, two unknown men entered the tavern, situated at Sweetwater, and ordered that all patrons leave the establishment,...
  • Eastern Cape communities beg for help in water crisis

    The drought-stricken Eastern Cape is struggling and the small town of Klipplaat, about 120 kilometres from Graaf-Reinet, is feeling neglected. Farmers are calling on Gift...

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    The drought-stricken Eastern Cape is struggling and the small town of Klipplaat, about 120 kilometres from Graaf-Reinet, is feeling neglected. Farmers are calling on Gift of the Givers for help as livestock are dying while many people are jobless. Communities in the Eastern Cape haven’t seen a drop of rain since March. Ria van Zyl,...
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