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POLITICS

Tricky situation - Former Eastern Cape premier gets snubbed by his own province but nominated for SG

Forgotten former Eastern Cape premier Phumulo Masualle was snubbed by his own province but he has been nominated by other provinces for the Secretary General position. Masualle, who serves as deputy minister of public enterprises, has been officially nominated by KwaZulu-Natal ANC bosses as their preferred candidate to take over from Ace Magashule as the party’s secretary-general.

  2 days ago ago
Tricky situation - Former Eastern Cape premier gets snubbed by his own province but nominated for SG

ENTERTAINMENT

41 Years After Thabo Mbeki's Son Disappeared, See What He Looked Like

Source: https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Monwabisi_Kwanda_Mbeki Thabo Mbeki, then 16 years old, and high school sweetheart Olive Mphahlwa welcomed Monwabisi Kwanda Mbeki, better known as Kwanda, into the world in Butterworth, Eastern Cape, in 1959. With one of Thabo's former allies Phindile Mfeti, Kwanda fled into exile in 1976.

  9 days ago ago
41 Years After Thabo Mbeki's Son Disappeared, See What He Looked Like

SOCIETY

South African family is struggling to bring their Daughter's Body to South Africa from China

A reeling family from Lady Free in Vaalbank Eastern Cape is mourning the loss of Siphosethu Mqokozo (30) who mysteriously died while working in Beijing China. She completed her career in Teaching at the University of Johannesburg and started working in China in October 2019 as an English Teacher, but the cause of her death is not yet known at this stage.

  3 days ago ago
South African family is struggling to bring their Daughter's Body to South Africa from China

SOCIETY

Four people were killed in a hail of gunshots in the Eastern Cape

They were shot early on Saturday morning as they were getting ready for their parents' second funeral. According to reports, SAPS officers were notified of a gunshot incident at Qutubeni. When they arrived at the murder site, the bodies of the deceased men, who ranged in age from 39 to 77, were lying in the garden next to the cemetery.

  11 days ago ago
Four people were killed in a hail of gunshots in the Eastern Cape

ENTERTAINMENT

Lusanda Recently Left Fans Astounded Gushing Over Her Husband Rocking Their Elegant African Outfits.

We started our day of our heritage, culture and heritage. That's was nice, we will sleep like this. We appreciate your love love we are the best #VUKAMZANTSI , me and Spitch Nzawumbi ku UMhlobo Wenene FM 88 - 106 🧡🖤💙❤️💛 says Lusanda Mbane gushing over her husband rocking their elegant and tasteful traditional outfit.

  6 days ago ago
Lusanda Recently Left Fans Astounded Gushing Over Her Husband Rocking Their Elegant African Outfits.

SOCIETY

Arrest finally made in magistrates murder case. And it is a teenager

An arrest has finally been made in the murder case of slain Western Cape magistrate Romay van Rooyen. Van Rooyen was found dead inside her house and her car was also missing. Her car has since been found. Eyewitness News has reported that an 18-year-old suspect was apprehended at his home earlier on Tuesday.

  4 days ago ago
Arrest finally made in magistrates murder case. And it is a teenager

EDUCATION

Professor in court for allegedly defrauding North-West University of more than R500 000

On Monday, a former professor from North-West University appeared before the Mmabatho Magistrate's Court on charges of fraud and money laundering. Nolutho Diko, 58, who is currently the dean of the Faculty of Education at Walter Sisulu University's Butterworth campus in the Eastern Cape, is being accused of 12 counts of fraud and 11 counts of money laundering involving amounts greater than R500 000.

  4 days ago ago
Professor in court for allegedly defrauding North-West University of more than R500 000

POLITICS

ANC PRESIDENCY | Newly confirmed ANC deputy president for Eastern Cape confirmed, See why him below

Oscar Mabuyane is the chairperson of the ANC's Eastern Cape branch. The local chapter of the African National Congress (ANC) in the Eastern Cape is advocating for Oscar Mabuyane, the organization's current provincial chairperson, to be elected as the party's next delegate president.

  14 days ago ago
ANC PRESIDENCY | Newly confirmed ANC deputy president for Eastern Cape confirmed, See why him below

OTHERS

Another ANC councillor killed with his teenage son

18 September 2022 The killings in the ANC is on a rampage and it looks like it has started from the scratch. These days there are lot of reports about the ward councillors to be precise, who have been shot to death and it happens that they are ANC councillors.

  12 days ago ago
Another ANC councillor killed with his teenage son

POLITICS

Just In(ANC PRESIDENCY): Newly confirmed ANC deputy president for Eastern Cape confirmed.

https://www.sowetanlive.co.za/news/south-africa/2022-09-13-eastern-cape-needs common seat mabuyane-to-be-chosen anc-agent president/ A new confirmation for the ANC presidency According to the Eastern Cape's ANC vice president, Discover why below. Oscar Mabuyane, an Eastern Cape ANC member. Oscar Mabuyane, the ANC's chief executive in the Eastern Cape, must become the organization's next agent president.

  15 days ago ago
Just In(ANC PRESIDENCY): Newly confirmed ANC deputy president for Eastern Cape confirmed.

SOCIETY

Men Carry Coffin Across Deadly Bridge Risking Their Lives WATCH

A video that showed two guys dragging a coffin across a handmade bridge that also appeared shaky and dangerous in an effort to reach the other side infuriated Mzansi. Men had to cross the bridge to pick up the dead and carry them across because this location, which some claim is in the Eastern Cape, lacks a real bridge where vehicles may travel through.

  9 days ago ago
Men Carry Coffin Across Deadly Bridge Risking Their Lives WATCH

SOCIETY

" I received the news that my house is burning. I'm not okay"- Man cries

A guy on twitter is so heartbroken after receiving a call from Johannesburg. His house burnt down and he was not even there to see what caused the fire. He says nobody knows what happened but people think it's because there was load shedding, something happened when the electricity came back.

  3 months ago ago

POLITICS

President Cyril Ramaphosa supporters ensure would rally behind him at the conference.

Introduction Babalo Madikizela is known as the Kingmaker of the Eastern Cape. The ANC Youth League leader met with President Cyril Ramaphosa last week to assure him his supporters will rally behind him at the ANC’s National Conference in December. Eastern Cape’s Babalo Madikizela, met ANC President Cyril Ramaphosa last week to assure him his supporters will rally behind him at the conference.

  15 days ago ago
President Cyril Ramaphosa supporters ensure would rally behind him at the conference.

POLITICS

ANC Eastern Cape Backs Ramaphosa's Second Term Ambition, Protects Oscar Mabuyane as Deputy

The ANC Eastern Cape has once again reaffirmed their support for president Cyril Ramaphosa's second term ambition, as projecting Oscar Mabuyane as the deputy president. The ANC Eastern Cape has been projecting Oscar Mabuyane since May for the position of deputy president, saying that he has gathered enough experience and is very qualified to hold the position.

  17 days ago ago
ANC Eastern Cape Backs Ramaphosa's Second Term Ambition, Protects Oscar Mabuyane as Deputy

POLITICS

ANC PRESIDENCY | Newly confirmed ANC deputy president for Eastern Cape confirmed, See why him below

https://www.sowetanlive.co.za/news/south-africa/2022-09-13-eastern-cape-needs common seat mabuyane-to-be-chosen anc-agent president/ Eastern Cape ANC seat Oscar Mabuyane. The ANC in the Eastern Cape needs its common executive, Oscar Mabuyane, to end up the party's subsequent agent president. In an explanation on Tuesday, ANC commonplace representative Gift Ngqondi said that the domain could lobby different districts for Mabuyane to move to the ANC peak six in the countrywide government chamber.

  16 days ago ago
ANC PRESIDENCY | Newly confirmed ANC deputy president for Eastern Cape confirmed, See why him below

POLITICS

CONFIRMED | The next possible ANC deputy president revealed, see her below

https://www.sowetanlive.co.za/news/south-africa/2022-09-13-stella-ndabeni-abrahams-gets-nod-for-anc-deputy-president/ Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams, small business development minister, could be the next ANC deputy president or one of the delegate secretaries, in some parts of the Eastern Cape party leadership get their way. The process of branch nominating their preferred candidates for the December conference officially kicked off yesterday after the ANC NEC endorsed a report on the audited membership numbers.

  18 days ago ago
CONFIRMED | The next possible ANC deputy president revealed, see her below

SOCIETY

Friday's weather: Hot with high risk of fires in parts of country

The Beaufort West and Laingsburg municipalities in the Western Cape, the Khai-Ma and Hantam municipalities in the Northern Cape, which includes the province's eastern regions, and the Sarah Baartman, Chris Hani, Walter Sisulu, Raymond Mhlaba, Amahlathi, and Intsika Yethu municipalities in the Eastern Cape have all received extremely high fire danger warnings from the South African Weather Service.In the afternoon, Gauteng will become partly overcast but remain nice and mild.

  14 days ago ago
Friday's weather: Hot with high risk of fires in parts of country

HEALTH

Maize found to be the cause of oesophageal cancer in the Eastern Cape?

It has been identified in the Eastern Cape that it is now the hotspot of the oesophageal cancer. This comes from consuming umqombothi and maize. This has showed up in research that was done by the Walter Sisulu University. The maize was found not to be harmful by itself, but after it has been stored for weeks it develops carcinogen agents.

  15 days ago ago
Maize found to be the cause of oesophageal cancer in the Eastern Cape?

SOCIETY

The South African Weather Services issues level 5 warning to the following provinces

The South African Weather Services has issued out a warning to the people residing in the Eastern Cape, Mpumalanga and KZN to be ready and be prepared for the heavy rains that are coming their way. These will bring a cold front along with them. There is a cloudy cold spell of rainfall which is persistent that has been identified to be headed to the Eastern Cape.

  12 days ago ago
The South African Weather Services issues level 5 warning to the following provinces

SOCIETY

Friday's weather: Hot with high risk of fires in parts of country

Topic: Friday's weather: Hot with high risk of fires in parts of country The Beaufort West and Laingsburg municipalities in the Western Cape, the Khai-Ma and Hantam municipalities in the Northern Cape, which includes the province's eastern regions, and the Sarah Baartman, Chris Hani, Walter Sisulu, Raymond Mhlaba, Amahlathi, and Intsika Yethu municipalities in the Eastern Cape have all received extremely high fire danger warnings from the South African Weather Service.

  15 days ago ago
Friday's weather: Hot with high risk of fires in parts of country