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EDUCATION

Heads expected to roll after school is not built

Where did the ambitions go? The Eastern Cape education department is expected to reveal what happened to the Makhanda school project. The Makhanda high court ordered education MEC Fundile Gade and his acting head of department Mahlubandile Qwase to appear in court in person at the end of May to explain why the department failed to heed an August 2010 court order to build a new school for Amasango which remains housed in disused and decrepit railway buildings.

  3 hours ago ago
Heads expected to roll after school is not built

JUSTICE

"You don not see us whites at hospitals taking HIV treatment" Christa angers Mzansi.

Party members in Makhanda, South Africa, have filed charges with the Makhanda Police Service against Christa Boshoff for making racist remarks about the Makhanda Protesting People. At least one municipal department in Makhanda was petrol bombed by taxi drivers during a massive protest against the town's potholes that brought the N2 highway to a standstill, resulting in severe traffic jams.

  1 month ago ago

ENTERTAINMENT

14 Pictures of Unathi wearing bikini.

Unathi Nkayi is a South African producer, TV personality, and Idols judge who was born on November 6, 1978. She has a unique way of expressing herself, and her time as a judge has earned her notoriety. She has built a name for herself in the South African entertainment scene as a journalist and writer.

  4 months ago ago
14 Pictures of Unathi wearing bikini.

JUSTICE

Life in prison for Eastern Cape lawyer who viciously raped his own wife in viral video

A violent crime against his spouse has landed a well known Eastern Cape lawyer in hot water. The man, who may not be identified as this would serve to identify his victim, showed no emotion whatsoever as judge Judith Roberson, in the high court in Makhanda, sentenced him to spend the rest of his life in prison.

  3 months ago ago
Life in prison for Eastern Cape lawyer who viciously raped his own wife in viral video

JUSTICE

Woman who allegedly stole R1.2 million and found not guilty to have a retrial

Remember Pankie Sizani, the woman who went on trial for allegedly defrauding the education department for R1.2 million? The trial must start afresh after her conviction was set aside on appeal based on a technical irregularity. Sizani was initially found guilty on 15 counts of fraud and nine counts of money laundering in March 2019.

  2 months ago ago
Woman who allegedly stole R1.2 million and found not guilty to have a retrial

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Suspicious R67.5 million beef contract exposed

A suspicious R67.5 million beef contract has been declared invalid by The Supreme Court of Appeal. The agreement was between the Eastern Cape Rural Development Agency and service provider Agribee Beef Fund. According to media reports it was meant to be a project that would assist at least 200 black smallholder farmers.

  4 months ago ago
Suspicious R67.5 million beef contract exposed

EDUCATION

Top 10 University Rankings Released In South Africa. Check If Your University Is In.

10. University of Free State The University of the Free State is a multi campus public university in Bloemfontein, the capital of the Free State and the judicial capital of South Africa. It was first established as an institution of higher learning in 1904 as a tertiary section of Grey College.

  2 months ago ago
Top 10 University Rankings Released In South Africa. Check If Your University Is In.

MILITARY

SANDF is becoming weaker - see why

The capacity of the South African National Defense Force (SANDF) to safeguard its army installations and offices has come into question in the midst of a developing non military personnel danger. The Special Forces School at Murrayhill, north of Pretoria, is supposedly under attack by shack inhabitants who have been taking power links and illicitly associating water framework.

  15 days ago ago
SANDF is becoming weaker - see why

JUSTICE

"You don not see us whites at hospitals taking HIV treatment" Christa angers Mzansi.

It is unusual to see white people receiving HIV therapy in hospitals. This infuriates Mzansi. Several Makhanda Protesting People have filed charges against Christa Boshoff with the Makhanda Police Service for making racial remarks against them. Petrol bombs were used by taxi drivers during a major demonstration against the town's pothole-ridden N2 motorway, which resulted in massive traffic backups.

  1 month ago ago

MILITARY

Strange|| Shack dwellers raids military bases, stealing water and electricity

It can only be in South Africa where military bases and the defence force are not safe in their own bases. And they are still expected to guard our country and keep us safe from any threats that we face. The Murrayhill base in Pretoria and Makhanda Infantry base in Eastern Cape are in living hell.

  13 days ago ago
Strange|| Shack dwellers raids military bases, stealing water and electricity

JUSTICE

Easter misunderstanding goes horribly wrong aa man allegedly kills his girlfriend

It turned out to be a bloody Easter in Makhanda after a man allegedly killed his partner after a misunderstanding. The man has since appeared in court and he was denied bail. He was arrested in connection with the woman’s death on the eve of the Easter weekend.

  27 days ago ago
Easter misunderstanding goes horribly wrong aa man allegedly kills his girlfriend

SOCIETY

Politics &policy, society and public safety.

Nine killed in horror crash on N2 in Eastern Cape . Nine people were killed on Sunday evening following a head-on collision involving two minibus taxis on the N2 between Makhanda and Nananga in the Eastern Cape. According to the provincial transport department, it is alleged that a fully loaded taxi traveling to Gqeberha collided with another taxi traveling in the opposite direction.

  4 months ago ago
Politics &policy, society and public safety.

SOCIETY

Heartbreaking| Ten Die In Taxi Head-on Collision On N2

People have been left heartbroken after seeing the incident which occurred last night. A head-on collision between Makhanda and Gqeberha involving two minibus taxis last night claimed 10 lives, Department of Transport spokesperson Unathi Binqose said the accident occurred on the N2 between Makhanda and Nanaga. A lot of lives have been claimed through accidents and motorists are still repeating the same mistakes which is infuriating because innocent people die.

  4 months ago ago
Heartbreaking| Ten Die In Taxi Head-on Collision On N2

SOCIETY

Businessman arrested for stolen copper.

As one scrap metal dealer discovered the hard way, monitoring scrap metal firms prevents the market for stolen goods. Today, 7 March 2022, a 59-year-old scrap metal trader was detained after 120 kg of copper were seized from his Makhanda company premises. At Zolani, Joza township in Makhanda, Visible Policing members acted on intelligence about a scrap metal dealer who was allegedly illegally trading in copper.

  2 months ago ago
Businessman arrested for stolen copper.

SOCIETY

RIP| Horrific Crash Has Claimed Nine More Lives

It is quite disturbing how accidents are being reported on a daily basis and the fact that nothing is changing. A lot of lives have been claimed through accident specially over the festive season but it seems like until now drivers are still being reckless. Two minibus taxis smashed into each other outside the Makhanda area last night, leaving nine people dead.

  4 months ago ago
RIP| Horrific Crash Has Claimed Nine More Lives

JUSTICE

A Suspicious and Dubious R67.5 Million Beef Contract Has Been Exposed

A dubious and very suspicious R67.5 million beef contract has been announced invalid by The Supreme Court of Appeal. The understanding was between the Eastern Cape Rural Development Agency and specialist co-op Agribee Beef Fund. As per media reports all is right with the world a task that would help somewhere around 200 dark smallholder ranchers.

  4 months ago ago
A Suspicious and Dubious R67.5 Million Beef Contract Has Been Exposed

SOCIETY

Police went to search a scrap metal businesses in Makhanda and they made a sh0cking discovery

Police in Makhanda have secured the successful arrest of a 59 year old man after they made a shocking discovery of 120 kilograms of illegal copper at his scrap metal businesses in Zolani, Joza township, Makhanda (Eastern Cape Province). According to the saps news report, earlier today, Monday, 7 March 2022 police received information from an anonymous about a scrap metal dealer who is illegally trading in copper at Zolani, Joza township in Makhanda, police responded to this information and went to the suspected scrap metal businesses.

  2 months ago ago
Police went to search a scrap metal businesses in Makhanda and they made a sh0cking discovery

SOCIETY

BAD NEWS: Nine dead in N2 head-on collision in the Eastern Cape

A head-on crash including two minibus-taxis has ensured a total of nine lives on Sunday night in the Eastern Cape. The incident occurred on the N2 among Makhanda and Nanaga. Eastern Cape Department of Transport agent Unathi Binqose says a totally stacked taxi going towards the Gqeberha course collided with another taxi exceeding all expectations with only two occupants, a male and a female.

  4 months ago ago
BAD NEWS: Nine dead in N2 head-on collision in the Eastern Cape

SOCIETY

Sad| Taxi Drivers Please Be Careful, Look What Happened On N2

It is very sad to see how many lives have been claimed on the road and more people are still dying due to accidents. Many of these accidents are caused by one thing and motorists keep on being advised to follow rules, but it seems like they want to do their own thing.

  4 months ago ago
Sad| Taxi Drivers Please Be Careful, Look What Happened On N2

SOCIETY

Ten Lives Claimed By Taxi Collision - Something Must Be Done About These Accidents Says People

Eastern Cape - People on social media have been left with mixed reactions regarding the accident that occurred. People are not only sad for the loss of lives but they also infuriated about how taxi drivers are selfish. They like over speeding knowing very well that they are putting their occupants at a risk but they don't care, all they care about is completing many trips and making a lot of money.

  4 months ago ago
Ten Lives Claimed By Taxi Collision - Something Must Be Done About These Accidents Says People