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SOCIETY

R.I.P. Zameka Was Shot Twice In The Head In Front Of Her Children

A Stutterheim school teacher was shot and killed in front of her four children and two visitors on Sunday in the Eastern Cape's Eastern Cape. Zameka Ngoyi-Kosi, a 50-year-old teacher at Sikhulule Primary School, was shot twice in the head and died before paramedics arrived. The incident occurred around 18:30 on Sunday, and no one has been arrested as of yet.

  16 days ago ago
R.I.P. Zameka Was Shot Twice In The Head In Front Of Her Children

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Broke Municipality plea to Pick 'n Pay will leave you in TEARS. South Africans are in trouble

The desperate Amahlathi Local Municipality in Stutterheim has organized with a neighborhood Pick n Pay for its 295 specialists, including the city hall leader, councilors and senior authorities, to get food on layaway in light of the fact that the board has no cash to pay salaries until June.

  3 months ago ago
Broke Municipality plea to Pick 'n Pay will leave you in TEARS. South Africans are in trouble

CAREER-JOBS

IN SHOCK: This is how staff of the broke ANC will be getting food from now until June

Amahlathi local municipality employees to get food on credit from pick n pay because there's no money to pay salaries until June. Last year, the cash-strapped Amahlathi Local Municipality in the Eastern Cape was reportedly grappling to find R6.7 million to pay bonuses to its 295 workers after failing to implement a system that allows it to pay employees a birthday bonus.

  3 months ago ago
IN SHOCK: This is how staff of the broke ANC will be getting food from now until June

CRIME

Madala Burnt In Grave By His Children In South Africa

But then the children got into the grave, opened the coffin and poured petrol on the body of the madala before setting it alight. Then they danced and clapped hands as the flames leapt from the coffin. Mourners fled the scene as the body of Colman Kilani (62) was set alight inside his coffin. When she and the other elders confronted the kids, they said the decision was made for them but couldn't say way. Colman died after struggling to breathe. The funeral took place in Mgwaii Village near Stutterheim, Eastern

  1 year ago ago
Madala Burnt In Grave By His Children In South Africa

CRIME

White man farmer scary people of putting black coffin next to the road of Ndakana village

Residents of Ndakana Village stated a black coffin a farmer has positioned upright subsequent to the street at the inside of his fence is traumatising them. The villagers told Daily Sun the farmer from Stutterheim, Eastern Cape, didn’t bother to tell them he turned into going to show the coffin. Nikiwe Tweni 30 years stated her children recently came home and have been apprehensive by using it.  Our kids use that road to move to high school. Now my baby is having nightmares. Some of the older youngsters told

  1 year ago ago
White man farmer scary people of putting black coffin next to the road of Ndakana village

SOCIETY

Breaking: A horrific accident in Eastern Cape. See reasons below.

The total five of people have died and another five have been badly injured in two horrific separate road crashes on a roads of Eastern Cape  Three men were murdered when the car they were traveling in banged with a truck on the R63. Two died in a head-on crash on the road between Stutterheim and King William's Town. The injured people were quickly rushed to hospital. The Department Provincial Transport spokesperson says; "drunk-driving could be a total cause of both accidents"  December is a very busy

  1 year ago ago
Breaking: A horrific accident in Eastern Cape. See reasons below.

CRIME

Home brewed alcohol kills many and puts dozens in hospital

About five people have been reported dead after drinking home brewed alcohol in two separate incidents in the Eastern Cape. In an effort to curb the spread of coronavirus in the country the government had banned the sale of alcohol during the nationwide lockdown. Since then people who did not have time to stock up before lockdown bought alcohol at double even triple the normal prices. Those who did not have the opportunity or money resorted to brewing their own concoctions.Many have been caught arrested and

  2 years ago ago
Home brewed alcohol kills many and puts dozens in hospital

ACCIDENT

Homemade beer continues to cause disaster

Nine people has died in Eastern Cape because of homemade alcohol, President Cyril Ramaphosa has announced that at level 3 of national lockdown, alcohol will be sold under the strict conditions. Due to ban of alcohol people tried to made alcohol with different fruits and nine people died because of drinking homemade beer and all those people are from Eastern Cape, they were confirmed dead after a week of drinking homemade brews. Hotspots for Covid-19 will be observed to determine if they should remain in lev

  2 years ago ago
Homemade beer continues to cause disaster

HEALTH

Three more dead in EC in the wake of drinking home-fermented lager mixed with methylated spirits

Eastern Cape health authorities and the police have approached individuals from general society to avoid expending home-fermented brew blended in with methylated spirits after three additional individuals passed on. As indicated by Eastern Cape police spokesperson Colonel Sibongile Soci, the most recent occurrence occurred in KwaNonibe town, King William's Town, this week. Soci said two individuals kicked the bucket on Thursday, while a third passed on in clinic on Friday. Eastern Cape health department

  2 years ago ago
Three more dead in EC in the wake of drinking home-fermented lager mixed with methylated spirits

HEALTH

Twelve Hospitalized and Two Dead From Home-Brewed Concoction

The Eastern Cape Department of Health spokesperson Sizwe Kupelo has confirmed that the incident took place in Ndakana, outside Stutterheim. It is alleged that about ten people were hospitalized after consuming a home brewed concoction at the above mentioned village.  Kupelo said: "Twelve people consumed drink-o-pop mixed with spirits and two died. One person is in a critical condition and has been referred to Cecilia Makiwane (East London, Mdantsane area) hospital,”. He said nine people had been sent

  2 years ago ago
Twelve Hospitalized and Two Dead From Home-Brewed Concoction

FASHION-BEAUTY

Designer say "Thuma mina" (send me) to stop Coronavirus spreading

Onele Tamba, a founder of "Some stuff " he's currently working hard to produce more Face masks during this coronavirus outbreak Tamba started designing ties for males and designing formal suits for special occasions like weddings and other events for people to look stylish President's address last night, recommending people to wear face mask whenever they are go somewhere to protect themselves. This bought an opportunity to a 26 year old entrepreneur to set he's target for the people of Free State and abroa

  2 years ago ago
Designer say

HEALTH

Nine people died after drinking home brews

The banning of alcohol has been a big problem to the lovers of alcohol, in such a way that people ended up trying to make alcohol at their homes. In Eastern Cape, 9 people have died so far in results of drinking the home made alcohol. Three people died immediately after drinking the beer on Saturday. And it is believed that many people drank the alcohol. This happened in Ndakana administrative area, near Stutterheim. Many people were rushed to the hospital after drinking the concoction and many of them were

  2 years ago ago
Nine people died after drinking home brews

HEALTH

Mixture of drink-o-pop and spirit home brewed beer killed two and leave others hospitalised

By Phelokazi Tenge - 24 May 2020 Image : Supplied Two people had died and more than 10 hospitalised as the results of home brewed concoction . In a village near Stutterheim in the Eastern Cape alcohol drinkers consumed a home brewed beer after drinking the beer they started vomiting and and others were dizzy or weak. Health department employee said on Saturday : "Some are now vomiting while some are dizzy and many are weak .This happened after a homemade brewed beer was prepared and these people drink it ".

  2 years ago ago
Mixture of drink-o-pop and spirit home brewed beer killed two and leave others hospitalised

ACCIDENT

Four (4) people have lost their lives in a horrific collision

Four (4) people have lost their lives while one (1) of them was seriously injured in a car accident that took place on the N6 highway in East London at the Abbotsford Christian Center yesterday afternoon. Three (3) vehicles involved in the crash were a Toyota Avanza with five (5) men, four men and one woman. A lorry (truck) from Stutterheim collided with an Avanza from East London. Unfortunately four men aboard the Avanza died instantly at the scene and the woman survived, but is in a critical condition at Frare

  1 year ago ago
Four (4) people have lost their lives in a horrific collision

HEALTH

Home-brewed beer takes lives as two people died and many are in critical conditions

At Eastern Cape in a village near Stutterheim, there are more than 10 people who are in hospitals and two have already died after drinking a home-brewed concoction. Some are in a critical condition and more than 10 people have been rushed to the hospital. A home-brewed beer was made and these people drank it, Many are so weak, some are dizzy and others are now vomiting says the employee from health department on Saturday. Mooi Nqini who is the councilor for Amahlathi Local Municipality at ward 9 says, he is

  2 years ago ago
Home-brewed beer takes lives as two people died and many are in critical conditions

ACCIDENT

Just In: Two dead and others hospitalised after drinking home brew concoction

Two people died and more than 10 are in hospital after drinking a home-brewed concoction in a village near Stutterheim in the Eastern Cape. A wellbeing office representative said on Saturday: "Some are presently spewing while some are mixed up and many are powerless. This occurred after a home-blended lager was readied and these individuals drank it."  Amahlathi neighborhood district's ward 9 councilor Mooi Nqini revealed to DispatchLIVE that in excess of 10 individuals were raced to Stutterheim Hospital,

  2 years ago ago
Just In: Two dead and others hospitalised after drinking home brew concoction

HEALTH

Breaking news: Good news for elderly people in Eastern Cape

The Eastern Cape Health Department expects to inoculate upwards of 19 000 individuals this week.Eastern Cape Health MEC, Nomakhosazana Meth, says the quantity of older individuals enlisted to be inoculated has risen dramatically.Meth says as of Sunday, the number has ascended to more than 174 000, which is 14 000 more than the number that was at first reported by the division.

  1 year ago ago
Breaking news: Good news for elderly people in Eastern Cape

SOCIETY

Two arrested and an elderly woman injured by police teargas canister in EC delivery protest

Residents blocked the N6 between Stutterheim and Cathcart, asking that services and infrastructure be provided. On Friday, police dispersed a group of Toise protesters who had barricaded the N6 between Cathcart and Stutterheim in the Eastern Cape, demanding water and new roads for their nearby villages.

  6 months ago ago
Two arrested and an elderly woman injured by police teargas canister in EC delivery protest

HEALTH

In the Eastern Cape, more elderly people are registering to be vaccinated.

Eastern Cape Wellbeing MEC, Nomakhosazana Meth, says the number of elderly individuals enrolled to be immunized has risen exponentially.Meth says as of Sunday, the number has risen to more than 174 000, which is 14 000 more than the number that was at first declared by the department.

  1 year ago ago
In the Eastern Cape, more elderly people are registering to be vaccinated.

CRIME

Alleged Stock Theft Gang Member Burnt In 'Mob Justice Attack' In Eastern Cape

Tonjeni said the two men - 28 and 30 - were supposedly part of a three-part pack sought after by the police for suspected taken domesticated animals.  "Stock robbery unit individuals reacted to data about a taxi from Cape Town shipping stock cheats and taken meat. On appearance, they discovered one male suspect, matured 28 years, from Strand in Cape Town, with two basins brimming with crude meat," said Tonjeni.  The man was captured.  Tonjeni stated, after his capture, the police discovered that his two associates

  1 year ago ago
Alleged Stock Theft Gang Member Burnt In 'Mob Justice Attack' In Eastern Cape