Three arrested for armed robbery17/11/2014 17:40
Three armed robbers were arrested and one was killed, after trying to rob a shop in the Queenstown CBD on Monday, Eastern Cape police said.
Murder, rape, attempted necrophilia man jailed15/11/2014 14:39
A man has been sentenced to six life terms for a string of crimes including rape, murder and attempting to commit a sexual act with a corpse, Eastern Cape police said on Saturday.
FAS talks in Kimberley12/11/2014 4:12
The national Department of Social Development will host a national symposium on foetal alcohol syndrome (FAS) in Kimberley today. This after the Cabinet approved that November be observed at National Disability Rights Awareness Month.
Improving water supply11/11/2014 4:52
In a bid to provide quality water to residents of the Nelson Mandela Bay, more than R1bn has been allocated by the council to upgrade water treatment works across the metro.
E Cape elects two leagues11/11/2014 2:30
The newly elected leadership of the ANC Youth League in the Eastern Cape was ready to advance with programmes to improve the conditions of the youth in the province following a chaotic conference in East London on Sunday night.
Teen held over Eastern Cape teen murder8/11/2014 12:43
A 16-year-old has been arrested for allegedly stabbing another boy of the same age to death in Komkhulu location, Ngqamakhwe, near King William's Town, Eastern Cape police said on Saturday.
City installs electricity in shacks30/10/2014 3:21
The Nelson Mandela Bay municipality says it is pleased with the progress of electrifying local informal settlements and state subsidised houses following a budget of more than R20m which was approved in July.
Zuma did not lose Dalindyebo case24/10/2014 19:41
The Eastern Cape High Court in Mthatha has not granted King Buyelekhaya Dalindyebo of the AbaThembu an urgent interdict against President Jacob Zuma, the presidency said on Friday.
Premier condemns heritage fire23/10/2014 19:17
Eastern Cape premier Phumulo Masualle on Thursday condemned the burning of ANC stalwart Oliver Tambo's statue at the heritage site in Nkantolo village in Bizana.
Mkiva honours leaders8/10/2014 23:03
A number of international and South African leaders will be honoured at the awards, which are hosted by poet Zolani Mkiva in partnership with the Amathole district municipality.
20 years for Eastern Cape killer7/10/2014 14:43
A man convicted of murdering his 24-year-old girlfriend was on Tuesday sentenced in the Butterworth Magistrate's Court to 20 years behind bars, said Eastern Cape police.