Port Elizabeth

 
‘Don Queen’ proves that she can go the distance
‘Don Queen’ proves that she can go the distance
In 2003, all eyes and ears in the local boxing world were on Mbali Zantsi, a new kid in the business. Scores of talented boxers flocked to her new...
Early state capture stalled motor city
Early state capture stalled motor city
After Crispian Olver controversially lifted the lid on graft in Nelson Mandela Bay in his 2018 book, How to Steal a City, a new book...
'The Lost Boys' speaks to us all
'The Lost Boys' speaks to us all
Mark Minnie was 12 years old in 1972 when he was raped by 17-year-old twins, Bryce and Mickey. They lived in the same neighbourhood.
PE homeowners complain about land occupiers
PE homeowners complain about land occupiers
Tensions are on the rise between land occupiers and people in formal housing in Port Elizabeth. A number of informal settlements have sprouted up...
Suspect arrested in NMU rape case
Suspect arrested in NMU rape case
A 29-year-old suspect has been arrested in connection with the alleged rape and assault of two students at Nelson Mandela University. The...
Nelson Mandela University students threaten shutdown after rape, stabbing on campus
Nelson Mandela University students threaten shutdown after rape, stabbing on campus
Students at the Nelson Mandela University have threatened to shut down the institution until the university management agrees to strengthen...
Urban pig co-operative needs land to stay in business
Urban pig co-operative needs land to stay in business
Urban pig breeders in Port Elizabeth’s Motherwell township fear their project may fall apart because of insufficient land to grow their business....
DA's Trollip: Axing UDM councillor won't jeopardise coalition
DA's Trollip: Axing UDM councillor won't jeopardise coalition
Nelson Mandela Bay mayor Athol Trollip says the fallout with former deputy mayor United Democratic Movement’s (UDM) Mongameli...
Ramaphosa: SA progress means free higher education for the poor
Ramaphosa: SA progress means free higher education for the poor
Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa believes that the country will only know that it has made progress once it is able to provide free higher...
The architect as an activist
The architect as an activist
A row of colonial Victorian-era houses stand in front of me, each a different candy-coated tint of the colour wheel — a throwback to...
​Voters in Nelson Mandela Bay celebrate but vow to watch Athol Trollip
​Voters in Nelson Mandela Bay celebrate but vow to watch Athol Trollip
As election results show a coalition council led by the Democratic Alliance will govern the Nelson Mandela Bay metro for the next five years, voters...
​Nelson Mandela Metro University gets the go-ahead to open a medical school in 2020
​Nelson Mandela Metro University gets the go-ahead to open a medical school in 2020
The government has given its blessing for the establishment of a medical school at the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University (NMMU) in Port...

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