NSRI helps three men ashore after capsized Hobie

Three young men were taken ashore at  by Durban NSRI volunteer duty crew after their Hobie Cat capsized. “They had launched earlier from the Point Yacht Club Vetchies Beach Site and had capsized… Continue reading

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N10 Road between Cradock and PE to be closed

 The Eastern Cape Department of Transport would like to announce that the n10 between Cradock and Port Elizabeth will be closed for road blasting between noon and 4 pm on Tuesdays and Thursdays… Continue reading

Right to Know releases ‘secret’ report

The South African Government says it has noted a report titled ‘Secret State of the Nation 2013′ – released on Monday, 18 February 2013, by lobby group Right to Know (R2K).   In its… Continue reading

Dr Mamphela’s Ramphele’s political plans

Dr Mamphela Ramphele today (18 February) declared her intention to form a party political platform for all South Africans “that will focus on rekindling hope that building the country of our dreams is… Continue reading

Forthcoming events 19-27 February

19 February : Rotary End Polio Now Awareness Swimarathon at 5 pm, old Hotel pool. Swimming enthusiasts in St Francis Bay and Jeffreys Bay are once again participating in the Rotary Global Swimarathon… Continue reading

Fisherman hooks human body at False Bay, another washes up at Camps Bay

A decomposing body of a man was hooked by a fisherman at False Bay this morning, 17 February 2012, while another body washed up in the surf onto Camps Bay beach , also… Continue reading

Injured man airlifted at Noordhoek, four rescued at Plett

 Noordhoek A 27 year- old Newlands man was airlifted to a Cape Town hospital this morning after being injured.  It is suspected he incurred a spinal injury while surfing. Tom Coetzee, NSRI Kommetjie… Continue reading

East London man missing, yacht and crew towed to port

A 22 year-old East London man is missing in the East London surf . Despite despite an extensive search he has not been found. Geoff McGregor, NSRI East London station commander, said this… Continue reading

Kouga staff in show of force against rape

Kouga staffers came to work in black today (15 February) to show their support for the Black Friday anti-rape campaign.  The nationwide campaign was sparked by the brutal rape and murder of Bredasdorp… Continue reading

Infrastructure, tax policies and land reform: overview highlights of SONA

 Infrastructure projects and tax policies were two of the main highlights  of President Jacob Zuma’s State of the Nation Address (SONA) yesterday evening, 14 February. Speaking from parliament in Cape Town in a high… Continue reading