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

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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

News Flash!! Cacadu to change to Sarah Baartman?

A proposal to change the name ‘Cacadu District Municipality; to that of ‘Sarah Baartman District Municipality’ will be discussed at a stakeholders meeting tomorrow (Thursday, 14 April 2013) at 2 pm at the… Continue reading

Three suspected rhino poachers killed in shootout with rangers

Three suspected rhino poachers were killed in a shootout with Kruger National Park rangers according to the South African National Parks (SANParks)  Four suspected poachers were arrested on their way to Mjejane, a… Continue reading

J-Bay Boardriders win Billabong Inter-club

The J-Bay Boardriders Club won the  Billabong SA Interclub Championships  in icy but contestable 3-foot surf and rainy conditions at the West Coast holiday town of Yzerfontein this past weekend.  The winning team,… Continue reading