Monthly Archive: March, 2013

Fixing St Francis Bay’s roads in progress

Work commenced this week to re-tar the bad areas on St Francis Drive damaged in last year’s floods. Municipal road repairers started from the Port end of St Francis Drive. The section closest… Continue reading

NSRI’s Easter safety tips

The NSRI says this month’s second Spring Tide peaked with the full moon on  26 March, The effects of this Spring Tide will be felt around the coast from now until after this Easter… Continue reading

Improvements on going to St Francis Bay

                    All articles edited or written, all photos taken plus all adverts designed by the Editor and printed in the St Francis Chronicle are… Continue reading

Mandela in hospital for lung infection

President Nelson Mandela was admitted to hospital late Wednesday evening owing to the “recurrence of his lung infection”.  This was confirmed by the Presidenc today. “Doctors are attending to him, ensuring that he has the… Continue reading

Young missing JBay girl has been found

The SAP report this morning that 15 year-old Camilla Belinda Phillips  last seen on Sunday this week was found last night, 27 March.. Police said she is safe and sound at home with her mother and… Continue reading

Petrol price to increase yet again April

 The petrol price is set to increase by between 10 and 12 cents in Gauteng and by between 8 and 10 cents at the coast as of next week, the Department of Energy… Continue reading

Green light for Brics development bank

The establishment of a Brics Development Bank will go ahead, President Jacob Zuma said at the 5th Brics Summit in Durban today, 27 March.  It will be the first formal institution of the… Continue reading

15 year-old teenager missing in JBay

Police in Jeffreys Bay are looking for 15 year-old Camilla Belinda Phillips  last seen on Monday, 18 March 2013 at her home in Marina Martinique.   Her mother last saw Camilla on that Monday… Continue reading

South Africa, Russia sign fisheries agreement of intent

The Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (DAFF) has signed a statement of intent on co-operation in fisheries with Russia at the 5th Brics Summit currently underway in Durban. This agreement will be… Continue reading

China to sign agreements worth billions of dollars

China is  committed to intensifying its economic relations with South Africa. “I brought an investment mission with me that will sign agreements worth billions of dollars,” Chinese President Xi Jinping said in his remarks… Continue reading