Monthly Archive: July, 2013

More than 20 000 firearms destroyed today

More than 19 000 firearms from KwaZulu Natal and 1 499 firearms from the Eastern Cape – were destroyed today to ensure they are never used again.  The Eastern Cape had already destroyed a… Continue reading

EIA Process – Oyster Bay Dune Management Plan

Kouga Municipality via Oyster Bay Residents Association is preparing a Dune Management Plan in order to address encroachment of dunes onto the Slang River estuary, Public Open Space, roads and private properties in… Continue reading

Jordy Smith placed 5th behind Muniz in Vans US Surfing Open

South African Jordy Smith  25, finished fifth in the ASP Prime Vans US Open of Surfing in California yesterday behind winner Alejo Muniz of Brazil.  The Vans US Open of Surfing was the… Continue reading

Motlanthe’s war on poverty in PE yesterday

By Albert Pule and Phatheka Ntanta Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe and his delegation of ministers swapped suits for overalls on Saturday during the war on poverty campaign in the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan Municipality.… Continue reading

SAP SFB arrest man who stole around R7000 worth of goods from Rebelsrus

A man was arrested by the  SAP St Francis Bay police this week after he was found in possession of goods  stolen in Rebelsrus, near Oyster Bay in St Francis.  According to the… Continue reading

Kouga muni denies mismanaging sewerage levy following fraud charges laid by the DA

The Democratic Alliance (DA) opposition party laid criminal charges with the SAP Crime Investigation unit, the Hawks, on Tuesday this week against the ANC-led Kouga Municipality.  The charges laid by Kouga Ward Clr… Continue reading

Woman in labour rapidly evacuated from Robben island by NSRI

A 35 year-old woman who went into labour on Robben Island at 3.04 am this morning, 24 July, was quickly evacuated  from the island by NSRI duty crew. The woman was transported by… Continue reading

Update on arrest of serial killer hiding out in St Francis Bay

The Minister of Police, Nathi Mthethwa,  has commended the all the SAP teams,  including those from St Francis Bay, for their arrest of a serial rape suspect who committed various murder and rape… Continue reading

NSRI search for missing paddlers in surf-ski race yesterday

By Bev Mortimer There was high drama yesterday in the Pam Golding down wind surf-ski challenge between St Francis Bay and Jeffreys Bay when three Eastern Cape NSRI stations searched for a missing… Continue reading

News Flash!! Fire at a house St Francis Bay – update

Originally posted on St Francis Chronicle:
A house in Lovemore Crescent caught fire this evening, 17 July. According to reports the firemen and the St Francis Bay disaster management team were on the…