Daily Archive: August 7, 2013

Fierce veld fire in St Francis Bay brought under control

By Bev Mortimer A fierce veld fire on the south west side of St Francis Drive raged for almost two hours this evening before it was finally brought under control. The local firemen… Continue reading

10 passengers evacuated off boat at Shelley Beach

Nine men and one 75 year-old woman were brought safely to shore on the NSRI Shelley Beach sea rescue craft today, 7 August, after one of the motors of the boat they were… Continue reading

8 people rescued as ski-boat capsizes in Shelly Beach surf

NSRI Shelley beach rescued eight people after the ski- boat they were on capsized this morning. They were taken to the sea rescue base and treated by paramedics. The skipper was transported to… Continue reading

Mbambisa appointed new acting City Manager in PE

The Nelson Mandela Bay Metropolitan Council yesterday appointed former Chris Hani District Municipal Manager, Mpilo Sakile Mbambisa, as the Acting Municipal Manager for a maximum period of three months with effect from 6… Continue reading