Monthly Archive: April, 2016

Uitenhage girl, 14, goes missing on Freedom Day

MissingL Micaylen Hendricks, 14  The SAP Police  in Uitenhage are searching for a missing 14-year-old girl who did not return home from a spaza shop on Freedom Day.  Apparently on  27 April 2016 around… Continue reading

Icy cold front, floods expected in Western and Eastern Cape

Big sea swells, storm conditions, strong gale force winds, rain, possibly snow and floods are expected as the Western and Eastern Cape brace for an icy  cold front. The NSRI has warned boaters,… Continue reading

New plan to have CCTV for St Francis

A new proposal to have St Francis monitored by a CCTV network  for safety and security has been proposed. A document has been drawn up by the local Community Police Forum to inform … Continue reading

R97.27-m for JBay, Humansdorp RDP houses

The East Cape Department of Human Settlements has appointed contractors to build 1 500 RDP houses at Ocean View, Jeffreys Bay, and 391 RDP houses at Kruisfontein, Humansdorp. In efforts to unblock human… Continue reading

Cops recover Polo Player, goods stolen in Kwanobuhle robbery

Three suspects allegedly entered a Kwanobuhle home at 1:40 am today, 24 April,  threatened the resident and made off with cell phones, a flat screen TV  and a VW Polo vivo. Lt Gerda… Continue reading

St Francis Chronicle April 2016 edition is now online

The April 2016 edition of St Francis Chronicle is now online. This free,  community, print newspaper for St Francis, Kouga and Port Elizabeth  readers has been placed online for the benefit of those… Continue reading

Dangerous sea conditions this weekend – NSRI urges caution

The NSRI warns of dangerous coastal conditions this weekend  22-24 April and urges people anywhere near the sea to be extremely cautious. Storm conditions, strong gale force winds, rough seas, heavy swells with… Continue reading

Three arrested for R100 000 stolen electronic goods in Uitenhage 

Three men suspected of stealing more than R100 000 worth of electronic equipment in two robberies in Uitenhage this week, were arrested in a joint SAPS operation yesterday, 21 April. The suspects were found… Continue reading

SARS busts R80-million mandrax haul at border

illion-  SARS Customs officials busted an R80-million mandrax drug haul valued at almost R80-million at the Kopfontein – Botswana border post in North-West province yesterday, 16 April. Two foreign nationals were  arrested for… Continue reading

Free Wi-Fi for the Eastern Cape

The Department of Telecommunications and Postal Services has invested R6 million towards the roll out of free public Wi-Fi in the Eastern Cape. “Let me announce that once you have connected to the… Continue reading