Monthly Archive: February, 2019

Hankey spaza shop owner shot

A  Hankey spaza shop owner was shot and wounded yesterday during a robbery yesterday afternoon, 18 February, and was rushed to hospital. The SAPS says that around 2 pm, it is alleged that… Continue reading

Urgent measures to be undertaken to address Eskom’s problems

In his budget speech next week South Africa’s Minister of Finance will detail measures the government will undertake to assist Eskom to stabilise its finances. “There is a no single solution to the… Continue reading

Woman stabbed in Aston Bay house robbery

A 67 year-old Aston Bay woman was stabbed on her hand when she confronted three armed burglars in her Aston Bay house. The suspects allegedly made off with jewellery, a revolver, laptop and… Continue reading

Load shedding update

Stage 2 rotational load-shedding will be implemented from 8 am – 10 pm today, 14 February. Eskom says due to some improvement in generation performance and the notable strides made in replenishing water… Continue reading

Panga attack on Patensie couple

A massive manhunt has been launched for two suspects who allegedly attacked a couple, both in their 50s, in the Patensie area of the Eastern Cape, last night, 12 February. The SAPS says… Continue reading

Port St Francis restaurant burns down

By Bev Mortimer Indigo Moon restaurant at the St Francis Bay ‘s private port burnt down yesterday evening and one or two nearby shops were partially damaged. The cause of the fire is… Continue reading