Tag Archive: Eastern Cape

50 year-old arrested for rape of two Patensie boys

A 50-year-old man arrested for the rape of two boys, aged 11, over a period of time in Patensie, Eastern Cape, appeared in Hankey Magistrate’s Court on 13 November. The man is linked… Continue reading

Heroic farm worker saves cop from drowning in flood waters

A farm worker rescued a South African police man after his bakkie was swept off a bridge by flood waters and then downstream at Uitenhage, Eastern Cape,  this morning, 27 July. Thulani Njoli,… Continue reading

Storms River murder: up to R10 000 reward offered

Police in Storms River, Eastern Cape,  have today offered a reward up to R10 000 for information which may lead to the arrest and successful prosecution of those involved in the murder of… Continue reading

Austrian tourist dies after shark attack at Port St Johns

A 72 year-old Austrian tourist was fatally wounded by a shark today at Port St Johns in the Eastern Cape of South Africa this afternoon, according to the NSRI.  It appears the incident… Continue reading

Forthcoming Event: Big Swimarathon in SFB and JBay

Swimming enthusiasts in St Francis Bay and Jeffreys Bay will once again participate in the Rotary Global Swimarathon for 2013. Last year St Francis swimmers contributed towards establishing a new Guiness World Record… Continue reading

Local Eco and Visitors Centre to open in August

An Eco Centre with a top notch visitors’ centre is opening in St Francis Bay in August this year. It will focus on the ocean and marine life. The centre will be called… Continue reading

SuperSpar St Francis Bay says : “Thank You!”

St Francis Bay’s Super Spar continued with the great community spirit this afternoon by saying a big “Thank You!” to all the volunteers and the helpers who walked people across a foot bridge while… Continue reading

Stop press!! High hopes Kouga’s water restrictions will be eased!

High hopes have been raised among Kouga residents following an announcment by the Port Elizabeth Metro this afternoon that water restrictions have been eased in the PE municipal area. Owing to the lateness of… Continue reading

Three EC skateboarders in SA finals

   Three Eastern Cape skateboarders, including one from Jeffreys Bay, will be comepeting in the SA finals of the Red Bull Manny Mania in Johannesburg later this month. The national winner will wing his… Continue reading