Tag Archive: Humansdorp

Humansdorp man dies from multiple gunshot wounds

(Article edited by Bev Mortimer) A 25 year-old man was shot dead outside his front door in Goeda Street, Humansdorp, two days ago. The SAPS says the deceased Macvin Magielies was at home… Continue reading

Humansdorp teenager shot to death this morning

Edited By Bev Mortimer A 15-year old teenager, Antonio Botha was shot and killed in the early hour of this morning, 20 July in Gill Marcus area, Humansdorp. The SAPS says the incident… Continue reading

Humansdorp liquor store burnt down in fire

  Tops liquor store was burnt down last night, 20 October, but the main  retail Spar store alongside,  although damaged, was saved by firemen. The fire is believed to have started in a… 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

News Flash!! News Flash!! Land-lines go dead in Kouga today

Most land-lines in the Kouga area of the Eastern Cape – from Hankey, Jeffreys Bay, Humansdorp, St Francis Bay and Cape St Francis  – are not working, or working intermittently today.  It is… Continue reading

News Flash!! News Flash!! JBay road from Gamtoos closed owing to fire

The R102 between Mondplaas (the Gamtoos bridge) and Jeffreys Bay has been closed to traffic due to a massive veld fire raging between the N2 and R102 towards the sea.  The N2 was… Continue reading

Humansdorp rapist gets 8 years

A 21 year-old Humansdorp man was sentenced to 8 years imprisonment for raping a 20 year-old woman in 2011. Johan Kettledas was sentenced at the Humansdorp Magistrates’ Court earlier this month for the crime… Continue reading

Exchange students set for Christmas holiday in Germany

Four high school pupils from Humansdorp can hardly wait to wing their way to Germany after being chosen by Rotary Jeffreys Bay as Exchange students. Chante´ du Plessis, Micheala Japhta, Habre´-Ann Krige and Lene´… Continue reading

Motorists stranded as Sand River bridge is demolished

It looks like a tsunami coming!” These words were spoken by one of the disaster management team as he looked towards St Francis Links Golf course  from the top of a hill. And… Continue reading