Tag Archive: today

Meet one of the country’s and EC’s top achievers

Meet one of the country’s and EC’s top achievers Lomso Dumezweni of Ngcobo near Mthatha in the Eastern Cape has been announced by Basic Education Minister, Angie Motshekga, today, 7 January, as one… Continue reading

Stolen car from Humansdorp rolls in high speed police chase

By Bev Mortimer Two of four suspects who stole a car outside a doctor’s surgery in Humansdorp are critically injured and under armed guard in Humansdorp. Another uninjured suspect was arrested at the… Continue reading

Catamaran capsizes on Wild Coast, 2 crew missing

A capsized catamaran was found floating about 50 nautical miles North East of East London, today, 18 October, (40 nautical miles off-shore of Cape Morgan) and its two crew members are missing. The… Continue reading

Junior surfers at Magnatubes charging epic surf

Crystal Hulett, from St Francis Bay, Eastern Cape. Photo:  © Ian Thurtell Junior surfers like Crystal Hulett and Olivia Brand were the stand-outs in the Girls U20 pro division on day 2 of the… Continue reading

Derek Watts at opening of Africa’s largest wind farm

Carte Blanche’s  Derek Watts was the guest speaker at the official opening of Africa’s largest wind farm – the  Jeffreys Bay Wind Farm – at Mentorskraal , today, 9 July 2014.  And Derek… Continue reading

Jordy wins hard battle to take the Billabong Pro Rio

Today, 19 May 2013, Jordy Smith (ZAF), 25, won the Billabong Rio Pro in a hard-fought final over national favorite Adriano de Souza (BRA), 26, by a score of 17.80 to 16.34 in clean two-to-four foot (1… Continue reading

Windows Phone 8 in South Africa this month

Microsoft and Huawei are introducing the Huawei 4Afrika – a full functionality Windows Phone 8 which will come pre-loaded with select applications designed for Africa. The phone will initially be available in Angola,… Continue reading

Traffic officer and others missing in Mpumalanga floods

Mpumalanga police are still searching for a traffic officer and his passenger who went missing when the officer’s state vehicle was washed away during floods in Nkomazi at the weekend.  A 67-year-old woman… Continue reading