Mawande Jack A programme to produce hundreds of new professional engineers to be deployed in all of the province’s municipalities has been unveiled. The programme is a joint venture between the national Treasury and the Nelson Mandela Bay municipality. It entails a cash injection of R6m to train unemployed graduates who will be brought in […]
The R100 million commercial phase 1 Graaff-Reinet-based freshwater fish farming and processing initiative is in the process of increasing the number of aquaculture production facilities to enable the initiative to produce 2,640 tons of catfish a year by the end of Commercial Phase 1. March, 30, 2015: Construction of an additional three ponds, … [Read More...]
Top of the leaderboard in the 60th SAP 5O5 World Championships on 6 points are Carl Smit and Mike Holt. Image: Alan Straton Port Elizabeth, 30 March 2015 – Two races were sailed on the third day of the 60th SAP 5O5 World Championships bringing the total sailed to 5 in the series and with a discard kicking in the results just got … [Read More...]
Port Elizabeth-born actress Masasa Mbangeni, of e.tv's Scandal!, spoke to [the newspaper] after scooping up the Outstanding Lead Actress prize at the second annual Royalty Soapie Awards.“I can't stop smiling. I still don't believe that I've won,” she said.“As an actress I am always insecure, because I struggled to feel like I belong in this … [Read More...]
Cape Town - Chippa United announced the suspension of head coach Ernst Middendorp with immediate effect on Monday.Read: Ertugral backs Glamour BoysThe team's technical director Mich D'Avray will take over head coaching duties of the Premiership side, with Fadlu Davids maintaining his role as assistant coach, pending the results of an internal … [Read More...]
Statement of the African National Congress following the National Executive Committee Meeting held on the 27th to the 29th March 2015 The National Executive Committee (NEC) of the African National Congress (ANC) met in an ordinary, scheduled meeting on the 27th to the 28th March 2015 at the Protea Hotel Breakwater Lodge, Cape Town. The NEC had … [Read More...]
freeimages.com Johannesburg - The police are investigating Ekurhuleni municipal employees after a forensic audit found numerous irregularities in the awarding and delivery of an IT contract. The municipality had raised concerns over the procurement of a contract that was awarded to Dimension Data. It then hired SizweNtsalubaGobodo to do a … [Read More...]
Allow me to join the debate initiated by Robert Marawa on his 083Sport With Marawa on Metro FM last week.Speaking to Sports and Recreation Minister Fikile Mbalula about the passing of South African soccer legend, Steve "Kalamazoo" Mokone, Marawa intimated that a national soccer stadium should be named after the great player.The presenter pointed … [Read More...]
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This Port Elizabeth image is courtesy of Flickr. Click on the Flickr account holder below the photograph to see more. CO 1069-214-93 Image by The National Archives UKDescription: The lighthouse and Donkin Monument. Location: Port Elizabeth, South Africa Our Catalogue Reference: Part of CO 1069/214 This image is part of the Colonial Office … [Read More...]
The Department of Energy has attributed this week’s petrol price increase to higher international prices for oil and the weakening of the rand against the US dollar. Other reasons, the department said was the steep rise in fuel levies and the Road Accident Fund levy of 80.5c per litre, that was determined by Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene during … [Read More...]
Australians Michael Quirk and Luke Payne moved to within a point of the overall lead after winning race 3 of the SAP 505 World Championships in Port Elizabeth, South Africa on 29 March 2015. The racing ends on Friday 3 April. These are some of the magnificent trophies available to winners in the various categories. Displayed below are the trophies … [Read More...]
Profitability versus sustainability - are these mutually exclusive? I hardly need to motivate why this is such an important question. Humankind stands at the precipice. We are using one- and-a-half times worth the resources the earth is able to produce. We are living off the earth's capital and no longer only on its interest. The prospects down … [Read More...]
Port Elizabeth, 29 March 2015 – A wonderful day for Port Elizabeth with the second day’s sailing of the 60th SAP 5O5 World Championships as well as thousands of Ironman Triathletes pounding the streets of Port Elizabeth and swimming in the bay from early this morning. A true testament to the ability of this industrial cities ability to host world … [Read More...]
EP Kings flank Paul Schoeman and FNB Welwitschias wing Justin Nel both recorded hat-tricks of tries this weekend in the fourth round of the Vodacom Cup. A further four players – Enver Brandt (Toyota Free State XV), Anrich Richter (Hino Valke), Stephan de Wit and Kobus de Kock (both Xerox Golden Lions) – each scored a brace of tries, three of them … [Read More...]
THE troubled Old Fashioned Fish and Chips franchising company, which was responsible for signing up franchisees, is now also in line to be liquidated after the High Court in Pretoria awarded an order to a frustrated franchisee this week.This is the third of four of the company’s five main businesses that are battling liquidation applications from … [Read More...]
ICC CRICKET WORLD CUP FINAL PROMOTION TERMS CONDITIONS The competition starts at 6am on Sunday, February 22, 2015, and ends at 10pm on Monday, March 2, 2015. The winner will be notified telephonically on Tuesday, March 3, 2015. … [Read More...]
SARDINIA: WHERE TO GOWe are travelling to Sardinia for four nights and need advice on where to stay. North or south? In the mountains or at the coast? There is so much to do that we can't decide. Plus, we are on a budget. - Michael and Dominique BreetzkeWhere you stay depends on what kind of holiday you prefer. Do you want a balmy beach break … [Read More...]
The Eastern Province Kings beat the Border Bulldogs 27-17 in a scrappy Vodacom Cup match played at a wet Buffalo City Stadium on Friday. Border skipper Blake Kyd celebrated his 50th match for the Bulldogs The Border played in new colours, red and yellow, instead of their usual chocolate brown, highlighting Border’s fight against drug-taking in the … [Read More...]
The first race of the 60th SAP 5O5 World Championships, on 28 March 2015, held in steady, 15-knot easterly winds on a lumpy Algoa Bay, saw a four-way battle develop between some of the hot favourites. The 60th 5O5 World Championships from 23 March to 3 April 2015 is hosted by the Algoa Bay Yacht Club. The following two tabs change content … [Read More...]
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Arctix Architectural Design has been running for the last 8 years offering Municipal submission drawings in the Eastern Cape region. We have also worked in Cape Town, Johannesburg and the surrounding areas. We incorporate a Structural Design service which is done in association with Len Beattie Contact details here: Click here for contact … [Read More...]
This Port Elizabeth image is courtesy of Flickr. Click on the Flickr account holder below the photograph to see more. 1957 Chevrolet Handyman (South Africa) Image by IFHP97 I think the location is the Port Elizabeth Airport. Submit your Port Elizabeth image here. The following two tabs change content below.BioLatest Posts … [Read More...]
News | by Editor Tweet Port Elizabeth, South Africa (March 27, 2015) – Head-torches on, Howie Hamlin and Jeff Nelson were working another late night in the boat park, on the eve of the SAP 505 World Championships being hosted by the Algoa Bay Yacht Club on March 28-April 3. Forced to fit … [Read More...]
This is the third of four of the company's five main businesses that are battling liquidation applications from angry franchisees and suppliers who claim to have been taken for a ride.The business has been trading since 2001 with close to 400 franchisees, according to court papers, but it is believed that the number of stores has dwindled to fewer … [Read More...]
Dear Corruption Watch, my neighbours complain that their municipal water and electricity bills are incorrect. When they try to challenge their bills, our municipality says that they must first pay the disputed bill, and then argue about it. Surely this can't be right? - Yours sincerely, Concerned Neighbour Dear Concerned NeighbourThe law regarding … [Read More...]
Mike Holt and Carl Smit keeping their boat flat and fast on the downwind run. Image: Christophe Favreau They may not have been the boat with the fastest average speed around the course but they played the wind shifts right, stayed within their lay-lines and tacked less than all to win both races on the first day of the 60th SAP 5O5 Worlds being … [Read More...]
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Mawande Jack The 2012 school year kicked off on a somewhat sour note in the province, with about 21 schools in the Nelson Mandela Bay municipality finding themselves without electricity because of outstanding payments. Many of the schools were also waiting for their support material to be delivered amid an undertaking by education MEC Mandla […]
THE African National Congress (ANC) celebrated its centenary yesterday, boasting that it is growing. It has reached its target of 1-million members, a target it set back in the 1940s. The party hopes that these are its foot soldiers, its defenders and its lifeblood. The figure is no small feat. As it turns 100, the […]
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Mawande Jack Nelson Mandela Bay’s musical talent has exploded onto the national scene following the release of a compilation CD by 14 local artists. Most of the new artists hail from townships like Motherwell, New Brighton, Soweto-on-Sea and Kwanobuhle and were inspired by the success of Gauteng and KZN hip hop and kwaito artists who […]
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