Jailed for life‚ inmates turn to courts for parole: The 194 applicants‚ who filed court papers at the Bhisho‚ Mthatha and East London high courts‚ are among the 376 lifers in the Eastern Cape who are still serving out sentences for murders‚ rapes and robberies despite qualifying for parole.Source: “Bhisho” – BingNews. 194 Eastern Cape life convicts sue state: The 194 applicants, who filed court papers at the Bhisho, Mthatha and East London high courts, are among the 376 lifers in the Eastern Cape who are still serving out sentences for murders, rapes and robberies despite qualifying for parole.. Picture …Source: “Bhisho” – BingNews. Bhisho ANC caucus hit by ‘division’: The ANC chief whip in the Bhisho legislature has lamented what he calls “unfortunate” divisions in his party’s caucus. MEC Phumulo Masualle calls meeting in East London Picture: FILE Chief whip Fundile Gade received an 11th-hour invitation to send …Source: “Bhisho” – BingNews. Cost of living in: Monthly rent for a 45 m2 … [Read more...]
About Alan Straton: Passionate about Port Elizabeth and definitely NOT packing for Perth. Alan's ethos is epitomised in the words of Nelson Mandela; "I have fought against white domination and I have fought against black domination. I have cherished the idea of a democratic and free society. If need be, it is an ideal for which I am prepared to die."