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South Africa to face review by UN Committee on Elimination of Racial Discrimination

South Africa to face review by UN Committee on Elimination of Racial Discrimination: South Africa’s record on tackling racial discrimination will face scrutiny by the Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (CERD) on 9 and 10 August. South Africa is one of the 177 States that have ratified the International Convention on the Elimination of […]
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The week that was…. – Featured Blog

Today’s posts from our featured Port Elizabeth Blogger: The week that was….: Yeeeuw, waves all week. Plenty of easterly cyclone swell around, getting in to all the nooks and crannies. Humewood was the pick of the bunch, with some good sessions at Suicides, Denvilles and Fence as well. Some serious paddling power required though thanks […]
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King Williams Town news: They came, saw, and voted

They came, saw, and voted: The situation was quiet in Breidbach, King William’s Town, where disruptions had also been threatened. “There are lots of things we need in Breidbach. We’re not happy here, but no one can stop the vote,” said community member Cyprian Cramford. Source: “King Williams Town” – BingNews. Man shot in shop […]
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Why MUST there always be one?

One who spews without thinking. One who forgot to take the chill pill. One who didn’t get a hug (or something else a bit more risque) in the morning. One who checked their humanity in the day they opened their mouths (to talk, Tiger, to talk!). One who is not happy unless she is making […]
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Road Closure – R75 between Graaff-Reinet and Jansenville

Road Closure – R75 between Graaff-Reinet and Jansenville: August 04, 2016 – The South African National Roads Agency Ltd (SANRAL) would like to advise motorists that road closure will take place to allow a crane to lift drilling rigs onto the top of the cutting within the road reserve on Saturday, 6 August 2016 in […]
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R20m Municipal support package for EP Kings

SA Rugby on Thursday confirmed that the Eastern Province Kings will play in the Premier Division of the Currie Cup. The confirmation follows the announcement of a R20m support package by the Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality. An amount of R6m has already been budgeted for support towards the Union. The NMB Council is expected to […]
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NMMU Sociology student off to India for internship

Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University’s BA Honours in Sociology student Dominique Ralarala has been accepted into the Seva Mandir internship programme in Rajasthan, India. Ralarala takes part in the internship from August to October 2016, where she will be required to develop a research project according to the mutual interests and needs of Seva Mandir. Seva […]
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At 4:30 the score is 17-12

As at 4:30 pm on 4 August 2016 with 73.62% of votes counted in the Nelson Mandela Bay Metropole the ANC has 17 Seats and the DA has 12. At this time the ANC won Ward 16 – Kwazakhele and Ward 23 – . Overall support for the DA slipped back under the 50% mark […]
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ANC adds Ward 20

As at 3:15 pm on 4 August 2016 with 72.44% of votes counted in the Nelson Mandela Bay Metropole the ANC has 15 Seats and the DA has 11. At this time the ANC won Ward 20 – Kwazakhele. Overall support for the DA climbed back over the 50% mark to 50.23%, the ANC slipped […]
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DA vote count slips to under 50%

As at 3:00 pm on 4 August 2016 with 72.05% of votes counted in the Nelson Mandela Bay Metropole the ANC has 14 Seats and the DA has 11. At this time the ANC won Ward 53 – Colchester and Motherwell. Overall support for the DA slipped to 49.94%, the ANC has 39.03% and the […]
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IEC has Seven Days to declare results

The Electoral Commission (IEC) says it is on course to announce the 2016 Local Government Election Results within the specified period. In terms of the Electoral Commission Act, the commission must declare results within seven days after elections. “We are on track and well within this timeframe,” said IEC CEO Mosotho Moepya on Thursday, when […]
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It’s 13 – 11 at 2:30

As at 2:30 pm on 4 August 2016 with 71.65% of votes counted in the Nelson Mandela Bay Metropole the ANC has 13 Seats and the DA has 11. At this time the ANC has stopped the march of the DA across the Northern Areas wards and won Ward 29 – Booysen Park and Bloemendal […]
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Neck and Neck for ANC and DA

As at 1:30 pm on 4 August 2016 with 68.11% of votes counted in the Nelson Mandela Bay Metropole the ANC has 10 Seats and the DA has 9. The DA has seats in: Ward 8: Kabega Park, Willow Glen, Glenroy Park, Weybridge Park, Brymore, Ben Kamma, Lorraine, Kamma Park, Lorraine Manor Ward 9: Western […]
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Australia and Sri Lanka to play in Port Elizabeth

St George’s Park will this season host a number of internationals and domestic matches. First match of the season will see the Proteas take on Australia in a Momentum One Day International on Sunday 9 October. Sri Lanka will also be touring this season and St George’s will host the annual Boxing Day Test 26-30 […]
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The Losing Ward Councillor Lament

Sung to the tune of Ladysmith Black Mambazo’s Homeless: Wardless, Wardless Moonlight shining on an empty food plate Wardless, Wardless Sunlight shining on an empty double garage We are wardless, we are wardless My wallet won’t be filled from an empty bank And we are wardless, wardless, wardless The people voted for the other mate
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