FORMER gold miner Siyanda Grey is planning to strike it lucky in Bloemfontein when he makes his Super Rugby debut for the Southern Kings against the Cheetahs today.
TWO days after having been released on bail, a defiant Brent Cunningham has strongly denied that he has a problem with his temper, and has threatened to sue anyone who has posted negative comments about him on Facebook.
THE state has conceded that multiple assault accused Brent Cunningham had bruises on his body when he was arrested on December 30 last year.
NEW Nelson Mandela Bay mayor Ben Fihla implemented a major reshuffle of his mayoral committee yesterday, adding a new member and moving some of the members of the executive body to different portfolios.
CHURCHES in Nelson Mandela Bay control extensive property empires which are worth a combined R850-million.
REEVA Steenkamp’s parents have reacted with surprise at news that two high-profile journalists have signed a deal with an international publishing company to write a book about the death of the Bay model and the trial of her paralympian boyfriend, Oscar Pistorius.
A FORMER Miss Port Elizabeth and Revlon model has landed the biggest opportunity of her modelling career to date and will soon be seen on billboards and campaign posters across sub-Saharan Africa.
NEW Nelson Mandela Bay mayor Ben Fihla officially took over the reins yesterday, promising to lead the city out of its chaotic state and hinting at the revival of ambitious development projects that were first mooted during former mayor Nceba Faku’s tenure.
AS Reeva Steenkamp’s heartbroken Port Elizabeth parents consider a civil claim against Oscar Pistorius, the Olympic star is set to challenge his bail conditions which his legal team have termed unwarranted and unfair.
THE owners of one of Port Elizabeth’s most prominent, upmarket daycare centres have refused to take any action against a female employee accused of sexual abusing a toddler in her care.
Louise Liebenberg considers becoming a stowaway after lunching on the sleek Italian liner.
FOOD safety rating company Eatsafe has called for Nelson Mandela Bay restaurants that do not comply with hygiene standards to be shut down.
EVERY town has one, and in Nelson Mandela Bay, Sydenham resident Magda Spamer holds the title of the city’s very own spinster “cat lady”.
THE dilapidated old Tramways building outside the Port Elizabeth Harbour will soon be transformed into a stunning development incorporating an eco-friendly rooftop garden, restaurant, environmentally conscious tenants and unique local artwork.
AS Oscar Pistorius applies for bail in a Pretoria court on Tuesday, Reeva Steenkamp’s devastated parents will be saying a final goodbye to their only child at her funeral in Port Elizabeth.
THE wind in Port Elizabeth is blowing single ladies right into bed – with married men.
IN A bizarre find yesterday morning, 33 empty coffins, estimated to be worth about R330 000, were found hidden in bushes on the outskirts of Port Elizabeth.
PARENTS’ unwillingness to talk about sex with their children has helped spark a huge increase in Nelson Mandela Bay teenagers using cellphones to swap naked photographs of themselves and have sexually explicit conversations.
THE prevalence of autism in children has increased by a staggering 23% in the past three years and there appears to be no answer as to why this has occurred.