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Mayor declares Nelson Mandela Bay a drought disaster areaMayor declares Nelson Mandela Bay a drought disaster area

May 24, 2017 15:12

The severity of the drought and its impact on the dams supplying water to the Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality (NMBM) motivated the Executive Mayor, Athol Trollip, to declare a local state of disaster in terms of the Disaster Management Act ...

Singaphi Street steering New Brighton into vibrant township economySingaphi Street steering New Brighton into vibrant township economy

May 24, 2017 15:05

The R40 million Singaphi Street environmental...

CAUGHT IN THE ACT: Port Elizabeth's Idiot Drivers of the WeekCAUGHT IN THE ACT: Port Elizabeth's Idiot Drivers of the Week

May 24, 2017 14:49

From jumping red robots, illegal stops and illegal and...

SASCO NMMU to lead anti-gender based violence march on ThursdaySASCO NMMU to lead anti-gender based violence march on Thursday

May 24, 2017 13:54

The South African Students Congress (SASCO) at the...

News from Sarah Baartman Municipality

STELLAR Programme kicks off in Jeffreys Bay

Twenty-five Grade R teachers, who form part of the...

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