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Grahamstown traffic cops still using storeroom as a temporary officeGrahamstown traffic cops still using storeroom as a temporary officeApr 20, 2018 16:05

The Democratic Alliance has again called on Eastern Cape MEC for Transport, Weziwe Tikana, to urgently provide temporary office structures for Grahamstown’s traffic officers. "The Grahamstown Traffic Department office burned down on 30 September 2017...

Vigilant Metro Police officers confiscate illegal firearm in KwaNobuhleVigilant Metro Police officers confiscate illegal firearm in KwaNobuhleApr 20, 2018 15:52

Metro Police Chief, Yolande Faro, said while her officials were...

Standard Bank IRONMAN African Championship 2019 date announcedStandard Bank IRONMAN African Championship 2019 date announcedApr 20, 2018 15:49

The hugely popular Standard Bank IRONMAN® African...

Bay residents cry out for jobs as IDP and Budget meetings continueBay residents cry out for jobs as IDP and Budget meetings continueApr 20, 2018 15:09

IDP and Public Participation meetings currently under-way...

Kids Connection

When screens replace teachers: Dangers of introducing tech in the classsroomMar 23, 2018 09:43

Technology has taken the world by storm and its use...