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Drought in E Cape cripples Macadamia nut farming

Tuesday 22 August 2017 20:07

The drought which has ravaged the Eastern Cape has crippled production at the Ncera Macademia Project that has made inroads in the international market.

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Provincial spokesperson, Sizwe Kupelo, has urged the public to be on the lookout.
Scammers exploit EC Health Dept's recruitment drive

Tuesday 22 August 2017 18:09

The Eastern Cape Health Department has warned unsuspecting job-seekers to be careful of scammers. This follows the department's major recruitment drive.

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Dr Pali Lahohla, statistician General at Stats SA, says poverty levels in South Africa are increasing.
Poverty levels in SA on the increase

Tuesday 22 August 2017 13:51

A new poverty report released by Statistics South Africa on Tuesday shows that poverty levels decreased since 2006 but increased in 2011.

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More than 80 000 Eastern Cape learners will write their matric exams in 2017.
E. Cape aims to improve matric results for 2017

Monday 21 August 2017 21:30

With less than 90 days to go before the start of the matric final examinations, Eastern Cape learners and the education department are hard at work tying up loose ends.

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Gang rapists sentenced to double life imprisonment by E C court

Monday 21 August 2017 14:36

Three Eastern Cape men were each sentenced to double life imprisonment after they were found guilty for gang raping two high school girls

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Snow and rain in the Eastern Cape has helped mitigate some of the effects of a lengthy drought.
Snow, rain in E Cape helped mitigate drought

Sunday 20 August 2017 15:04

Snow and rain in the Eastern Cape has helped mitigate some of the effects of a lengthy drought.

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Springboks coach Alistair Coetzee is happy  with his team's performance after their 37 -15 win over Argentina in Port Elizabeth on Saturday.
Boks coach Coetzee thrilled with win over Argentina

Sunday 20 August 2017 11:24

Springboks coach Alistair Coetzee is happy with his team's performance after their 37 -15 win over Argentina in Port Elizabeth on Saturday.

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Manana case shows discrimination based on sexual orientation: Mantashe

Sunday 20 August 2017 07:07

ANC Secretary-General Gwede Mantashe says the case of assault against Mduduzi Manana, shows people with different sexual orientations are still discriminated against.

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Some farmers have lost livestock because of the snow.
Roads re-opened in E Cape after snowfalls

Saturday 19 August 2017 21:29

All Eastern Cape roads have been re-opened after the recent snowfalls.

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First Deputy President of the SACP Solly Mapaila has called on President Jacob Zuma to resign.
SACP celebrates its 96th anniversary

Saturday 19 August 2017 20:59

A threat to discipline dissenting African National Congress (ANC) Members of Parliament was a mere distraction.

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The Boks outscored the Pumas four tries to two, with five pointers from Courtnall Skosan, Raymond Rhule, Siya Kolisi and Peter Steph Du Toit.
Boks beat Argentina 37-15

Saturday 19 August 2017 20:53

South Africa opened their Rugby Championship account with a very convincing 37-15 win over Argentina in Port Elizabeth.

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Skipper Eben Etzebeth is aware they will be up against a better team by far
Boks and Pumas to clash in PE

Saturday 19 August 2017 08:26

The Springboks have braced themselves for a tough physical encounter against Argentina in the opening Rugby Championship match in Port Elizabeth on Saturday.

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The Hogsback Holiday Resort in the Eastern Cape, situated high on the Hogsback Mountain Range is buzzing
Silver lining to snow nightmare in Eastern Cape

Friday 18 August 2017 19:50

The icy conditions wreaking havoc in some parts of Eastern Cape and KwaZulu Natal have been a delight for tourists.

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A number of mountain passes had to be closed as a result while residents and their livestock on the foot of the Hogsback Mountain range battled to keep warm
More snowfall for Eastern Cape

Friday 18 August 2017 12:05

Snow is expected to continue falling in the some parts of Eastern Cape until Friday afternoon.

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Boks won't drop guard against Pumas

Friday 18 August 2017 08:09

The Springboks are no under no illusion about the task ahead of them when they take on Argentina in their opening Rugby Championship match in Port Elizabeth on Saturday.

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High Heaven Farm is about 20 km from East London towards King William's Town.
EC female farmer urges women to join farming industry

Thursday 17 August 2017 19:03

The owner of the High Heaven farm near Berlin in the Eastern Cape has encouraged women to take agriculture seriously.

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A number of mountain passes have been closed.
Heavy snowfalls wreak havoc in Eastern Cape

Thursday 17 August 2017 18:54

Heavy snowfalls have wreaked havoc in high-lying areas in the Eastern Cape.

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Traditional leaders also attended the public hearings held at the offices of the public broadcaster.
Traditional matters take center stage at SABC hearing

Wednesday 16 August 2017 14:31

Issues related rural development and traditional leadership have formed the core of discussions at public hearings on the SABC editorial policies in Mthatha in Eastern Cape

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Prince Azenathi's acting period came to an end in July.
Azenathi Dalindyebo still King

Wednesday 16 August 2017 14:30

The office of the Eastern Cape Premier Phumulo Masualle has confirmed that Abathembu Acting King Prince Azenathi Dalindyebo is still the Acting King

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Eastern Cape to assist emerging farmers

Wednesday 16 August 2017 11:20

Emerging farmers in the Joe Gqabi and Chris Hani district municipalities highlighted drought and ageing infrastructure as some of the challenges that hinder their growth.

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