SABC News - Nelson Mandela Bay Metro


Big businesses urged to reduce electricity wastage

Wednesday 15 July 2015 20:34

Big business and large multinational organisations have been urged to reduce electricity wastage by striking a balance between making profit and energy efficiency.


Proposal to change PE Opera House name

Tuesday 23 June 2015 20:04

General Manager of the Port Elizabeth Opera House, Monde Ngonyama, says they've submitted a formal proposal to the Nelson Mandela Bay Metro on the renaming of the Opera House.


DA leader  Mmusi Maimane slammed the state of education, saying it must be turned around to ensure a prosperous future.
Maimane slams current state of education

Tuesday 16 June 2015 18:55

The Democratic Alliance (DA)  leader Mmusi Maimane has described the school education system as the biggest failure since the advent of democracy.


ANC says the ruling party lost eight wards in the area.
ANC campaigns in highly contested Mandela Bay Metro

Sunday 7 June 2015 18:24

The race to crucial by-elections in the Nelson Mandela Bay Metro has begun with the African National Congress (ANC) starting its campaign in Port Elizabeth.


Danny Jordaan spent his first day in office to attend to some of challenges in the municipality.
ANC NWC decend on Nelson Mandela Bay Metro

Monday 1 June 2015 18:02

The fight for the Nelson Mandela Bay Metro ahead of next year's local government elections is gaining momentum.


Jordaan begins mayoral reign of troubled metro on Monday

Monday 1 June 2015 05:54

Danny Jordaan is to begin his first week in his municipal office on Monday morning in Port Elizabeth amid overwhelming expectations


SAFA mum on 2010 bribery claims

Thursday 28 May 2015 14:30

South African Football Association (SAFA) President, Danny Jordaan, has refused to be drawn into the International Federation of Association Football (FIFA) allegations of bribing.


Mandela Bay elects Jordaan as new mayor

Thursday 28 May 2015 11:05

SAFA boss, Danny Jordaan has been elected unopposed as the new executive mayor of the Nelson Mandela Bay Metro.


Danny Jordaan to be sworn in as Mandela Bay mayor

Thursday 28 May 2015 08:00

South African Football Association (SAFA) boss Danny Jordaan is expected to be elected and sworn in as the new executive mayor of the Nelson Mandela Bay Metro on Thursday.


All ANC councillors support Jordaan: Kodwa

Sunday 24 May 2015 15:22

ANC spokesperson, Zizi Kodwa, has dismissed reports that some ANC councillors in the Nelson Mandela Bay Metro will vote against Danny Jordaan as mayor.


Danny Jordaan ready for challenges ahead

Friday 22 May 2015 06:30

In a few hours time, SAFA President Danny Jordaan will be sworn-in as an African National Congress (ANC) proportional representative councillor in the Nelson Mandela Bay Metro.


Dr. Danny Jordaan was elected Safa president in September 2013.
Jordaan pledges his commitment to football

Tuesday 19 May 2015 20:27

Safa President, Danny Jordaan, says he will remain committed to football for life - a day after being names as mayoral candidate to take over the Nelson Mandela Bay Metro.


Danny Jordaan appointment a stunt: Analyst

Tuesday 19 May 2015 10:30

Aubrey Matshiqi, believes the decision by ANC to appoint Danny Jordaan as their mayoral candidate for the Nelson Mandela Bay Metro is a stunt.


Danny Jordaan's selection is widely seen as a political ploy.
Jordaan not meant to lure coloured vote: Mantashe

Monday 18 May 2015 20:46

ANC Secretary General, Gwede Mantashe, has dismissed claims that they've elected soccer boss Danny Jordaan as their mayoral candidate for the Nelson Mandela Bay Metro to lure coloured voters.


ANC to present Nelson Mandela Bay intervention plan

Monday 18 May 2015 07:20

The ANC National Working Committee will be back in the Nelson Mandela Bay metro on Monday to present its intervention plan for the troubled municipality.


Trollip’s dream – to win Nelson Mandela Bay Metro

Sunday 10 May 2015 20:16

DA Eastern Cape regional leader Athol Trollip has made a major come back to the party's national politics.


Outgoing DA Deputy Federal Chairperson, Makashule Gana, was speaking at the DA's Federal Congress in Port Elizabeth.
More powers should be given to new DA Deputy Federal Chairperson: Gana

Saturday 9 May 2015 17:21

Outgoing Democratic Alliance (DA) Deputy Federal Chairperson, Makashule Gana, has called for more powers to be given to the deputy federal chairperson of the party.


Helen Zille steps down as leader of the Democratic Alliance at the DA Federal Congress in Port Elizabeth
Zille: If the DA succeeds, SA succeeds

Saturday 9 May 2015 13:28

Speaking to delegates gathered at the party’s 2015 Federal Congress, Helen Zille said there was no way that anyone could have predicted where the DA would be today.


The ANC in the Nelson Mandela Bay Metro has come under fire regarding allegations of corruption and poor governance.
Mandela Bay Metro crisis worries ANC

Wednesday 6 May 2015 10:00

The African National Congress (ANC) says they are worried about the decline in performance in Port Elizabeth's Nelson Mandela Bay Metro since 2009.


Mandela Bay mayor safe for now

Monday 4 May 2015 20:11

A final decision on whether to make changes to the troubled ANC-led Nelson Mandela Bay Metro will not be taken before May 1 and Benson Fihla will continue to act as mayor until then.


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