SABC News - Port Elizabeth


Jayde killed 'because of husband's affair, debt'

Tuesday 26 May 2015 12:00

Christopher Panayiotou had his wife Jayde murdered to stop getting further into debt as he was trying to keep his mistress happy, the Port Elizabeth magistrate’s court heard last week.


Panayiotou back in court for bail plea

Tuesday 26 May 2015 07:50

Murder accused, Christopher Panayiotou, will continue with his bail application in the Port Elizabeth magistrate's court this morning following a postponement last week.


Currently the dams which supply Nelson Mandela Bay are just over 60% full.
Govt pump millions into Nooitgedacht Water Scheme

Monday 25 May 2015 20:24

The Department of Water and Sanitation has injected R120-million to the water purification project, Nooitgedagt Water Treatment at Addo near Port Elizabeth.


Teachers who use corporal punishment will be dealt with: E Cape

Sunday 24 May 2015 18:29

The Eastern Cape Education Department says it will not hesitate to act against teachers who mete out corporal punishment.


Over 400 cities in 52 countries protesting against the production of foods made from genetically modified seeds.
South Africans march against GMO Company Monsanto

Saturday 23 May 2015 11:54

South Africans have joined the international community in a global march against Monsanto, the world's largest seed company.


Monwabisi Mangcotywa says we need to invoke lifelong practices of Ubuntu.
SA needs to revive spirit of Ubuntu: Mangcotywa

Saturday 23 May 2015 07:23

The South African Heritage Council CEO, Advocate Monwabisi Mangcotywa, says South Africa needs to invoke the spirit of Ubuntu


Jordaan vows to tackle Mandela Bay woes

Thursday 21 May 2015 19:48

South African Football Association President Danny Jordaan says it's not going to be business as usual in the Nelson Mandela Bay Metro if he is voted in as mayor..


Christopher Panayiotou is applying for bail in the Port Elizabeth magistrate's court.
Chilling evidence surface in Panayiotou's bail application

Thursday 21 May 2015 14:43

Chilling evidence has been read in court of Christopher Panayiotou's motive to have his wife Jayde killed.


Christopher Panayiotou is accused of being the alleged master mind behind his wife Jayde Panayiotou’s murder.
Panayiotou's bail application postponed

Wednesday 20 May 2015 17:38

The bail application of Christopher Panayiotou in the Port Elizabeth Magistrate's Court has been postponed until Thursday.


 Christopher Panayiotou is accused of murdering his wife, Jayde.
Panayiotou’s murder trial adjourned

Wednesday 20 May 2015 12:08

The bail hearing of murder accused Christopher Panayiotou has been adjourned until lunchtime.


Missionvale protest disrupts traffic

Wednesday 20 May 2015 11:27

Traffic has been disrupted at Old Uitenhage Road in Missionvale in Port Elizabeth in the Eastern Cape due to service delivery protest.


Panayiotou bail application resumes

Wednesday 20 May 2015 06:52

The bail application for the husband of slain teacher, Jayde Panayiotou will resume in the Port Elizabeth magistrate's court on Wednesday.


Christopher Panayiotou’s lawyers push for bail

Tuesday 19 May 2015 12:20

The bail application of Christopher Panayiotou will commence on Wednesday at the Port Elizabeth Magistrate’s Court.


Danny Jordaan has a very strong track record both in politics and sports.
SAFA's Jordaan appointed new Nelson Mandela Metro mayor

Monday 18 May 2015 17:13

South African Football Association President, Danny Jordaan, has been appointed as the new mayor of the troubled Nelson Mandela Metro.


Ambulance staff held at gunpoint

Monday 18 May 2015 09:21

Ambulance staff was threatened at gun point in Port Elizabeth while responding to calls in two separate incidents over the weekend.


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.


ANC's support in the Nelson Mandela Bay Metropolitan dropped to below 50% in the 2014 general elections.
ANC aims to consolidate support in Nelson Mandela Bay

Sunday 17 May 2015 19:30

The African National Congress (ANC) National Working Committee (NWC) will be back in the Nelson Mandela Bay Metropolitan on Monday to present their intervention plan for the troubled municipality.


Sundowns are Nedbank Cup Kings

Saturday 16 May 2015 19:05

The Brazilians has beaten Ajax Cape Town 4-3 on penalties after the match had ended nil all after extra time at the Nelson Mandela Stadium in Port Elizabeth.


Mmusi Maimane is holding multiple positions after being elected as the first black DA federal leader.
Maimane remains confident after first week as federal leader

Saturday 16 May 2015 07:33

It's almost a week since Democratic Alliance (DA) Parliamentary leader Mmusi Maimane has been elected DA federal leader in Port Elizabeth.


Ajax and Sundowns will go against each other in the Nedbank Cup final.
Sundowns eyeing Nedbank Cup

Friday 15 May 2015 14:03

Mamelodi Sundowns will want to end the 2014/2015 season on a high by winning the Nedbank Cup final on Saturday afternoon.


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