SABC News - Port Elizabeth


Debt relief for students at Nelson Mandela University

Monday 23 November 2015 05:51

Debt relief for deserving students, and in-sourcing for service workers are on the cards at the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University in Port Elizabeth.


Three die at Ekuphumleni old age home fire

Sunday 22 November 2015 21:27

Three elderly men died in a fire at the Ekuphumleni old age home at Zwide in Port Elizabeth on Saturday.


Gang related violence grips PE

Sunday 22 November 2015 12:06

Police in Port Elizabeth's Northern Areas are investigating another gang related shooting at Gelvandale.


NMMU set to relieve student debt, end outsourcing

Saturday 21 November 2015 21:31

Debt relief for deserving students and in-sourcing for service workers are on the cards at the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University in Port Elizabeth.


Panayiotou continues to seek new bail bid

Friday 20 November 2015 08:26

The lawyers of Christopher Panayiotou will on Friday head back to the Port Elizabeth Magistrate's Court to pursue a fresh bail bid for their client.


The ruling party says it's monitoring the housing project.
Mandela Bay housing project gets underway

Thursday 19 November 2015 19:34

The National Human Settlement Department has started with the first phase of the housing project in the Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality in the Eastern Cape.


Four-way tie at Harry Oppenheimer Trophy

Tuesday 17 November 2015 22:11

Philip Kruse fired a flawless five-under-par 67 to join in a four-way tie for the lead in the Harry Oppenheimer Trophy on Tuesday.


PE surfer breaks Guinness World Record

Monday 16 November 2015 21:29

South Africa has another surfing world record holder.


‘Addressing social ills could help fight drug abuse’

Sunday 15 November 2015 21:23

Cape Town mayor, Patricia de Lille says it is imperative to address social ills and policing problems in order to combat gang-related crimes.


The DA campaign will also serve to uplift communities that have been heavily affected by gang-related crimes.
DA to launch anti-crime drive in PE

Sunday 15 November 2015 13:25

Democratic Alliance (DA) leader Mmusi Maimane will on Sunday launch the Safety of the City Campaign at the Gelvandale Stadium in Port Elizabeth.


Josh Enslin (30) has been surfing since the age of 3.
Surfer attempts to break world Record for longest surfing marathon

Saturday 14 November 2015 20:02

Surfer Josh Enslin is attempting to break the Guinness World Record for the longest surfing marathon at Pollock Beach in Port Elizabeth.


Maritime summit underway in PE

Friday 13 November 2015 20:27

A Maritime summit is underway in Port Elizabeth to look at practical ways of addressing the opportunities of the marine economy.


Kings’ staff nor players have not been paid their October salaries.
Second Kings star heads out of PE

Friday 13 November 2015 11:55

The Eastern Province Rugby Union confirmed in a press statement on Thursday that they are working tirelessly to address the issue of non-payment of players.


Panayiotou back in court for new bail application

Thursday 12 November 2015 23:06

The legal team of Christopher Panayiotou, will on Friday bring a new bail application in the Port Elizabeth Magistrate's court.


Police officers slain in line of duty remembered

Thursday 12 November 2015 17:19

Police management have condemned the violent killings of the men and women in blue as those who have died in the line of duty were remembered in Gauteng.


EP Kings face financial uncertainty

Tuesday 10 November 2015 23:07

A dark cloud hangs over the Eastern Province Kings' participation in next year's expanded Super Rugby competition.


ANC will retain Nelson Mandela Bay at LGE: SACP

Saturday 7 November 2015 17:33

The SACP in the Eastern Cape says it is confident the ANC will retain the Nelson Mandela Metro after local elections next year.


One killed in microlight crash

Friday 6 November 2015 19:34

One person has been killed after the microlight aircraft he was flying crashed in Randburg.


Family of late ANC stalwart Vuyisile Mini to rebury remains

Friday 6 November 2015 19:08

The family of the late African National Congress anti-apartheid stalwart, Vuyisile Mini, says it has decided to exhume his remains from the Heroes Memorial Park in Port Elizabeth.


SACP calls for transformation of banks

Thursday 5 November 2015 20:20

The South African Communist Party and its partners in its financial sector campaign coalition are calling on banks and insurance companies to transform to benefit the working class.


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