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Steep bus fare hike stops some Zimbabweans in PE going home

Bus companies in PE have increased prices from R800 to R1,500 for a single trip

By Joseph Chirume - 13 December 2019
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Residents and municipality blame each other after child electrocuted

Nine-year-old stepped on wires from illegal electricity connection

By Mkhuseli Sizani - 10 December 2019
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Nelson Mandela Bay admits to “serious infrastructure problems”

Communities have been complaining of recurring blockages and overflowing sewage

By Mkhuseli Sizani - 6 December 2019
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Families living in classrooms for 18 years to be relocated

The Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality says they will be moved in January

By Mkhuseli Sizani - 6 December 2019
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PE residents blockade streets in protest against electricity outages

Ward councillor says she will not risk her life meeting the community

By Mkhuseli Sizani - 27 November 2019
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Vandalised anti-apartheid museum in PE may soon be open again

Residents closed down Red Location Museum in 2013

By Mkhuseli Sizani - 27 November 2019
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PE school fears further vandalism and theft during holidays

School says it has spent thousands of rand to repair damages

By Mkhuseli Sizani - 25 November 2019
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Tankers sent as water outage affects thousands in KwaNobuhle

Taps ran dry on Friday morning

By Thamsanqa Mbovane - 25 November 2019
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Nelson Mandela Bay is drowning in rubbish

Garbage piling up in spite of clean-up programme

By Mkhuseli Sizani - 22 November 2019
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Some clinics reopen after closing for three days during security strike

Strike by Phiko Security guards in Motherwell is not over

By Joseph Chirume - 21 November 2019
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Concern over unclean conditions at initiation schools

Forum launches initiation season in Nelson Mandela Bay claiming no deaths since 2016

By Thamsanqa Mbovane - 21 November 2019
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Bethelsdorp residents tell police station commander his cops work with gangs

Station commander says he knows of the policemen who are friends with gangsters and are dealing in drugs and tik

By Mkhuseli Sizani - 20 November 2019
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Eastern Cape fishers welcome issuing of fishing rights

“We have achieved this milestone after a long struggle”

By Joseph Chirume - 18 November 2019
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PE street cleaners protest, demand backpay

They claim they weren’t paid for August

By Thamsanqa Mbovane - 15 November 2019

“Even the rats don’t feel safe in this school”

Port Elizabeth school battles gangs, neglect

By Mkhuseli Sizani - 13 November 2019
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Burst water pipe left for three weeks in Port Elizabeth

“People come and wash their cars here while we suffer in my house,” says elderly resident

By Mkhuseli Sizani - 7 November 2019