Saturday, May 26, 2018

Tour de Force is here again

THE fourth Aannual Tour de Force mountain bike race and French mMarket will take place at 3 Silos on Sunday June 3. The event will...

Clinic, library in Westbank in poor state

AS THE oldest suburb in the city, West Bank is also one of the most neglected areas in the Buffalo City Municipality. Residents of...

Celebrating International Family Day

BRINGING THEM TOGETHER: Families South Africa (Famsa) celebrated International Family Day by hosting a family picnic on Saturday at Southernwood Primary School. They invited...

Not enough to feed the masses

IT’S “first come, first served’' as the Trinity Methodist Church Soup kitchen, which has been running for more than over 20 years, has to...

NAF nod for drama society

UNIVERSITY of Fort Hare (UFH) drama society performed their play Isandi seGubu (The Sound of a Drum) recently at their East London campus. in...

Special Champions League screening at Old Selbornian

Sports lovers are in for a treat this weekend courtesy of local soccer fan Tony Koch. To celebrate the Champions League Final, Koch has...

From prisoner to youth motivator

AS part of a drive to educate pupils on the dangers of crime and the use of drugs, ex-convict Zolile Mate, 36, of Mdantsane...

Africa Eastern Cape hair and fashion show

  Fashion, hair and make-up were the order of the day at the Africa Eastern Cape and Fashion Show held at the Buffalo Toyota dealership in...

Buried in the long grass …

CEMETERIES in the Buffalo City are in dire need of maintenance and are currently in a very poor state. The East London Cemetery is covered...

Swallows triumph over thorns of Winter Rose

  BORDER Rugby Super League had one of the most anticipated matches on in the league calaendar when Swallows Rugby Football Club faced their long-time...

Netball season gets underway

NETBALL league got under way last week with 10 teams competing at the Hamilton Sports Club on Saturday. The Aloes' first team played against Ravens...

Fire at Exclusive Foods Vincent (Video)

A fire broke out at Exclusive Foods, Vincent, around midnight last night when an adjacent substation shorted and subsequently ignited. Firefighters were quick to respond...

Burglars burn down daycare

A PRESCHOOL Masibulele Daycare Centre in Mdantsane’s NU1 , went up in flames two weeks ago after thieves broke into the centre. The school, that...

Dams bring relief to EL residents

This week has seen the average dam levels across the province decrease from 68.8% last week to 68.5%. The provincial average has thus dropped...

EL woman first in line for new Grandland X

In 2014, Ms Smit purchased an Opel Corsa from Anda Nkatu at her local Meyers branch. Now four years later she has become the...

School derbies concern

A STATEMENT by headmasters of nine East London former Model C schools has been released outlining their concern over the safety and welfare of...

Adult centre stages ‘Elvis’ fundraiser

MCCLELLAND Adult Centre, a non- profit organisation dedicated to helping the intellectually impaired, is looking for help with raising funds to continue their operations. Manager...

Man of the law fighting corruption

WITH 35 years of fighting injustice in our country under his belt, it did not come as a surprise to find about 350 people...

Hudson Park pupils show off their musical skills

The Hudson Park High School Jazz Band took part in the annual Port Rex Lions Eisteddfod on Friday. The band competed in the Ensemble...

Police shut down spaza shops for selling expired goods

ABOUT 12 Spaza shops were shut down this past weekend after they were found guilty of selling expired goods in King Williams Town, Zwelitsha. According...

Help flows in for water effort

  IN A country such as South Africa where drought is a serious problemas dry as, South Africa, water is a precious commodity. And Unfortunately, sometimes...

Netballers show their class

EAST LONDON netball fanatics were entertained by the league as it was under way on Saturday as the league got underway at Hamilton Sports...

Group offer love and support to each other

THE Live Love Laugh Support Group offers exactly that to anyone facing a difficult time in their lives. Director Jackie Orsmond said the Support Group,...

Inspiration awards finalists take a bow

THE 2018 Inspiration Awards finalists were recently announced in anticipation of the Inspiration Awards Breakfast taking place on May 17. Out of 50 submissions, the...

Soccer league kicks off

BUNKERS West Local Football Association kicked off on Saturday at the Hamilton Sports ground with Hamilton Football Club hosting their rivalries, Grand All Stars...

Brain development programme adds up

IN ORDER to assist children in developing their potential in various areas, Universal Concept of Mental Arithmetic Systems (UCMAS) have opened its doors in...

Still active at the age of 108

FEW people are blessed enough to live up to a century. Muriel Lack is one of those few. Muriel celebrated her 108th birthday last week...

Emihle’s hopes high despite skin ailment

KING WILLIAMS TOWN’S Emihle Klaas, 17, has vitiligo, a condition that causes the skin to lose pigmentation, but has her  sights set on  conquering ...

Woman works with the youth in Duncan Village

IT WAS just two years ago when Laurette Mkati, 69, sold her home in the surburbs of Beacon Bay for a house in Msimango...

Beach Soccer for local football teams

LOCAL football teams showed off some slick and skillful moves when the Buffalo City Metro Municipality (BCMM) in collaboration with South African Football Association...
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WATCH: It’s a celebration!!

https://www.facebook.com/goandexpress/videos/1805598492795108/   HIP HIP HOORAY! Residents of Kennersley Park Old Age wishing one of the residents happy birthday, as she celebrates another year. For a full...

Expect stellar comedy from pair

By Poliswa Plaatjie-Sejosing Comedians Schalk Bezuidenhout and Loyiso Madinga are bringing their joint comedy show, Broken English to Hemingways in East London this month. Known for their quirky dancing...

Of mountains and madness

EAST Londoner Marc Schroeder launched his debut novel, Sleeping with Dogs: A Tale of Madness, at the Beacon Bay Country Club last week. The launch was...

Rotary Arcadia gives pupils boost

A VISIT from Rotary Arcadia members to judge a decorative project at the school recently had Thoboshana Primary School pupils excited. At the end of...

WhatsApp tutoring gives pupils a good head start

FORMER Unathi High School pupil, Yamkela Nkomo, is using WhatsApp as a tool kit to help those in need of some guidance with schoolwork. About...

Police apprehend stolen goods

Police have arrested a 31 year old man and recovered a 9mm pistol with ammunition, after a house robbery at Dorchester Heights this...

Relieving Cape Town’s thirst

A FEW months ago, Cape Town was in dire need of water as the dams were running dry due to a lack of rain. East...

Bringing hope with wheelchairs

THE seventh PnA wheelchair handover took place last week, with beneficiary, Rodney Hodgkinson, receiving a brand new wheelchair sponsored by PnA owners, Darryl and...

Roxy is looking for a fun loving home

FIVE-year-old Roxy, from the East London Pet Pals, is looking for a fun- loving home. Roxy was found on the road as a stray and...

Choir set to excite fans at the Guild

MDANTSANE Gospel Choir (MGC) hosts its fourth annual Extraordinary live gospel show at the Guild Theatre on Saturday. MGC founder, Luckie Shongwe, said the choir...

Trail walk to raise funds for SPCA’s furry friends

THE East London SPCA will be having a fundraising trail walk, hosted at Table 58, on Sunday. The morning will see families, including their furry...

Ndevu proves hit on Algoa airwaves

MOST of the GO!’s readers know him as the popular, bubbly radio host on  Algoa FM's Drive Show but Brian Ndevu, 39, has been...

Mighty roar of success for city

MOTORCYCLE enthusiasts, riders, families and friends across South Africa and beyond made their  way to the Esplanade this past weekend to be part of...

National All Girls Festival 2018

The All Girls Festival was hosted by Clarendon High School For Girls this past weekend.

Youth show off drama skills at cultural festival

YOUTH from Mdantsane, Duncan Village and Nxarhuni, showed off their talent at Phaphama Cultural Festival at the NU10 Community Hall in Mdantsane recently. Event organiser...

Two leagues net excellent play

SIX teams battled it out in the THE East London Netball League was battled out got was under way on Saturday at Hamilton Sports...

Daley Gains raise funds for charity

GOOD CAUSE: Daley Gamez hosted a fund-raiser for non-profit organisation Loaves and Fishes Network, at the DaleyGainz Hit Club in Baysville where they managed...