Sunday, May 26, 2019

Job-seekers worldwide warned of recruitment scam

A blast of spam emails has been detected in 2019, featuring fake job offers that seem to come from HR recruiters in large corporations,...

Makisi set for global awards

  Gospel radio presenter Loyiso Makisi, 26, has been nominated for best presenter at the upcoming Gabriel Global Gospel Awards. (GGGA). The East London-born presenter started...

Expo well-supported

Small to medium businesses had an opportunity to showcase their services at the inaugural Local Yokel Business Expo that took place at Beacon Bay...

STIRLING BAPTIST CHURCH HOLIDAY CLUB 2019

FAITH-FILLED FUN: The Stirling Baptist Church will be hosting their annual Holiday Club during the first week of the June holidays. For over a...

GALLERY: Carnival at Hudson Park Primary School entertains locals

  It was a big turn out at the annual Hudson Park Primary Carnival on Saturday, pupils, staff members and their family members had a...

Disparity in area glaring

A nauseating stench fills the air as residents from one side of the street watch the other side receive service delivery in Haven Hills,...

Calling all to Choc fundraiser

The Childhood Cancer Foundation SA (Choc) East London will host a Kids Cycle event and family fun walk on May 25 at the East...

Baseball coach off to join SA squad camp

Baseball champion and Eagles coach Lwazi Mlondolozi, 32, has been invited to be part of the South African baseball team in Cape Town later ...

Focus on maths, science

High school pupils from previously disadvantaged areas gathered at Buffalo City College for the third annual Community Action Africa (CAA) maths and science exhibition...

Masithethe Counselling opens new King centre

Masithethe Counselling Services opened a new centre r in King William’s Town last week Thursday. Masithethe director Jackie Orsmond said the main goal of the...
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WATCH: VINCENT PARK PAINTS EASTER – WINNING ENTRY

https://youtu.be/aGwt12wBCuc Watch as 7 year old Laerskool Nahoon school pupil, Charlene Erasmus, gets a wonderful surprise when she visits Vincent Park. Click this link - Vincent...

NGO uplifting youth with sport

Sports development and encouraging sportsmanship are some of the main goals of NGO Lubanzi iQhayiya, which was launched last Saturday at Parkside, East London. Founded...

#Blessed’ shines a spotlight

Jenny Bryson Moorcroft Theatre’s four-day social justice play #Blessed came to an end on Sunday at the Arts Theatre in East London. Set in East...

Masithethe high tea raises R10,000

MASITHETHE counselling services held a high tea last Saturday as part of their fund-raising drive to enable the organisation to offer counselling free of...

Annual Old Mutual race to set the pace

The Old Mutual Athletics Club (OMAC) in East London, will host their second annual race on May 11 at Hamilton Sports Club. OMAC's Boitumelo Lepman...

Mr SA finalist to turn around words

Name-calling and other insults were all over social media as the South African public threw in their two cents about the reveal of the...

High tea serves up R60,000 for home

  Berea Gardens Retirement Foundation’s hall was decked in rainbow colours, with balloons floating from the ceiling, tables covered with different kinds of delicious food...

LGBTQI march for awareness

Braving out the cold weather last Friday, members of the East London LGBTQI community marched from the Buffalo City College main campus to the...

Pupils enjoy Easter fun

The Peggy Nesta Foundation held an Easter Fun Day last week Thursday at Pefferville Primary School. “The Easter Fun Day is normally on a Saturday...

Youth go ‘hopping mad’ over Easter fun activities

A first-of-its-kind Easter themed activity for children was held at Belgravia Flats in Southernwood on Saturday. Local tenant Naledi Seboni was the brains behind the...

Top acts to perform at first three-day jazz fest in ...

The Eastern Cape will host its first three-day jazz festival in East London later this year at the Abbotsford Christian Centre. This will be the...

US jazz festival gig breaking of a new dawn for Sibusiso

Local musician Sibusiso Msesiwe, also known as CeeBoo, has been invited to perform at the Jazz Festival in New Orleans in the United States...

Autism awareness event for school

College Street Primary School will host their first Autism Awareness Day on Saturday as April is Autism Awareness Month. The event will be held from...

Nate’s Car Sales makes a difference

  Giving back and adding value to the community are but a fraction of what Nathanael Padayachee does in his spare time. Backed by his entire...

Karateka ready to do battle

The Senshinkan Dojo in Southerwood, East London, will host the annual Eastern Cape Kyokushinkan Karate Tournamment at Chiselhurst on May 4. Well over 100 fighters...

Calling all entrepreneurs

The search for potential young business owners across SA started at the Bizniz in a Box programme held in East London, Mdantsane and Gompo,...

Restore Trust celebrates 10 years

The Restore Trust non-profit organisation Organisation Breath of Life Place of Safety for Children and t will be celebrating 10 ten years of helping...

Women on the march

East London-based NGO Afesis-corplan recently hosted their Shayisfuba Uzingce Mfazi campaign at the Hope Fellowship Church in Belgravia to raise awareness on women's rights...

Bulldogs rescued

The department of sport, recreation, arts and culture (DSRAC) has come up with a R4.2m lifeline to help the liquidated Border Bulldogs get back...

SPCA in need of public’s help

Dedicated professional people are needed who are able to commit time, effort and expertise to ensure the survival of the East London SPCA. The East...

Celebrating 20 years

  Celebrating two decades in the business, SuperSPAR Highway in Mdantsane recently honoured their five “long service” workers who have been with them since the...

NPO’s campaign to help animals

Non-profit organisation Whistle and Wags Animal Friends held a fundraising event on Sunday morning at Gonubie Spar in order to raise money for much-...

Dan Patlansky live at Legends

Well-known South African blues musician Dan Patlansky will be bringing his latest show, Duo Electric, to Legends Showcase on April 18 in support of...

Dancing to happy place’ with single

  It was through in a band formed when she was still at Clarendon Girls’ High School that Nichume Siwundla’s musical journey began. Since then, the...

Scrumptious fare at market

Gourmet food, craft drink and coffee were the order of the day as an intimate crowd gathered for the inaugural uMapheka – Cook Out...

24 schools set to battle it out in rugby tourney

Leo Mbini Schools Rugby Development is in partnership with the Berlin and Ndevana Community Police Forum to host a tournament for 24 primary schools...

Shoprite gives food gardens a chance

The Shoprite Group hosted their fourth Market Day in East London on Thursday April 4 at Checkers Nahoon on Old Transkei Road. The Market Day...

Pensioners get out and about

In pursuit of healthy bodies and minds, members of the East London Pensioners Association (ELPA) took part in a fun walk last Friday, from...
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{WATCH} FRIKKIE NEL RECEIVES HIS ‘FERRARI’

https://youtu.be/aMRvOMo82xY COMMUNITY COMES TOGETHER - Frikkie Nel, originally from Heidelberg, recently received a wheelchair donated by PnA Stationers East London in partnership with the Sweethearts...

Ginger drink all the rage

After suffering from an auto immune disease, the benefits of ginger presented Simone Klaasen with a business opportunity to spread some “Ginger Love”. And a...

Load-shedding blues hits profits

As you’ve no doubt noticed by now, Eskom is in a bit of a pickle and has had to bring load-shedding back with a...

Giving kids shot at baseball

Baseball enthusiast and Eagles coach Lwazi Mlondolozi held a four-day coaching development programme at Sakhile Primary School in Mdantsane. The programme was aimed at upskilling...

Spay-A-Stray auction raises R4k for furries

Spay-A-Stray held a silent auction recently in order to raise funds for themselves and for Furry Godmother Township Animal Outreach at Pine Creek.They managed...

Pet Pals hosts doggie walk

East London Pet Pals' Sanctuary will host a Doggie Walk at Tea in the Trees on Sunday March 31 to raise funds for the...
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{WATCH} HOPEFUL – Hope Schools receives the stationery donated by the...

HTTPS://youtu.be/2a6bWuoMFQI LEARNER'S FROM HOPE SCHOOLS were delighted to receive a visit recently from Penny, PnA Stationer's friendly monkey mascot.

Promaths Centre adds up to success

The Mdantsane Promaths Centre, in partnership with Datatec Foundation, honoured pupils and past pupils in an award ceremony held at The Venue in Hemingways...

Coach’s legacy lives on

To commemorate the late East London's swimming coach JD van der Walt, the department of sport recreation, arts and culture (Dsrac) recently handed over...

Dsrac helps local sports clubs

Department of sport, recreation, arts and culture (Dsrac) MEC Bulelwa Tunyiswa handed over sports equipment to 22 Buffalo City Municipality (BCM) sport clubs and...

Wright on fast track

East London local Wade Wright hopes to take first place in the upcoming South African National Motocross Championship at Zone 7 in Cape Town...

Ndzube makes pageant semis

Kingsridge High School pupil Nonelela Ndzube, 17, has been selected as a semifinalist for Miss SA Teenager 2019 and is the only contender from...