Tuesday, July 17, 2018
King William's Town

King William's Town

Bok brothers in arms Nkosi and Dyantyi resume hostilities on opposite...

S’busiso Nkosi and Aphiwe Dyantyi were national team brothers in arms with solid performances against Englandin in the last three weeks. With Super Rugby hostilities...

Housing protests shut N2

VIOLENCE, riots and chaos were the order of the day when frustrated Breidbach residents demanded houses and barricaded the N2 between East London and...

First African woman joins special unit

An East London policewoman is the pride of South Africa and the Eastern Cape after becoming the first African female South African Police Services...

Dimbaza fly the flag

THE annual Buffalo City Metro Municipality Mayoral Cup took place on Saturday at in various locations in the city, with a wide variety of...

King Adventure Challenge back again

Get your adventure shoes on and get ready to rumble in King Williams Town once again at the BUCO King Adventure Challenge that will...

Flexing muscles for R10000 prize

THERE were muscles galore in King William's Town as the inaugural House of Legends bodybuilding competition took place at Dale College Boy's Primary School...

BCM load-shedding starts with stage one

The Buffalo City Metro has commenced with stage 1 load-shedding which will see various parts of the metro experiencing power outages that generally last...

Police arrest armed robbery suspect

A swift response by King Williams Town Cluster Police members led to the arrest of one armed robbery suspect. Police spokeswoman Captain Siphokazi Mawisa said...

NEWS JUST IN: Armed robbers hit cash-in-transit truck

  Armed robbers have just robbed a cash-in-transit truck in front of the King William's Town BP filling station. King William's Town police spokeswoman Captain...

Rolling up sleeves for a safe cemetery

THE community of King William’s Town benefited from a cemetery clean-up campaign on Saturday. The aim of the clean-up is to create a safe...

Liquor board campaign in schools

IN A bid to curb underage drinking in schools, the Eastern Cape Liquor Board (ECLB) is visiting schools in the Buffalo City Metro in...

Mandrax found in King William’s Town

TRACING team members from King William's Town have arrested a 41-year-old man in Ginsberg and seized Mandrax tablets.  Police indicated that 133 tablets, valued at...

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...

POLICE URGENTLY SEEK ASSISTANCE WITH AN UNKNOWN MALE

King Williams Town: 2018-05-11; King Williams Town police are urgently trying to locate the family of an unknown man who was found in Sutton...

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 ...

Steve Biko Foundation to hold a dialogue with Ngcukaitobi

The Steve Biko Foundation will host a two-hour long dialogue with Advocate Tembeka Ngcukaitobi about his new book, The Land is Ours on April...

Bhisho Model’s High hopes for Mrs SA title

BHISHO's own Mrs South Africa finalist Zanele Mankayi, 26, aims to reach out to women who have children with autism. To read the full article...

KWT police seek murder suspect/s

MEMBERS of the South African Police Services (SAPS) are seeking assistance in tracing suspect/s involved in the murder of a 62 –year-old man whose...

Beauty Princess aspires to inspire the youth

21 year old Qama Bunyula who hails from Nakani Village, King William's Town, has entered Miss Eagle South Africa to inspire the youth to...

Police seek help to identify accident victim

THE Police are seeking the assistance of the public in identifying the body of a male in his thirties that was bumped by a...

DA plea for youth centre

ABOUT 96 children may be moved from a 100-year-old King William’s Town Yyouth Ccare Ccentre to other homes in the region. This comes after the...

Search for drowning victims continue

On Monday the body of a 45-year-old female was retrieved. Late on Monday evening search and rescue divers from East London retrieved the body...

Over 100 suspects arrested in King William’s Town cluster

OPERATION Fiela netted 100 suspects in the King William’s Town cluster over the weekend. Police spokesman Captain Siphokazi Mawisa said police on foot patrol engaged...

Cape Parrot Project needs your help

DEDICATED to conserving one of South Africa's most endangered birds, the Cape Parrot, the Cape Parrot Project, is calling on all King William’s Town...

Police nab three for attempted murder, drug dealing in King William’s...

A CRIME Intelligence driven operation conducted with the King William's Town Tracing Team and Ndevana police members have arrested three suspects aged between 28...

Mayor in back to school visits

  BUFFALO City Metro Municipality (BCMM) Executive Mayor Xola Pakati will conclude an intensive back to school campaign today. The campaign, which started on Monday, was...

Deputy minister Tshwete to visit a school in Peelton

The department of water and sanitation hosted their second provincial workshop on the National Water and Sanitation Master Plan today in King William’s Town....

King woman rescued from suspected human traffickers

  A qualified beauty therapist has been reunited with her family in King William’s Town after being rescued from suspected human traffickers in Gauteng. The 22-year-old...

Urgent need for pet adoptions, donations

THE King William’s Town SPCA kennels and cattery are full of animals in desperate need of adoption. Annette Rademeyer of the SPCA said this week...

Birthday girl feeds hungry

Woman hands out food to kids INSTEAD of throwing a party for herself a Breidbach woman has dedicated her 52nd birthday to the poor community...

Sanco to paint houses of needy families in Ward 44

KEEPING in the Christmas spirit, the South African National Civic Organisation (Sanco) Ward 44 branch in the Buffalo City metro has come up with...

Blessing for Breidbach club

United receive festive gift of gear BREIDBACH-based Extension United received an early Christmas present when a local business blessed them with soccer gear in Breidbach...

Top cricket sides vie for Kallie Cup

PIONEERS United Cricket Club will be staging the inaugural Kallie Cup in Breidbach this weekend. The two-day festival brings with it exciting and explosive cricket...

CUSTOMER SERVICE

  King William’s Town Milady’s manager Zinziswa Peters, right, spoils one of their customers, Anneline Vass, with a meal at Archie’s Coffee Shop as token...

GOOD CAUSE

The dog club, Four Paws Dog Training Club and Puppy School, raised funds to buy bags of dog food. They also had a collection...

Seen better days

This is a photo of the Class 6D 579 train in front of the King William’s Town station in 1984. It was still in...

Correctional Services kick off Vala with play

Production company visit centres THE department of correctional services (DCS) in the Amathole management area started the build-up to their annual Operation Vala last week...

Pioneers bowlers too good for Masakhane

King side win easily PIONEERS United maintained top spot in the Border Cricket Promotional League when they beat the visiting Mdantsane outfit Masakhane at the...

Spotlight on diabetic care

THE Breidbach Clinic, in partnership with its clinic committee, commemorated World Diabetes Day at their local hall in Breidbach last week Thursday. According to the...

Breidbach community takes action

Workshop held to strengthen Breidbach Anti-Drug Coalition FOLLOWING a growing concern regarding substance abuse and addiction in the Breidbach community, various organisations, governmental and non-governmental...

Pizza perfection on doorstep

LOOKING for the best-tasting pizza in East London and King William’s Town? Look no further ... 2Brothers Pizza has arrived. 2Brothers Pizza promises to produce...

GRAND DAY

Breidbach- based Happy Hearts Playgroup said farewell to 64 children during their annual graduation at a packed Breidbach Community Hall on Tuesday evening Picture:...

Happiness is … as little ones graduate

THERE were smiles and excitement as well as tears at the Mickey Mouse Daycare annual Christmas party and graduation ceremony held at St Joseph’s...

Soccer development guru awarded

King William’s Town-based Carlos Soccer Youth Development (CYSDA) managing director, Eric Carlos Mtshamba, left, receives from Bunkers West LFA (BWLFA) president Abel Iglesias an...

Stepping out in style

Breidbach Primary held their Grade 7 farewell function at the Breidbach community hall last week with pupils dressing up to impress for the occasion...

Enough is enough

RESIDENTS living at the back of Breidbach, better known as “Die Gat” are up in arms about sewage-filled channels flowing through their yards. The residents...

Christmas comes early for needy

IT WAS like Christmas came early for the needy when about 350 people – including children – were served food and handed clothing to...

MATTER OF FACT

IN THE November 2 edition of the GO! & Express photo and caption on page 4, “Grand Lady” we left one of the owners...

Breidbach to host 16 Days of Activism event

THE Breidbach community have a 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence event on at the community hall today. Speakers from governmental departments such as...

Lions, clinic join global diabetes drive

THE weekly fundraiser held in front of Pick n Pay by the King William’s Town Lions Club took on another dimension on Saturday when...