Saturday, July 21, 2018
King William's Town

King William's Town

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...

Home town support for Sharks star

Sharks centre Lukhanyo Am made a surprise visit to his home town of King William’s Town and handed a Sharks rugby jersey to one...

Music to their ears

The Tshatshu Primary School Intermediate Choir scooped the winning floating trophy after competing with Zwelitsha schools at circuit level last week. The choir, under...

Athlete excels at champs

Sidiki wins bronze in the 80m dash DESPITE a knee injury and a sprained ankle, Veronique Sidiki pulled out all the stops to emerge the...

King Lions spread joy

Club works hard to bring holiday cheer   THE sweat of hard work, dedication and commitment paid off for the King Lions Club after a large...

100 happy minutes

STAN Smith once said: “Experience tells you what to do; confidence allows you to do it”. This best explained the King William’s Town Lions Club...

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...

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...

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...

Sunny side up

This stunning photo was taken near Fort Cox just outside King William’s Town. The GO! & Express ‘Buffalo City’s Hidden Treasures’ photographic competition, in...

School honours star pupils

FRIDAY the 13th is considered an unlucky day in Western superstition but this was not the case for Hoërskool De Vos Malan pupils in...

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...

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...

Loyal figures that serve

Members from the King William’s Town cluster of the South African Police Services were awarded medals by Lieutenant General Liziwe Ntshinga at Bhisho Academy...

Support World Elder Abuse Awaress Day march

THE Breidbach Senior Citizens Club has called on the entire community to support their planned march against all forms of abuse in Breidbach tomorrow...

Big King Adventure Challenge in store

IT IS time for the King Adventure Challenge taking place this weekend, from the Dale College sports grounds. The newly-launched Pink Fairy Multisport Adventures are...

Creative fun for young

Church holiday club helps keep children off streets THE annual holiday club programme presented by the Bethany Emmanuel Baptist Church in King William’s Town has...

Kingsridge win Border Inland tourney

KINGSRIDGE had another successful outing when they won the Border Inland tournament in the SPAR Eastern Cape Schoolgirls Hockey Challenge for the second time...

Dancer off to US

Tauriq to show off his skills to talent scouts MARCUS T Cirero was a Roman politician and lawyer and once said: “Natural ability without education...

President in EC for March 21

PRESIDENT Jacob Zuma will be at the Victoria Sports Grounds in King William’s Town to commemorate Human Rights Day on March 21.  During the month...

Amahlati committee asks court to confirm they have no chief

The Amahlathi Cri­sis Com­mit­tee‚ rep­re­sent­ing eight vil­lages near King William’s Town‚ will ask the Bhisho High Court on Tuesday to set aside the deci­sion...

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...

On the charge

Stutterheim-based Wallabies eighth-man Mzwethu Dastile breaks away from a scrum during their Border Rugby Premier League game against hosts King Brumbies in Breidbach over...

Masualle’s office hit by fire

Barely hours after the office of the premier in Gauteng burned down, Eastern Cape premier Phumulo Masualle’s offices in Bhisho also went up in...

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...

What a sporting fest

Legends turn back clock in Breidbach THE Breidbach Hub recently staged their first-ever festival in Breidbach featuring soccer and cricket and could be described a...

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...

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...

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...

Out on the town

Nasiphi Tyobeka, Allachia Davids and Wanita Seekoei looked stunning for the Hoërskool De Vos Malan farewell at the King William’s Town Railway Station prior...

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...

Lions save the day

Breidbach Primary clothing donation BREIDBACH Primary School (BPS) received a huge boost when a donation of school clothing was handed over to the school by...

Church prays for matrics

THE Methodist Church of Southern Africa in Zwelitsha Township last Sunday held their annual prayer service for all matriculants in Zwelitsha and surrounding areas...

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...

Health survey for King area

HIV/Aids to be main focus THE Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) has put together a team of three trained field workers, dressed in HSRC bibs...

CHRISTMAS CHEER

CHRISTMAS CHEER: More than 500 children from Breidbach and Acorn Valley were blessed with a special meal, drinks and a gift pack by members...

Joy at school shoes

King Rotary ‘wind beneath wings with BPS donation THE King William's Town Rotary Club brought joy and an abundance of smiles on the faces of...

Social workers spread the condom message

SOCIAL workers attached to Child Welfare in King William's Town have staged a successful awareness campaign during National Condom Week to educate communities about...

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...

Pioneers on top in nail-biter

KING William's Town based Pioneers United travelled to East London secured yet another win last weekend in a low-scoring match against Gwabe at the Bunkers...

Hockey honchos

FIGHTING FOR POSSESSION: Africans Hockey Club centre forward Abigail Thompson (blue jersey) battles for ball possession with a Old Selbornians (Old Boys) third team opponent...

Missing Breidbach woman found dead under bed, husband sought

YESTERDAY at about 12.30pm detectives investigating the missing person’s case of Carmelitta Baatjies, found her dead body buried under the bed at her home...
SLICK MOVE: Hellenic winger, Rivaldo Madden (blue jersey), tries to get past his opponent during their King East Local Football Association league game against Violets in Breidbach over the weekend. The game ended in a goalless draw. Results of other league games played are: Extension Utd 4 FC Chox 2; Aces 2 Celtic 7; Barcelona 2 Nerina 0; King Spurs 5 Gunners 3 Picture: DESMOND COETZEE

Colossal Kelfa showdowns

SLICK MOVE: Hellenic winger, Rivaldo Madden (blue jersey), tries to get past his opponent during their King East Local Football Association league game against...

Hellenic win Kelfa Cup final

League leaders beat Barcelona KING East Local Football Association (Kelfa) league’s log leaders Hellenic came from 1-0 down to beat Barcelona 2-1 in a thrilling...

Former Kingsridge pupil releases book

Debut aims to teach kids new ways of saying ‘hello’ FORMER Kingsridge High School pupil Refiloe Moahloli recently released her first book, How Many Ways...

No cheating for us, say matriculants

Eastern Cape matriculants have made a commitment not to cheat during their final-year exams, while the department of education said they have put in...

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...

Top politicians snub Biko event in KWT

The nation’s politicians yesterday snubbed an event in King William’s Town to commemorate 40 years since liberation struggle icon and Black Consciousness leader Steve...

Lions reach out

300 people benefit from Breidbach soup kitchen KING William’s Town Lions Club members were applauded for their efforts by happy recipients during last week’s soup...

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...