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President Jacob Zuma: Address at Multi Stakeholder Forum on Universities

Address by President Jacob Zuma at the Multi-Stakeholder Forum on the crisis in Universities, Emperors Palace, Kempton Park. Fellow South Africans, Good morning to you all. We...

Bottlenose Dolphin shot off Mandela Bay coast

Researchers from Bayworld in Nelson Mandela Bay have determined that a female bottlenose dolphin found stranded on Maitland Beach on Wednesday was shot. The dolphin’s...

Toxic Indian lake ‘superbug hotspot’

By Zeba Siddiqui HYDERABAD, India (Reuters) - Centuries ago, Indian princes would bathe in the cool Kazhipally lake in Medak. Now, even the poorest villagers...

Three dead in New Jersey train crash

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Three people were killed and more than 100 people were injured, some of them critically, when a New Jersey Transit...

Consumers to be hit again by rising fuel prices

Stronger international petroleum prices and a weakening rand mean that consumers are going to have to fork out more for fuel  in October. This...

Cape Mountain Zebra moves off most endangered list

The growth in numbers of the Cape mountain zebra population has enabled the species to move off the most endangered list of the Convention...

MTN denies taking billions out of Nigeria

By Camillus Eboh ABUJA (Reuters) - South Africa's MTN <MTNJ.J> on Wednesday denied allegations it illegally repatriated $13.92 billion (£10.72 billion) from Nigeria, the latest...

NMMU – Management’s full response to petitions

Management at Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University (NMMU) acknowledges receipt of petitions submitted by various student formations in Port Elizabeth and George.  After reading the...

NMMU #FeesMustFall student demands

Below are the four memoranda received from four different student formations at NMMU being the SRC, the George Campus Student Council, the student FMF...

Increased roadblocks on Nelson Mandela Bay roads

Over the last month, the Municipality has held more than 21 roadblocks across Port Elizabeth, Uitenhage and Despatch.  Safety and Security MMC, Cllr John Best,...


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