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Eastern Cape police foil alleged scammers attempt to sell ’emeralds’ in Port Elizabeth

PORT ELIZABETH, October 11 – The Port Elizabeth police and Walmer Park Shopping Centre Security on Wednesday, foiled the scamming of an elderly man who was going to part with hundreds and thousands of rands, unknown to him, in exchange for fake emeralds. Police spokesperson, Warrant Officer Alwin Labans, said that police received a complaint […]

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Port Elizabeth university rape suspect intends to plead guilty to all charges

PORT ELIZABETH, October 6 – A 29-year old man charged with raping two Nelson Mandela University (NMU) students, intends to plead guilty on all charges against him, his legal representative told the Port Elizabeth Magistrate’s Court heard on Friday. The man, who cannot be named, until he formally pleads, appeared in court following a violent attack […]

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ANC in Nelson Mandela Bay outraged by comrade’s ‘assassination’

PORT ELIZABETH, September 7 – The African National Congress (ANC) in Nelson Mandela Bay has expressed shock and outrage at the “assasination” of branch leader, Mandisi Thando Xakaxa, from Zwide. According to police, Xakaxa’s killing appeared to be a hit and the motive linked to tenders. Xakaxa was gunned down on Wednesday night in his driveway at […]