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Selborne College on high alert for Covid-19

East London boys’ high school Selborne College has taken extra precautions after learning two teachers came into contact with people who had Covid-19. The news...

Komani Park residents to endure another indefinite power outage

Residents of Komani Park are faced with yet another electricity outage after a cable blew up, affecting a section of the area. Earlier today, power...

Sports

Schools

Entrepreneur out to provide all girl pupils with pads

A local entrepreneur is hoping to ease the burden of ‘back to school' this winter. Founder of Endurance 045, a company that makes sanitary towels,...

‘There must be transparency about school preparedness’: Ramaphosa

  President Cyril Ramaphosa says there needs to be transparency about the level of preparedness of each school as grade 7 and matric pupils prepare...

Parents fume at school delay as pupils already dropped off at...

Parents have expressed their frustration at the basic education ministry’s last minute U-turn on grade 7 and 12 pupils returning to school on Monday. On...

School reopening postponed to June 8 — education department

  The reopening of schools for Grade 7s and matrics has been postponed by a week, the basic education department said in a...

Most schools prepared

The provincial department of education has made provision for the employment of people to be responsible to ensure adherence to the prescribed hygiene regulations,...

EC education department MEC statement on the re-opening of schools

STATEMENT BY EASTERN CAPE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION MEC FUNDILE GADE ON THE STATE OF READINESS FOR OPENING OF SCHOOLS ON 1 JUNE 2020 SG of...

Features

#Celebrating 100 years of Nelson Mandela

IN HONOUR of Nelson Mandela’s legacy The Rep shared his most famous quotes. “And if they...

Fire crackers and dogs

SPCA manager Betty Cree has urged locals to ensure that their dogs are kept in...

Kia Motoring Monthly: Grand Sedona the ultimate family ride

THE Kia Grand Sedona ticks all the boxes when it comes to comfort, ease and...

Clinic offers more affordable care

WITH medical fees sky-rocketing, unaffordable medical aid systems and long, unavoidable queues at public health...

Danny’s Motor Spares – 20 years of excellence

Danny's Motor Spares has been part of the Komani landscape for the past two decades. Known...

Build It Queenstown for your security solutions

THE security of your family and your home is one of the most important investments...

Crime

Body found on Table Mountain as national parks reopen

State pathologists are investigating the death of a person found on Table Mountain on the...

Police recover R500k worth goods

The efforts of Queenstown detectives who also endured three sleepless nights, paid off when they...

Two Nkandla girls die after horrific ‘exorcism’ – pastor, relatives arrested

An Nkandla pastor and two women have been arrested in connection with the deaths of...

Gender based violence top priority for new Queenstown police station commander

There is a new sheriff in town and perpetrators of gender-based violence are put on...

Komani police discover man’s body, call for public’s help

Komani police are appealing to members of the public to help identify a body that...

Queenstown Prison offices closed after Covid-19 positive case

The administrative offices at the Queenstown prison have been closed temporarily after an official tested...

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Columnists

IN TOUCH: Not all rules make sense

President Cyril Ramaphosa, on that fateful Tuesday March 23, said: “I am concerned that a rapid rise in infections will stretch our health services...

29 police officers ‘test positive’ for Covid-19 at Cape Town’s biggest station

Twenty-nine officials have tested positive for Covid-19 at Cape Town’s largest police station, according to a reliable source. The affected members are quarantined. On Sunday April...

Wake up‚ looters: you’re a heartbeat from being a Somali

  Those residents of White City‚ Soweto‚ you saw running down the street with looted goods two weeks ago might want to stop and reflect...

Letters

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