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WATCH LIVE | Nosicelo Mtebeni’s alleged killer stands trial

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MOdtqyKl-CA?playsinline=1&enablejsapi=1&origin=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.timeslive.co.za&widgetid=1] Nosicelo Mtebeni, a Fort Hare University student, was brutally killed in August 2021. Her dismembered body was found near a dump site in East...

Where is the new Covid-19 variant most prevalent in SA?

The newly detected Covid-19 variant Omicron is prevalent in Gauteng and spreading to other parts of the country. That’s according to President Cyril Ramaphosa, who addressed...

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Schools

GALLERY| Queen’s Founders’ Day remembers late pupils and staff

Queen's College Boys' Primary School staff members were joined by the grade 6 and 7 scholars in the school quad this morning to commemorate...

Parent’s plea for disabled son

Parent’s plea for wheelchair for disabled son   MBALENTLE STOFU   Bongani Nxoyi, the father of physically challenged Njabulo, 14, is appealing to the people of Komani to...

Students teach special needs pupils about Covid

Exiting students from Lilitha College of Nursing conducted a Covid-19 awareness and prevention project at Phumelela Special Care Centre on Monday. Ntombekhaya Mjali said,...

John Noah high principal wins top award

John Noah High School recently held a surprise event to celebrate a leadership award granted by the provincial department of basic education to principal...

School’s first alumni association aims to give back

The WB Rubusana Senior Secondary School class of 1996/97 recently reunited with a purpose as they launched the institution's first-ever alumni association. Founder Mfundo...

Komani literacy activists sparking love of reading in young children

If more parents become actively involved in the early literacy learning of their children, there would be a significant improvement in the state of...

200 local schools to shut

More than 200 schools were listed for permanent closure in the Chris Hani district following a notice by the department of education to officially...

Face 2 Face with Fidelia Malatoe

Face to Face with Fidelia Malatoe, DA constituency co-ordinator What do you find interesting about the position you hold in society? It is the fact...

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

Man, 20, arrested for alleged rape of elderly woman

A  20-year-old man was arrested for allegedly raping an 81-year-old woman in Indwe on Sunday. According to...

CPF urges motorists to ensure vehicles are locked

The local Community Policing Forum (CPF) urges motorists to be vigilant in town, shopping centres, and Nonesi Mall in particular, as...

Local human trafficking scourge in focus

The Hawks embarked on a human trafficking awareness campaign in Chris Hani this week, as...

Local lawyer dies as car hits tree, rolls

Red Guard employees in other vehicle injured A Komani lawyer died in a car accident after...

Disabled father, son gunned down in Zwide home

Gqeberha police are on the hunt for the culprits behind the murders of a disabled...

Public warned of tender scams

Businesspeople in the Chris Hani district have been warned about municipal tender scams that have...

Mother sought after foetus found in bin

Police are investigating a concealment of birth after a foetus was found allegedly dumped in...

Man arrested in Joburg with taxi boss’s car

A man was arrested in Johannesburg after he was found in possession of the vehicle...

Officer’s tragic death sparks anger

Respected policeman dragged behind vehicle — in front of his family — driven by 19-year-old...

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EMPOWERMENT ZONE: Covid-19 brought SA’s socioeconomic issues to the fore

The Covid-19 period has shown all of us how severe our country’s socioeconomic issues are. A lot of these are very close to my...

IN TOUCH| Rural safety is paramount

On Wednesday night I happened to tune in to etv Channel 194 and ended up watching Checkpoint. The issue that was covered were the...

WE NEED TO TALK| Teacher PZ Busakwe deserves to be honoured

As an educator in the Komani area I felt filled with the reminiscence of legends who played a role in education. Among them was...

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