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Trio in jail for other crimes also sentenced over granny’s murder

Independent online (SA) 29 Apr 2021
Provincial police spokesperson Colonel Priscilla Naidu said in a statement that the accused were convicted and sentenced for murdering 78-year-old Denise Webber in her home in Needham Street in Kunene Park, Gqeberha (formerly Port Elizabeth) ... Naidu said the Port Elizabeth High ...

Police appeal for information on alleged Gqeberha cop killers

Independent online (SA) 20 Apr 2021
Cape Town - Police in the Eastern Cape are appealing to the public for information that could lead to the arrest of two police killers ... In an unrelated incident, two men were sentenced to life imprisonment in the Port Elizabeth High Court after they were convicted of murdering Johnnie Marx, 77, from Jeffery’s Bay ... IOL ... .

Friends sentenced for 2019 murder of elderly Jeffrey’s Bay businessman

Independent online (SA) 15 Apr 2021
DURBAN - TWO men, who robbed and murdered 79-year-old Johnie William Marx in November two years ago, have been sentenced. The two, Lunga Welcome and Masixole Mbeke were sentenced to life imprisonment in the Port Elizabeth High Court ... Marx ran a garden service from his residence in Jeffrey’s Bay ... Marx told them there were no vacancies ... IOL .

Ntombesintu Mfunzi: A South African athlete’s fight against rape

Al Jazeera 14 Mar 2021
But it was in 2016, when she returned with a hat-trick of titles in sight, that her life changed ... Now, she is using her story to raise awareness of gender-based violence (GBV) and help other rape survivors overcome their trauma while also advocating for systemic change through her work as a human resources officer at a prison in Port Elizabeth.

Chippa return home for first time since November

Supersport 19 Feb 2021
... TS Galaxy to Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium in Port Elizabeth on Saturday ... Chippa United </p>Andile Mbenyane.</strong>The Chilli Boys veteran has started Chippa's last seven matches and has found a new lease on life since Dan Malesela's return to Port Elizabeth.

Gang Member Sentenced to Life Imprisonment

All Africa 26 Nov 2020
A 32-year-old gang member was sentenced in the Port Elizabeth High court to life imprisonment for the murder of an 18-year-old teenager on the 01 January 2019 in Gelvandale ....

South Africans urged to register as stem cell donors and help save lives

Independent online (SA) 18 Nov 2020
The misconceptions around the donation process discourage many people from taking this life-saving step, Port Elizabeth resident Leonie Venter said ... around the donation process discourage many people from taking this life-saving step, Port Elizabeth resident Leonie Venter said.

Two wins over Sao Tome or bust for Bafana

Business Day 12 Nov 2020
Also certain is that anything less than six points from the games at Moses Mabhida Stadium in Durban on Friday (kickoff 9pm) and Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium in Port Elizabeth on Monday (3pm) will make life difficult in the campaign.

Parents sad and angry over ’poisoning’ death of their children

Independent online (SA) 25 Sep 2020
Durban – A PORT Elizabeth family wants justice after their two children died of organ failure ... Police are investigating the matter ... The family live in a complex in Kabega Park, Port Elizabeth ... The plight of the family was widely reported in the Port Elizabeth media and on social media. Prayers were conducted while Matthew was fighting for his life.

Justice Served in Kelly Bain Murder Case

All Africa 29 Aug 2020
Justice has once again being served on a repeat murder accused and criminal when he was handed down a life sentence in the Port Elizabeth High court yesterday, 27 August 2020, for the murder of Kelly Bain (26) ....

Council for Medical Schemes chairperson buried in Eastern Cape after Covid-19 death

Independent online (SA) 13 Aug 2020
’’May the memories of his contribution to mankind console you as we adjust to life without him ... A seasoned health specialist and academic, Pepeta served as the executive dean of the Faculty of Health Sciences at Nelson Mandela University in Port Elizabeth ... His main life purpose, in ...

Man sentenced to two life terms for raping girl he did charitable deeds for

News24 21 Jul 2020
A 51-year-old Port Elizabeth man was handed two life sentences for raping a 15-year-old girl in July 2019 ... .