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Man who raped his granddaughter, 6, gets life in jail

Independent online (SA) 22 Oct 2021
Cape Town – A 69-year-old man has been sentenced to life imprisonment in the Port Elizabeth Regional Court after he was convicted and sentenced for raping his 6-year-old granddaughter ... van Biljon, the court convicted the rapist grandfather and sentenced him to life imprisonment.

Many kings vying for Nelson Mandela Bay crown

Business Day 11 Oct 2021
The pinched faces of children with foetal alcohol syndrome and the young girls on the streets with babies on their hips tell you much that you need to know about the “northern areas” of Port Elizabeth, not yet called Gqeberha, by its residents. Life is harsh in these communities, ...

Funeral notices

The Citizens' Voice 05 Oct 2021
CADWALADER, Lois M. — Dallas. Funeral, 11 a.m. Tuesday, Curtis L. Swanson Funeral Home Inc., Routes 29 and 118, Pikes Creek. Friends, 10 a.m. to service time. CRAWFORD, Joseph WilliamWatsontown ... Oct ... DEJONGHE, Richard Z ... Saturday, Baloga Funeral Home Inc., 1201 Main St., Pittston, Port Griffith ... MITCHELL, Elizabeth WomelsdorfCelebration of life, 11 a.m.

DA man involved in fatal Gqeberha accident

Independent online (SA) 29 Aug 2021
THE DA’s mayoral candidate in Gqeberha (Port Elizabeth) in the Eastern Cape Nqaba Bhanga was, on Saturday night, involved in a fatal car accident that left two people dead ...The DA is deeply saddened by the loss of life, following a motor vehicle accident last night, on the R75 in Port Elizabeth ... We wish him a speedy recovery ... Political Bureau .

'It's been a journey': Man's long search for father ends in Auburn

Auburnpub dot com 08 Aug 2021
Among the family joining them were cousins Kathleen Decker, of Port Byron, and Elizabeth Shaw Antkowiak, of Michigan, who helped Wisuri piece together the DNA puzzle that brought his lifelong search to its conclusion within the last year ... "I feel like my life is complete now.".

'Jayber Crow' and why we need community

Daily Advance 21 Jul 2021
In this mean season of social media, techno-reality, and frenetic restlessness, Berry bucks the tide by his quiet insistence that there is no human life without community and nature ... It’s being totally pro-life as in “all life.”. Port William is, or should be, Edenton and Hertford, Elizabeth City and Columbia, Windsor and Belvedere.

Books relieve pandemic blues a half world away

Traverse City Record-Eagle 11 Jul 2021
TRAVERSE CITYPaul Sutherland orchestrates talent and treasure to create a better world. Getting 25,000 books into the hands of South African children impacted by COVID-19 is just his latest effort ... “All in life is relationship. We forget that.”. Teachers instead will make the presentation to the Port Elizabeth area’s participating school students ... .

BIG READ: Squaring history — Siya Kolisi and a long rugby lineage

Business Day 06 Jul 2021
In the weeks that followed, his life story, from the poverty-ridden township streets of Port Elizabeth to the pinnacle of world rugby, was splashed across the front pages ... .

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.