Hearing for Boma set to start

Disciplinary hearings for Makana Municipality's suspended strategic manager Mncedisi Boma will start on Monday 14 April.

Disciplinary proceedings were instituted following allegations of misconduct against him and he was suspended in January.

House razed in midnight blaze

Guests at the White House B&B in Grahamstown were "shocked but fine" after the house next door was razed in a blaze around midnight on Friday 11 April. 

Appointing a new Vice-Chancellor for Rhodes

April 2014 will be the last Rhodes University graduation ceremony for Dr Saleem Badat in his role as Vice-Chancellor. Heather Dugmore talks to Rhodes’ Registrar Dr Steve Fourie about how the University will go about selecting a new VC.

Ironman athletes finish in gruelling conditions

With a new route and strong winds predicted for the cycle leg of the Ironman South Africa event in Port Elizabeth on Sunday 6 April, a tough day in the field was expected by participants.

Concussions in youth rugby on the rise

The growing incidence of concussions in school rugby have prompted South African Women in Science Award-winner (WISA) Shameemah Abrahams, and her team of researchers to look into the predisposing factors of concussion in adolescent rugby.