Police seek Sugarloaf rapist

Police are investigating a case of rape after a woman was raped near Sugarloaf Hill, Grahamstown, on Friday 15 August.

Grahamstown Police spokesperson Captain Mali Govender said the woman, in her late teens, was enjoying the view around 5.45pm as she stood on a footpath between Hooggenoeg and Andrew Haemro Road when she was accosted by an unknown man.

Former Grahamstown Bishop dies

A former Bishop of Grahamstown, David Russell, died in Cape Town on Sunday 17 August aged 75.

Body found outside Grahamstown school

The police have appealed to anyone with information about a stabbing near Fikizolo Primary School in Grahamstown last weekend to contact them.

Zolani residents protest housing backlog

Residents of upper Zolani informal settlement are up in arms after discovering that they are not part of an RDP housing project that just started with its initial plans to build 140 houses for lower Zolani residents.

Station battle heads for Parliament

DA MP Andrew Whitfield has renewed his promise to push for action on Grahamstown's derelict station when Parliament's new term starts on Tuesday 19 August.