Education department to pay back schools

The Grahamstown High Court has ordered the education department to pay back more than R80 million owed to 90 Eastern Cape schools that have paid teachers' salaries from their own funds for three years.

Victoria Girls High School is the only Grahamstown school that is affected by the ruling Wednesday 17 December.

BP back with petrol, Total still dry

Petrol flow is back to normal at BP Makana.

Attacked farm dweller still in shock

A 43-year-old farm dweller who was assaulted and tied to a tree is still battling to cope with head injuries he sustained during the attack.

Ndwayana loses SA welterweight title fight

Grahamstown's Eastern Cape welterweight boxing champion, Mziwoxolo Ndwayana, lost the fight against national title-holder Tsiko Mulovhedzi in the 6th round on Saturday 13 December.

The long-awaited tournament, hosted by Xaba Boxing Promotion, took place at the Orient Theatre Hall in East London.