Mthatha News

Eastern Cape lawyer accused of defrauding health dept of R30m, granted bail

Serious commercial crime investigators at the Hawks in Mthatha arrested the lawyer, Zuko Nonxuba, at a local hotel on Wednesday and the Mthatha Magistrate's Court granted him bail on Friday.

News 24 , South Africa Feb 15, 2019

SA Express to resume Johannesburg to Mthatha route

SA Express will resume its operations between Johannesburg and Mthatha in the Eastern Cape starting Monday 21 February.

IOL , South Africa Feb 15, 2019

Health, education our priorities, says Eastern Cape premier in Sopa

He added that disciplinary action had been taken against officials who had contributed to the decision by the South African Civil Aviation Authority (SACAA) to downgrade Mthatha airport from category 4 to category 3.

Times Live , South Africa Feb 15, 2019

COSATU National Strike: Disruptions expected in eight major cities

Here are the cities and precincts which are most likely to be affected: KwaZulu-Natal Durban, King DinuZulu Park Gauteng Newton, Johannesburg CBD: Mary Fitzgerald Square Limpopo Thohoyandou Stadium Park Northern Cape Kimberley, Kemo Hotel North West Montshiwa Stadium Mpumalanga Witbank, Lynville Stadium Free State Welkom, UNITAS Secondary School Eastern Cape Njoli Square, Nelson Mandela Metro (Port Elizabeth) Three other cities in the Eastern Cape, including Mthatha, Queenstown and King Williams Town, will also be affected by the national strike.

The South African , South Africa Feb 13, 2019

Madikizela: ‘ANC requires R550m to run its election campaign ’

He was quoted by the cape times while speaking an ANC Eastern Cape fundraising dinner in Mthatha this weekend.

EWN , South Africa Feb 9, 2019

'#Bosasa scandal will harm ANC financially'

Picture: Dimpho Maja/African News Agency (ANA) Mthatha - The Bosasa scandal emerging from the Zondo Commission of Inquiry into state capture will harm the African National Congress financially, according to ANC Eastern Cape treasurer Babalo Madikizela.

IOL , South Africa Feb 9, 2019

A penis stays a penis, even in Xhosa

Let’s start with greetings and who you are, no?” “I am Bishop ***** (not named out of respect) from Mthatha.

IOL , South Africa Feb 3, 2019

Mthatha airport downgrade forces flights cancellations for SA Express

SA Express said in a statement that the Mthatha airport downgrade forced flights cancellations.

IOL , South Africa Jan 25, 2019

Airlink temporarily suspends JHB-Mthatha route after downgrade

JOHANNESBURG - Regional airline Airlink has temporarily suspended its Johannesburg-Mthatha route due to the downgrading of its airport by the South African Civil Aviation Authority.

EWN , South Africa Jan 23, 2019

Cwele: Almost 300 000 IDs uncollected from Home Affairs offices

About 13 000 of these ID books are in Nelson Mandela Bay centres in Port Elizabeth, Uitenhage and Motherwell, 11 000 ID books are in OR Tambo regional centres in Mthatha, Lusikisiki and Libode, he said, and 6 000 ID books are in Buffalo City Metro at East London and King Williams Town.

IOL , South Africa Jan 23, 2019