LOCAL NEWS: (Kouga)
Notes From The Editor – Formula 1 and Sunday DSTV Call-Out Super Heroes.
Photo Of The Day – Monday 22nd November 2021 – Penguin In Foliage
The St Francis Property Market – The Top End Has Had A Remarkable 2021
Summer Season Sports – Rezco Summer Series is here, offering sporting fun for all in St Francis!
Stand-Up Paddleboarding In St Francis Bay – Stand-Up Safety Tips by Melissa Volker
St Francis Bay Surf Report – Onshore. miff waves for a few days.
St Francis Bay Weather Report – Mild conditions, east winds, the possibility of light rain later in the week.
REGIONAL NEWS: (East Cape, Port Elizabeth & Southern Coast)
Blast at Motherwell house blows the lid off illegal abalone processing facility – A gas explosion at a house in Motherwell in Nelson Mandela Bay in the Eastern Cape revealed a trove of poached abalone with an estimated street value of over R1m.
Clavel claims 2021 Ironman crown in Bay after two-year absence – Germany’s Maurice Clavel claimed victory in the 2021 Ironman African Championship held in Nelson Mandela Bay on Sunday following a two-year hiatus.
Flood warnings for Garden Route towns – Bitou, George, Knysna, Mossel Bay, Langerberg, Hessequa and Swellendam are expected to have yellow level 2 disruptive rain that could result in localised flooding and major roads being affected.
SA & AFRICA NEWS:
Idols SA season 17 winner crowned – The winner of Idols SA season 17 was announced during a spectacular live finale on Sunday.
$138m later: The Sentry reveals Kabila’s brother laundered $2.4m through Joburg properties – The largest leak yet of financial documents in Africa reveals how at least $138m of government funds in the Democratic Republic of the Congo was laundered
8 laws you should know before buying anything during Black Friday – including returns and refunds – If a business is marketing, distributing, manufacturing, or selling goods and services in South Africa, they must comply with the Consumer Protection Act (CPA) irrespective
Huge protests across Europe over new restrictions – Tens of thousands of people have been marching in the Belgian capital, Brussels, to protest against anti-Covid measures.
POLITICS, GOVERNMENT & PARLIAMENT:
ANC wants to review its coalition with convicted rapist mayor – The ANC in the Western Cape wants to review its coalition agreement with convicted rapist mayor Jeffrey Donson,
‘I told Zuma he will get arrested’ : Malema defends ‘tea party’ and ANC coalition talks – Those who are criticising the EFF for going into coalition talks with the ANC simply do not understand politics.
NPA vs Regiments Capital: A dress rehearsal for one of State Capture’s biggest trials – Regiments Capital came out guns blazing in its opposition to the National Prosecuting Authority’s appeal against an order that crushed the State’s efforts to restrain more than R1bn
‘They’ll be exposed’ — Mogoeng Mogoeng says corrupt people will soon have nowhere to hide – Former chief justice Mogoeng Mogoeng said corrupt individuals, including those who hide it under legal pretences, will soon be exposed.
COURTS, NPA, HAWKS, CRIME & SAPS:
Gauteng man arrested for reporting false hijacking, kidnapping to cops – A 23-year-old man has been arrested for reporting a false hijacking and kidnapping of his five-year-old nephew to the police, Gauteng police said on Sunday.
Zuma tax records ruling: Why the ensuing panic over taxpayer confidentiality is misconceived – The court ruling that former president Jacob Zuma hand over tax information has prompted a flurry of public debate over taxpayer confidentiality
BUSINESS & MONEY MATTERS:
Used car prices in South Africa are soaring – and it’s impacting your insurance – The demand for used cars has exploded since the start of the pandemic, thanks to a global semiconductor and microchip shortage,
ENERGY & ESKOM:
How much petrol you really get when you pay for 1 litre – Tests showed that fuel pumps are accurately calibrated, ensuring that you get your money’s worth. Good to know.
TECHNOLOGY & TELEVISION:
Tesla drivers left unable to start their cars after outage – Tesla drivers say they have been locked out of their cars after an outage struck the carmaker’s app.
THIS & THAT:
Hamas gunman kills one, wounds 3 in Jerusalem before being shot dead + A militant of the Palestinian Islamist Hamas movement opened fire Sunday in Jerusalem’s Old City, killing one person and wounding three before he was shot dead
Several injured after car speeds through Christmas parade in Wisconsin – reports – ‘Multiple people injured’ after SUV drives though the celebrations in Waukesha near Milwaukee, according to local media
Pitch Perfect: Don Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma heads new true-life crime drama – howmax’s telenovela The Wife, based on Dudu Busani-Dube’s series of books, is shattering viewership records as we speak
Collin Morikawa wins Euro finale; first American to win Race to Dubai crown – Open champion, Ryder Cup winner and now the first American to finish a season as the European Tour’s No. 1 player.
Lewis Hamilton closes on Max Verstappen in title with Qatar Grand Prix win – Lewis Hamilton took a comfortable win in the Qatar Grand Prix to close the gap to Max Verstappen in their fight for the drivers’ world championship.
WATCH: Sacked Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says he leaves Manchester United in ‘better state’ – Ole Gunnar Solskjaer said he hopes to have left Manchester United in a better state than he inherited them three years ago after the Norwegian was sacked by the club on Sunday.
Season sizzle: Springboks end year as number one despite England loss – Ending the season as the top-ranked team in the world is a considerable achievement, but the Springboks feel they should have done better during a tough 2021 season.