St Francis Today
News from St Francis,
South Africa and around the world
Wednesday 5th December
Local (Kouga, PE, Eastern Cape & South Coast) + Blog
Landmark Centres undergo ‘facelifts’! – The Heritage Centre has had a face-lift and Tennant Centre to undergo one
‘High probability’ of stage 2 load shedding on Wednesday – South Africans will in all likelihood have to endure another day of load shedding on Wednesday
Bobani survives to fight another day – Nelson Mandela Bay mayor Mongameli Bobani has survived another motion of no confidence.
National (South Africa & Africa) News
VBS Bank scandal: Seven mayors axed in North West -The ANC in North West fired seven mayors — four of which are involved in the VBS investment debacle, the provincial task team (PTT) said on Tuesday.
EFF will not back down on land nationalisation: Malema – EFF leader Julius Malema says the red berets will not negotiate on its first cardinal pillar, which campaigns for the nationalisation of all land
Business, Money & Economy
SA escapes recession, but … – South Africa officially emerged from a technical recession in the third quarter after gross domestic product (GDP) climbed 2.2%
Her government becomes the first in history to be held in “contempt of parliament” as she battles to win over MPs.
Police believe the victim was waiting to pick up a pupil when he was shot several times in his car – including once in the head.
T10 is cricket’s answer to baseball, says England skipper Morgan – The Tshwane Spartans big name international player is so positive about the format that he believes it’s the sport’s ticket into the Olympics.
Fortnite addiction is forcing kids into videogame rehab – Her 17-year-old son, Carson, has been logging 12 hours a day on the video game, searching for weapons and resources