The Department of Economic Development, Environmental Affairs and Tourism has appointed Bongani Gxilishe as its new head of department. He succeeded Bulumko Nelana who resigned in December. Gxilishe was previously Head of the Department of Road and Public Works, a position he held from April 2010 until the end... Read more
General Motors South Africa (GMSA) has made a number of key leadership appointments in its Sales and Marketing Department to position itself for further future growth Malcolm Gauld, GMSA Vice President of Sales and Marketing explains, “These new appointments, effective from January 1st 2012, form the basis of a... Read more
Acting Municipal Manager Themba Hani’s contract has been extended for a further three months. The extension was requested by Nelson Mandela Bay Mayor Zanoxolo Wayile. In a letter to Wayile, MEC for Local Government and Traditional Affairs MEC Mlibo Qoboshiyane states that he has approved the extension, adding that... Read more
The Nelson Mandela Bay Business Chamber raised its glass to young achievers with the launch of the inaugural Top 40 Under 40 last night (5 December 2011) in recognition of the enormous potential of young businesspeople in Nelson Mandela Bay. The list is the first of its kind in... Read more
Volkswagen Group South Africa’s very own Body Shop Maintenance Engineer, Abdul Aziz Goosein, was yesterday (Thursday 25 November 2012) named as one of the Volkswagen Groups “Best Apprentice Award” recipients at an awards ceremony in Stuttgart, Germany.  The award is bestowed upon the top young achievers from all over... Read more
28-11-2011 -Congratulations to East London singer, songwriter and guitarist, Bulelwa “Zahara” Mkutukane scooped three of the prestigious Metro FM Awards in Nelspruit’s Mbombela stadium on Saturday. Viewed as a novice on the national music scene, the songbird and guitarist fine tuned her craft on the East London entertainment scene... Read more
21-11-2011 -One of the Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality’s Environmental Health Practitioners has been nominated for a national award following the rollout of a successful project to curb the illegal sale of poison  in the Bay. Heidi Marais will be representing the Eastern Cape Province in the National Awards in Pretoria... Read more
ECDC beneficiary sparkles at Edgars event. 21-11-2011 -Ikhwezi Empowerment Centre is the first of the crafters supported by the Eastern Cape Development Corporation (ECDC) to be featured by one of South Africa’s largest retail store Edgars. Mdantsane based Ikhwezi, which means a star that signifies dawn in isiXhosa, prides... Read more
18-11-2011 -The Wilderness Foundation was announced as the winner in the Social Entrepreneur category for the 2011 Ernst & Young World Entrepreneur Awards Programme at the ceremony held last night, 17 November 2011. Wilderness Foundation director, Andrew Muir was one of four finalists selected for the 2011 Ernst &... Read more
SABC Education 17-11-2011 -Forty South African men, nominated and voted for by their communities for their contribution to the growth and welfare of those communities and their own families, are to be honoured at the inaugural Men of the Year gala event. The event takes place at 19h00 on... Read more