Chris van der Merwe and Capital’s Chantilly take this year’s main title class at the Nissan Winter Classic

Chris van der Merwe and Capital’s Chantilly take this year’s main title class at the Nissan Winter Classic: It was five days of unmissable showjumping action at this year’s Nissan Winter Classic as riders competed in 39 hotly-contested events at Shongweni Club from 13 to 17 June – culminating in one of the biggest international FEI World Cup classes. And this year, the 1.5m Nissan FEI World Cup Qualifier was clinched by Limpopo’s Chris van der Merwe (25) riding Capital’s Chantilly. This has been a stellar year so far for van der Merwe – … [Read more...]

Next generation of media stars take over radio station

Next generation of media stars take over radio station: Learners from schools across the Nelson Mandela Bay metro will be given the opportunity to gain hands-on experience in broadcast and online media through the annual Algoa FM Youth Day, which has been running since 2014. After several weeks of training the youngsters are given responsibility of all the production, on-air and electronic media aspects of the station for the day on June 17. “They are made to understand that the presenter may be the end product, but that the entire team is what … [Read more...]

Corruption-charged eThekwini mayor Gumede set to take 30 days leave of absence

Durban in the News: Corruption-charged eThekwini mayor Gumede set to take 30 days leave of absence: The ANC's PEC in KwaZulu-Natal has reportedly recommended that embattled eThekwini metro mayor Zandile Gumede take a 30-day leave of absence and that the regional executive committee be disbanded. Click HERE to submit your Durban and Kwa-Zulu Natal news. … [Read more...]

Amaury Pierron, Troy Brosnan and Loris Vergier Take Top Three at UCI Mountain Bike World Cup In Scotland

Amaury Pierron, Troy Brosnan and Loris Vergier Take Top Three at UCI Mountain Bike World Cup In Scotland: Amaury Pierron FORT William, Scotland – June 2, 2019 – Monster Energy’s Amaury Pierron (FRA) took the win right back where his world cup podium streak began last season in challenging conditions. He smashed all comers, winning by an astonishing 3.582 seconds over Troy Brosnan (AUS) who took home second place.  Rounding out the top three was Loris Vergier (FRA). Local favorite Danny Hart came in fifth. With weather that changed from … [Read more...]