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Monumental women of Port Elizabeth

  • 25 August 2014 | By Jonker Fourie

With August being Women’s Month, we salute some noteworthy women who come from the city.

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A Nelson Mandela Bay township tour with Mosaic Tourism

  • 25 August 2014 | By Roy Barford

One of the best ways to understand the struggle for freedom in South Africa is to take a township tour. I was hosted by Mosaic… Read more

Samrec to benefit on Nelson Mandela Day

  • 17 July 2014

Tomorrow will be an extraordinary day as we, for the first time since his passing in December 2013, honour our global icon, Nelson Mandela. Nelson… Read more

A pyramid at the foot of Africa and how a city got her name

  • 17 June 2014 | By Lynnette Johns

One would not expect to find a pyramid in South Africa, and yet there is one, in Port Elizabeth – erected in memory of the… Read more

Enjoy Instagram photos of Nelson Mandela Bay

  • 11 June 2014

Check out some of the stunning Instagram photos on our account. Follow us on NelsonMandelaBay

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Nelson Mandela Bay Freedom Stories Competition deadline extended to 16 June

  • 06 June 2014 | By Lynnette Johns

Named after South Africa’s most famous global icon, the Nelson Mandela Bay region, which includes Port Elizabeth, Uitenhage and Despatch, is commemorating 20 years of… Read more

Nelson Mandela Bay's strong links with the freedom struggle

  • 05 June 2014 | By Lynnette Johns

The Eastern Cape has a proud history of being home to men and women who dared to stand up to the brutal apartheid security forces.… Read more

Nelson Mandela Bay's growing art scene

  • 28 May 2014 | By Lynnette Johns

The art scene in Nelson Mandela Bay is gaining momentum – Route 67 has captured the imagination of many, showcasing thought-provoking works by local artists,… Read more

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    • 06 September 2017 | Kerryn Botha

    Remo’s Italian, previously Fratelli recently re-launched in Nelson Mandela Bay, and what…

  • MOTHER’S DAY IN THE BAY

    • 01 May 2017 | Kerryn Botha

    Yes, it’s that time of the year again. It’s time to celebrate the women who brought us…

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    • 02 August 2016 | Anje Rautenbach

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