A second wave of coronavirus infections is a point of concern for the Eastern Cape government. The infection rate in some regions is rising, with a focus on the Joe Gqabi district.
The Eastern Cape is faced with another failed attempt of creating an elite rugby team in the province. The disbanding of the Southern Kings has dire effects on the team’s players and staff that are now jobless with no money to pay their debts.
A service delivery protest disrupted traffic on the R61 between Mthatha and Libode in the Eastern Cape this morning.
As lockdown regulations begin to ease the pressure is mounting for government to speed up the provision of essential services to communities.
Residents from the Eastern Cape are fed up with the lack of service delivery in their respective municipalities.