Eastern Cape

Thirst and rage on the South Coast

Paddy Harper

A broken pump at the Umtamvuna River has left thousands without water for months


Premiers signal virtue in provinces

Lester Kiewit, Paddy Harper

Displays of conspicuous frugality replace flashy inaugurations as leaders promise delivery


Our land of empty promises

Hazel Friedman

The tragedy of dispossession under colonial rule and apartheid continues under democracy


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Eastern Cape ANC bigwigs in ‘loan’ fracas

Thanduxolo Jika

Oscar Mabuyane and Babalo Madikizela paid for a Bentley and renovations with suspect funds