Articles for Siphokazi Mnyobe

Vegetable garden project brings hope to Knysna community

“Children and gardens both need love to flourish”


Feature | 9 May 2022

Punch above the rest: Knysna matriculant fights to become professional boxer

Anathi Mbalo hopes to raise funds with her local boxing club to participate in local competitions


News | 12 April 2022

“I struggle to study because I’m thinking about where my next meal will come from”

Students at South Cape College’s Bitou Campus say their NSFAS allowances have not been paid


News | 1 April 2022

Young George flood victims miss first day of school

Fundiswa Neti can’t afford to replace her children’s lost uniforms


News | 19 January 2022

Start of stalled housing project a victory for Plett community

Two months ago Qolweni residents shut down the town, demanding answers about the project


Brief | 31 August 2021

Taxi drivers block N2 at Plettenberg Bay over Covid-19 relief funds

A meeting between taxi drivers, associations, the municipality and provincial departments of transport and health expected on Friday


Brief | 25 August 2021

Plettenberg Bay protesters close N2

Kurland residents want electricity problem fixed


Brief | 4 August 2021

Plett residents in court after protests against stalled housing project

The project was approved in October 2019 but has yet to break ground


Brief | 21 June 2021

Patients at a Knysna clinic wait outside for hours to get medication

Health department says it could soon be using a nearby church hall to dispense medication to prevent patients crowding at the clinic’s gates


Brief | 18 June 2021

Two people died and dozens left homeless in Plettenberg Bay fire

Bitou Municipality is helping the fire victims


Brief | 26 May 2021

Cape campus shut down for three weeks over NSFAS payments

Some students started returning to classes on Monday


Brief | 29 March 2021

Temporary housing material worth R4m left unused since 2018

The materials will now be returned to the intended community


Brief | 4 March 2021

This school goes the extra mile to feed its learners

”With the food I get from school I manage to eat during the day”


News | 4 February 2021

Covid-19 beach closures hit small businesses in Plettenberg Bay

Plett Tourism says tourism has dropped by half


News | 19 January 2021

Families “lost everything” in Plettenberg Bay fire

Some residents are being housed at a Temporary Relocation Area


Brief | 1 December 2020

Millions of rands of housing materials dumped since 2018

Councillor blames disagreement in the community


News | 23 November 2020