Eikestadnuus is a local newspaper covering news in the university town of Stellenbosch and surrounding areas. It caters for a broad spectrum of readers of different cultures, backgrounds and demographics. Stellenbosch is the second oldest town in South Africa with a unique blend of culture, youth and agriculture. The newspaper, first published on 24 March 1950, remains a solid citizen of Stellenbosch, delivering weekly reports on community, cultural affairs and, since it’s a university town, educational and sports news features, which are prominently placed. Reports on infrastructure, sanitation and health issues, for instance, are balanced, with personal news and local people reflecting the everyday life of the town and environs. The newspaper maintains a high standard of content and has a lively, colourful layout. It has won many awards for quality in journalism.

Frequency: Weekly

Normal Cover Price:
R 6.80

Number of issues annually: 50

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