Life sentences for 2 KZN men caught raping woman

Durban in the News: Life sentences for 2 KZN men caught raping woman: Two KwaZulu-Natal men, who police officers caught in the act of raping a young woman, have been sentenced to life imprisonment, police have said. Click HERE to submit your Durban and Kwa-Zulu Natal news. … [Read more...]

Durban Image: Red and Silver, Mitchell Park, Durban

A Durban tagged image from Flickr - click on the name of the photographer below the image to see more Durban goodness. Red and Silver, Mitchell Park, Durban Image by Kleinz1 The flowers in this garden think it's already Spring. Taken in Mitchell Park, Durban (30 July). It does seem warmer somewhat earlier in the year these days. In any case the flowers in the park are a pleasant reward for the walk up the steep hill in Florida Road. … [Read more...]

Mandela slates ‘crass’ proposal to exclude coloured and Indian BEE contractors

Durban in the News: Mandela slates 'crass' proposal to exclude coloured and Indian BEE contractors: A proposal to exclude South Africans who are coloured and those of Indian descent from some state contracts in KwaZulu-Natal is ill-conceived, says MP and chief Nkosi Zwelivelile Mandela. KZN storm damage to public buildings over R16m – Public Works: Preliminary costs for repairs on several public buildings that have been damaged during a storm in KwaZulu-Natal will cost over R16m to repair, Minister of Public Works Nkosinathi Nhleko has … [Read more...]

Extract from Ports & Ships Maritime News – Featured Durban Blog

Extract from Ports & Ships Maritime News: An interesting extract from Ports & Ships Maritime News which may be of interest to members: With all navigable areas of Durban Bay having been surveyed and declared safe for navigation, shipping activity in the Port of Durban was able to return to normal on Friday, 13 October, three days after one of the worst […] Durban Storm: The storm which devastated Durban on Tuesday was unprecedented, with sustained winds recorded of over 90 knots, coming from 2700 due west; it is remarkable that the … [Read more...]