Newcastle mayor remains in his post while awaiting murder trial

Durban in the News:

Newcastle mayor remains in his post while awaiting murder trial: The mayor of Newcastle in KwaZulu-Natal is to remain in his position even though he is behind bars awaiting trial for murder.

‘My name has been tarnished’ – Harry Gwala mayor after murder charges withdrawn: Harry Gwala District Mayor Mluleki Ndobe is angry, saying his name was tarnished when he was accused of the murder of a former ANC Youth League leader.

Sindiso Magaqa murder: Charges provisionally withdrawn against mayor Mluleki Ndobe: Murder charges against Harry Gwala District mayor Mluleki Ndobe have been provisionally withdrawn, the Umzimkhulu Magistrates Court heard.

Princess Irene, wife of IFP leader Mangosuthu Buthelezi, dies: Princess Irene Audrey Thandekile Buthelezi, the wife of IFP leader Mangosuthu Buthelezi, has died.

Sharks expecting Bulls backlash after Chiefs ‘hiding’: Sharks coach Robert du Preez says he is expecting a strong response from the Bulls when the sides meet in a crucial Super Rugby clash in Durban on Saturday.

Woman falls to her death fleeing from ‘violent’ Durban protesters: A woman presumed to be in her 40s fell three metres after stepping through a perspex part of the roof of a mall in Inanda Road, Springfield Park outside Durban.

Another Sharks centre in the citing dock: Sharks centre Marius Louw has been cited for alleged foul play during their Super Rugby match against the Rebels in Durban.

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