Off-duty KZN cop kills two alleged hijackers in shootout

Durban in the News: Off-duty KZN cop kills two alleged hijackers in shootout: An off-duty KwaZulu-Natal police has killed two alleged hijackers in a shootout after he encountered them in KwaMakhutha, police say. KZN uncle gets 4 life terms for killing his sister's children for their ears: In his guilty plea, Ben Zimele Mbhele had said he killed siblings Lwandle, Bandile, Sphindile and Lwandile because he needed their ears to take to a Durban traditional healer who had promised to pay lots of money for them. Click … [Read more...]

Alleged rock-throwers appear in Durban Magistrate’s Court

Durban in the News: Alleged rock-throwers appear in Durban Magistrate's Court: Two men arrested for the alleged possession of a knife, gloves and a large rock have appeared in the Durban Magistrate's Court, says the National Prosecuting Authority. Charges withdrawn against man who allegedly assisted in killing of two boys, 10: Charges have been withdrawn against a man who allegedly helped two women poison and murder two 10-year-old boys in Clairwood, south of Durban. Click HERE to submit your Durban and Kwa-Zulu … [Read more...]

Alleged killer arrested for shooting in Durban

Durban in the News: Alleged killer arrested for shooting in Durban: A man has been arrested for attempted murder after arguing with two men, just four days after allegedly shooting dead another man during a separate disagreement. 'You made a fool out of South Africa’s caring public,' court tells mom who faked baby's abduction: A 34-year-old primary school teacher has heard how she made a fool out of South Africa’s caring public when she pretended she had been hijacked and that her baby had been abducted. Durban mother who faked … [Read more...]

Siam Lee’s alleged killer in court

Durban in the News: Siam Lee's alleged killer in court: The case against the 29-year-old accused of the murder of 20-year-old Siam Lee has been postponed to February for further investigation. Barry returns to Stormers, Mapimpi joins Sharks: Wings Craig Barry and Makazole Mapimpi played their final match for the Cheetahs in their PRO14 win over the Southern Kings. WATCH: Waves on Durban North beach that claimed life of 7-year-old: Watch footage from the scene where a 7-year-old girl was allegedly knocked from the pier by heavy waves at … [Read more...]