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 'My name has been tarnished' - Harry Gwala mayor after murder charges withdrawn: Harry Gwala District Mayor Mluleki Ndobe is angry, saying his name was tarnished when he was accused of the murder of a former ANC Youth League leader. Sindiso Magaqa murder: Charges provisionally withdrawn against mayor Mluleki Ndobe: Murder … [Read more...]

3 awaiting trial prisoners escape in KZN

Durban in the News: 3 awaiting trial prisoners escape in KZN: Three awaiting trial prisoners have escaped from custody in Ekombe, KwaZulu-Natal, according to police. Whistleblower spills the beans on alleged dirty tricks used by waste management company: A whistleblower within waste management company Enviroserv is said to have turned on his bosses and spilled the beans on alleged dirty tricks the company has used in its fight with Hillcrest residents over a "big stink" coming from its landfill site in the area. Sharks coach praises … [Read more...]