Black Tot Day – Featured Durban Blog

Black Tot Day: Black Tot Day (31 July 1970) The name given to the last day on which the Royal Navy issued sailors with a daily rum ration (the daily tot). In the 17th century, the daily drink ration for English sailors was a gallon of beer. In 1655, due to the difficulty of storing the large quantities of liquid, a […] Fill in the form below to have your blog featured on MyDurban - we will post a snippet and title link to your new blog posts. Submit and get free press releases here: MyPR Free Press Release | Meet the … [Read more...]

Malema wades further into race debate, calls some black journos ‘house n****rs’

Durban in the News: Malema wades further into race debate, calls some black journos 'house n****rs': Firebrand EFF leader Julius Malema has lashed out at the way Africans are perceived when talking about white or Indian racism. Drunk driving should have minimum sentence - magistrate while sentencing driver to jail: The legislature should start thinking about applying minimum sentences for drunk driving cases – as it does with murder and other serious crimes, a Durban magistrate has said. KZN man accused of raping stepdaughter claims he … [Read more...]

Meet KZN’s first black female neurosurgeon

Durban in the News: Meet KZN's first black female neurosurgeon: Dr Nomusa Shezi knew as early as Grade 3 that she wanted to be a doctor. Now she is one of only five black African women neurosurgeons countrywide. Click HERE to submit your Durban and Kwa-Zulu Natal news. … [Read more...]

Woman wakes up to find 3m black mamba next to bed

Durban in the News: Woman wakes up to find 3m black mamba next to bed: A Durban woman woke up to find a massive black mamba in her bedroom, which then slithered into her cupboard and tried to hide in her sleeves. HOT TOPIC: 5 flashpoints in SA right now: Fire, death and destruction has descended over parts of South Africa over the last few weeks with recent violent protests and the threat of an all-out criminal underworld war imminent. Kidnapped baby matter adjourned: Sibongile Mbambo and Phumlani Mbokazi, who are accused of staging … [Read more...]