Driving licence examiners, learner applicants among 16 in the dock for corruption

Durban in the News: Driving licence examiners, learner applicants among 16 in the dock for corruption: "The arrests followed a long investigation in which officials from the Howick driver learner testing centre were observed engaging in unethical and corrupt conduct," the Road Traffic Management Corporation has alleged in a statement. Siam Lee murder accused granted R40 000 bail: The man accused of the murder of Durban sex worker Siam Lee has been granted bail of R40 000. WATCH: Striking municipal workers use heavy plant machinery to … [Read more...]

DA KZN calls for suspension of Cogta MEC over ‘massive corruption’

Durban in the News: DA KZN calls for suspension of Cogta MEC over 'massive corruption': The DA says the alleged involvement of the MEC in a corruption scandal involving her husband is unprecedented. Click HERE to submit your Durban and Kwa-Zulu Natal news. … [Read more...]

Corruption in ANC-led municipalities affects service delivery, Moerane Commission hears

Durban in the News: Corruption in ANC-led municipalities affects service delivery, Moerane Commission hears: Corruption and looting of as much as R78 million from the state are affecting service delivery in the ANC-run Harry Gwala District Municipality, the Moerane Commission has heard. Government attempts to clean up KZN storm damage: The damage caused by a storm that has thus far claimed eight lives in KwaZulu-Natal could run into hundreds of millions of rands, says the province. Flooding puts Kingsmead drainage to the test: A severe … [Read more...]

Umgeni Water exec exits as anonymous ‘whistleblower’ retracts corruption claims

Durban in the News: Umgeni Water exec exits as anonymous 'whistleblower' retracts corruption claims: On the same day Umgeni Water chief executive Cyril Gamede, who had been suspended pending corruption allegations, left the utility, an anonymous letter exonerating him was sent to the board. Click HERE to submit your Durban and Kwa-Zulu Natal news. … [Read more...]