Four arrested eThekwini councillors to remain in posts for now – Mayor Kaunda

Durban in the News: Four arrested eThekwini councillors to remain in posts for now - Mayor Kaunda: Four eThekwini metro councillors who were arrested in connection with the Durban Solid Waste tender corruption allegations will still attend council meetings, Mayor Mxolisi Kaunda says. Load shedding: Minor effect on water treatment and supply, unless it goes beyond Stage 4: While load shedding has affected water supply in some areas in Johannesburg, Cape Town and Durban, most areas are unlikely to experience major water cuts – unless load … [Read more...]

KZN councillor’s child, 11, injured after apparent assassination attempt

Durban in the News: KZN councillor's child, 11, injured after apparent assassination attempt: An 11-year-old child has been injured in the neck, apparently after four men attempted to assassinate her father on the KwaZulu-Natal north coast. Umlazi protesters blame corruption for lack of water: “We hear that the officials are benefiting from the water tankers.” Click HERE to submit your Durban and Kwa-Zulu Natal news. … [Read more...]

Shooting of ANC councillors in KZN could plunge ‘region into a war zone’ – MEC

Durban in the News: Shooting of ANC councillors in KZN could plunge ‘region into a war zone’ – MEC: The shooting of three Umzimkhulu ANC councillors, in southern KwaZulu-Natal, threatens to plunge the municipality into chaos and render it ungovernable, the provincial government says. WATCH: Hijackers ambush Durban driver outside home: A Durban driver has been hijacked while waiting for his passenger to open a gate outside his home in Hillary, Durban, according to KwaZulu-Natal police. Click HERE to submit your … [Read more...]

ANC councillors’ shooting may be part of ‘clandestine campaign’

Durban in the News: ANC councillors' shooting may be part of 'clandestine campaign': MEC Mxolisi Kaunda said a clandestine campaign in the ANC's Harry Gwala region may have led to the shooting of three uMzimkhulu councillors. ‘Young girls enticed by child support grant’: The Zulu King Goodwill Zwelithini has vented his anger about allowing pregnant girls to attend school. Hawks task team to probe ANC councillors' triple shooting: The Hawks have set up a special task team to investigate the shooting of three ANC councillors from the … [Read more...]