PIC | Here is Zuma’s sick note for skipping court appearance

Durban in the News: PIC | Here is Zuma's sick note for skipping court appearance: A sick note handed to Judge Dhaya Pillay during a sitting for former president Jacob Zuma's corruption trial in the KwaZulu-Natal High Court has emerged as the primary point of contention which led to a warrant of arrest being issued for him. WATCH | Third UKZN building torched, academic programme at all campuses suspended: A third building at the University of KwaZulu-Natal has been torched, with the Pietermaritzburg campus the latest to be affected. … [Read more...]

Man asks State to withdraw charges against his wife who is accused of his attempted murder, court hears

Durban in the News: Man asks State to withdraw charges against his wife who is accused of his attempted murder, court hears: A Durban man has asked prosecutors to withdraw charges against his wife, who is accused of his attempted murder along with three other women. But the prosecution has refused to do so. Fake 'soccer coach' arrested after allegedly luring, raping young boy with soccer dream: A young Pinetown boy with dreams of playing professional soccer has had his hopes dashed after a fake coach who promised him stardom allegedly … [Read more...]

Discriminatory apartheid-era black marriage law reversed in High Court

Durban in the News: Discriminatory apartheid-era black marriage law reversed in High Court: A historic judgment, condemning a discriminatory civil marriage law passed in the 1980s that potentially marginalised 400 000 black women, has been handed down in the KwaZulu-Natal High Court in Durban. Bathabile Dlamini calls for 'chemical castration' of rapists: ANC Women's League president Bathabile Dlamini says "there must be chemical castration for those found guilty of rape". Click HERE to submit your Durban and … [Read more...]

Sanef slams police ‘harassment’ of journalists at former Durban mayor Zandile Gumede’s court appearance

Durban in the News: Sanef slams police 'harassment' of journalists at former Durban mayor Zandile Gumede's court appearance: The South African National Editors' Forum has condemned an incident where a SAPS official allegedly barred journalists from using electronic devices, including laptops and cameras, inside the Durban Commercial Crimes Court during the appearance of former eThekwini mayor Zandile Gumede. Sharks' Nche excited to be back in Super Rugby: New Sharks prop Ox Nche has unfinished business with the Super Rugby … [Read more...]