Edward Zuma avoids contempt of court charge, settles hate speech fine

Durban in the News: Edward Zuma avoids contempt of court charge, settles hate speech fine: Edward Zuma has finally settled up and paid the entire R60 000 damages which Durban's Equality Court ordered him to pay for "hate speech". Top municipal employee gunned down at traffic light: A senior employee at the Alfred Duma Local Municipality has been shot dead in Ladysmith, KwaZulu-Natal in a suspected ambush. Sharks call on big guns for Bulls friendly: Sharks coach Robert du Preez has selected his strongest available squad to take on the … [Read more...]

Duo in court after video of dead man lying on Chatsworth street surfaces on social media

Durban in the News: Duo in court after video of dead man lying on Chatsworth street surfaces on social media: Two men accused of the murder of an alleged drug dealer in Chatsworth, Durban have appeared in the magistrate's court. Alleged robber shot and arrested after attempting to stab police dog: An alleged robber was shot and then arrested after he attempted to stab a police dog while fleeing police in KwaZulu-Natal, police have said. Protests erupt in Newcastle after boy dies in freak accident: The Madadeni community has erupted in … [Read more...]

2 men involved in shootout with KZN police appear in court

Durban in the News: 2 men involved in shootout with KZN police appear in court: Two suspects have appeared in the Umlazi Magistrate's Court on charges of possession of an unlicensed firearm, attempted murder and discharging a firearm in public following a shootout with police officers. ANC would be 'limping today' if it did not merge factions in Nasrec - Mabuza: The African National Congress would be "limping today" if it did not vote for a unity slate at its elective conference in Nasrec, the party's deputy president David Mabuza has … [Read more...]

Abahlali baseMjondolo files court papers over ‘illegal evictions’ in Cato Crest

Durban in the News: Abahlali baseMjondolo files court papers over 'illegal evictions' in Cato Crest: Shack dwellers movement Abahlali baseMjondolo has filed court papers in the KwaZulu-Natal High Court in an effort to interdict the eThekwini municipality from carrying out "illegal and brutal evictions" in Cato Crest. Stormy weather warning: Strong gusty winds, hail and heavy rain for parts of Durban: The eThekwini municipality has cautioned Durban residents and visitors about severe thunderstorms with a possibility of localised … [Read more...]