‘It will be a disaster’ – ANC KZN conference to be called off, says Mantashe

Durban in the News: 'It will be a disaster' - ANC KZN conference to be called off, says Mantashe: The African National Congress' national chairperson Gwede Mantashe has confirmed that the political party’s KwaZulu-Natal consultative conference will be called off. Click HERE to submit your Durban and Kwa-Zulu Natal news. … [Read more...]

Are you prepared for a data disaster?

Are you prepared for a data disaster?: Cloud Backup If all your company’s data was wiped out today, could you cope? It’s a fact that crime and theft in South Africa are putting businesses’ resiliency at risk daily. This is in combination with natural disasters such as flooding or fire, and global cyber-attacks such as ransomware. Yet, few businesses are truly prepared for an unforeseen disaster which could wipe out their essential data. Too often, companies’ backup systems are ineffective in the face of disaster, especially if the backups are … [Read more...]

KZN storm declared a provincial disaster

Durban in the News: KZN storm declared a provincial disaster: The KwaZulu-Natal government has officially declared the brutal storm that devastated several districts across the province a provincial disaster. Leyds, Louw start for WP in Shark Tank: Springboks Dillyn Leyds and Wilco Louw return for WP in their final league game of the Currie Cup against the Sharks in Durban. KZN counts storm cost: Durban on Wednesday awoke to never- before­-scenes of chaos and destruction. MTN8 final to go ahead after Durban storms: The Premier … [Read more...]

KZN disaster teams assist flood hit areas

The KwaZulu-Natal Department of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (Cogta) is coordinating relief efforts amid the worst storm that hit many parts of the province. The storm, which hit the province on Tuesday morning, caused major damage to hospitals, factories, homes and other key infrastructure. According to a Cogta report, the storm caused power outages in various areas, with two deaths reported. Many residential areas, including businesses, especially in eThekwini Metro, reported flash flooding. Most areas in eThekwini … [Read more...]