Project to Restore Durban Dry Dock in Full Swing

Project to Restore Durban Dry Dock in Full Swing: The Prince Edward Graving Dock’s inner caisson is presently undergoing repair. The rehabilitation of the inner caisson, which divides the Port of Durban’s Prince Edward Graving Dock into two compartments, enabling two smaller vessels to be docked simultaneously, is in full swing. It is among 11 large-scale projects earmarked for the Durban Dry Dock complex, of which the R48 million refurbishment of the dry dock’s 35-metre-long, 900ton outer caisson which closes off the dry dock from the rest of … [Read more...]

Husband-and-wife team part of four in the dock for corruption, money laundering

Durban in the News: Husband-and-wife team part of four in the dock for corruption, money laundering: After a two-year investigation, the Hawks in Durban have arrested a husband-and-wife team and two other men for allegedly laundering money to the tune of R57m. Former KZN cop spin doctor Vincent Mdunge wants out of jail: Former KwaZulu-Natal police spokesperson Vincent Mdunge, who began serving a five-year prison sentence in 2017, wants out of jail. Click HERE to submit your Durban and Kwa-Zulu Natal news. … [Read more...]

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...]

PICS: Defiant Jacob Zuma back in the dock

Durban in the News: PICS: Defiant Jacob Zuma back in the dock: Former president Jacob Zuma has returned to court, where his corruption case was postponed once again. KZN ANC conference: There could be surprises – sources: While there seems to be consensus on the position of provincial chairperson and others, question marks remain over the positions of provincial secretary general and the deputy. Zuma's money woes take centre stage at court appearance: Former president Jacob Zuma's financial woes took centre stage in the Durban High … [Read more...]