SA U19s get down to business ahead of Youth ODI series against Pakistan – Featured Durban Blog

SA U19s get down to business ahead of Youth ODI series against Pakistan: The Coca-Cola South Africa under-19s will gather in Durban on Friday, 14 June, for a week-long training camp ahead of their Youth One-Day International (ODI) series against Pakistan, running from 22 June – 07 July in Chatsworth and Pietermaritzburg. The seven-match tour forms an important part of the youngsters’ schedule in preparation for the ICC U19 Cricket World Cup, taking place in South Africa between 17 January and 09 February next year. Home fixtures against India, … [Read more...]

KZN ANC clamping down on criminally charged officials, two mayors on leave

Durban in the News: KZN ANC clamping down on criminally charged officials, two mayors on leave: The ANC in KwaZulu-Natal appears to be purging itself of leaders who have brought the its integrity into question, saying it will not tolerate "minimum standards" any longer. 'You are not born deployed' - ANC KZN says as Zandile Gumede faces criminal charges: The likelihood that embattled eThekwini Metro Mayor Zandile Gumede will return to the top position in the City of Durban is slim. Baby rescued from a school pit toilet: A newborn baby … [Read more...]

Sharks Go Down Fighting – Featured Durban Blog

Sharks Go Down Fighting: The Cell C Sharks hosted the Hurricanes in our final home game of the Vodacom Super Rugby pool stages but the match ended in disappointment as the visitors secured a 30-17 victory. The Hurricanes trailed almost every statistic, but managed, when it counted, to close off opportunities as the game ebbed and flowed. Despite having barely a sniff of possession, it was the visiting Hurricanes who opened the scoring in the sixth minute, Jordie Barrett receiving the ball from his brother Beauden on our 22 and racing to score … [Read more...]

Mayor, pack your bags and go! – IFP calls for corruption charged mayor Gumede to step down

Durban in the News: Mayor, pack your bags and go! – IFP calls for corruption charged mayor Gumede to step down: The Inkatha Freedom Party youth have called on embattled eThewkini Metro Mayor Zandile Gumede to step down saying corruption charges against her must be dealt with. WATCH: One dead after boat capsizes, two rescued: One person has died after a boat capsized off KwaZulu-Natal’s North Coast, says paramedic services. Click HERE to submit your Durban and Kwa-Zulu Natal news. … [Read more...]