Boy, 9, drowns in water-filled excavation hole in KZN

Durban in the News: Boy, 9, drowns in water-filled excavation hole in KZN: IPSS Medical Rescue said when it arrived at the scene, it established the young boy had been playing in a large water-filled excavation hole "when he got into difficulty and drowned". KZN govt expects tornado damage to run into the millions: The KwaZulu-Natal provincial government says it expects damage to homes and infrastructure to run into the millions following Tuesday's tornado which ripped through New Hanover, Pietermaritzburg. KZN storms: Residents warned … [Read more...]

Baby girl drowns as mother slips while crossing river

Durban in the News: Baby girl drowns as mother slips while crossing river: A 1-year-old girl has died after her mother slipped while crossing a river in Umkomaas, south of Durban, paramedic services said. Msunduzi municipality in KZN placed under administration: The Msunduzi municipality, where KwaZulu-Natal's capital Pietermaritzburg is located, has been placed under administration following a host of issues, including irregular expenditure, maladministration and absenteeism by councillors. Click HERE to submit … [Read more...]

Three-year-old girl drowns in Durban family pool

Durban in the News: Three-year-old girl drowns in Durban family pool: Parents have been urged to ensure their little ones' safety this festive season, following the drowning of a three-year-old girl in a family pool in Durban. Durban dad scores landmark court victory for pupils at private schools: An unrepresented Durban dad has secured a landmark ruling that offers protection to pupils at private schools who haven't paid their school fees. Click HERE to submit your Durban and Kwa-Zulu Natal news. … [Read more...]

Woman, 49, believed to be from Boksburg drowns in Margate beach, KZN – NSRI

Durban in the News: Woman, 49, believed to be from Boksburg drowns in Margate beach, KZN - NSRI: A 49-year-old woman believed to be from Boksburg has drowned at Margate beach on the south coast of KwaZulu-Natal, the NSRI said. Click HERE to submit your Durban and Kwa-Zulu Natal news. … [Read more...]