Glebelands: eThekwini mayor in trouble with Deputy Public Protector after on-site inspection

Durban in the News: Glebelands: eThekwini mayor in trouble with Deputy Public Protector after on-site inspection: Deputy Public Protector Kevin Malunga has lashed out at eThekwini Metro Mayor Zandile Gumede after her office failed to attend an on-site inspection of the troubled Glebelands Hostel in Umlazi. Click HERE to submit your Durban and Kwa-Zulu Natal news. … [Read more...]

eThekwini mayor apologises for ‘grave administrative errors’ in Glebelands Hostel saga

Durban in the News: eThekwini mayor apologises for 'grave administrative errors' in Glebelands Hostel saga: eThekwini Mayor Zandile Gumede has apologised for the municipality's role in the poor management of the infamous Glebelands Hostel in Umlazi, Durban. Dolphins stay grounded in One Day Cup playoff race: Dolphins assistant coach Imraan Khan is not prepared to look too far ahead in their quest to reach the One-Day Cup semi-finals. Click HERE to submit your Durban and Kwa-Zulu Natal news. … [Read more...]

Glebelands ‘kingpin’ given final chance to sort out lawyer problems

Durban in the News: Glebelands 'kingpin' given final chance to sort out lawyer problems: The policeman accused of being a kingpin in the Glebelands hostel murders and one of his co-accused have been given a final warning to raise funds to pay for the services of their new advocate. PICS: Rescue swimmers, police save Durban teen stabbed at Umgeni River: Quick action by Durban police and rescuers has probably saved the life of an 18-year-old man who was stabbed while collecting plastic bottles near the Umgeni … [Read more...]

2 more people killed at Glebelands hostel hours before ‘hitmen’ go on trial

Durban in the News: 2 more people killed at Glebelands hostel hours before 'hitmen' go on trial: Two men have been shot dead at the notorious Glebelands Hostel in Umlazi hours ahead of the first day of the trial of a police officer and seven alleged hitmen accused of conducting a scheme to force money from hostel residents. Fees Must Fall activist Bonginkosi Khanyile sentenced to 3 years house arrest: Fees Must Fall activist Bonginkosi Khanyile has been sentenced to three years house arrest and must undergo life skills … [Read more...]