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...]

Jail time for men who terrorised Glebelands Hostel residents with violence, murder

Durban in the News: Jail time for men who terrorised Glebelands Hostel residents with violence, murder: One of two men accused of terrorising Glebelands Hostel residents with violence and murder will spend 25 years in prison, according to police. Man accused of raping stepdaughter 900 times to spend festive season behind bars: A KwaZulu-Natal man accused of raping his 10-year-old stepdaughter 900 times, is to spend the festive season behind bars after the Verulam Magistrate's Court postponed his case for a month. PICS: Sharks honour … [Read more...]