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...]

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...]

Cop killed, another wounded in KwaMashu Hostel shooting

Durban in the News: Cop killed, another wounded in KwaMashu Hostel shooting: A manhunt is underway after two men fired shots at police officers, killing one and wounding the other. KZN residents not satisfied with their government's efforts to eradicate fraud, corruption – survey: According to the survey, 52.8% of the residents say the province's performance in eradicating fraud and poverty has been poor, while 28.4% rate it as fair and only 18.9% say it has been good. Click HERE to submit your Durban and Kwa-Zulu … [Read more...]