Crocworld Conservation Centre hosts talk on the incredible Amur falcon rescue in KZN

Crocworld Conservation Centre hosts talk on the incredible Amur falcon rescue in KZN: This June, the popular monthly environmental talk at Crocworld Conservation Centre will feature a gripping tale of raptor rescue by FREEME KZN Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre representatives, Tammy Caine and Wade Whitehead, taking place on Saturday, 8 June from 9am to 10am. Extreme climate conditions in KwaZulu-Natal brought with it hailstorms that affected the roosting areas of the migratory raptor – the Amur Falcon – in both Mooi River and Newcastle. This … [Read more...]

Zuma hosts Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta in Durban

Durban in the News: Zuma hosts Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta in Durban: President Jacob Zuma has hosted the newly elected Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta at his Dr John L Dube House residence in Durban. Body of missing Durban woman positively identified as Siam Lee: The partially burnt body of 20-year-old has been positively identified by family members as Siam Lee, Kwazulu-Natal police say. Click HERE to submit your Durban and Kwa-Zulu Natal news. … [Read more...]

Birmingham replaces Durban as 2022 CWG hosts

Durban in the News: Birmingham replaces Durban as 2022 CWG hosts: Birmingham is set to be announced as the host of the 2022 Commonwealth Games after Durban was stripped of the event. KZN police clamp down on bullish livestock thieves: KwaZulu-Natal police have clamped down on stock theft this festive season, with 64 suspects already arrested for various stock-related crimes. Click HERE to submit your Durban and Kwa-Zulu Natal news. … [Read more...]

DRILL hosts Informative Research Seminars

DRILL hosts Informative Research Seminars: UKZN’s Developing Research Innovation, Localisation and Leadership in South Africa (DRILL) programme recently hosted a number of research seminars. DRILL held its first ever mental health symposium Voices from the Head: Brain Science and Changing Futures, which took place recently at the Elangeni Hotel, Durban. The Symposium shed light on innovative local and global research in the field of mental health. It also provided an opportunity for entry-level researchers to gain expert advice on developing an … [Read more...]