3 people arrested for rock-throwing incident that left 2 siblings dead – KZN police

Durban in the News: 3 people arrested for rock-throwing incident that left 2 siblings dead – KZN police: Three suspects aged between 20 and 46 will appear in the Durban Magistrate's Court charged with killing a brother and a sister by throwing a rock from an overhead bridge onto their car. KZN Sharks Board's fatal boat accident 'first of its kind': MEC Sihle Zikalala has said the boat skipper, who is one of the deceased, had worked for the sharks board for more than 18 years. UKZN Westville suspends lectures amid protests: Lectures at … [Read more...]

WATCH: Footage of KZN storm that wreaked havoc, left 3 critically injured

Durban in the News: WATCH: Footage of KZN storm that wreaked havoc, left 3 critically injured: Strong gale force winds swept through in and around Kwazulu Natal as heavy winds dominated the province on Saturday morning. Click HERE to submit your Durban and Kwa-Zulu Natal news. … [Read more...]

Why we left Johannesburg and invested in Port Elizabeth’s Algoa Guest House

Why we left Johannesburg and invested in Port Elizabeth’s Algoa Guest House: Lisa and Roger Lucas Photo: Algoa Guest house A little before Spring Day ten years ago Roger & Lisa Lucas made a major decision that would change their lives forever. Both had for many years worked in Johannesburg in the corporate world – Roger as the financial director of a subsidiary of a JSE listed company and Lisa as the PA to the CEO of another listed company. At that stage they also had a three year old daughter, Emma. They deliberated long and hard on … [Read more...]

More than 170 left homeless after fire

Durban in the News: More than 170 left homeless after fire: The fire – which gutted their homes – took place on Sunday (July 2). Socialite defends dress sense: “This body is what brings bread and butter to my table. My job is to entertain people and this dress is part of the package.” Fatal shooting, hit-and-run near Durban's Umgababa off-ramp: A man was found shot dead on the side of the road near Umgababa, south of Durban, and a critically injured pedestrian was found nearby. LOOK: 55 people injured in two Durban taxi crashes: … [Read more...]