‘I was not consulted’ – ANCYL co-ordinator quits after being left in the dark on Zuma statement

Durban in the News: 'I was not consulted' - ANCYL co-ordinator quits after being left in the dark on Zuma statement: ANC Youth League national task team co-ordinator Sibongile Besani has resigned after calling out the structure for releasing a statement in his name, which lambasted the courts for issuing a warrant of arrest for former president Jacob Zuma, without consulting him. WATCH | Cobra caught after spitting venom in KZN woman’s eyes during load shedding: An unlucky Durban woman who encountered a Mozambique spitting cobra while … [Read more...]

PICS | Only shell left of HIV support centre burnt down by protesting UKZN students

Durban in the News: PICS | Only shell left of HIV support centre burnt down by protesting UKZN students: Dramatic photos show the extent of the damage to the HIV and Aids support centre at the University of KwaZulu-Natal's Howard College campus burnt down by protesting students. Sisters sent to shop, return to find mom and brothers hanging from rafters: A mother and her two young sons have been found dead in their Verulam home, north of Durban, in an apparent murder-suicide. Click HERE to submit your Durban and … [Read more...]

Durban left buzzing after inaugural Kingsmead Festival – Featured Durban Blog

Durban left buzzing after inaugural Kingsmead Festival: Durban – A successful Kingsmead Festival on Saturday, highlighted by the showdown between the Hollywoodbets Dolphins Invitational and the East Coast Radio All Stars, kick-started the eagerly anticipated 2019/2020 season at Kingsmead Cricket Stadium. Chief Executive Officer of KZN Cricket Heinrich Strydom invited all major stakeholders to the event that saw families bask in a typically warm spring day while watching some of the Hollywoodbets Dolphins’ finest take on a mixture of East Coast … [Read more...]

Newcastle racks up R200m electricity debt, could be left in the dark soon

Durban in the News: Newcastle racks up R200m electricity debt, could be left in the dark soon: The KwaZulu-Natal government is urgently trying to avert electricity interruptions in the Newcastle Local Municipality after it racked up electricity debt of more than R200m. KZN PEC to meet with top six over arrest of political heads: The ANC KwaZulu-Natal provincial executive committee is expected to meet with the party's top six about the future of outgoing eThekwini Mayor Zandile Gumede and issues in that region. KwaZulu-Natal police … [Read more...]