Smell of smoke still lingers inside Verulam mosque

Durban in the News: Smell of smoke still lingers inside Verulam mosque: Smoke damage can be seen on some of the walls on the ground floor of the Verulam mosque, after it was petrol bombed in May, and the ceiling is affected. Click HERE to submit your Durban and Kwa-Zulu Natal news. … [Read more...]

Verulam mosque attack: Caretaker in hiding

Durban in the News: Verulam mosque attack: Caretaker in hiding: The caretaker who was disembowelled during an attack on a Shia mosque in Verulam, north of Durban, is currently in hiding after being discharged from hospital. Sharks pivot: We haven't cracked any NZ code: Sharks flyhalf Robert du Preez says his side is still learning when it comes to playing against New Zealand opposition. Small businesses in KwaMashu, Inanda, Ntuzuma to be regulated: The Durban-based North Region Business Association has demanded that shop owners who are … [Read more...]

Mosque attack: Relative of slain worshipper says it was heartbreaking to watch him fight for his life

Durban in the News: Mosque attack: Relative of slain worshipper says it was heartbreaking to watch him fight for his life: "He was losing a lot of his blood and I was helping paramedics in their efforts to stop the blood," a relative of slain Abbas Essop has said. Defence lawyer questions whether PI and police legally gained access to accused's home: The lawyer representing the man accused of the murder of KwaZulu-Natal woman Siam Lee, has questioned the legality of the procedure police used to gain access to his … [Read more...]

Verulam mosque attack: ‘First they prayed, and then they wanted to kill’

Durban in the News: Verulam mosque attack: 'First they prayed, and then they wanted to kill': "First they prayed, and then they wanted to kill." That's according to Ali Nchiyane, the imam of the Imam Hussain Mosque in Verulam, KwaZulu-Natal, who survived an attack on worshippers. Suspect killed during shootout with KZN police on N2: A car chase on the N2 freeway in Shaka's Rock, near Durban, ended in a shootout between police and three suspects, resulting in the death of one suspect, police have said. KZN man gets 15 years for … [Read more...]