Hunt on for motorist after video shows passenger hanging on for dear life on back of bakkie

Durban in the News: Hunt on for motorist after video shows passenger hanging on for dear life on back of bakkie: Durban metro police officers have launched a manhunt for a motorist who endangered the life of a passenger who was clinging onto goods on the back of a delivery vehicle. Emotions run high as new KZN police commissioner faces Wentworth mother: Emotions ran high for a Wentworth, Durban, mother when she opened up to provincial commissioner Lieutenant General Khombinkosi Jula about how both her sons were killed in the area after … [Read more...]

Stranded motorist attacked on N2 in Durban

Durban in the News: Stranded motorist attacked on N2 in Durban: Police in Durban are investigating after a motorist was attacked when his vehicle broke down on the N2 highway near the Westwood Mall. Several drownings, some close rescues during New Year's Day festivities across SA: While the majority of South Africans safely enjoyed their New Year's Day celebrations at the sea or near a pool, some were struck by tragedy, while others were saved by strangers and lifeguards. Gauteng cop drowns at KZN beach while on holiday: A Boksburg … [Read more...]

Durban motorist who killed 2 cyclists seeks bail, pending appeal

Durban in the News: Durban motorist who killed 2 cyclists seeks bail, pending appeal: Omesh Ramnarain, the motorist who was sentenced to 10 years in jail for killing two cyclists, wants to be released on bail, pending an appeal against his sentence and conviction on two counts of culpable homicide. WATCH: Off-duty policeman involved in shootout after argument in taxi: A video has emerged on Facebook of a shooting that took place in Durban, over the weekend. Click HERE to submit your Durban and Kwa-Zulu Natal news. … [Read more...]

Motorist in court for Durban cyclists’ death gives his version to court

Durban in the News: Motorist in court for Durban cyclists' death gives his version to court: Omesh Ramnarain, the motorist charged in connection with the death of two cyclists on the M4 leading out of Durban two years ago, has told the Durban Regional Court that he had not seen any cyclists at all. Dudu Myeni has nothing to do with water board merger – Umgeni Water: A top executive at KwaZulu-Natal's biggest water supplier has slammed reports stating former SAA chairperson Dudu Myeni would head the amalgamation of the Umgeni and Mhlathuze … [Read more...]