Newcastle municipality power cut put on hold pending court hearing

Durban in the News: Newcastle municipality power cut put on hold pending court hearing: Eskom says the Newcastle municipality in KwaZulu-Natal will not have its electricity supply cut off - for now. Funeral of alleged drug dealer ends in chaos after police try to stop AK-47 gun salute: The Mpumalanga funeral of an alleged KwaZulu-Natal drug dealer has ended in chaos as police were pelted with stones for attempting to arrest a group of men who fired guns during the ceremony. Click HERE to submit your Durban and … [Read more...]

Is Zandile Gumede set to return to eThekwini municipality?

Durban in the News: Is Zandile Gumede set to return to eThekwini municipality?: Despite media reports of embattled eThekwini Mayor Zandile Gumede backtracking on her resignation, the ANC's national spokesperson, Pule Mabe, told News24 he was not aware of her intention to hold on to the mayoral chain. Click HERE to submit your Durban and Kwa-Zulu Natal news. … [Read more...]

eThekwini municipality, trade unions resolve strike impasse, says municipal spokesperson

Durban in the News: eThekwini municipality, trade unions resolve strike impasse, says municipal spokesperson: The two week strike by eThekwini municipal workers which brought the Durban CBD to a standstill last week has been resolved according to eThekwini municipality spokesperson Msawakhe Mayisela. Click HERE to submit your Durban and Kwa-Zulu Natal news. … [Read more...]

eThekwini municipality slammed over ‘unlawful’ evictions

Durban in the News: eThekwini municipality slammed over 'unlawful' evictions: Advocacy group Right2Know Campaign has condemned the "inhumane action" allegedly taken by the eThekwini municipality against shack dwellers from eKhenana in Cato Crest. Click HERE to submit your Durban and Kwa-Zulu Natal news. … [Read more...]