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...]

Newcastle deputy mayor who crashed car into two homes out on bail

Durban in the News: Newcastle deputy mayor who crashed car into two homes out on bail: Newcastle Deputy Mayor Reuben Molelekoa, who allegedly crashed his vehicle into two houses while drunk, has been granted bail and will only return to court in 2020, police say. Sharks continue spending spree with Maties lock signing: The Sharks have announced another signing ahead of the 2019 Super Rugby season in the form of former Maties lock Jordan Sesink-Clee. Granddaughter among two nabbed for granny's murder: A woman is expected to appear in … [Read more...]

Newcastle deputy mayor crashes work car into 2 homes – reports

Durban in the News: Newcastle deputy mayor crashes work car into 2 homes - reports: Newcastle deputy mayor Reuben Molelekoa, who has only been in office for two weeks, has crashed his municipal vehicle into two homes, according to reports. Click HERE to submit your Durban and Kwa-Zulu Natal news. … [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...]