WATCH: KZN Cogta offices burned to the ground in suspected arson attack

Durban in the News: WATCH: KZN Cogta offices burned to the ground in suspected arson attack: The KwaZulu-Natal cooperative governance and traditional affairs department has condemned a suspected arson attack on its offices in Durban. Click HERE to submit your Durban and Kwa-Zulu Natal news. … [Read more...]

Call to collect IDs at home affairs offices before voter registration weekend – minister

Durban in the News: Call to collect IDs at home affairs offices before voter registration weekend - minister: Thousands of uncollected IDs are gathering dust at home affairs offices around the country, Home Affairs minister Siyabonga Cwele says. Click HERE to submit your Durban and Kwa-Zulu Natal news. … [Read more...]

WATCH: Irate MKMVA members storm ANC KZN offices with list of demands

Durban in the News: WATCH: Irate MKMVA members storm ANC KZN offices with list of demands: The MK veterans have threatened to disrupt the coming general elections in May should the ruling party not meet their demands. 'You keep lying about my name' - Zuma tweets in response to Sunday Times report: Former president Jacob Zuma has accused Tiso Blackstar publication Sunday Times of "lying" about him, despite ANC confirmation that he is set to meet President Cyril Ramaphosa this week. Furore over R20m for Mandela, Tambo statues in … [Read more...]

Durban Image: Mt Gambier Club opened in 1904 as offices for lease. Club there since 1913

A Durban tagged image from Flickr - click on the name of the photographer below the image to see more Durban goodness. Mt Gambier Club opened in 1904 as offices for lease. Club there since 1913 Image by denisbin Brief History of Mt Gambier – the second city of SA after Adelaide (region population nearly 35,000, urban 28,000). Lieutenant James Grant aboard the Lady Nelson sighted and named Mt Gambier in 1800 after a Lord of the Admiralty. The first white man to traverse the area was Stephen Henty of Portland in 1839 when he sighted the Blue … [Read more...]