NPA denies payments were made to Zuma’s rape accuser – report

Durban in the News: NPA denies payments were made to Zuma's rape accuser - report: The National Prosecuting Authority has denied making any payments to the late Fezeka [Fezekile] "Khwezi" Kuzwayo, who accused former president Jacob Zuma of rape. RET Champions group vows to boo Ramaphosa at ANC manifesto launch: ANC secretary general Ace Magashule says he believes that party members will behave themselves at the launch of the ANC's election manifesto, but one group says they will voice their displeasure. Violent N3 protest in KZN … [Read more...]

Investigating officer in Verulam girl’s rape case removed – KZN police

Durban in the News: Investigating officer in Verulam girl's rape case removed – KZN police: The investigating officer in the case of the 10-year-old Verulam girl, who was allegedly raped by her stepfather for the past five years, has been removed from the case due to negligence, KwaZulu-Natal police say. Retired KZN judge president awarded nearly R1m in damages claim: Retired KwaZulu-Natal Judge President Chiman Patel has been awarded damages of R900 000 in his claim against provincial Director of Public Prosecutions Moipone Noko for … [Read more...]

Don’t use rape as ‘a political toy’, eThekwini ANCYL tells Ramaphosa

Durban in the News: Don't use rape as 'a political toy', eThekwini ANCYL tells Ramaphosa: It is really unfortunate that ANC presidential hopeful Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa felt the need to use rape as 'a political toy', the ANC Youth League in the eThekwini region has said. Fans inspire new Sharks jerseys: The Sharks have unveiled their new home and away jerseys for the 2018 Super Rugby season. Click HERE to submit your Durban and Kwa-Zulu Natal news. … [Read more...]

Pensioner gets 20 years in jail for rape of 10-year-old girl

Durban in the News: Pensioner gets 20 years in jail for rape of 10-year-old girl: A pensioner, who was convicted of raping a 10-year-old girl who stopped at his tuckshop on her way to school, has been jailed for 20 years. 10 killed after dramatic shootout, crash in KZN: An apparent taxi-related assassination in KwaZulu-Natal that led to a car accident has claimed the lives of 10 people in the Ladysmith area, police have said. Unmask and uproot corrupt, 'treacherous police' - Sanco: The South African National Civic Organisation has … [Read more...]