Zandile Gumede supporters still want her back as eThekwini ANC chair, DA welcomes resignation

Durban in the News: Zandile Gumede supporters still want her back as eThekwini ANC chair, DA welcomes resignation: Supporters of former eThekwini mayor Zandile Gumede still believe their backing of the embattled politician was justified, while the DA has welcomed her official resignation. Three arrested in Durban kidnapping case: An intensive investigation by the Chatsworth police in Durban has led to the arrest of three suspected kidnappers, say the police. WATCH | Guard shoots body of 'lifeless' Durban CIT suspect after fatal … [Read more...]

ANC defends Newcastle mayor’s sudden resignation

Durban in the News: ANC defends Newcastle mayor's sudden resignation: The sudden resignation of a KwaZulu-Natal mayor was purely for the purpose of his career and not because of any violence or threats, maintains the ANC. Durban musician Charlie Ridgway appears in court for girlfriend's murder: Durban musician Charlie Ridgway has appeared in the Pinetown Magistrate's Court for the murder of his girlfriend. Probe into wild west-like shootout involving SANDF officials, cop: An investigation into a wild west-like shootout allegedly … [Read more...]

John Smit announces his resignation – Featured Durban Blog

Prodigious Talents Commit To The Cell C Sharks: Three of the most promising young rugby players in South Africa have committed their futures to The Sharks.  Jean-Luc du Preez, Daniel du Preez and Garth April have all extended their contracts until the end of 2018. Gary Gold, Director of Rugby, said: “This is a significant statement of intent on all sides.  Jean-Luc, Dan and Garth have all made outstanding progress during the past few months, and there is not a franchise in Super Rugby or a club in Europe that would not want them in their squad. … [Read more...]