Harsh action to be taken against KZN education officials after Grade 1 pupils go without teacher since May

Durban in the News: Harsh action to be taken against KZN education officials after Grade 1 pupils go without teacher since May: KwaZulu-Natal education department officials at circuit and district level along with management staff at a Pinetown school will face the music after failing to address the issue of Grade 1 pupils being without a teacher since May. Click HERE to submit your Durban and Kwa-Zulu Natal news. … [Read more...]

5 life terms for man who repeatedly raped his stepdaughter since she was 4

Durban in the News: 5 life terms for man who repeatedly raped his stepdaughter since she was 4: A man who repeatedly raped his stepdaughter over a period of 11 years has been given five life sentences by the Richards Bay Regional Court. 1 person dead, 22 injured as truck overturns in KZN: A man has been killed and 22 others injured when a truck overturned outside of Wartburg, KwaZulu-Natal paramedics say. Click HERE to submit your Durban and Kwa-Zulu Natal news. … [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...]

Reflecting on 156 years since of arrival of Indian labourers

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