Steers Ignites the Flame at Varsity Sports Finals

Steers Ignites the Flame at Varsity Sports Finals: Varsity 7s Winning Team UJ Steers was at the forefront of painting Durban purple this past weekend as they payed #Respek to the devoted athletes and fans of Varsity Sports. The much-anticipated Varisty 7’s rugby and volleyball tournament was hosted at Durban’s Kings Park stadium from Friday the 1st until Sunday the 3rd Dec. After narrowly missing out of previous seasons, Tuks won the Varsity Volleyball Tournament. For the first time, UJ emerged victorious in the Varsity 7’s finals with 32-5 … [Read more...]

eThekwini mayor at sports centre opening as community clashes with police

Durban in the News: eThekwini mayor at sports centre opening as community clashes with police: eThekwini Mayor Zandile Gumede has snubbed protesting residents of Foreman Road informal settlement, whom she apparently promised building material, in favour of attending the opening of a sports centre. 18 years in jail for man who killed granny after she cooked for him: A KwaZulu-Natal man will spend 18 years in prison after he beat his grandmother with a knobkierrie and stabbed her soon after she cooked him a … [Read more...]

UKZN Awards Academic and Sports Achievements

UKZN Awards Academic and Sports Achievements: The University of KwaZulu-Natal (UKZN) has awarded prestigious scholarships and bursaries worth a combined total of more than R156 million to 5294 top achieving students at the University during the University’s Annual Scholarships Awards Ceremony held at Westville campus’s Main Hall on 23 August. The awards are in recognition of outstanding academic excellence and achievement in sport. Scholarships are awarded on a fiercely competitive basis in which merit is the main criterion. The recipients of … [Read more...]

‘WATCH: Democracy’ blamed for Durban sports facilities’ decline

Durban in the News: 'WATCH: Democracy' blamed for Durban sports facilities' decline: Several sporting facilities have been left to rot with some being occupied by vagrants and whoonga addicts. Appeal to do something daring during time spent with the homeless: Two organisations working to find sustainable solutions to the challenge of street children and the homeless and vulnerable are holding their third iDare2Share campaign Officials halt DA oversight visit Addington Hospital: MEC for Health in KZN Dr Sibongiseni Dhlomo said that … [Read more...]