Sod turned for new Durban Cruise Terminal

Sod turned for new Durban Cruise Terminal: MSC Orchestra welcomed at Port of Durban Photo: Transnet NPA The port city of Durban’s status as a leading cruise destination was cemented on Saturday, 16 November with the arrival of the MSC ORCHESTRA cruise liner on her maiden voyage to South African shores, as well as a sod turning ceremony to mark the start of construction of the new Durban passenger terminal. General Manager: Port of Durban, Moshe Motlohi, said the port’s cruise sector developments reflected growing confidence in Durban as a … [Read more...]

Calm restored after truck driver protest at Durban container terminal

Durban in the News: Calm restored after truck driver protest at Durban container terminal: KwaZulu-Natal police say calm has been restored to the Durban container terminal, where protesting truck drivers blockaded roads overnight, causing traffic congestion. Shezi warns cricketers as he calls it quits - at 31: Recently retired Proteas and Dolphins bowler star Mthokozisi Shezi has warned fellow cricketers to plan properly for life after sport. WATCH: Mampintsha, Babes Wodumo agree to relationship counselling: The row between muso couple … [Read more...]

Durban man sues blood transfusion service after allegedly contracting terminal disease

Durban in the News: Durban man sues blood transfusion service after allegedly contracting terminal disease: A 69-year-old Durban man is suing the National Blood Transfusion Service (NBTS) for about R24m after he contracted a debilitating, terminal disease from tainted blood. Drunk driver gets 20 years in jail for killing three people: In a stern message to drunk drivers, a Durban Regional Court magistrate has given a young man who caused an accident in which three people died, a 20 year prison sentence. Glebelands Hostel hitman … [Read more...]