Early ‘Bok trial’ for Sharks strongman

Durban in the News: Early 'Bok trial' for Sharks strongman: The Sharks’ big Coenie Oosthuizen going into scrum battle with Karl Tu’inukuafe should be a highlight at Kings Park, writes Rob Houwing. Click HERE to submit your Durban and Kwa-Zulu Natal news. … [Read more...]

2 more people killed at Glebelands hostel hours before ‘hitmen’ go on trial

Durban in the News: 2 more people killed at Glebelands hostel hours before 'hitmen' go on trial: Two men have been shot dead at the notorious Glebelands Hostel in Umlazi hours ahead of the first day of the trial of a police officer and seven alleged hitmen accused of conducting a scheme to force money from hostel residents. Fees Must Fall activist Bonginkosi Khanyile sentenced to 3 years house arrest: Fees Must Fall activist Bonginkosi Khanyile has been sentenced to three years house arrest and must undergo life skills … [Read more...]

Durban Image: Motorbike Time Trial @ Durban City Circuit

A Durban tagged image from Flickr - click on the name of the photographer below the image to see more Durban goodness. Motorbike Time Trial @ Durban City Circuit Image by AkibaKei Motorbike time trial @ Durban City Circuit in South Africa as part of the Top Gear Festival. Taken with Nikon D7100 + Sigma 150-500mm lens. … [Read more...]

Trial of man accused of killing Durban adventurer, photographer Andy postponed again

Durban in the News: Trial of man accused of killing Durban adventurer, photographer Andy postponed again: December 3 was the second anniversary of the death of Durban adventurer and photographer Andy Carrie - but the trial of the alleged drunk driver who took his life has been postponed again. Judges rule against racist guest house owner - 'His conduct can never be tolerated in a democratic society': Two judges have confirmed an Equality Court finding that Sodwana Bay Guest Lodge owner Andre Slade was guilty of racist hate speech when he … [Read more...]