Jail for trial evader accused of killing KZN crossdresser

Durban in the News: Jail for trial evader accused of killing KZN crossdresser: Phoenix shopfitter Romano Naidoo, who is accused of murdering a crossdresser he met on a social networking site, has been found guilty of "willfully" trying to evade his trial. Police on high alert as 'deadline' looms for foreign shop owners to close unlicensed shops in Durban: KwaZulu-Natal police say they are on high alert in townships north of Durban, as the "deadline" for foreign shop owners to shut down their businesses looms. Click … [Read more...]

3 awaiting trial prisoners escape in KZN

Durban in the News: 3 awaiting trial prisoners escape in KZN: Three awaiting trial prisoners have escaped from custody in Ekombe, KwaZulu-Natal, according to police. Whistleblower spills the beans on alleged dirty tricks used by waste management company: A whistleblower within waste management company Enviroserv is said to have turned on his bosses and spilled the beans on alleged dirty tricks the company has used in its fight with Hillcrest residents over a "big stink" coming from its landfill site in the area. Sharks coach praises … [Read more...]

Durban man on trial for second time for wife’s murder

Durban in the News: Durban man on trial for second time for wife's murder: A Durban trucking business owner - who was sentenced to life imprisonment after pleading guilty to murdering his wife - is standing trial again on the same charge. 'Beast' scrums down for new Sharks record: Tendai "Beast" Mtawarira will become the most-capped Sharks Super Rugby player of all time when he takes to the field against the Sunwolves on Saturday. 'I don't know why they would do something like that to me' – chainsaw attack triathlete speaks to News24: … [Read more...]

Intimidation claims emerge in 2009 Durban nightclub murder trial

Durban in the News: Intimidation claims emerge in 2009 Durban nightclub murder trial: A key witness in the murder trial of Travis Nel, accused of assaulting and killing an Irish citizen in a Durban nightclub in 2009, has claimed that he is a victim of intimidation. Click HERE to submit your Durban and Kwa-Zulu Natal news. … [Read more...]