Rugby Extravaganza in Umlazi – Featured Durban Blog

Rugby Extravaganza in Umlazi: The 20th anniversary of the Ogwini Bafana Rugby Club was celebrated in grand style at the King Zwelithini Stadium in Umlazi, the past weekend.  At this event, the club also acknowledged and honoured the hard work of their club legend Sifiso Ngcongo, who was instrumental in introducing rugby to Umlazi back in 1998.   The day began at 08h30 with the local schools, Ogwini High and Comtech High doing battle which ended in a thrilling 21-all draw.   The second match was between Harlequins from the Bluff going … [Read more...]

Angry Umlazi train commuters allegedly torch train cars over late arrival

Durban in the News: Angry Umlazi train commuters allegedly torch train cars over late arrival: Angry train commuters allegedly set alight four cars and damaged a ticket office and motor train coach in Umlazi's J section, south of Durban, provincial police have said. Government failures and greed - Moerane Commission report's damning findings: Nearly two years after KwaZulu-Natal Premier Willies Mchunu established the Moerane Commission to investigate political killings, the finalised report pointed to several government failures, … [Read more...]

Umlazi Mega City provides joy to hospitalised children in their community

Umlazi Mega City provides joy to hospitalised children in their community: LENDING A MEGA HAND FOR A MEGA CAUSE – Seen at Prince Mshiyeni pediatric ward playroom are the Umlazi Mega City Centre Management Team with the UMC General Manager, Siphumelele Khuzwayo (Centre) Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world, according to respected statesman, Nelson Mandela. In the spirit of a man who took humanitarianism and transformation to a whole new level globally and in celebration of Mandela Day today (July … [Read more...]

Shooting spree: Man, who fired shots in Umlazi before turning gun on himself, accused of killing woman previous night

Durban in the News: Shooting spree: Man, who fired shots in Umlazi before turning gun on himself, accused of killing woman previous night: The man who went on a shooting spree in broad daylight near the busy Umlazi Plaza, allegedly shot dead a woman the night before, says the KwaZulu-Natal health department. Verulam man allegedly raped stepdaughter 900 times from 2013 to 2018, court hears: A 43-year-old man allegedly raped his 10-year-old stepdaughter about 900 times from 2013 to 2018, the Verulam Family Court has heard. Four SANDF … [Read more...]