Plastic pollution – out of sight should not be out of mind warns SAAMBR

Plastic pollution – out of sight should not be out of mind warns SAAMBR: Following the recent devastating floods in eThekwini, another crisis surfaced – literally. A deluge of plastic waste washed down rivers into the harbour and onto our beaches. For years, environmentalists have warned us about the growing concern over plastic pollution in our oceans. But for most of us, out of sight, out of mind…until now! As carbon emissions continue to influence climate change with hugely disruptive and often tragic flooding will become more … [Read more...]

UK govt warns of terror threat in SA following kidnapping arrests in KZN

Durban in the News: UK govt warns of terror threat in SA following kidnapping arrests in KZN: The British government has warned its citizens that there is a terror threat from extremists linked to the Islamic State group in South Africa. Nearly 60 babies evacuated after KZN children's home catches fire: A babies' section at a children's home in KwaZulu-Natal has caught fire and been completely destroyed. Sharks blow as Du Preez suffers shoulder injury: The Sharks have confirmed that No 8 Daniel du Preez will be out of action for up to … [Read more...]

N3TC warns of high traffic volumes as school holidays end

Durban in the News: N3TC warns of high traffic volumes as school holidays end: The N3 Toll Concession company has warned that the N3 toll route may be very busy this weekend as holidaymakers return home after the school holidays. Zuma urges SACP to follow Luthuli’s example: The ANC leader has been heavily criticised by the current SACP leadership who have made numerous calls for him to step down. 'Killers for hire' on the rise in SA: This week the Moerane Commission revealed the extent of murder for hire that happens almost on a daily … [Read more...]

MEC warns KZN councillors about wasted spending

[Read more...]