First in my family to own a car, says lucky winner

First in my family to own a car, says lucky winner: Congratulations to Msizi Mkhwanazi one of four lucky winners of a brand new 1.4 VW Polo Vivo in Engen’s “Ditch the Cold and Catch the Cool competition”. The brand-new VW Polo Vivo was handed over at Engen Alton in Richards Bay this month to an ecstatic Msizi, who is the first person in his family to own a car. “And not just any car. A brand-new car. It still feels like a dream. I am so grateful to Engen for giving me this opportunity,” said a beaming Msizi. Owning a set of wheels is a boon for … [Read more...]

Durban Image: Olesya Nurgalieva – Winner Comrades Marathon 2009

A Durban tagged image from Flickr - click on the name of the photographer below the image to see more Durban goodness. Olesya Nurgalieva - Winner Comrades Marathon 2009 Image by Kleinz1 Olesya Nurgalieva enters the Kingsmead Stadium in Durban to be the first woman home in the Comrades Marathon 2009. Her twin sister Elena was second. The 89Km marathon is run annually between Pietermaritzburg and Durban (or vice versa), … [Read more...]

If there wasn’t a SA derby, there wouldn’t be a SA winner – bookies

Durban in the News: If there wasn't a SA derby, there wouldn't be a SA winner - bookies: Bookmakers are predicting more misery for the South African teams in action in Super Rugby Round 7. 2 changes to Sharks starting XV to face Blues: Sharks coach Robert du Preez has named his team for their Super Rugby encounter against the Blues at Eden Park. FEATURE PART II: Inside the ANC's KZN war: Part two of a series on political violence and the frustrated search for justice in KwaZulu-Natal. Click HERE to submit your Durban … [Read more...]

#DurbanJuly: Psychic ‘MG’ predicts winner for big race

Durban in the News: #DurbanJuly: Psychic 'MG' predicts winner for big race: These could all bring good luck to punters who hope to take home a few winnings after today’s Vodacom Durban July. #CellTowers: City’s evasive responses on possible MTN deal: Arthi Gopi explains how The Independent on Saturday has found it difficult to get answers from the city. #CellTowers: MTN reveals it will rent dozens more: Cell towers rent shock - MTN confirmed it was renting dozens more towers across Durban suburbs. WATCH: New KZN freeway a true … [Read more...]