Mastercard puts the spotlight on inclusion and diversity ahead of the Forbes Woman Africa Leading Women Summit

Mastercard puts the spotlight on inclusion and diversity ahead of the Forbes Woman Africa Leading Women Summit: 6 March 2020, Johannesburg, South Africa: Women comprise more than 50% of the population in Africa and drive 70% of spend. Yet, women’s influence and contributions are not being fully leveraged for society’s collective advantage, because too much of the world we live in today was not designed with women involved or with women in mind. This was the theme of Mastercard’s ‘Together We Lead: Women by Design’ event in Durban last night, … [Read more...]

Cousins get life in prison for raping KZN woman at gunpoint

Durban in the News: Cousins get life in prison for raping KZN woman at gunpoint: Two men are each sentenced to life in prison for raping a 34-year-old woman at gunpoint in Inanda, KwaZulu-Natal. SA's coronavirus 'patient zero' doing well, will be discharged soon - KwaZulu-Natal health MEC: South Africa's first diagnosed Covid-19 patient is doing well and will probably be discharged soon, says KwaZulu-Natal Health MEC Nomagugu Simelane-Zulu. WATCH | KZN social development dept vehicles torched in Ladysmith: Several vehicles belonging to … [Read more...]

Big wins for Africa’s most influential women at the 2020 FORBES WOMAN AFRICA Gala Dinner

Big wins for Africa’s most influential women at the 2020 FORBES WOMAN AFRICA Gala Dinner: Following a day’s engagement with the continent’s most dynamic women, it was time for the illustrious awards’ ceremony which honoured women for breaking ground in a number of key categories at the 2020 FORBES WOMAN AFRICA Gala Dinner held at Inkosi Albert Luthuli ICC Complex in Durban on Friday, 6 March 2020. The glamorous event was held directly after the FORBES WOMAN AFRICA Leading Women Summit which was hosted by the KwaZulu-Natal government and … [Read more...]

Tongaat man arrested for stabbing 31-year-old woman

Durban in the News: Tongaat man arrested for stabbing 31-year-old woman: A 28-year-old man from Tongaat, north of Durban, has been arrested for allegedly stabbing a 31-year-old woman to death. Everitt heaps praise on 'tight' Sharks: The Sharks returned home on Monday after a hugely successful Super Rugby tour of Australasia, and coach Sean Everitt has heaped praise on his charges. Drakensberg Boys Choir faces new sex assault claims - report: Another alleged incident of sexual assault at the at the Drakensberg Boys Choir School in … [Read more...]