Mbeki reveals UK, US wanted SA to help remove Mugabe from power
Former President Thabo Mbeki said that the British government under Tony Blair even planned to intervene militarily in Zimbabwe but had to abandon this plan as Mugabe enjoyed support from his southern African neighbours.
DA wants eThekwini Municipality to probe 62 councillors for alleged tender fraud
The opposition party’s caucus leader, Nicole Graham, wants those found guilty of corruption to be sacked.
Disgruntled Sasco faction set to interdict SRC elections at UKZN
The group claims the nomination process, which closed last week Tuesday, was flawed because it prejudiced the nomination of their preferred candidates.
Ramaphosa proposes 'bold steps' to transform 'deeply patriarchal' SA
President Cyril Ramaphosa said government would transform the justice system to ensure it worked favourably for victims of gender-based violence.
DUT student leaders meet with management over safety issues
This followed a series of protests at DUT by students with renewed calls for better safety measures at the institution.
DA slams eThekwini Municipality's incentive of R200m to taxi operators
The municipality, through its Moja Cruise Campaign, incentivise taxi operators and taxi associations who meet the city’s criteria for good consumer services.
Mantashe expected to visit home of his late deputy, Hlongwa
On Saturday, KZN Premier Sihle Zikalala visited the home of deputy minister Bavelile Hlongwa who died in a car crash on Friday.
KZN small-scale farmers get a multi-million rand boost
KZN Premier Sihle Zikalala launched the planting season and announced an assistance plan of over R100 million to help struggling farmers with equipment and seeds.
Madonsela: Gender-based violence must be confronted decisively
Former Public Protector Thuli Madonsela said citizens must be wary of those who sought to exploit the vulnerabilities of marginalised people to further their selfish desires.
Trial against Glebelands to resume
The group faces 22 charges including murder, attempted murder, and racketeering.
Durban mom who dumped baby in drain could face abandonment charge
The State is considering charging a Durban woman who allegedly dropped her newborn baby into a stormwater drain with common law infant abandonment instead of attempted murder.
ANCYL presidential hopeful vows to tackle eThekwini service issues, graft
Sabelo was elected chairperson of the human settlements and infrastructure development committee in the municipality on Tuesday.
Zikalala to ‘pressure’ SAPS to thoroughly probe Natasha Conabeer's death
Natasha Conabeer died on Monday, a few hours after she was dropped off at her mother's house and rushed to hospital.
Thanduxolo Sabelo says he's available for ANCYL’s presidency nomination
Thanduxolo Sabelo also dismissed reports that he took up a senior council position in the eThekwini Municipality because his age disqualified him from taking over from Collen Maine.
Glebelands 8: Former cop further implicated in assassination plots
The witness, who cannot be named by order of the court, said Bhekukwazi Mdweshu would then use the information to organise their assassinations.
Murdered Ayakha Jiyane’s peers remember her in moving tribute
Jiyane's mother watched emotionally as the Pinetown Girls High School choir sang an emotional tribute to their friend and leader who was killed together with her three siblings.
Man accused of hanging his 4 children in Pinetown abandons bail bid
Sibusiso Mpungose was arrested on Wednesday after his children’s bodies were discovered on Tuesday.
eThekwini's new mayor told to restore service delivery, root out corruption
The eThekwini Metropolitan Municipality on Thursday elected Mxolisi Kaunda as the new mayor.