MEC pleas to KZN taxi associations to end violence

2014-04-14 16:33

KwaZulu-Natal Community Safety MEC Willies Mchunu has met two taxi associations over the weekend in a bid to end violence.

KZN traffic cop shot dead by boyfriend

2014-04-04 19:23

A traffic officer has been shot dead by her boyfriend in Port Shepstone, KwaZulu-Natal.

Former ANC councillor's car torched

2014-03-26 22:10

A former ANC councillor's car has been set a light at his farm in Gluckstadt near Vryheid.

7 killed after truck ploughs into bakkie

2014-03-20 15:42

Seven people have died in a head-on collision between a truck and a bakkie on the N2-Nolangeni near Kokstad.

NFP supporters shot at KZN hostel

2014-02-17 11:46

Two NFP supporters were shot and wounded at a hostel in KwaMashu at the weekend, KwaZulu-Natal community safety MEC Willies Mchunu says.

Five men killed at KZN party

2014-01-19 20:13

Five men were shot dead and three people were injured at a party in Sankontshe, Mpumalanga, KwaZulu-Natal police have said.

Holiday-makers head for the coast

2013-12-19 17:24

Traffic volumes are increasing on KwaZulu-Natal roads as people make their way to the coast for their holidays, the provincial transport department says.

MEC shocked by KZN accidents

2013-11-24 21:52

KwaZulu-Natal transport MEC Willies Mchunu has expressed shock at the spate of accidents in the province and urged motorists to be vigilant on the roads.

Wedding guest gunned down at function

2013-11-11 20:41

A man has been shot dead at a pre-wedding function in KwaZulu-Natal.

Eight killed in KZN crash

2013-11-04 07:03

Eight people have been killed after two vehicles collided head-on on the R618 between Vryheid and Nongoma, the KwaZulu-Natal transport department says.

Senior KZN cop faces intimidation charges

2013-11-02 12:10

A senior Pietermaritzburg police officer is being investigated on charges of crimen injuria and intimidation, laid against her by an officer under her command.

Community police board chair faces probe

2013-10-21 22:06

There has been a call for a probe into allegations against the KwaZulu-Natal community police board chair Desmond Mntambo, the provincial department of community safety says.

Concern over fake qualifications of cop

2013-09-27 14:39

KwaZulu-Natal Community Safety MEC Willies Mchunu says the perception that the public is being served by officials with fake qualifications was a serious concern.

Owner of Pinetown killer truck appeals for calm

2013-09-16 23:34

The owner of an articulated lorry that killed 23 people in Pinetown after its brakes failed earlier this month, has appealed for calm and to allow investigations to be completed.

Pinetown crash being politicised - MEC

2013-09-09 21:45

KwaZulu-Natal Transport MEC Willies Mchunu has accused the DA of "political point-scoring" over the Field's Hill crash, which claimed 22 lives.

Solutions for road accidents wanted

2013-09-06 14:39

The IFP has called on Transport Minister Dipuo Peters to seek solutions to road accident problems in KwaZulu-Natal.

BMW driver bust doing 205km/h

2013-09-04 16:41

A woman has been caught driving at a speed of 205km/h on the N2 in KwaZulu-Natal.

Overturned KZN bus was speeding - MEC

2013-09-02 23:32

A bus was speeding when it had crashed in KwaZulu-Natal, at the weekend, killing nine people.

KZN crashes claim 7 lives

2013-08-27 23:54

Seven people have died in accidents in KwaZulu-Natal in the past two days, the provincial community safety department says.

Cop killing condemned

2013-07-15 23:04

The killing of a policeman and a woman, allegedly by another policeman and his accomplice, has been condemned by KwaZulu-Natal community safety MEC Willies Mchunu.

MEC slams burning of councillor's office

2013-06-24 19:34

KwaZulu-Natal Transport, Community Safety, and Liaison MEC Willies Mchunu has condemned the torching of a councillor's office in Umlazi, south of Durban.

KZN roads claim 53 lives

2013-06-18 18:44

At least 53 people have died on KwaZulu-Natal's roads over the long weekend, Transport MEC Willies Mchunu says.

KZN MEC hails Kloof murder sentence

2013-05-22 19:09

KwaZulu-Natal Community Safety MEC Willies Mchunu has welcomed the 25-year jail sentence the Durban High Court handed to the man who murdered Kloof resident Rodney Bradley.

ANC mourns bus crash victims

2013-04-24 13:52

The deaths of eight school pupils in a bus crash in KwaZulu-Natal are disturbing, the ANC in the province says.

Six die in KZN head-on smash

2013-04-17 15:28

Six people have died when a car collided head-on with a bakkie in Melmoth, KwaZulu-Natal.


KZN MEC condemns hostel murder

2014-04-14 13:22

KwaZulu-Natal Community Safety MEC Willies Mchunu has expressed shock at the murder of a man at a Durban hostel.

Police brutality cause for concern - Mchunu

2014-03-27 20:19

KwaZulu-Natal Community Safety MEC Willies Mchunu says allegations of police brutality at the Glebelands Hostel, near Umlazi, south of Durban, are a matter of concern.

Transport dept to probe Kokstad crash

2014-03-21 08:34

Transport Minister Dipuo Peters and the RTMC plan to investigate the cause of the collision that killed seven people on the N2-Nolangeni near Kokstad.

Mother of KZN chief shot dead

2014-03-12 12:11

The mother of a KwaZulu-Natal traditional chief has been shot dead in her home in Dlebe, near Ulundi, the provincial safety department says.

Cop killings are barbaric - MEC

2014-02-01 22:27

The killing of two KwaDukuza policemen is a callous, heartless and barbaric deed, says KwaZulu-Natal Safety MEC Willies Mchunu.

Margate crash death toll rises to 12

2014-01-02 14:43

Twelve people have been confirmed dead following an accident between a minibus taxi and a bakkie near Margate, the KwaZulu-Natal transport department says.

5 killed in KwaZulu-Natal crash

2013-11-29 14:55

Five people have been killed and another has been injured when a car collided with a bakkie in Ladysmith, KwaZulu-Natal.

Faulty trucks suspended from KZN roads

2013-11-24 21:47

A total of 17 faulty trucks have been taken off the road in Pietermaritzburg, the KwaZulu-Natal transport department has said.

Cops hunt for driver after killer crash

2013-11-04 14:22

KwaZulu-Natal police are searching for the driver of one of the vehicles involved in a head-on collision near Nongoma that killed eight people.

Mntambo feels the heat

2013-11-02 14:30

The heat is turning up on KwaZulu-Natal Community Policing Forum chairperson Desmond Mntambo, whose criminal record was exposed last week.

Farmer killed with own gun

2013-10-30 20:23

Two KwaZulu-Natal men have appeared in the Richmond Magistrate's Court in connection with the murder of a farmer.

Stick fighting closes KZN school

2013-10-16 22:08

A rural KwaZulu-Natal high school has been forced to close for a week because children from three villages decided to settle old scores at the school.

KZN crash response teams thanked

2013-09-12 16:45

The KwaZulu-Natal executive has thanked the teams that responded to two recent accidents, in which 32 people died in the province, for their services.

KZN killer truck licence had expired

2013-09-06 21:07

The licence of a truck, involved in an accident that claimed the lives of 22 people in Pinetown, had expired, an official of the KwaZulu-Natal Road Traffic Inspectorate says.

Ban heavy vehicles on Field's Hill - DA

2013-09-06 14:33

The DA has urged KwaZulu-Natal Transport MEC Willies Mchunu to ban heavy vehicles from using Field's Hill.

Zuma shocked, saddened by KZN crash

2013-09-02 14:38

President Jacob Zuma has offered his condolences after 10 people died in a bus crash, after the annual reed dance festival in Nongoma, KwaZulu-Natal, at the weekend.

MEC to visit families of slain officers

2013-07-17 14:06

KwaZulu-Natal community safety MEC Willies Mchunu will visit the families of two police officers killed in the province, his office says.

ANC holds prayer meeting in Durban

2013-06-30 14:21

Hundreds of people have held a prayer meeting for former president Nelson Mandela at the Durban City Hall.

ANC KZN leaders visit volatile areas

2013-06-22 22:57

Senior KwaZulu-Natal ANC leaders have visited areas in the Umtshezi Municipality that have been marred by political violence and the murders of councillors.

KZN reverend gunned down before sermon

2013-06-18 18:44

The shooting of a KwaZulu-Natal church leader as he was about to deliver his sermon has been condemned.

12 dead in KZN accidents

2013-05-06 18:36

Twelve people have been killed and several others injured in vehicle accidents across KwaZulu-Natal at the weekend, the provincial transport department says.

KZN man killed at taxi rank

2013-04-19 17:03

A man has been shot dead and another wounded when four men opened fire at the Ballito taxi rank, KwaZulu-Natal police say.

Arrest of IFP councillor welcomed

2013-03-27 07:30

The arrest of an IFP councillor in KwaMashu shows that nobody is above the law, says KwaZulu-Natal MEC Willies Mchunu.

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