Less than 3% of KZN adults have accredited tertiary qualifications – premier

2016-10-27 17:03

KwaZulu-Natal Premier Willies Mchunu has called for more focus on the education sector, saying that less than 3% of adults in the province have an accredited tertiary qualification.

Commission of inquiry into KZN political killings to be set up

2016-07-22 18:30

The process of establishing a commission of inquiry into politically related killings in KwaZulu-Natal has begun, the office of the premier says.

162 high risk voting stations identified in KZN - premier

2016-07-08 16:57

Law enforcement authorities are to be deployed to 162 high risk voting stations during the August 3 local government elections in KwaZulu-Natal, says Premier Willies Mchunu.

KZN cabinet reshuffle was poorly handled - SACP KZN

2016-06-08 07:17

A tug-of-war between the ANC and the South African Communist Party in KwaZulu-Natal over the SACP provincial secretary Themba Mthembu’s deployment as MEC, has lifted the lid on its deeply fractured relationship.

ANC recalls 4 MECs in KZN cabinet reshuffle

2016-06-06 11:44

The ANC in KwaZulu-Natal has recalled and replaced four of its MECs in a cabinet reshuffle.

Condolences pour in after death of KZN premier's mother

2016-05-31 20:46

Messages of condolences for the death of newly-appointed KwaZulu-Natal Premier Willies Mchunu’s mother, Ntombi Mchunu, 85, have started streaming in.

New KZN Premier Willies Mchunu vows to improve service delivery

2016-05-26 11:55

After a dramatic week of political turmoil in the province, ANC provincial deputy chairperson Willies Mchunu has been sworn in as the KwaZulu-Natal premier.

Willies Mchunu expected to be sworn in as KZN premier

2016-05-25 09:49

Willies Mchunu is expected to be sworn in as the premier of KwaZulu-Natal in the provincial legislature. This is after Senzo Mchunu resigned from the position.

MEC orders probe into KZN taxi accidents that left 14 dead

2016-04-11 15:50

KwaZulu-Natal Transport MEC Willies Mchunu has ordered a forensic investigation into two minibus taxi accidents that left 14 people dead in the space of 24 hours.

KZN taxi industry stabilising - Transport MEC

2016-02-21 14:31

Incidences of violence and deaths in the KwaZulu-Natal minibus taxi industry are on the decline, KwaZulu-Natal's transport MEC says.


KZN gambling shake-up

2016-09-25 06:03

A massive shake-up in KwaZulu-Natal’s gambling industry is looming following plans by Premier Willies Mchunu to remove control of the multibillion-rand gambling industry from finance MEC Belinda Scott.

We support the NFP going to court over election disqualification – Mchunu

2016-07-08 19:35

KwaZulu-Natal Premier Willies Mchunu says he supports the National Freedom Party turning to the judicial system to "resolve issues" around its elections disqualification.

KZN SACP's Themba Mthembu sworn in as agriculture MEC

2016-06-08 15:43

KwaZulu-Natal SACP provincial secretary, Themba Mthembu, was sworn in as agriculture and rural development MEC on Wednesday, the premier said.

KZN reshuffle to settle scores - opposition parties

2016-06-06 18:55

Changes to the KwaZulu-Natal cabinet are an attempt to settle political scores, some opposition parties say.

KZN premier to bury mother at the weekend

2016-06-03 18:36

KwaZulu-Natal Premier Willies Mchunu has expressed his appreciation for the support he received following the death of his mother, Ntombi Mchunu.

KZN premier Willies Mchunu mourns another family member

2016-05-31 14:56

Just a month after the death of his wife, newly-appointed KwaZulu-Natal Premier Willies Mchunu has lost his mother, the Office of the Premier said on Tuesday.

Senzo Mchunu axing will cause instability - NFP

2016-05-25 21:16

The ousting of KwaZulu-Natal Premier Senzo Mchunu will cause political instability in the province, the National Freedom Party says.

ANC nominates Willies Mchunu as next KZN premier

2016-05-23 19:25

The ANC in KwaZulu-Natal has accepted Premier Senzo Mchunu’s resignation and nominated deputy chairperson Willies Mchunu to succeed him, the party says.

Transporting pupils ‘just too much for dept’

2016-03-23 10:54

The issue of pupil transport “is just too much” for Transport MEC Willies Mchunu.

KZN Transport MEC considers legal action against taxi associations

2016-01-20 17:30

The KwaZulu-Natal Transport Department is considering legal action in a bid to resolve the longstanding conflict between the KwaNdengezi and Zwelibomvu taxi associations.

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