Delegates told to stop singing divisive songs at ANC conference

2015-11-06 17:48

Deputy chairperson of the ANC in KwaZulu-Natal, Willies Mchunu, has issued a stern warning to delegates to stop singing divisive songs because it could cause irreparable harm to party unity.

Mchunu fires off warning to KZN taxi industry

2015-09-22 17:43

KwaZulu-Natal Transport MEC Willies Mchunu has put his foot down, saying any attempts by the taxi industry to destabilise the province will not be tolerated.

MEC praises teamwork after arrest of suspected KZN serial rapist

2015-09-08 17:29

KwaZulu-Natal Transport MEC Willies Mchunu has lauded positive teamwork by police and the community of Ulundi which led to the arrest of a suspected serial rapist.

'I found people lying in pieces. I will never forget what I saw'

2015-08-20 17:28

Families found it hard to control their emotions at a mass memorial service in Groutville, KwaZulu-Natal, to remember their loved ones who died in a horrific crash between a taxi and a train.

KZN taxi accident devastating - MEC

2015-08-17 22:46

The accident involving a taxi and a train in Shaka's Head, which claimed the lives of 15 people, is devastating, KwaZulu-Natal Transport MEC Willies Mchunu says.

KZN taxis: Court interdict to avert 'outbreak of bloody violence'

2015-07-31 12:21

With taxi violence in KwaZulu-Natal nearing boiling point, provincial government has turned to the courts to prevent a complete "outbreak of bloody violence".

KZN cops arrest 349 for sex crimes in just one month

2015-06-03 14:01

Police in KwaZulu-Natal have arrested 349 people for sex-related crimes in April, Community Safety MEC Willies Mchunu says.

eThekwini approves R10m aid for victims of xenophobic attacks

2015-04-29 18:31

The eThekwini Municipality has announced that a budget of R10m has been approved to assist with relief projects for foreign nationals who have been displaced during the recent xenophobic attacks.

Cops, patrol dog injured during shoot-out

2015-02-23 21:31

Two police officers and a patrol dog have been shot and injured in Ntuzuma during a shoot-out with hijackers, KwaZulu-Natal police say.

Cops arrested for robbery, kidnapping

2015-02-03 17:24

Two police officers have been arrested in Pongola, northern KwaZulu-Natal, for alleged business robbery and kidnapping, the MEC for transport, community safety and liaison says.


We won't bow to taxi industry's demands - KZN govt

2015-09-24 17:45

The KwaZulu-Natal government and the eThekwini Municipality say they will not heed the taxi industry’s demands for their impounded taxis to be released for free.

KZN MEC condemns taxi violence

2015-09-21 14:41

KwaZulu-Natal Transport MEC Willies Mchunu has strongly condemned another multiple shooting, as the body count in an ongoing provincial minibus taxi war continues to mount.

Calls for action to curb PMB's 'epidemic of violence'

2015-09-02 12:36

The Democratic Alliance in KwaZulu-Natal has called for the root cause of the “epidemic of violence” besetting Pietermaritzburg to be addressed.

KZN Transport MEC talks at memorial service for 16 killed in taxi and train collision

KwaZulu-Natal MEC for Transport Willies Mchunu confirmed the taxi involved in the accident that claimed 16 lives did not stop at a stop street. Watch.

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Ladysmith taxi fare hike suspended - MEC

2015-08-04 21:06

A taxi fare increase in Ladysmith that has led to civil unrest will not be implemented until commuters have been consulted, KwaZulu-Natal Transport MEC Willies Mchunu says.

Emotional day for KZN RTI graduates

2015-06-05 17:49

Some of the new Road Traffic Inspectorate graduates have remembered the eight people who died following a RTI fitness test in Pietermaritzburg three years ago.

ANC KZN conference disrupted

2015-05-02 14:03

ANC councillor Zandile Gumede's supporters have disrupted a re-run of the party’s eThekwini regional conference in Durban.

Cops allegedly kill mentally ill man in 'self defence'

2015-03-10 15:28

A 49-year-old mentally ill man has been killed, allegedly by a police officer, in KwaDabeka, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal Community Safety MEC Willies Mchunu says.

Two try to commit suicide after boy's body found

2015-02-09 19:43

Two relatives of a missing school boy have attempted suicide after residents found his body dumped in a manhole, according to reports.

Anger over attack on Ethiopians in KZN

2015-01-30 19:02

The attack on four foreigners in their shop in Nsuze, near Dundee, is unfortunate, KwaZulu-Natal's Transport, Community Safety and Liaison MEC Willies Mchunu says.

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