SANDF to be deployed in all volatile areas - minister

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The SA National Defence Force will be deployed to any region the police believe to be volatile, Defence Minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula says.

Woman stabbed in her KZN home

2015-04-21 15:35

A KwaZulu-Natal woman has been found stabbed in her house, in Manaba Beach, south of Durban, Netcare 911 says.

First batch of Zimbabweans fleeing xenophobia arrive back home

2015-04-21 11:00

Six buses full of Zimbabweans fleeing xenophobic violence in Durban have crossed the border back home - and some on board have harrowing tales to tell of the attacks they witnessed, a report says.


Residents are protesting against poor service delivery in Marianhill, KwaZulu Natal.

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SA suffering from four crises - Vavi

2015-04-20 17:38

South Africa was suffering from four crises, with xenophobia taking place within the context of those crises, expelled Cosatu general secretary Zwelinzima Vavi has said.

Imbizo crowd boos non-Zulu speakers

2015-04-20 13:09

The crowd at the anti-xenophobia imbizo in Durban spearheaded by King Goodwill Zwelithini booed anyone who tried to address the crowd who was not Zulu, a News24 reporter there says.

Amabutho arrive for Zulu king's imbizo

2015-04-20 12:11

Hundreds of Amabutho (regiments) clad in full traditional Zulu regalia have entered Moses Mabhida Stadium in Durban, where King Goodwill Zwelithini has called an imbizo.


King Goodwill Zwelithini hosts an imbizo against xenophobia at Moses Mabhida stadium. View all the pictures here.

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King Zwelithini to host imbizo at Moses Mabhida

2015-04-20 05:33

Initiatives to snuff out the simmering xenophobic violence will be spearheaded by Zulu King Goodwill Zwelithini’s imbizo with traditional leaders in Durban.

Nhleko: King was urging govt to deport illegal immigrants

2015-04-19 19:30

Police minister Nathi Nhleko has defended King Goodwill Zwelithini, saying that difficulties had arisen over the fact that there is no proper Zulu equivalent for the word “deportation”.


Protests will cripple SA, experts warn

2015-04-21 15:35

Xenophobic violence and a host of service delivery protests threaten to bring the South Africa to its knees, say experts.

Cops hunt for killers of 86-year-old Austrian nun

2015-04-21 13:06

A hunt is under way for the attackers who robbed, strangled and possibly raped an 86-year-old nun in Ixopo, KwaZulu-Natal police say.

Mariannhill erupts over poor service delivery

2015-04-21 10:39

"We have no water but they have water to spray us," a protester has said after police used teargas and water cannon to calm down unrest in Mariannhill, Durban.

Sharks bad boys 'owe' the team

2015-04-21 07:26

Sharks trio Bismarck du Plessis, Frans Steyn and Jean Deysel will have to work hard to make up for their indiscretions.

Buthelezi cheered at anti-xenophobia imbizo

2015-04-20 15:47

IFP leader Prince Mangosuthu Buthelezi has received loud cheers from the crowd as he took to the podium to welcome Zulu King Goodwill Zwelithini at an anti-xenophobia imbizo in Durban.

Zuma establishes xenophobia task team

2015-04-20 12:30

President Jacob Zuma has established an inter-ministerial task team to help quell the attack on foreign nationals, the presidency says, confirming the death toll is now standing at seven.

No reports of xenophobic violence in KZN - police

2015-04-20 11:20

KwaZulu-Natal police say there were no reports of xenophobic violence in the province overnight, ahead of Zulu King Goodwill Zwelithini's imbizo with traditional leaders over xenophobia.

407 Zim repatriates on way to Beitbridge

2015-04-20 10:13

The first contingent of more than 400 Zimbabweans fleeing xenophobic violence in Durban is reportedly set to reach the Beitbridge border post.

Government moves to quell xenophobic tensions

2015-04-19 21:04

Fears that xenophobic attacks in KwaZulu-Natal and Gauteng could spiral out of control and have an adverse impact on the country saw the government pull out the stops in a bid to quell tensions.

Nhleko launches anti-xenophobic campaign

2015-04-19 16:37

Police Minister Nathi Nhleko has launched the "We Are One Humanity" campaign in a bid to stop the recent wave of violent xenophobic attacks in the country.

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