Maritzburgers shine for Miso

2017-04-27 12:39

Hundreds of people covered in tinsel and glitter gathered to raise funds on Wednesday for a young Pietermaritzburg pupil who has been fighting cancer for four years.

Chili release triggers Richmond protest

2017-04-27 12:04

There was an uproar in Richmond on Wednesday over the release of Samukelo Chili, the man initially arrested in connection with the murder of the town’s deputy mayor.

Truck driver shot in Pietermaritzburg

2017-04-27 11:40

A truck driver has been rushed to hospital after he was shot in the abdomen in Pietermaritzburg on Thursday morning, paramedics said

Woman left bruised in Bhambatha Road attack

2017-04-26 13:35

A local child carer was left with cuts and bruises after she was ambushed by two men while walking to her workplace in Orient Heights on Tuesday.

Recyclers creating jobs for the homeless

2017-04-25 14:00

Two local entrepreneurs have turned litter into job opportunities and a source of income for many youngsters living on the streets of Pieter­maritzburg.

Lofty still feeding PMB

2017-04-25 12:03

There are always opportunities for somebody wanting to open a business, and who is prepared to work hard.

WATCH: Textbook Berg rescue

2017-04-24 14:45

An injured woman was successfully rescued from a cave in the Mweni pass in the southern Drakensberg on Sunday morning, after spending a night in subzero temperatures.

Suspended KZN top cop’s son killed in car crash

2017-04-24 10:44

The son of suspended KZN police commissioner Mmamonnye Ngobeni and former Pietermaritzburg cluster commander Lucas Ngobeni was killed in a car accident on Sunday morning in Umgeni Road, Durban.

PMB soccer star’s future in the balance

2017-04-24 10:29

The future of a local soccer player who was one of the few school children across the country selected for the prestigious Safa Football School of Excellence, is now in the balance.

Boy (5) had to untie his gogo

2017-04-21 15:27

An elderly widow described on Thursday how her pensioner husband was gunned down in the bedroom of their Sweet­waters home last year by one of three masked intruders.


Telkom: no major network problems, just individual cases

2017-04-27 12:10

Despite the huge outcry from local Telkom customers about their faulty ADSL lines, Telkom on Wednesday reported there is “no major network problem” in the Pietermaritzburg area.

K9 dog shocked by wires in chase

2017-04-27 11:55

The career of a Pietermaritzburg police dog is hanging in the balance after it was trapped in live electrical wires while chasing down a robbery suspect on Wednesday.

Telkom ‘have no clue’

2017-04-26 14:00

Many residents and businesses in and around Pietermaritzburg have been battling to stay connected via their Telkom ADSL lines.

City to lease ‘last land’

2017-04-25 14:00

The old polocrosse fields, arguably the most valuable development land in Pieter­maritzburg, will not be sold, but developers can develop on the land in an equity partnership with the municipality.

Swift arrest in municipal speaker shooting

2017-04-25 14:00

A deft police intelligence operation set in motion shortly after the shooting of uMzimkhulu municipal speaker Khaya Thobela on Thursday evening, resulted in the arrest of a suspect less than 48 hours after the murder. The shooting is suspected to be

Beer hall traders take city to court

2017-04-24 14:56

A legal showdown is on the cards between former traders at the Ematsheni beer hall, which was forcibly closed down at the end of last year, and Msunduzi Municipality.

Ashburton’s zebra battle

2017-04-24 14:37

Outraged members of the Mpushini/Ashburton Conservancy confronted a game capture team sent to dart and relocate 20 zebras from the area at the weekend.

An issue a day chases KZN’s doctors away

2017-04-24 10:36

KwaZulu-Natal doctors, frustrated by broken equipment, working extra shifts and “general systemic chaos” are leaving state hospitals to move to the private sector.

R5 mln less to fight crimes

2017-04-21 15:38

Illegal firearms, unregulated shebeens and drugs are the “axis of evil” that are the key drivers of crime in Kwa­Zulu-Natal.

Health faces R10,5 bln claims

2017-04-20 14:11

With a staggering R10,5 billion in outstanding medical claims, broken oncology machines and only six state oncologists in the province, officials from the KwaZulu-Natal Health Department say they are trying their best with the little money they have.

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