Did pupil bring drugged sweets to school?

2017-09-23 14:23

A Chase Valley school suspects a pupil brought drug-laced sweets to school, which apparently led to another pupil falling sick.

Boy (6) drowns in dip tank

2017-09-23 14:23

A day out playing together took a tragic turn for two cousins when one of them drowned in an animal dip tank.

KZN grows Bokke

2017-09-22 14:00

Sharks coach Robert du Preez is convinced that the selection of S’busiso Nkosi and Louis Schreuder by the Springboks’ coaching staff is proof that the Durbanites are on course to make the province a top producer of talent for the national team.

Briefing on dagga

2017-09-22 13:33

A “fledgling association” for South Africa’s many cannabis growers had its first meeting at Cato Ridge last night to advise emerging farmers from six rural areas on how to grow cannabis for hospitals and other uses.

Staff rush 20 toddlers to safety as fire spreads at playschool

2017-09-22 13:33

Panicked parents rushed to fetch their toddlers from the Rascals on Ridge playschool after the house it operated from caught alight.

Full council seconds Hadebe

2017-09-21 13:45

Six hours and two ANC caucus meetings later, Msunduzi’s full council on Wednesday accepted that acting City manager Sizwe Hadebe’s secondment to the post be extended until November.

Residents left in the dark

2017-09-21 13:45

Residents living in the northern areas have lashed out at the municipality for their lack of communication during several power outages since Saturday.

ANC ‘task team’ for KZN

2017-09-21 13:45

A pro-Jacob Zuma task team could be deployed to KwaZulu-Natal to replace the current ANC provincial executive committee (PEC), according to party sources.

Hadebe — will ANC go ahead?

2017-09-20 14:50

An anti-Sizwe Hadebe faction has emerged from within the ANC’s Msunduzi caucus.

Crimes around city’s parks and forests on the rise

2017-09-20 14:50

Parks and forests in the city are becoming a haven for criminals, who are increasingly targeting homes that are adjacent to these leafy areas.


Four local pupils jabbed with syringe

2017-09-23 14:23

Four children at a local school were allegedly jabbed with a syringe by a classmate this week.

PMB's biggest drug Bust - All it took was a flat tyre

2017-09-23 14:23

After four years of police investigations, a flat tyre was all it took to nab one of KwaZulu-Natal’s most wanted alleged drug kingpins on Friday.

Shop managers assaulted with guns and hammer during morning robbery

2017-09-22 13:33

A man is in a critical condition in hospital after he was assaulted with a gun and a hammer during an armed robbery at a Pietermaritzburg supermarket.

Khoza: I won't join the DA

2017-09-22 13:33

Outspoken MP Makhosi Khoza is keeping mum about her plans after dramatically quitting the ANC on Thursday, but has rejected suggestions she may be joining the Democratic Alliance.

Hadebe's contract as acting Pietermaritzburg city boss extended

2017-09-21 15:10

Msunduzi Municipality acting city manager Sizwe Hadebe’s term has been extended until the end of November, following an approval by the ANC dominated council.

Is Peter Brown bridge as unsafe as it looks?

2017-09-21 13:45

Is the Peter Browne bridge over the N3 really safe? A collision between two vehicles on the bridge on Wednesday afternoon has left some wondering about the bridge’s structural safety and whether it might soon collapse.

‘Council posts scramble fuels violence’

2017-09-21 13:45

The ANC’s councillor selection process fuelled political violence in KwaZulu-Natal, says former provincial premier Senzo Mchunu.

'Our grass is only cut when they host ANC rallies' - PMB township resident

2017-09-21 12:20

Pietermaritzburg township residents call for street lights, better roads, housing and clean toilets

Dismay over City’s empty promises

2017-09-20 14:50

A litany of broken promises by the City has left many business owners in the central business district disillusioned.

Local baker to showcase mouth-watering creations in SA’s ‘Bake Off’

2017-09-20 14:50

A Pietermaritzburg mother of three is among 12 of the country’s best amateur bakers set to showcase their baking skills in The Great South African Bake Off.

59 jobs in Pietermaritzburg

Latest Pietermaritzburg jobs

Position in Pietermaritzburg for a Senior Pharmacist.

R45 000 Per Month - Pietermaritzburg

Financial Adviser

- Pietermaritzburg

Assistant Supermarket Manager

- Pietermaritzburg

Fresh Foods Manager

- Pietermaritzburg

Quantity Surveyor - PMB

R25 000 - R35 000 Per Month - Pietermaritzburg

Categories of Top Jobs in Pietermaritzburg

More Jobs in Pietermaritzburg
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.


Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.

Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire network.


Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.

Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.