Wife killer can't face jail, commits suicide

2017-07-26 17:41

Rather than go to prison, a KwaZulu-Natal man convicted of killing his wife in their Howick West home 11 years ago, has committed suicide.

Heather pupils will miss ‘mom’

2017-07-26 13:50

Colleagues, family, friends and both former and current pupils are struggling to come to terms with the sudden death of a beloved local teacher Mala Nundkoomar.

‘No tears’ for wife killer Manilal

2017-07-26 13:48

Eleven years after his wife Monika Manilall was brutally shot dead in her Howick West home, her killer husband, Sunesh, met a similar fate but at his own hand on Monday night.

11 years on: ANOTHER DEATH

2017-07-26 13:33

Eleven years after becoming enmeshed in a love triangle, Howick businessperson Sunesh Manilall has ended his life rather than face the music for orchestrating his first wife’s murder and spend the rest of his life in jail.

Boy, 10, shot dead after Sunday school

2017-07-25 22:30

An Imbali family is devastated after their 10-year-old child was shot dead after returning home from Sunday school. They'd been in church at the time.

Master of the airwaves

2017-07-25 14:02

Jerry “The Captain” Jones continues to cement his name in the community radio industry.

10-year-old shot dead in robbery

2017-07-25 14:02

An Imbali family have been left devastated after returning from church on Sunday to find their 10-year-old child lying dead with a gunshot wound to his chest. It appears he was the victim of a brutal home invasion robbery.

WATCH: Zuma hails Magubane

2017-07-24 13:45

President Jacob Zuma launched the Truman Magubane Family Foundation at the Pietermaritzburg City Hall on Saturday evening.

Eye damage from staring at screens

2017-07-24 13:45

Irritable children who have trouble performing at school may be suffering the effects of too much exposure to blue light radiating from technological devices.

Service delivery protest shuts down KZN road

2017-07-24 12:52

Protesters have shut down the R74 in Muden, Mooi River, KwaZulu-Natal police say.


Three badly beaten in attack with pick handles and paintball guns

2017-07-26 13:52

Attackers allegedly armed with paintball guns and pick handles left three young men with serious injuries after shooting and beating them in Northdale on Saturday morning.

Dr Essop returns to SA to serve the city

2017-07-26 13:48

Pietermaritzburg born-and-bred doctor Essop Solomon has returned to his beloved hometown from Saudi Arabia to once again serve the community.

Hospitals beg for more doctors

2017-07-26 13:48

The surgical department at Grey’s Hospital is having to divert all emergency surgeries and referrals from other hospitals to Edendale Hospital due to the critical shortage of doctors in the province.

Onyango still with United, delayed due to visa issues

2017-07-26 12:57

Maritzburg United have distanced themselves from reports indicating that defender Brian Onyango has failed to report for pre-season training, amid speculation linking the Kenyan international with a move to Mamelodi Sundowns.

Teens robbed at gunpoint

2017-07-25 14:02

A group of youth attending a Friday night service at One Life Church in Alexandra, were left “shaken” after a robber demanded cellphones from them at gunpoint.

‘Scores settled’ as another senior Msunduzi staffer is suspended

2017-07-25 14:02

Another senior Msunduzi staffer has been suspended.

Poison sickens two Prestbury dogs

2017-07-24 16:48

A Prestbury dog owner said she is devastated after two of her seven dogs were found poisoned yesterday morning.

Mothers on patrol

2017-07-24 13:45

From chasing criminals in high heels, to night patrols on foot, a local Pietermaritzburg woman is breaking the mould and taking woman power to a new level.

City substations in a mess

2017-07-24 13:45

The destruction of municipal property has become a serious issue for communities who are left to suffer the consequences.

Please don't do politics, Zuma tells Foundations

2017-07-23 13:36

ANC President Jacob Zuma has expressed worry over foundations named after leading prominent figures being used to wage political battles against some individuals within the ANC.

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