Taxi driver killed in Edendale hijacking

2016-06-27 11:09

A man was killed and another injured when four men posing as passengers hijacked a minibus taxi in Edendale on Saturday.

WATCH: Hope Zinde remembered, son to be evaluated

Murdered TV personality Hope Zinde was remembered at a memorial on Friday. Her son stands accused of the murder.

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WATCH: Ban lifted on crime scene snaps of Reeva

Judge Thokozile Masipa lifted a previous order at the request of Reeva Steenkamp's parents, especially father Barry.

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Suspect in 2014 rape, murder case to undergo mental assessment

2016-06-15 11:20

The Pietermaritzburg man charged with the 2014 rape and murder of his girlfriend Letisha Naidoo (20), whose body was disposed of in a sewer, will be delayed indefinitely while he undergoes a mental assessment.

Man ‘pointed to body’

2016-06-08 13:07

Pietermaritzburg man Christopher Sabbadu (24) on Tuesday denied his involvement in the rape and murder of his girlfriend, Letisha Naidoo (20), whose body was recovered from a sewer canal in Northdale.

Arrests imminent for murder of elderly woman

2016-06-02 10:05

Police said arrests for the murder of an elderly Pietermaritzburg woman were imminent after she was found in a pool of blood at her home on Saturday.

Murder-accused Guatemalan 'isn't a violent person' - lawyer

Diego Novella Dougherty stands accused of the violent assault and murder of Gabriela Kabrins Alban.

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She wasn't into drugs, says Gabriela Kabrins Alban's father

Howdy Kabrins, father of the American marketing executive who was murdered in a Camps Bay hotel suite in 2015, says her daughter was not into drugs.

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Mchunu ‘good for bail’

2016-05-26 11:09

Former domestic worker and part-time sangoma Emily Mchunu (52), who is charged with conspiracy and the murder of her employer, well-known businessman Ashraf Mohideen, was on Wednesday granted bail of R10 000 by a Pietermaritzburg magistrate.

A lack of positive role models lead this man to commit robbery and murder

We speak to Sibusiso Banda, 33, who was sentenced to 33 years in prison for armed robbery and murder. Hear his powerful story of how he ended up committing violent crimes.

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WATCH: Praise poem, mournful hymn for Hope Zinde

A niece to the slain TV anchor shared a poem in honour of her murdered aunt.

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WATCH: Sentence for Pistorius must fit his crime

Lawyer Ulrich Roux says Gerrie Nel argued Oscar Pistorius's sentence must fit his crime, namely murder.

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ICYMI: Four key moments for Pistorius in court

Judge Thokozile Masipa will sentence Oscar Pistorius for murder on 6 July 2016.

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Back to the dark old days?

2016-06-10 12:30

Is KwaZulu-Natal heading back towards the violent, dark political past of the pre-1994 elections era?.

KZN political murders linked to protests

2016-06-03 12:30

Hours after Mpofana chief financial officer Simo Mncwabe was brutally ­murdered, an ANC member with whom he had led a branch in Edendale was also gunned down.

Father speaks of daughter's gruesome murder in Camps Bay hotel

Howdy Kabrins says his daughter Gabriela was horrifically murdered in a Camps Bay hotel suite in 2015.

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WATCH: Chilling account of killings in Hammanskraal

Sam Tshabalala's brother Elias was killed during altercations between Red Ants, demolition workers and Hammanskraal residents on Monday.

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WATCH: They were killing our brothers in Hammanskraal

Doctor Nelushi was working for the Red Ants for the day on Monday when he and his co-workers were attacked by angry Hammanskraal residents.

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Three suspects arrested for PMB resident’s murder

2016-05-26 09:47

In less than 24 hours, a team of officers tracked down and arrested three men allegedly responsible for the murder of 71-year-old Allandale resident Rita Sivsanker.

A break that will never heal, says mom of US woman slain in SA

Doris Weitz, mother to slain American tourist Gabriela Kabrins Alban, is pleased the man accused of her daughter's murder was denied bail on Tuesday.

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