ANC condemns ‘insults’ over KZN election

2015-11-17 11:36

ANC members who marched to the party’s Durban head office on Monday were scolded for insulting the new KwaZulu-Natal leadership and President Jacob Zuma.

KZN mayor distances himself from shooting incident

2015-11-12 20:33

Jozini Local Municipality mayor, Berthwell Mthethwa, has distanced himself from a shooting incident that took place during a service delivery protest in KwaZulu-Natal.

Blade's staff 'held hostage'

2015-10-22 17:02

Students preventing employees at the offices of the Department of Higher Education and Training in Pretoria from leaving, have finally dispersed just after after police arrived with a water cannon.

Zuma slams campus chaos

2015-10-07 12:34

Protesting university students received a tongue lashing from President Jacob Zuma who ­condemned the sporadic outbursts of violence across the country, especially at UKZN.

‘We’re affected most’

2015-10-05 11:36

The ongoing sporadic student violence at the University of KwaZulu-Natal (UKZN) is affecting students more than the administration, believe opposition student bodies.

Student riots end, deadlock goes on

2015-09-30 11:00

A member of the Students’ Representative Council (SRC) at the University of KwaZulu-Natal’s (UKZN) Pietermaritzburg campus has conceded that their protest action has run its course.

Court rules against violence at varsity

2015-09-23 09:40

A High Court interdict has been confirmed preventing students at all University of KwaZulu-Natal campuses from embarking on violent protests.

Residents want clinic and sport facilities, not a Sai spiritual centre

2015-09-22 12:07

PANORAMA Gardens residents have said a proposed “Hindu Church” is not welcome in their suburb.

Student protests hit Durban

2015-09-03 14:35

The situation at the University of KwaZulu-Natal's Edgewood campus is calm after a protest about management's alleged lack of concern for students.

Truck set ablaze in another Limpopo protest

2015-08-07 20:49

A truck has been set alight as an angry crowd waited for the outcome of a meeting with mining representatives in Burgersfort.


Residents block road in protest against water shortage

2015-11-17 09:54

Protests over the non-delivery of water in the drought-stricken uMkhanyakude district reached boiling point yesterday when residents from Mtubatuba blocked the N2 freeway with rocks and burning tyres.

Stun grenades vs anger

2015-11-12 12:15

Branches and tyres blazed fiercely as a crowd of waste pickers fled from stun grenades and rubber bullets at the New England Road municipal landfill site on Wednesday.

Fee protests at Cape universities, rubber bullets fired at PE students

2015-10-21 11:01

Protests by students against fee increases at Western Cape and Eastern Cape universities are under way, with police firing rubber bullets at stone-throwing PE students.

KZN demonstrators say no to abortion

2015-10-06 17:26

More than 1 000 demonstrators have taken to the streets of Umhlanga, KwaZulu-Natal, calling for abortion to be made illegal.

Protesting FET students interdicted

2015-10-03 08:45

FET College students at five campuses in Pietermaritzburg were yesterday interdicted for damaging property and disrupting classes as their final exams loom.

Two arrested for disrupting classes at UKZN

2015-09-29 12:02

Lectures at UKZN’s Pietermaritzburg campus were briefly disrupted again on Monday by a gang of vigilantes who allegedly used a fire extinguisher to chase students out of their classes.

Religious leaders urge faithful to join march against corruption

2015-09-22 19:01

Religious leaders are calling on their faithful to take part in next week’s anti-corruption march and take a stand against the scourge “challenging South Africa’s spiritual, moral, social and political development”.

SRC in dark over protests

2015-09-22 09:25

THE Students’ Representative Council (SRC) of the University of KwaZulu-Natal says it has no feedback on issues that students have been protesting over as they are still in negotiations.

Police monitor Vuwani in Limpopo after municipal border protest turns violent

2015-08-31 16:36

A violent protest by those against new municipal boundary determinations has once again swept through Vuwani in Limpopo.

Calm returns to Sobantu after fiery protest

2015-07-22 09:06

NORMALITY returned to Sobantu township yesterday following a fiery protest over expensive electricity on Monday.

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