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Assorted traditional outfits and hats at legislature opening

2016-02-25 06:00

MOST of KwaZulu-Natal members of provincial legislature wore traditional outfits to the official opening of the legislature by Zulu King Goodwill Zwelithini at the Royal Showgrounds on Tuesday.

Helping to clear illegal dumping zones

2016-02-25 06:00

GREEN Network is planning to transform illegal dumping areas in Caluza, Thembalihle, Ashdown, France and the Hanley Dam area into public parks suitable for the family.

Msunduzi to cut water demand by 15%

2016-02-25 06:00

WATER shortages have forced the Msunduzi Municipality to cut its water demand by 15%.

Potholes - a never-ending story

2016-02-25 06:00

THERE seems to be a never-ending story to potholes on the roads of Pietermaritzburg.

Ridge Primary donates to Hlelingomuso Primary

2016-02-18 06:00

RIDGE Junior Primary School recently donated 11 computers and two printers to Hlelingomuso Public Primary in Imbali.

Lack of CBD toilets a concern

2016-02-18 06:00

SERVICING a population of more than 600 000, there is a shortage of municipal public toilets in the city and outskirts.

Zibukezulu High gets digital library

2016-02-18 06:00

LIBERTY Life handed over a digital library­ to Zibukezulu High School in Imbali.

Schools sports tournament in Imbali

2016-02-11 06:00

PRIMARY and high-school pupils­ converged at the Imbali Unit 1 sports field to participate in the Imbali Ward Primary and Secondary Athletics Championships.

Ridge Primary donates to Hlelingomuso Primary

2016-02-11 06:00

RIDGE Junior Primary School recently donated 11 computers and two printers to Hlelingomuso Public Primary in Imbali.

Paintsil and Hartog leave Maritzburg United

2016-02-04 06:00

MARITZBURG United pair John Paintsil and Ashley Hartog have been deemed surplus to requirements at the struggling club.

UMgungundlovu Exco discuss challenges

2016-02-04 06:00

AT the recent Executive Committee (Exco) uMgungundlovu District Municipality (uMDM) discussed some of the most pressing challenges that the district and South Africa is facing....

Interest rate hike another blow for SA

2016-02-04 06:00

THE Reserve Bank’s announcement of a 50 basis point increase in the ­repo interest rate is another blow to the economy and consumers.

Local area plan for Vulindlela

2016-02-04 06:00

THE Msunduzi Municipality is working on the Vulindlela Local Area Plan (Lap) – a document which will help identify physical developments and land use management, transport, environmental and...


Voter registration weekendnext month

2016-02-25 06:00

VOTER registration weekend is on 5 and 6 March for the local government elections. The KZN Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) outreach and communication practitioner Thabani Ngwira said...

Classes suspended temporarily due to no water

2016-02-25 06:00

ESIGODINI Full Service School classes were suspended recently as the school has no water.

Illegal water connections in Vulindlela

2016-02-25 06:00

THE Vulindlela area is not only marred by the scramble of land but is inflicted with illegal water connections.

Hip-hop ‘biggies’ to hit city

2016-02-18 06:00

EMTEE, the hottest hip-hop artist of the moment, who have hits like Roll Up, and Pearl Thusi, Fifi Cooper the hottest hip-hop lady who gave us hits like Kisses, are coming to the City of Choice...

Kuncintisana abashayeli bamatekisi

2016-02-18 06:00

KUKHETHWE umshayeli wetekisi ovelele esifundazweni sakwaZulu-Natal ngempelasonto.

‘Modern day slavery’ in municipalities - union

2016-02-18 06:00

SOUTH African Municipal Workers Union (Samwu) members marched to the Legislature along Langalibalele Street and submitted a list of grievances to the Department of Co-operative Governance and...

Water shortages in KwaPata addressed

2016-02-11 06:00

DISASTER relief organisation, Gift of the Givers Foundation has distributed 20 000 litres of water to parts of KwaPata which have been without water since last week.

Alex Park gets a makeover

2016-02-11 06:00

A NEW walkway, aloe garden,­­ amphi­theatre and braai area are on the cards for a revitalised Alexandra Park, with work to upgrade the grounds and restore it to its former glory well under way.

Ruling party infighting in Ashdown

2016-02-04 06:00

AT LEAST one person is confirmed to have been injured in a war between two ANC factions in Ashdown after she was stabbed at the party’s conference to elect a candidate for the upcoming...

Universities pay heavy price for protests

2016-02-04 06:00

LAST year’s #FeesMustFall student protests cost universities R150 million in damages, Higher Education Minister Blade Nzimande said last week.


2016-02-04 06:00

THE technical and/or tactical part of football is not growing at the same rate as the business side of things in our country. The R40 entrance fee to our professional matches explains this.

New way to pay municipal accounts

2016-02-04 06:00

VULINDLELA residents, who had to travel to the Pietermaritzburg CBD to pay municipal accounts will soon save on transport costs as the Msunduz i Municipality is to install vending...

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