Political killings could plunge KZN municipalities into state of ungovernability – Cogta MEC

2017-09-05 13:37

The continuous political killings in KwaZulu-Natal could plunge municipalities into a state of ungovernability, the provincial Department of Co-operative Governance and Traditional Affairs says.

Dept will provide post-election municipal support – KZN MEC

2016-06-30 14:36

Post-election support will be given to municipalities throughout KwaZulu-Natal, Co-operative Governance and Traditional Affairs MEC Nomusa Dube-Ncube says.

Stop infighting, Mtubatuba councillors told

2015-05-21 17:37

KwaZulu-Natal’s Co-operative Governance and Traditional Affairs MEC Nomusa Dube has urged Mtubatuba councillors not to disappoint those who voted them in.

EFF holds municipal manager hostage

2014-08-26 08:16

EFF members have been criticised after storming the office of the Greater Kokstad municipal manager and saying they're “sick and tired of corrupt councillors and managers”.

KZN boy killed by lightning

2014-01-15 20:17

A boy has been killed and his sister injured when they were struck by lightning in Richmond.

MEC in blue-light trauma

2014-01-10 09:14

A KwaZulu-Natal MEC is reportedly traumatised after she and her guards were surrounded by 15 armed police officers when her allegedly speeding vehicle was stopped in a “military style” operation on the N3.

Slain councillor was a visionary - ANC

2013-08-12 22:27

Slain KwaZulu-Natal councillor was a "visionary and hard-working" leader, the ANC says.

ANC councillor shot dead in KZN

2013-08-12 10:13

An ANC councillor has been gunned down at his home in front of his family in Ulundi, KwaZulu-Natal.

DA fails to get forensic report

2013-07-22 18:57

The DA's bid to obtain a forensic audit into corruption in Durban has been foiled by Co-operative Governance MEC Nomusa Dube, the party's eThekwini leader says.

MEC: Media distorted information

2013-06-04 17:19

KwaZulu-Natal Co-operative Governance MEC Nomusa Dube has accused the media of siding with opposition parties in reporting on a controversial 700-page forensic audit report.


Hung KZN municipality put under administration

2017-09-04 21:31

A hung KwaZulu-Natal municipality has been put under financial administration after councillors failed to adequately work together to deliver services to their community.

Child killed, houses destroyed in KZN storm - MEC

2016-04-07 18:05

A child has been killed and houses destroyed during heavy storms in KwaZulu-Natal, Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs MEC Nomusa Dube-Ncube says.

Former chair of traditional leaders dies

2014-12-26 10:57

A former chairperson of the National House of Traditional Leaders Inkosi Impiyezintombi Mzimela has died, the KwaZulu-Natal MEC for traditional affairs says.

MEC's husband linked to R33m deal - report

2014-08-24 17:33

A company linked to KwaZulu-Natal local government MEC Nomusa Dube-Ncube's husband has been awarded a R33m tender to install water pipes for a municipality, the Sunday Times reports.

Long voting queues a threat to ANC

2014-01-15 18:20

The ANC says queues at voting stations pose the greatest threat to the party in KwaZulu-Natal in the 2014 general elections, and not opposition parties.

7 KZN municipalities receive clean audits

2013-12-04 14:31

Seven of KwaZulu-Natal's 61 municipalities have received clean audits for 2012/13, the provincial co-operative governance and traditional affairs department says.

ANC: Killings show political bankruptcy

2013-08-12 16:22

Political killings such as the murder of an ANC councillor in Ulundi are an indication of political bankruptcy and immaturity of people who had been rejected by the people, the party says.

KZN corruption report released

2013-07-23 19:12

A forensic report on corruption in the eThekwini municipality has been released to 11 media and civil society institutions, a KwaZulu-Natal government official says.

Council meeting closed after walkout

2013-06-04 21:29

Claims by the KwaZulu-Natal government that a controversial forensic audit was not being kept secret, have failed to stop a walkout from an eThekwini municipal council meeting.

KZN officials to go back to school

2013-05-30 17:24

KwaZulu-Natal municipal officials will be compelled to undergo training in the event of poor audits, the province says.

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