Preschoolers killed after falling into pit

2014-05-14 14:32

Two children died when they fell into a pit at an early childhood development centre in Nqutu, KwaZulu-Natal Social Development MEC Weziwe Thusi says.

Toddler given drug-laced alcohol, dies

2013-07-01 16:50

A 2-year-old from Umlazi, Durban, has died after he was fed a drug-laced alcoholic drink, the KwaZulu-Natal social development department says.

KZN development budget tops R2bn

2012-06-06 20:34

KwaZulu-Natal will spend more than R2bn on social development, with non-profit organisations receiving on average 6% more in government funding, Social Development MEC Weziwe Thusi says.

Mkhize reshuffles KZN Cabinet

2011-11-15 18:40

KwaZulu-Natal Premier Zweli Mkhize has fired Agriculture and Environmental Affairs MEC Lydia Johnson and Human Settlements MEC Maggie Govender.


KZN social worker held for rape

2013-11-22 14:26

A 53-year-old social worker has been arrested and suspended after a 15-year-old girl says she was raped at a KwaZulu-Natal children's home.

Fight drugs like apartheid - MEC

2013-02-09 17:37

South Africans must fight drug abuse in the same manner it fought apartheid, the MEC for Social Development in KwaZulu-Natal has said.

Child sex-workers: Efforts to trace parents

2012-02-19 20:14

The KwaZulu-Natal police are trying to trace the families of some of the 16 child sex-workers rescued in Durban, from where they were to have been shipped out of the country.

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