Pietermaritzburg


Screen time vs real time

7 minutes ago

Put away that screen and let your children reconnect with the world.

Shocking cultural practices

22 minutes ago

Researchers have uncovered cultural practices such as ukuthwala, forced and early marriages still happening in the secluded rural and poverty-stricken community of Loskop, near Estcourt.

Report: City staff clueless

2019-01-18 14:54

As residents bemoan the state of Pietermaritzburg and the poor service they get from the municipality, a scathing report has revealed that almost half of Msunduzi’s operational staff don’t know what’s expected of them at work.

Vegetable patch flourishing between the graves in Howick

2019-01-17 16:04

Family members who visit the Miller Street Cemetery in Howick have mixed feelings over a small well-kept vegetable patch flourishing between the graves.

Locals demand action

2019-01-16 16:38

The community of Mbutshana in Hilton is demanding answers from Msunduzi and its ward councillor regarding “empty promises” to tar a dirt road.

Revisiting the horn ban

2019-01-15 16:19

I don't know who came up with the idea that as human beings we need rules and laws to regulate almost every part of our existence. From the moment you are born you are registered and the regulations come into effect. Even the parents who brought you into this world act as enforcers of the laws, some of which they themselves don’t even agree with.

‘No muggings at Dusi’

2019-01-15 15:11

Dusi Canoe Marathon organisers say there won’t be a repeat of an incident over the weekend where several participants in an event were robbed at knife and gunpoint by a trio of criminals.

‘I’m lucky to be alive’

2019-01-15 15:06

“It was the scariest experience of my life. I am lucky to be alive.”.

Rioters wreak havoc

2019-01-14 17:25

Rioters at Howick spent Thursday night blockading main roads, setting debris on fire, shooting at police, stoning passing vehicles and torching two trucks.

Man miraculously survives being stabbed in the neck

2019-01-14 16:54

With eight centimetres of a serrated blade stuck in his neck, Mxolisi Madlala (31), sat dazed and confused for almost two hours at the New England Road dump site, sure he was going to die any minute.

 

Think before posting your children’s pics

18 minutes ago

Splashing images of one’s child on social media platforms for the whole world to ogle at has become more prevalent.

Gogo dies waiting for home ANC promised 7 years ago

2019-01-18 14:55

An 89-year-old KwaSwayimane granny who was promised a house by the ANC following her rape ordeal seven years ago, died on Tuesday while still waiting for the house.

Zulu nation’s portrait of king disappears

2019-01-18 10:11

Where is the king’s painting?

Boy fights off kidnappers

2019-01-17 12:42

“I thought I would never see my family again. They opened the door, grabbed me, put a blanket over my head and then one of the men sat on top of me so I could not move.”.

Green drought grips KZN

2019-01-16 16:29

KwaZulu-Natal remains in the grip of a green drought.

City gags on dump smoke

2019-01-15 15:20

Pietermaritzburg choked on smoke from the burning city landfill site on Monday and residents fumed about the health risks and being unable to breathe.

Locals say ‘frack off’

2019-01-15 15:08

The application by Rhino Oil and Gas Exploration South Africa received a “resounding no” from residents, farmers and business owners for its application to deploy an...

Out with the old...

2019-01-14 17:35

I’m rather excited for our wonderful domestic worker to return from her annual leave. She’s been off for three weeks and I have missed her so much. She’s appreciated so enormously because my house was so clean when she left, I hardly had to do anything to maintain it while she was away.

Were more girls snatched?

2019-01-14 17:12

It is a case that has haunted Don Chandler for 31 years.

Another crazy adventure

2019-01-14 16:45

A Pietermaritzburg Girls’ High School Grade 12 pupil raised R55?000 for the children of LIV Village when she summited Mount Kilimanjaro with her father and a friend last week.

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