Pirates held to draw by Maritzburg United

2017-09-15 22:56

Maritzburg United and Orlando Pirates have played to a goalless draw at the Harry Gwala Stadium in Pietermaritzburg.

City braces for shutdown

2016-10-18 11:33

The first of four planned 30-hour water shutdowns over the next few weeks in the city will start on Tuesday.

Paramedics hike 3-hours to rescue pupil

2016-09-18 22:11

Paramedics and KwaZulu-Natal Ezemvelo officials hiked three hours to treat a pupil who had fallen ill during a hike, emergency services said.

ANC branch chair, kids survive hail of bullets at home

2016-07-17 13:02

Nonhlanhla Khumalo, the ANC Machibisa branch chairperson in Ward 22, Pietermaritzburg, fears for her life and her family's safety after their home was raked with gunfire.

Woman mauled to death

2016-04-26 12:16

Neighbours on Monday described the dogs that mauled to death a 32-year-old Montrose woman as “troublesome and extremely aggressive”.

Danger at PMB pools

2015-12-17 09:45

Additional lifesavers have been temporarily employed by the municipality following reports that the crowd capacity to a life saver ratio was “catastrophic”.

Pedestrian knocked down and killed in Pietermaritzburg

2015-11-22 07:26

A pedestrian has been killed after being hit by a car on the N3 highway in Pietermaritzburg, Kwazulu-Natal paramedics say.

Murder accused ex-cop handed R72k to friend, court hears

2015-09-02 16:31

Former policeman Brian Treasurer, who is on trial for the murder of a Pietermaritzburg doctor, handed a packet containing R72 000 to his "fishing buddy", the KwaZulu-Natal High Court has heard.

CCTV footage of murder accused shown in court

2015-08-28 17:39

CCTV footage of murder-accused Brain Treasurer near the scene where Dr Bhavish Sewram was shot dead has been shown in the Pietermaritzburg High Court.

Cycle ‘nowhere’ with Choc to fight cancer

2015-07-30 08:16

TOMORROW Pietermaritzburg is going crazy for cancer with the start of Choc’s “100 miles to nowhere” cycle to raise funds for cancer research.


SPCA ‘defrauder’ appears in court

2016-12-28 10:23

The woman who allegedly swindled Howick SPCA donors out of thousands of rands will spend her Christmas and New Year in jail.

One killed, dozens injured in KZN bus crash

2016-10-08 08:26

One person has been killed and at least 40 injured when a bus overturned near Ixopo in the KwaZulu-Natal Midlands, paramedics say.

Maritzburg man wedges car in tree

2016-08-21 13:00

A man is lucky to have escaped injury after his car ended up in a tree in Pietermaritzburg, paramedics say.

DA opens assault case

2016-07-15 12:23

The DA announced that the party has opened a case of intimidation, assault and illegal use of a firearm following an incident where a supporter was allegedly attacked by a group of armed men travelling with uMzimkhulu’s ANC deputy mayor Sin

Jogger’s family appalled by sentence

2016-04-06 23:00

The family of the jogger who was killed when she and her boyfriend were hit by a drunk driver in February are outraged at the killer’s 10-year sentence.

KZN opposition walkout

2015-11-27 12:00

Opposition parties staged a walkout from the provincial legislature, protesting against the allocation of the first seat to the Speaker’s right to new ANC provincial chairman Sihle Zikalala, who was sworn in as an MPL on Thursday morning.

Suspects nabbed for selling parts, skin of protected animals

2015-10-30 12:19

Four suspects allegedly selling parts of protected animals on a Greytown street will return to court mid-November, police say.

Suspect in ‘hit’ held

2015-09-01 08:51

A MAN found in possession of a home-made firearm was arrested on Sunday in connection with the murder of Mkondeni community leader Bongani Mthalane.

‘Quick fix’ capital

2015-08-20 10:08

THE Msunduzi Municipality was diagnosed with “Comrades Syndrome” when opposition parties debated Mayor Chris Ndlela’s recent State of the City Address yesterday.

Humble College boy: I’m no hero

2015-07-27 09:18

A MARITZBURG College matric pupil was named a hero after he rushed to help a pedestrian who had been hit by a taxi.

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