Man cycling to raise funds for orphanages makes stop in the city

2018-11-23 15:00

A Western Cape man, cycling across the country to raise funds for children’s homes, made a stop at the Pietermaritzburg Royal Showgrounds on Thursday.

Magashule on dairy farm case: 'They mustn't scare us because they want us to leave this position'

2018-01-28 17:50

While ANC secretary general Ace Magashule has accepted that "the law must take its course" in relation to the controversial dairy farm project in the Free State, he believes that people must not use it to scare him out of his new position in the party.

Premier Mchunu set to be axed

2016-05-23 11:46

Premier Senzo Mchunu has apparently gone to ground since news broke out on Friday that he is set to be axed by the ANC.

Shorter training for cops

2016-04-20 09:50

The police have announced a new approach to training, which will cut the current two-year police course to eight months.

City on a mission to recycle

2016-04-08 09:44

Msunduzi Municipality is going all out to encourage its residents to recycle household waste.

Why we may be facing the hottest year ever

2015-10-09 09:44

With temperatures in the North East already reaching a scorching 40°C, South Africans are making the best out of a sweaty situation.

The Patio 93

2013-07-12 09:17

Enjoy good, honest food at The Patio 93, a new spot in Pietermaritzburg that has everyone buzzing.


KZN woman who received life-saving kidney wants to encourage people to become donors

2018-10-24 14:23

A 45-year-old woman from Pietermaritzburg got a kidney transplant in June 2018 after nearly six years of suffering with renal problems.

Permit needed for moms and tots spot

2017-07-03 13:52

With inconsiderate drivers “stealing” family-zoned parking bays from parents and their tots, a local shopping centre has reacted with strict rules.

Mchunu ‘good for bail’

2016-05-26 11:09

Former domestic worker and part-time sangoma Emily Mchunu (52), who is charged with conspiracy and the murder of her employer, well-known businessman Ashraf Mohideen, was on Wednesday granted bail of R10 000 by a Pietermaritzburg magistrate.

Copesville protests on hold

2016-04-20 09:50

Copesville protesters have agreed to put their protests on hold until they get feedback from the city leadership.

A dry Midmar in November?

2016-04-08 09:44

With the alarming possibility of ­Midmar dam running dry by November this year, consumers could also be faced with a whopping 44% water tariff ­increase in coming months.

Coffeeberry Café in Pietermaritzburg

2015-10-12 11:17

A café dedicated to coffee and its accompaniments.

Redlands Lodge Restaurant

2013-08-05 15:00

Elegance in the leafy estate of Redlands in Pietermaritzburg

Flavour Cafe

2013-06-25 09:57

A beautiful new cafe in Pietermaritzburg with lots of "flavour"

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