Groups clash as suspects face court

2018-09-21 15:45

Matters threatened to get ugly outside the Pietermaritzburg Magistrate’s Court on Thursday as two ANC groups pelted each other with stones, eggs and corn cobs.

ANC activists to ‘shut down CBD’ at murder trial

2018-09-20 09:41

Hundreds of ANC activists are expected to descend on the Pietermaritzburg Magistrate’s Court as six people held in connection with the murder of former ANC activist Musawenkosi “Maqatha” Mchunu appear for a bail application on Thursday.

‘My hands are clean’

2018-09-13 15:45

Umgungundlovu deputy mayor Fucwana Zungu, whose son and nephew are amongst the six people accused of the murder of PMB ANC activist, Musawenkosi “Maqatha” Mchunu, on Wednesday hit out at party members implicating her in the killing.

Councillor in the dock

2018-09-11 15:45

ANC activists painted the streets black, green and yellow when they swamped the Pietermaritzburg Magistrate’s Court on Monday to see the alleged killers of former ANC councillor Musawenkosi “Maqatha” Mchunu.

R2K files PAIA request to have Moerane Commission transcripts, report made public

2018-08-20 17:12

Advocacy group The Right to Know Campaign has officially requested to have Moerane Commission transcripts and the commission's subsequent report made public.

Zikalala death threat probe

2018-05-29 17:17

As political killings threaten to plunge the province into turmoil, police have confirmed they are investigating claims that ANC KwaZulu-Natal co-ordinator Sihle Zikalala’s life is under threat.

Task team foils killing

2018-05-25 16:00

The inter-ministerial task team set up to deal with political killings in KZN on Thursday scored its first major victory after investigators thwarted an assassination plot on Endumeni Municipality Speaker Bongiwe Mbatha-Makhathini.

We're bound together by spilt blood

2018-05-20 06:06

Politically motivated killings are nothing new in SA, but we must not forget the children left behind, writes Nomboniso Gasa.

New probe into KZN killings

2018-05-15 16:36

President Cyril Ramaphosa has formed a ministerial task team to probe political killings in the province as the SAPS political task team has failed to get to the bottom of the killings.

ANC KZN hitlist: calls for more policing, emergency

2018-05-14 16:00

The ANC struggled to contain tensions in the party at the weekend amid claims of a political hitlist following multiple hits last week.


Government failures and greed - Moerane Commission report's damning findings

2018-09-21 09:21

Nearly two years after KwaZulu-Natal Premier Willies Mchunu established the Moerane Commission to investigate political killings, the finalised report pointed to several government failures, provincial politics and ultimately, material greed.

Slain ANC activist’s family hire team of lawyers

2018-09-18 15:45

The family of slain ANC Midlands activist Musawenkosi “Maqatha” Mchunu have hired a team of lawyers to represent them as an affected party in the murder case.

Cele, Sitole to give update on KZN political killings intervention

2018-09-13 05:07

Police Minister Bheki Cele and National Commissioner General Khehla Sitole are expected to present an update on inter-ministerial committee intervention into political killings in KwaZulu-Natal.

ANC KZN reveals councillor arrested for murder of fellow party member

2018-09-10 18:14

An ANC councillor in the Umsunduzi municipality in Pietermaritzburg has been arrested for the murder of another ANC official, the party says.

‘Factions killing ANC’

2018-06-14 17:15

Treasurer of the now disbanded ANC Moses Mabhida regional leadership, Pat Jaca, has broken his silence on the political tensions in the region.

ANC man shot dead in KZN, but motive unclear

2018-05-27 16:26

An ANC member in Umzimkhulu has been shot dead near his home, but the local ANC does not know if it he was targeted for political reasons.

KZN killings: Ramaphosa calls for unity

2018-05-24 13:03

While remaining optimistic about the progress and development of the country's economy, President Cyril Ramaphosa has denounced the ongoing political bloodshed in KwaZulu-Natal.

MK ‘will find killers’

2018-05-18 17:14

MK veterans have offered to help solve political killings in KZN.

Ramaphosa demands end to political killings in KZN

2018-05-14 20:16

President Cyril Ramaphosa has demanded political killings in KwaZulu-Natal come to an end after a spate of deaths in the province in recent weeks.

Slain KZN politician was a humble and honest man – family

2018-05-08 16:28

The family of slain ANC Lower South Coast region politician Sifiso Cele says he did not deserve to die violently.

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