Residents tired of complaining as strong sewage smell returns to parts of the city

2018-04-30 16:21

Residents in Mountain Rise, Eastwood, Sobantu and surrounds have been bearing the brunt of a strong smell of sewage for years.

Time to clean up the mess

2017-11-27 14:05

Motorists driving along Himalaya Road in Belfort have for months been confronted by debris spilling onto the road because of an allegedly shoddy repair job to the adjacent pavement by Msunduzi Municipal workers.

‘House left a shell’

2017-09-25 13:39

Vagrants have taken over an abandoned house in Northdale and nearby residents are calling on the municipality to intervene.

Pelham man wins battle to restore street lights

2017-09-11 13:51

A Pelham man has successfully won his one-year battle to get his street lights working.

Gutter garden highlights water leak issue

2017-08-14 13:45

In a desperate bid to highlight the municipality’s neglect, a Pietermaritzburg man has filled a roadside gutter with compost and started a herb garden as a sign of protest.


Library computers dysfunctional and detectives are still in darkness

2018-04-17 16:02

Most of the computers available for the public at the Bessie Head Library are said to be broken — and the ones that do work are “pretty much dysfunctional”.

Outcry at litter behind PMB bus depot

2017-10-16 13:45

Where is the filth coming from?

Daily battle for sellers

2017-09-18 13:27

Business owners on Hoosen Haffajee Street said they have taken a “financial slap in the face” as unruly drivers, whoonga addicts and municipal issues bombard their daily lives.

Citizens get only silence

2017-08-28 13:44

If there is one common aspect to almost every query Witness Warriors receives, it is this — “We just get the silent treatment from the municipality” or “No one is answering the phones at the call centre”.

City substations in a mess

2017-07-24 13:45

The destruction of municipal property has become a serious issue for communities who are left to suffer the consequences.

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