October 11, 2019

Big bucks for uMngeni municipal manager

As uMngeni Municipality bosses duck questions about their decision to appoint Thembeka Cibane as municipal manager despite her not meeting the requirements for the post, it has since emerged that the council has been paying her more than it should.
October 11, 2019

Cash-strapped Msunduzi plans to attach debtors’ homes and goods

Property owners who owe Msunduzi could lose their assets as the City plans to approach the courts to attach them to recovery monies owed for rates and services.
October 11, 2019

Grisly slaughter in Bisley Nature Reserve

Formerly Pietermaritzburg’s environmental gem, the Bisley Nature Reserve now resembles a killing field, littered with animals killed by snares or dying from starvation.
October 10, 2019

New dump site earmarked

uMgungundlovu District is in talks to buy land for a regional landfill site amid plans to close down Pietermaritzburg’s perennially problematic dump in New England Road.