Zulu King Goodwill Zwelithini is preparing to build his eighth palace on the site of a land claim.
The Special Investigating Unit (SIU) is trying to recover more than R155 million from architect Minenhle Makhanya, the “principal agent’’ allegedly responsible for inflating the cost of the security upgrade at President Jacob Zuma’s private home in Nkandla.
Sunday morning. I’m shattered. Broken. Gutted.
Durban’s streets came to life with colour, miniature gardens, murals and rusted scrap cars this week thanks to the 25th World Congress of the International Union of Architects.
The two KwaZulu-Natal PSL clubs, AmaZulu and Maritzburg United, had a contrasting week leading up to the opening weekend of the season.
Operation Phakisa, government’s plan to fast-track economic development through oil and gas exploration off the South African coast, is directly threatening KwaZulu-Natal’s coast through a potential 3.5km-deep oil well.
Leaders of metal workers’ union Numsa are demanding a high-level police investigation into the assassination of three of the union’s leaders in Isithebe on the KwaZulu-Natal north coast.
Scrap cars repurposed as bus shelters and the temporary transformation of Durban’s main thoroughfare into a pedestrian walkway are a few of the more striking spin-offs from the 25th world congress of the International Union of Architects in the city.
Saturday. The Croc and I are hanging around waiting. Again. This time it’s not for the Commander in Chief. Or His Majesty.
It’s midday on Friday – sloping off time for council workers in municipalities across KwaZulu-Natal and the rest of South Africa.
Saturday. The Croc and I are in Ulundi. Again. We’re waiting, but not for the Commander in Chief. This time. The CiC’s here, but he’s not the reason why we’re waiting.
‘Anyone who has planned that they are going to fight Sadtu must know we will fight back.”
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The ANC stalwart, Pallo Jordan, did the right thing. Upon being found to have pimped his qualifications by the Sunday Times, he resigned as an MP.