When you take a drive through rural KwaZulu-Natal, particularly Zululand, the economic realities of how apartheid really worked hit you like a slap in the face.
The six men alleged to have murdered South Coast principal and South African Democratic Teachers Union regional chairperson Nkosinathi Zondi for blowing the whistle on a jobs for cash scam within the KwaZulu-Natal Department of Education have made a brief appearance in the Durban High Court.
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.
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If I was the colour red, I’d sue Valentine’s Day for defamation. There’s so much more to red than roses and silly balloons.
The actors and actresses of Generations, who are currently on strike, had their contracts terminated by the SABC. The big question is: how much does the show make?
There are many questions that arose after the chaotic scenes seen in Parliament this week.