SABC News - KwaZulu-Natal


ANC Provincial Chairperson Sihle Zikalala led the party's submission
KZN political killings attributed to power, money struggles

Thursday 19 October 2017 20:18

Power and money are among the key causes of political killings which have plagued KZN since 2011. This is according to the ANC KZN leadership which testified before the Moerane Commission.


This emerged at the Moerane Commission of Inquiry in Durban on Wednesday.
'Sindiso Magaqa's name was on the hit list'

Wednesday 18 October 2017 21:41

The name of slain former ANCYL Secretary-General Sindiso Magaqa was on a hit list, together with names of five other local leaders in the Umzmkhulu area in Southern KZN.


 All the regional winners will go through to the National awards in Johannesburg on the16th of November.
SABC shines at KZN Vodacom Journalists of the Year Awards

Wednesday 18 October 2017 16:16

SABC News, Radio and TV in KwaZulu-Natal has scooped four Vodacom Journalists of the Year awards.


Fanyana Jele testified before the Moerane commission investigating political killings in the province.
Murdered KZN ANC Councillor's brother testifies at Moerane Commission

Tuesday 17 October 2017 20:10

A relative of ANC ward Councillor Khanyisile Ngobese-Sibisi who was gunned down in 2016 believes she was killed because she raised questions about a housing project at Ladysmith.


SA launches Indian Research Expedition Programme

Tuesday 17 October 2017 18:13

Maite Nkoana-Mashabane has described the launch of the Indian Research Expedition Programme a giant step to open up job opportunities.


The storm with strong gale force winds and heavy rains caused extensive infrastructural damage and flooding to health facilities.
Durban hospitals storm damage estimated at R98mln

Tuesday 17 October 2017 14:41

KwaZulu-Natal Health MEC Sibongiseni Dlomo says damage caused to Durban hospitals in last week's storm will cost government R98 million.


Police found a 9mm pistol and eight rounds of ammunition in the vehicle.
Charges withdrawn against ANC and SACP office bearer

Monday 16 October 2017 11:45

Charges have been withdrawn against an office bearer of both the ANC and SACP's regional structures in the Harry Gwala region in southern KwaZulu-Natal.


Earlier Ramaphosa received a warm welcome in Durban at the Young Communist League's centenary celebration.
YCL support ANC presidential candidate that will unify alliance

Sunday 15 October 2017 16:59

Young Communist League Secretary Mluleki Dlelanga says they support an ANC presidential candidate that will work to unify the alliance.


ANC members are dressed in black T-shirts with slogans supporting Ramaphosa's campaign.
WATCH Ramaphosa address YCLSA

Sunday 15 October 2017 14:22

ANC deputy president and a presidential hopeful Cyril Ramaphosa has received a warm welcome in Durban at the Young Communist League's centenary celebration.


ANC spokesperson Mdumiseni Ntuli says law enforcement agencies should ensure that justice is served.
ANC KZN disappointed over party member arrested for illegal firearm

Sunday 15 October 2017 13:28

The ANC in KZN says it's disappointed and concerned that a high ranking party member in the Harry Gwala region in the south of the province has been arrested for carrying an unlicensed firearm.


SuperSport United goalkeeper Ronwen Williams made two saves in  his side’s 4-2 penalty shootout victory in the MTN8 final over Cape Town City at the Moses Mabhida Stadium.
Williams helps SuperSport win MTN8 final on penalties

Sunday 15 October 2017 09:50

SuperSport United goalkeeper Ronwen Williams made two saves in his side’s 4-2 penalty shootout victory in the MTN8 final over Cape Town City at the Moses Mabhida Stadium.


South Africa is hosting the 17th Indian Ocean Rim Association Council of Ministers' Meetings this week in Durban.
SA takes over chairmanship of IORA

Saturday 14 October 2017 20:00

South Africa has taken over the chairmanship of the Indian Ocean Rim Association Council.


An investigation will be done to determine who was behind the march.
NFP Women’s League denies marching to oust two party members

Saturday 14 October 2017 16:40

The NFP Women's Movement has distanced itself from Friday's march to the KwaZulu-Natal legislature in Pietermaritzburg.


Buthelezi believes the court will afford Zuma an opportunity to clear his name.
Buthelezi demands Zuma to clear his name in court

Saturday 14 October 2017 15:58

Inkatha Freedom Party (IFP) leader Mangosuthu Buthelezi has repeated his call for President Jacob Zuma to have his day in court.


Sbongiseni Dlomo says they still have challenges at Prince Mshiyeni Memorial at Umlazi and King Edward Hospital in Durban where theatres were flooded.
Health MEC confirms operations back to normal in KZN hospitals

Saturday 14 October 2017 09:55

KwaZulu-Natal Health MEC Dr Sbongiseni Dlomo says operations have returned to normal in the hospitals that were affected by Tuesday's storm.


The match will kick-off at 7pm, but festivities are set to commence from as early as 3pm when the Fan Zone Experience opens.
MTN8 soccer fans in for a treat – on and off the field on Saturday

Friday 13 October 2017 16:10

Soccer fans will see quick-footed action on the field during Saturday’s MTN8 Final at the Moses Mabhida Stadium in Durban.


A new witness is to be called to testify in the commission.
New witness to testify at Moerane Commission

Friday 13 October 2017 13:55

The Moerane Commission that is investigating political killings in KwaZulu-Natal continues on Friday.


SA weather service in desperate need of funding

Friday 13 October 2017 05:57

The South African Weather Service says it requires about R30-million to help upgrade its weather forecast infrastructure.


Heavy rainfall and gale force winds wreaked havoc on the KwaZulu-Natal East Coast.
KZN declared disaster area following heavy storms

Thursday 12 October 2017 20:01

KwaZulu-Natal has been declared a disaster area following damaging storms on Tuesday.


Thabiso Zulu, a witness testifying before the Moerane Commission, says murder cases in which suspects end up dead are usually withdrawn in court.
Moerane Commission: suspects killed to evade investigations

Thursday 12 October 2017 15:55

A witness testifying before the Moerane Commission says the frequency with which police are shooting and killing suspects in KwaZulu-Natal is raising eyebrows.


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