SABC News - Ladysmith


The group is nominated in the Best World Music Album category for Walking In the Footsteps of our Fathers.
Black Mambazo owes their Grammy honour to SA citizens

Wednesday 7 December 2016 12:18

Multi award winning group, Ladysmith Black Mambazo has credited the people South Africa for yet another Grammy nomination


Joseph Tshabalala retired from Ladymith Black Mambazo.
Zuma visits ailing Ladysmith Black Mambazo leader

Saturday 29 October 2016 21:39

President Jacob Zuma has paid a courtesy visit to the ailing founder and leader of the multi-Grammy Award winning group Ladysmith Black Mambazo in Ladysmith, in the KwaZulu-Natal Midlands.


Police warn of livestock theft in KwaZulu-Natal

Thursday 13 October 2016 05:45

KwaZulu-Natal police on Wednesday warned of increased stock theft over the festive season and said they would intensify police operations.


[File Image] When the station is completed with three others coming online in May, it will have the capacity of 1332 megawatts.
Ingula Pumped Storage Scheme to boost investor confidence

Wednesday 27 July 2016 20:53

The commissioning of unit four of Ingula Pumped Storage Scheme will not only alleviate electricity challenges in the country, but will also boost investor confidence.


 Bongani Skhosana, and Khanyisile Ngobese-Sbisi have become the latest casualties of the alleged political killings in KZN.
ANC slams killing of KZN candidates

Wednesday 20 July 2016 05:31

The African National Congress (ANC) in KwaZulu-Natal says the killing of its candidates will give unfair advantage to other parties during the municipal elections.


Khanyisile Ngobese-Sibisi was recently gunned down in Ladysmith.
Political killings: The numbers

Tuesday 19 July 2016 18:37

A look at the timeline of some of the political killings in 2016.


The farmer and his wife were tied up, assaulted and then robbed of some of their belongings, including money.
Manhunt still on for Ladysmith farm attackers

Saturday 26 December 2015 07:30

Police are still searching for more suspects after arresting two men following the attack of a farmer and his wife in Ladysmith in KwaZulu-Natal.


Manhunt launched for KZN armed robbers

Friday 25 December 2015 16:06

Police are on the trail of a number of other suspects after arresting two people in connection with the attack on a farmer and his wife in Ladysmith in KwaZulu-Natal.


Scorching temperatures for KZN

Saturday 19 December 2015 14:46

KwaZulu-Natal can expect scorching temperatures for the rest of the day, with some ease expected only Sunday.


Ladysmith fiery car crash kills five

Saturday 19 September 2015 11:15

Five people believed to be of the same family have been burnt to death after a car accident on the N11, near Ladysmith, in western KwaZulu-Natal.


Four people died in the crash, including a baby girl.
Four killed in KZN crash

Thursday 4 June 2015 16:25

Four people, including a 6-week-old baby girl, were killed in a collision near Ladysmith, paramedics said on Thursday.


'Good leadership an integral part of service delivery'

Friday 23 January 2015 09:03

KwaZulu-Natal MEC for Co-operative Governance & Traditional Affairs, Nomusa Dube-Ncube, says good leadership and commitment are some of the things that helped the province to achieve a clean audit.


IPID probe KZN police brutality allegations

Thursday 8 January 2015 06:07

The Independent Police Investigative Directorate (IPID) is investigating yet another case of alleged police brutality in the rural parts of KwaZulu-Natal.


As the KZN Winter Air Tour ascends to Ladysmith, an array of aircraft will touchdown at the community airport for the airshow on 24 May.
Durban air show to excite aviation enthusiasts

Tuesday 13 May 2014 11:49

Being the second oldest air show in the world, the Durban Air show is a very special South African event and seen as Mecca for aviation enthusiasts, adrenalin junkies and adventure-seeking families.


Icosa woos coloured voters

Monday 28 April 2014 13:15

The Independent Civic Organisation of South Africa has embarked on the campaign trail in Kannaland in the Little Karoo.


Sentencing of five robbers, including a former police officer starts on Wednesday at Pietermaritzburg High Court.
Five heist robbers found guilty

Tuesday 7 January 2014 17:33

Five robbers, including a former police officer, were on Tuesday convicted on three counts of murder because they had used a car to crash into and overturn a moving cash in transit vehicle.


Carnage continues on SA roads
Two people seriously injured in KZN accident

Sunday 29 December 2013 15:09

Two people have been seriously injured after a quad bike accident at St. Michaels on the KwaZulu-Natal south coast.


Mchunu concerned by high accident rates in KZN

Monday 23 December 2013 14:35

KwaZulu-Natal Transport MEC Willies Mchunu has raised concern over the increasing number of deaths on the province's roads.


A bakkie collided with a light motor vehicle and five people have been confirmed dead
Five people die in bakkie accident

Friday 29 November 2013 10:52

Five people have been killed and a number of others injured in an accident involving a bakkie and a light motor vehicle, on the R103 near Ladysmith in KwaZulu-Natal


Calls for tighter screws on criminals

Sunday 24 November 2013 12:39

KwaZulu-Natal Premier Senzo Mchunu has called on the police to arrest criminals.


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