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11 hrs ago | Iol.co.za
Zulu King Goodwill Zwelithini's Ondini palace was renovated at the expense of the provincial government, apparently in preparation for the king's recent wedding to his sixth wife, Zola Mafu.
15 hrs ago | Iol.co.za
The Pietermaritzburg High Court on Wednesday granted an urgent interim order to Media 24's distributors On the Dot to stop a dismissed worker from allegedly sabotaging its Pietermaritzburg operations.
20 hrs ago | Iol.co.za
The budget was announced on Tuesday when the provincial Department of Human Settlements appeared before the finance portfolio committee at the provincial legislature in Pietermaritzburg.
Yesterday | Iol.co.za
A Metered-taxi driver who allegedly preyed on women hitch-hikers in the Midlands, robbing and raping them after offering them a lift, fired his legal aid attorney in the Pietermaritzburg High Court on Tuesday - because she is a woman.
Yesterday | Iol.co.za
Mzwandile Dinga, 39, and a colleague, who were based at the Road Traffic Inspectorate in Umdloti, were conducting a speed timing enforcement on the M25 when two men emerged from nearby bushes and held them at gunpoint.
Pietermaritzburg - 'I don't want to hear any more excuses. If I hear any more excuses your bail will be revoked and you will go to jail."
The son of an aged Richmond farm couple spent a week in a psychiatric hospital after his parents and brother were tortured and killed, the Pietermaritzburg High Court heard on Tuesday.
It was redemption and relief for a Maritzburg man when he was acquitted of murder and assault by the Pietermaritzburg High Court on Monday.
The latest quest by right-wing Afrikaners to establish their own racially pure state by seceding from South Africa is madness, writes Kameel Premhid .
The Pietermaritzburg High Court has sentenced two rapists to two life sentences each for rape and robbery, KwaZulu-Natal police said on Wednesday.
A woman was shot dead and another was wounded in a shooting in Pietermaritzburg, paramedics in KwaZulu-Natal said on Wednesday.
Removing the authority of municipalities to supply electricity could be an option to help businesses function more successfully, according to Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene.
Updated: Wed Jul 30, 2014 07:48 pm
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