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Ditching public-interest mandate cause of Eskom’s woes

Independent online (SA) 18 Feb 2024
... (timed to make the country look good when hosting the UN climate summit in Durban that year). But when Nelson Mandela took office, Eskom was a fully-fledged state agency with a public-interest mandate.

UK care firm charged workers from Africa thousands more than cost of visa

The Observer 06 Feb 2024
They also claimed they were given far less paid work than they had been led to expect, were housed in overcrowded rooms and faced a threat that their conduct could be reported to the Home Office, leading them to fear deportation if they complained.

Two off-duty cops arrested in Sydenham Heights drug bust

Independent online (SA) 19 Jan 2024
A routine police patrol in Sydenham, west of Durban, has led to the unexpected arrest of four men, including two off-duty police officers who were transporting a haul of heroin on Thursday.

News24 | Truck ploughs into police vehicles, killing Durban officer

News24 18 Jan 2024
A police officer died when a truck ploughed into her vehicle on the M7, Durban bound, near the N2 bridge ... .

Big hospital, big boss: Bara ICU’s Professor Rudo Mathivha retires

Mail Guardian South Africa 18 Jan 2024
I was finally in Bara, entering the Friends at Bara building, a block of offices facing Chris Hani Road, next to the main hospital building ... She opens the door to the office I knock at and looks up at me from a height of 5’2”.

Summit provides opportunity to fight for credible climate goals

Independent online (SA) 09 Dec 2023
Shanice Firmin. At the climate summit COP28 , which is in its final week in Dubai ... What do we want? ... *Firmin is a senior project officer for Development, Infrastructure and Climate Change at the South Durban Community Environmental Alliance.

News24 | Durban school shootout leaves teacher, suspected robber wounded

News24 08 Dec 2023
A suspected armed robber was critically injured during an exchange of fire between his alleged accomplices, teachers and school security officers at a Durban school ... .

COP28: Countries must implement agreements and cut emissions

Independent online (SA) 02 Dec 2023
By Kershni Ramreddi ... Simultaneously, adaptation financing and investments in climate resilience require a quantum leap ... A mass migration could follow ... *Ramreddi is Just and Energy Project Officer at the South Durban Community Environmental Alliance.

SAMSA’s 25 Year Anniversary: Section Three

Mail Guardian South Africa 01 Dec 2023
SAMSA’s Eastern region whose regional office is located in a block on the shoreline northeast of the city of Durban, and offering all SAMSA services and products, is a tad complex in terms of its location spread.

News24 | 'Back to the drawing board': Cops believe DNA, prints will link 8 men ...

News24 01 Dec 2023
The case against eight men arrested for allegedly ...

News24 | Riyadh Adams' alleged killers gunned down in shootout with police

News24 30 Nov 2023
Two suspects linked to the murder of a police officer and business robberies at Durban's The Pavilion shopping centre have been shot dead ... .

Durban cop killed in Pavilion Mall jewellery heist, pregnant woman among injured

Eye Witness News 20 Nov 2023
DURBAN - A police officer was shot and killed during a suspected robbery at the Pavilion Mall in the Westville area of Durban on Sunday night ... All roads leading near the mall were cordoned off with police tape while officers diverted traffic.

Activist Mustafa Darsot resigns from ActionSA over Palestine stance

Independent online (SA) 19 Nov 2023
... the Palestine situation has driven Durban Muslim activist Mustafa Darsot to quit the party in protest ... When pro-Palestine activists picketed outside the ActionSA offices in Durban, Beaumont tweeted..

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