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Editorial: Still seeking justice

Sun Star 21 Sep 2021
Cortes’ wife Kitt Matus-Cortes, a veteran broadcast journalist and news director of dySS Super Radyo, knows this very well ... The murder of Cortes came on Kitt’s 52nd birthday, and Kitt remembered what had happened before she received the sad news. Kitt was at home, in a relaxed mood as it was her natal day.

SA’s Covid cases climb by 1,504 with 42 new deaths reported

Independent online (SA) 20 Sep 2021
Most of the new cases were from KwaZulu-Natal (26 percent) followed by Northern Cape at 22 percent ... The Eastern Cape recorded 174 news cases, Free State 217, Gauteng 113, KwaZulu-Natal 391, Limpopo 14, Mpumalanga 43, North West 59, Northern Cape 338, and Western Cape 155 ... "The 7-day moving average daily number of cases has decreased.".

Get rid of school pit latrines, court orders

Independent online (SA) 20 Sep 2021
The family wants the state to be compelled to provide a list of all schools with pit toilets and get rid of them ... So far, more than 3 000 schools use pit latrines across the country, with most being in Limpopo, KwaZulu-Natal and the Eastern Cape. Responding to the Pretoria News, Department of Education spokesperson Elijah Mhlanga said ... Pretoria News .

Gary Gordon fought some of the best

Supersport 14 Sep 2021
</p> He never won a South African title but went in against some of the best fighters in the division and captured the Natal lightweight title which was well recognised at the time ... He was also a freelance boxing writer for the Daily News, Natal Mercury, The Veteran Boxers Beat and Associate Editor of Boxing World.

Has the rental market turned the corner?

Independent online (SA) 14 Sep 2021
In KwaZulu-Natal the average rent increased by 2% from 12 months before, with an average rent of R8 200 in Q2 2021. It was the second-highest growth experienced among the provinces, and KwaZulu-Natal is now the third most expensive province in which to rent – up from fourth last quarter.

NATASHA MARRIAN: Of flies and tigers — and the ANC’s forked tongue

Business Day 13 Sep 2021
But this was clearly top of mind when the decision was taken and agreed to — the ANC in KwaZulu-Natal had long warned of the implications of Zuma's jailing for the party and&nbsp;expressed relief after news of his release on medical parole last week ... KwaZulu-Natal is a critical ...

Isotope mapping sheds rare light into migratory routes, natal origins of monarch butterflies

Phys Dot Org 13 Sep 2021
These tissues preserve the isotopic signature of the individual's natal origin," says Megan, a Ph.D ... Isotope mapping sheds rare light into migratory routes, natal origins of monarch butterflies (2021, September 13) retrieved 13 September 2021 from https.//

'We don’t know what got into him', says the family of a security officer who ...

Independent online (SA) 13 Sep 2021
“The sad part is that when she wakes up, she will have to face the depressing news that her son has passed away ... KwaZulu-Natal Social Development spokesperson Mhlabunzima Memela said that it was shocking that after so many campaigns that the government had embarked on to bring ...

Coronavirus flare-up shuts schools in South Africa

China Daily 08 Sep 2021
It had also hit KwaZulu-Natal Province last month, leading to closure of several schools. Between June and August, schools across KwaZulu-Natal reported nearly 5,000 COVID-19 infections and 39 deaths. KwaZulu-Natal's Durban city was identified as the virus epicenter in schools, reported news site Independent Online ... .

Prominent KwaZulu-Natal Judge Jerome Mnguni dies

News24 07 Sep 2021
Shock greeted the news on Tuesday morning that a well-known senior KwaZulu-Natal, Judge Jerome Mnguni has, died ... .

Communities hit by UPL warehouse fire call for accountability

Independent online (SA) 06 Sep 2021
“How did they get permits to get so close to a residential area?” he asked.Affected residents attended a public meeting held at Reddam House, a private school, across the freeway from the UPL warehouse which was burned to the ground during week-long unrest in parts of KwaZulu-Natal in July this year ... Tumi Pakkies/African News Agency (ANA).

The July riots: an inflection point for digital media

Business Day 01 Sep 2021
To recap, as news streamed in about looting and rioting across Gauteng and. KwaZulu-Natal, it rapidly became apparent that much of the unrest was instigated and co-ordinated via messaging platforms such as WhatsApp ... Social media also allows people to report community-level news that won’t make the mainstream press.

Durban lawyer charged after allegedly trying to bribe high court clerk with R200

Independent online (SA) 26 Aug 2021
Proof was sent to the Daily News that a letter was indeed emailed to the Legal Practice Council’s Pearl Mfusi in KwaZulu-Natal ... According to Abraham’s profile on the company’s website, he is also a member of the Insurance Institute of KwaZulu-Natal and chairperson of the KZN Master Builders Association’s disciplinary committee ... Daily News .

Nine SA universities make their mark in academic ranking

Independent online (SA) 25 Aug 2021
Other South African universities that made the list include the North-West University, the University of Johannesburg, the University of KwaZulu-Natal, and Unisa, tied between the 5th to 8th spots, and placed in the 601 to 700 rank internationally ... Pretoria News .

ROB ROSE: Crime stats another chance for SA’s ministry of silly excuses to shine

Business Day 23 Aug 2021
If only the rest of the government had the can-do attitude of its most prolific department, the ministry of silly excuses, maybe the country wouldn’t be so precarious right now ... Rather, it’s about shoddy management, something that shouldn’t be news to anyone who witnessed the police “handling” last month’s unrest in KwaZulu-Natal and Gauteng.