1 Killed 1 injured in Westville shooting


One person has been killed and another is in a serious condition after a shooting incident on Chesham Place in Westville this on Friday evening. Around 8pm Rescue Care Paramedics were called to the shooting incident. On their arrival they found one person had already passed away from the injuries ...

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Woman killed by unlicensed driver


A Brindhaven – Verulam resident who was fighting for her life in hospital after being involved in a collision this week has passed away a short while ago. At approximately 08:58 on Monday morning members of Reaction Unit South Africa were dispatched to a collision involving three vehicles. Upon arrival ...

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WATCH: Road rage incident turns violent


What started off as an alleged road rage incident turned violent in Summerstand on Tuesday. A video has surfaced of two men coming to blows at a traffic light near Pick n Pay and a few more people jumping into the fight. Ntsika Ngcuka‚ 34‚ who took the video said ...

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Woman and Family pet dies in house fire


Early this morning, IPSS Medical Rescue were alerted to a house fire in the Mandeni area. Upon arrival rescue services found that the house was engulfed in flames. Entry to the house was gained through a window and rescuers managed to rescue one person. Unfortunately a second victim was in ...

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Armed robbery at Debonairs Pizza in Durban


Several armed and dangerous men, targeted Debonairs Pizza in Durban on December 7th. A gang of men, pounced on the staff, causing them to run in different directions. Terrified of being shot. The suspects managed to shove a staff member into the office, and at gunpoint was forced to open ...

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Car carrier truck overturns on N3


On Friday morning Netcare 911 paramedics responded to a collision on the N3 North near the Peacevale off ramp in Kwa Zulu Natal. Reports from the scene indicate that a truck carrying cars overturned scattering its load of vehicles across the highway; one of the vehicles flew through the air ...

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Women’s group donates R300 000 to children’s hospital

Children's hospital officialy launches its new ward.
PICTURE:Gcina Ndwalane

The South African Women’s Forte (SAWF) raised R300 000 to build a cerebral palsy ward at the KwaZulu-Natal Children’s Hospital and on Wednesday handed over the further R300 000 at the opening of the ward. The SAWF, an NGO established to empower SA women in business, started fundraising last year. ...

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Taxi collides with tree in Glenwood


A taxi driver was lucky to escape with minor injuries after he collided with a tree on Nicholson Road just after Franscois Road in Glenwood on Thursday evening. Rescue Care Paramedics arrived on the scene just after 19:30 to find that the single vehicle had collided with a tree on ...

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Domestic abuse survivor speaks up


As the country continues to mark 16 Days of Activism of No Violence Against Women and Children – a domestic abuse survivor is encouraging others not to be afraid to leave abusive relationships – or to be made to feel that they have done something wrong. “I was unconscious for ...

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