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SOCIETY

Another KZN taxi boss shot at 28 times at close range

A taxi boss, Bekithemba Mkhize, died in a hail of bullets outside a taxi rank at KwaXimba, near Cato Ridge. Mkhize was ambushed while parked outside the taxi rank on Wednesday morning. A total of 28 spent cartridges were found at the scene. It is alleged that while Mkhize was inside his car, which was parked outside the rank, a group of men emerged from a silver grey Etios and opened fire.

  3 months ago ago
Another KZN taxi boss shot at 28 times at close range

MILITARY

A second KZN taxi cab boss was shot twice at point-blank range.

Bekithemba Mkhize, a taxi boss in KwaXimba, near Cato Ridge, was gunned down in a hail of bullets outside a taxi rank. On Wednesday morning, Mkhize was ambushed as he sat outside the taxi stand. The scene was littered with 28 empty cartridges. Mkhize's car was parked outside the parking lot when a group of men emerged from a silver grey Etios and opened fire, according to reports.

  2 months ago ago
A second KZN taxi cab boss was shot twice at point-blank range.

SOCIETY

Armed suspect takes granny and grandchildren hostage while evading police after robbery

DUNBAR-On Tuesday, an armed robber kidnaped a grandmother and her two grandkids and held them hostage at their house in uMbumbulu, south of Durban. According to police, a gang of armed suspects robbed a company in Cato Ridge on Tuesday, and officials reacted to the scene and pursued the culprits.

  3 months ago ago
Armed suspect takes granny and grandchildren hostage while evading police after robbery

SOCIETY

Woman arrested for alleged murder of her son; under police guard after trying to poison herself

A widow from Cato Ridge; a suburb in the Ethekwini Metropolitan Municipality on the Outer West region; in Kwazulu Natal; is lying in hospital under police guard; after she tried to poison herself. This following her arrest for the alleged murder of her own son.

  5 months ago ago
Woman arrested for alleged murder of her son; under police guard after trying to poison herself

JUSTICE

KwaZulu Natal Premier Have Released A Statement, See Full Details here

MEDIA STATEMENT BY HON. PREMIER OF KWAZULU-NATAL FOLLOWING INSPECTION OF THE DESTRUCTION CAUSED BY RECENT LOOTING IN KZN, 14 JULY 2021 Greetings to all members of the Media from al Media House, We gather today this evening, to provide an update and a situational analysis of the incidents of violent protests and looting that has been taking place around the province.

  10 months ago ago
KwaZulu Natal Premier Have Released A Statement, See Full Details here

SOCIETY

Death Of Former Chief Left Many People Weeping

The operation of shops was distracted at Cato Ridge, Mkhambathini during murder of former Chief Zibuse Mlaba. Zibuse Mlaba (65) who was a vice chairman of ANC in KwaZulu Natal, a member of the legislature and a Chief was shot with countless bullets at Wareing's shopping centre.

  7 months ago ago
Death Of Former Chief Left Many People Weeping

MILITARY

LOOK - Martial law. Police state

“The heavy presence of military Infantry Combat Vehicles (ICV’s) also known as Ratels along the major routes leading to Kwazulu Natal, elements of Operation PROSPER from the Central Inland under command of Lieutenant Colonel Dibue Hendric Tigele, took part in the Exercise which started at Pietermaritzburg at around 06h00 on 22 August 2021, towards the N3 through Cato Ridge to Durban, thereafter turned onto the N3 towards Ballito and took the off ramp and turned around back to Umzimtoti.

  9 months ago ago
LOOK - Martial law. Police state

CAREER-JOBS

Perseverance gets UKZN worker; from office cleaner to Bachelor of Social Sciences Graduate

When Sthembile (Sthe) Mngwengwe (40); from KwaXimba in Cato Ridge; Durban Kwazulu Natal; wanted to give up on her studies; her 20 year-old daughter; Sindiswa; spurred her on and encouraged her not to give up. Mngwengwe was not only faced with waking up in the wee hours of the morning; to get to work early; at the University of Kwazulu Natal; she also had to change from her cleaning uniform; into her own clothes; in order to attend lectures; then change back to her uniform once more; to finish her cleaning job.

  5 months ago ago
Perseverance gets UKZN worker; from office cleaner to Bachelor of Social Sciences Graduate

SOCIETY

Grandmother and her two grandchildren held hostage.

Five men who allegedly robbed a cellphone shop at Cato Ridge in Umbumbulu, Durban and fled the scene. Three of them are still on the run, one of them was arrested during a chase, while the other one entered a house where he held the occupants hostage.

  3 months ago ago
Grandmother and her two grandchildren held hostage.

ENVIRONMENT

A Family in Cato Ridge found two Black Mambas in their house in a week. Read more here

SEE: Cato Ridge own family discover black mambas of their house in keeping with week. As you all recognize, snakes are not our favourite reptilians, they are captivating creatures, however, we'd prefer to stay on the far corner of the other aspect of the room or continent in relation to being around them.

  7 months ago ago
A Family in Cato Ridge found two Black Mambas in their house in a week. Read more here

DIGITAL-TECHNOLOGY

Huge blow for looters as Samsung disables TVs stolen during unrest

Samsung TVs taken during the plundering last month in KwaZulu-Natal and Gauteng have been "impeded" so hoodlums will not have the option to utilize them. Samsung's Cato Ridge dissemination focus was struck during the turmoil, however the entirety of the taken TVs were furnished with a "TV block work", the organization said in an articulation.

  9 months ago ago
Huge blow for looters as Samsung disables TVs stolen during unrest

ACCIDENT

Two injured in road crash on the N3, Cato Ridge

This evening Kwazulu Private Ambulance Service responded to the N3 Cato Ridge for reports of a collision. The investigation reveals that when emergency services arrived at the scene they found that a vehicle had lost control and overturned and currently they don't know the cause of this Emergency care Pratictioner had quickly assessed the scene and found two people which has sustained minor injuries. Those minor injuries were treated on scene before being transported to the hospital for further treatment. W

  1 year ago ago
Two injured in road crash on the N3, Cato Ridge

EDUCATION

Meet the cleaner who graduated at the university she buffs and shines

When Sthembile Mngwengwe refers to herself as "Miss Graduate Cleaner," she glows with pride. She has progressed from dusting the University of KwaZulu-sacred Natal's halls to graduating with a degree in social science. Mngwengwe, 40, of Cato Ridge, near Pietermaritzburg, received her degree at the year's last round of graduations.

  5 months ago ago
Meet the cleaner who graduated at the university she buffs and shines

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Zikalala details road infrastructure projects for KZN

KwaZulu-Natal Premier Sihle Zikalala says that his commonplace government will keep on chasing after framework drove advancement, with a few undertakings arranged for the 2022/23 monetary year. Zikalala was conveying his State of the Province Address (Sopa) at the Pietermaritzburg Royal Showgrounds on Wednesday where he said that the update of the public organization by Sanral was on target, adding that transport foundation was an impetus for financial development, work creation and advancement.

  3 months ago ago
Zikalala details road infrastructure projects for KZN

DIGITAL-TECHNOLOGY

Samsung blocks TV’s that were stolen

Samsung has decided to use a television block function to block stolen TV’s during looting. Samsung TV’s that were stolen in Johannesburg and Kwa-Zulu Natal during the looting on the 11th of July have been blocked by the big brand. Samsung’s Cato Ridge distribution centre was raided during the looting and the unrest.

  9 months ago ago
Samsung blocks TV’s that were stolen

POLITICS

Political killing as Former KwaZulu-Natal MPL Zibuse Mlaba gets killed

The assassination of Zibuse Mlaba, a former ANC member of the KZN provincial assembly and interim chief of Cato Ridge, has left the ANC "devastated." Mlaba, 65, was killed in a hail of gunfire at Cato Ridge's Wareing's Shopping Centre on Thursday.

  7 months ago ago
Political killing as Former KwaZulu-Natal MPL Zibuse Mlaba gets killed

ACCIDENT

Four dead in horror crash on KZN south coast

Netcare911 media contact official Shawn Herbst said reports from the scene show that four vehicles were engaged with the accident.  Four individuals have kicked the bucket and eight others harmed in a multi-vehicle crash on the N2 close to Ramsgate on the KwaZulu-Natal south coast on Saturday evening.  Netcare911 media contact official Shawn Herbst said reports from the scene demonstrate that four vehicles were engaged with the accident.  "The harmed patients were treated on scene and once settled were shipped

  1 year ago ago
Four dead in horror crash on KZN south coast

POLITICS

Zikalala is in disbelief after a 'top' ANC leader was shot and killed this morning.

A visibly shaken KwaZulu-Natal Premier, Sihle Zikalala, remarked on Thursday that "guns must be silenced in the resolution of political disagreements" in the wake of the terrible death of former ANC provincial assembly member, Zibuse Mlaba, who was shot and killed in a shower of bullets.

  7 months ago ago
Zikalala is in disbelief after a 'top' ANC leader was shot and killed this morning.

ENTERTAINMENT

In Shock | Meet The 49 Year Old Zulu Virgin

Since she was a teenager, she has been going to the reeddance. She also made a pledge to herself that she would not tlof tlof till she was married. Ngezile Mngadi, now 49 years old, has honored her vow to herself. On Saturday, October 9th, she will marry the love of her life, Mandlakayise Mbonambi (56).

  7 months ago ago
In Shock | Meet The 49 Year Old Zulu Virgin

SEX-RELATIONSHIP

The Joy for virgin who is 49 years old as she will be married.

ISITHEMBU JOY FOR VIRGIN (40 nine)! Maiden Ngezile Mngadi can not wait to tie the knot this weekend. SHE has been attending the reed dance considering she turned into a teenager. And she promised herself she might now not tlof tlof until she was given married.

  7 months ago ago
The Joy for virgin who is 49 years old as she will be married.