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Rescuers Respond To Multiple Drowning In Kzn

Durban - On Tuesday a 10-year-old boy drowned while swimming in a water-filled excavation hole in Emona, Tongaat, north of Durban.

IPSS Medical Rescue spokesperson, Paul Herbst, said they responded to the scene following a report of a drowning in progress on Wednesday.

"Upon arrival it was established that the 10-year-old …

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Kzn Education Department Tells Schools To Send Pupils Home As Storm Rolls In

Durban - Schools had to make last minute transport arrangements for their pupils on Thursday moring after a sudden announcement by the Department of Education to send pupils home early due to the inclement weather.

KwaZulu-Natal Department of Education spokesperson Muzi Mahlambi confirmed that a circular was sent out to all …

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Durban Floating Dock Taken To East London For R47m Project

Durban - South Africa's shipping ingenuity was on full display this week when a Durban based floating dock was transported to East London to be used in a multi-million rand Transnet National Ports Authority (TNPA) dry dock caisson gate refurbishment project.

The Southern African Shipyards floating dock left Durban on Friday …

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Three Nabbed For 15-yr-old Kzn Girl's Murder

Cebisile Luphondwe's 23-year-old boyfriend, Mbuso Mncube, and two accomplices, who were arrested on Monday, appeared in the Glencoe Magistrate's Court yesterday charged with her murder.

According to police spokesperson Colonel Thembeka Mbhele, Cebisile apparently had an argument with Mncube while at a farm in Glencoe.

"She was severely assaulted and …

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Pics & Video: Another Tornado Hits Kzn

Durban - Another tornado hit KwaZulu-Natal on Thursday as officials warned residents to take precautions as mega storm rolled into the province.

Storm Report SA received several pictures and video from residents in Bergville in the KZN Midlands of another tornado that formed in the area on Thursday. It was unclear …

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