KZN municipalities lack competent finance officers - Saica

This is a claim made by the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants (Saica).

Several KwaZulu-Natal municipalities have been placed under administration and financial management has been highlighted as a problem area.

In a media statement, Saica called on councillors to ensure that individuals with the right skills are appointed …

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KZN law enforcement given thumbs up for successful Comrades Marathon

Durban -The KwaZulu-Natal MEC for Transport, Community Safety and Liaison, Mxolisi Kaunda has commended the law enforcement officers for ensuring that the province hosts an incident-free Comrades Marathon on Sunday.

The province saw an increase in the number of visitors locally and abroad who came to our shores to participate …

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Suspect nabbed for alleged hit-and-run that killed jogger in Hillcrest

Durban - A 43-year-old suspect was arrested following the death of a 40-year-old jogger in Hillcrest, Durban, this past Saturday.

According to KZN police spokesperson Captain Nqobile Gwala, the suspect was arrested for failing to report an accident and is due to appear in the Pinetown Magistrate's Court next week.

"The …

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Pinetown crash driver says torching trucks a bad idea

Speaking at the uMzinto Correctional Centre where he is serving his sentence, May said he was against the destructive approach which has resulted in torching of trucks.

He said although he advocated for better working conditions, torching and looting of property was not what he believed in.

May was arrested …

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I will be back as eThekwini mayor, vows Zandile Gumede

While waiting for the announcement on Sunday, Gumede herself confirmed that her leave begins on Monday and added that she had accepted the party’s instruction to vacate the mayoral office.

Gumede said she had been asked by the party’s provincial decision-making body to vacate her office.

“After I …

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