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Karkloof couple coping well after fall

The Howick couple, Andre and Mar-Louise Pretorius, who escaped certain death, after their fall at the Karkloof Falls a week ago are still in hospital but on the way to recovery.

‘Line between hunger and anger growing thinner’

A local advocacy group has called on central government to re-look at the current welfare system, saying there needs to be a better mechanism to cushion poor households against rising food prices.

We are ready to govern SA, says EFF KZN leader

Newly elected Economic Freedom Fighter (EFF) KwaZulu-Natal chairperson Vusi Khoza said they are ready to govern South Africa and will capitalise on the positive response from young people in tertiary institutions to mount an elections campaign for next year’s elections.

Acapella rivalry sparks exam fears

There are mounting fears that matric examinations may be disrupted at the Sobantu High School if the feud between rival acapella groups Abadlovozi and Amarota is not resolved swiftly.

Gardening and God keeps Gogo (106) going

Ezinketheni’s gogo Ngabuza Liza Ntshangase, who recently turned 106, was honoured at a luncheon along with other elderly women, last week by Mama Ntombi’s Community Projects (MNCP).

Paralysis doesn’t hamper creativity

When his right hand was paralyzed as a result of a stroke he suffered in 2008, Northdale resident Bongani Ndlela, decided not to allow the disability to prevent him from pursuing his dream of being a sculptor.

“I tried to save him”

A Howick mother’s heroic attempt to save her husband from plunging to certain death, over the weekend at the Karkloof Falls, is being hailed by their family and friends.

Suspects need bail

Three local business personalities will soon be thrown into a jail cell and only released from custody if they raise R100 000 bail.

Hope for regional unity

The appointment of a new regional task team (RTT) to manage the ANC’s troubled Moses Mabhida region has renewed hopes that that the ruling party will manage to heal the rift between opposing factions.

Mystery shooting at Premier’s office  

The discovery of a stray rifle bullet in the provincial Director General’s office early on Tuesday morning is at the centre of a high-level police investigation.
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