A Springhaven Primary School learner was flung out of a moving bakkie transporting school children on Thursday afternoon on Sunbeam Road, Northdale.
Alexandra Road SAPS are on the hunt for suspects involved in an assault and drowning of a 30-year-old man.
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.
Two months after Maritzburg Sun reported that Pietermaritzburg’s renowned City Hall clock was not working due to red-tape over a contract, Msunduzi Mayor Themba Njilo, who visited the clock tower, announced this week that he will ensure that the clock starts ticking again.
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.
The Msunduzi Municipality has launched an amnesty campaign in a move aimed at recovering millions owed in electricity, water and rates by households, businesses and government.
One member of a notorious trio was killed while the remaining two sustained gunshot wounds during a shootout with police on Town Bush Road on Thursday night.