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Eskom seeking justice for those killed or injured because of electricity theft

Eskom has requested the help of the public to bring to book the electricity thieves responsible for the deaths of 29 people and serious injuries suffered by 82 others in Kwazulu-Natal over the past three years as a result of illegal electricity connections and other forms of electricity theft.

Court orders a special master to ensure Land Affairs complete labour tenants' claims

The Land Claims Court has passed a landmark judgment by ruling that a special master must be appointed to see that longstanding claims by thousands of labour tenants are processed.

Fire sweeps through thousands of hectares of Garden Route National Park

Fire has ravaged 3000 hectares of the Garden Route National Park near The Crags‚ SANParks said on Friday.

KZN university increases fees by 8%

The University of KwaZulu-Natal (UKZN) is increasing its fees by 8% to ensure the "long-term financial sustainability and survival" of the institution‚ it said on Friday.

Tomato crops under attack as pests travel across vast area of South Africa

A pest called the tomato leafminer has been detected in the Western Cape‚ after first being spotted in Mpumalanga.

Homeless in Durban “dumped” outside the city

Homeless people in Durban say their rights are being violated by Metro Police in the wake of clean-up operations as the festive season approaches.