Nivashni Nair Senior reporter

Nivashni Nair is a multiple award-winning journalist who has interviewed presidents and superstars and travelled throughout KwaZulu-Natal to find the untold stories of the ordinary South African. She has been the eyes and ears of the people during some of the country's major court cases and is always on the lookout for stories of the underdog, unconventional tales and "good" news.

Nivashni Nair Senior reporter
Medical waste piles up at Pretoria Covid ward amid payment row with Gauteng ...

A medical waste contractor temporarily suspended services at 32 clinics and hospitals across Gauteng last month over a payment row - and yesterday ...

Nivashni Nair Senior reporter
'When are you going to pay our Covid claim': Midlands billboards call out ...

Two new features have been added to the scenic route along the N3 highway in the KwaZulu-Natal midlands — 12m x 2.5m billboards accusing Guardrisk ...

Nivashni Nair Senior reporter
Government 'ignored' call for transparent body bags to prevent mix-ups

A call for transparent body bags to prevent mix-ups during the Covid-19 pandemic was ignored by the government.

Nivashni Nair Senior reporter
New bike replaces Olympic rider Burry Stander's one stolen at crash site

The prized mountain bike Burry Stander rode in the 2008 Olympics stood at the corner of Stott Street and the R102 in Shelley Beach on the ...

Nivashni Nair Senior reporter
Body swap: Two KZN families claim R25m from health MEC over 'mix-up'

The Maharaj family from Thornville near Pietermaritzburg and the Mateke family from Lesotho are demanding a collective R25m from KwaZulu-Natal health ...

Nivashni Nair Senior reporter
KZN gives R2.1bn Covid-19 spend breakdown ahead of lifestyle audits

The KwaZulu-Natal provincial government spent more than R2.1bn on procuring PPE and other goods and services as part of its response to Covid-19

Nivashni Nair Senior reporter
Miracle birth for Durban mom while sedated, on ventilator for Covid-19

Sedated and on a ventilator, Nokuthula Gumede fought for her life in ICU for three weeks, during which time her baby boy had to be delivered by ...

Nivashni Nair Senior reporter
No grace period for expired car licences so motorists will be fined

Motor vehicle owners who did not renew licences which expired during the lockdown will “face the consequences”.

Nivashni Nair Senior reporter
Kidnap and rape investigated after man went missing with 13-year-old neighbour

Charges of kidnapping and rape are being investigating after a 34-year-old man, who went missing with his 13-year-old neighbour on Tuesday.

Nivashni Nair Senior reporter
'Dysfunctional' KZN municipality placed under administration

Allegations of fraudulent activities by councillors and municipal officials, and the failure by the speaker to convene council meetings or to adopt ...

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