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
KZN class of 2021 pledges not to cheat in matric exams

Four days before the class of 2021 begins its final examinations, KwaZulu-Natal matric pupils pledged not to cheat.

Nivashni Nair Senior reporter
Curro reminds parents that 'violent and inappropriate' 'Squid Game' is not for ...

Curro schools has sent out letters to parents reminding them that Netflix's hit series 'Squid Game' carries an age restriction of 16, after it had ...

Nivashni Nair Senior reporter
Durban schoolboy faces expulsion over alleged racist slur

While Westville Boys' High School investigated a claim that a 17-year-old pupil had called another a "c**lie", allegation surfaced that the boy also ...

Nivashni Nair Senior reporter
Crew member's body found in Lake Jozini after houseboat fire

The body of a crew member who went missing after a fire on a houseboat on Lake Jozini in northern KwaZulu-Natal was found on Friday.

Nivashni Nair Senior reporter
Two KZN constables arrested for ‘cash for jobs’ scam

Two constables are expected to appear in the Durban magistrate's court on Friday in connection with an alleged cash-for-jobs scam which saw victims ...

Nivashni Nair Senior reporter
Lake Jozini boat fire survivors prepare to repatriate body to Germany amid ...

Left with just one working cellphone, a set of clothing each, substitute passports and little cash, four German men are trying to plan their next ...

Nivashni Nair Senior reporter
I realised my life would probably end: German describes Jozini Dam tragedy

Alexander Mirschel, whose father drowned during a houseboat fire, has told Samsa about the harrowing incident

Nivashni Nair Senior reporter
Bride with two dresses more than doubles her fortunes

Woman’s renting business helps put food on the table, but a viral Facebook post has taken it to the next level

Nivashni Nair Senior reporter
'It was a lie and I was humiliated'- Wife’s polygamy shock on TV

Makhosana “MaShelembe” Maphanga, from Nquthu in northern KwaZulu-Natal, has inadvertently become the face for first wives in polygamous marriages.

Nivashni Nair Senior reporter
Rainfall muddies the water for Durban family as fifth flooding strikes

Family searches for accommodation after yet another inundation as the municipality scrambles to solve the problem