Hawks raid Hillcrest and Waterfall homes for eThekwini officials in R200m saga

Durban – The Directorate for Priority Crime Investigation (Hawks) along with the Assets Forfeiture Unit swooped on the houses of various municipal officials who are believed to be involved in corruption worth an estimated R200 million. The Daily News confirmed the raids happened simultaneously at least at three properties during the early hours on Thursday.… Continue reading Hawks raid Hillcrest and Waterfall homes for eThekwini officials in R200m saga

‘Litigation looms’ if Durban Metro billing system problems persist

Durban – The stability of eThekwini Municipality’s Revenue Management System (RMS) remained uncertain, the city’s Audit Committee report has warned. In its assessment of the first and second quarters of the 2019/20 financial year, the committee said it has not been possible for the city to determine water losses for the period under review. During… Continue reading ‘Litigation looms’ if Durban Metro billing system problems persist

Fireworks only allowed for this 30 minute period in eThekwini – How to report abuse

Durban – While the public is hyped for the approaching New Year’s eve celebrations, pet owners’ worries mount as they fear the worst for their furry friends. Anti-fireworks advocates have only managed to force the eThekwini Municipality to reduce the impact, not a total ban of the fireworks. eThekwini Municipal bylaw guidelines now only allow… Continue reading Fireworks only allowed for this 30 minute period in eThekwini – How to report abuse