Witnesses say that about ten shots were fired by the suspects, and the beloved KZN taxi owner died at the scene.
She was a South African artist, designer and businesswoman with a globally recognised brand.
The hedge fund manager was denied bail last month after appearing at a New York court charged with one count of sex trafficking of minors and one count of conspiracy to commit sex trafficking of minors. 
The mayor was alerted to the arrest of ten people who are alleged to have stolen diesel directly from the city’s metro buses.
His departure due to strategic differences will be an ‘amicable separation’, says a board member.
The league will be replaced for now by a task team including Malusi Gigaba, Faith Muthambi, and Nomvula Mokonyane.

Sam Meyiwa passes on five years after Senzo’s murder

The slain Bafana star’s father’s health suffered a bad turn, with the murder remaining unsolved.

Penny Sparrow dies from cancer

Sparrow drew the attention of the nation when she took to social media and described black beach-going South Africans as illiterate monkeys.

Stun grenade detonated at Pietermaritzburg City Hall

The explosion occurred while city administrator Sbu Sithole was delivering his report back address on Monday morning.

SA musical legend Johnny Clegg passes away

Clegg had been battling pancreatic cancer since 2015.

ANC veteran Ike Maphoto passes away

His passing at the age of 88 has been confirmed by a family spokesperson.

Duduzane Zuma found not guilty of culpable homicide

Magistrate Tebogo Thupaatlase ruled that any reasonable man in the accused’s position could not have prevented the accident.

Springbok legend James Small dies of heart attack

The former Springbok winger and Rugby World Cup winner has died at 50.

Warrant of arrest issued for Babes and Mampintsha

The pair failed to show up at a court appearance relating to Wodumo’s assault charges against her boyfriend.

Armed robbers storm shop in Glen Acres Shopping Centre

No injuries were reported, but the suspects got away with cellphones and an undisclosed amount of cash.

Ethiopian army chief, regional president killed in unrest

A ‘hit squad’ led by Amhara’s security chief Asaminew Tsige burst into a meeting on Saturday, injuring regional president Ambachew Mekonnen and another top official, who both died of their wounds.

Trillian ordered to pay Eskom R600 million

The power utility maintained they never had any contract with them, never owed them a cent, and that no work was done for the money paid to them.

Fuel price drop on the cards for July

This is based on data which comes 12 days into the 28-day cycle and after five consecutive fuel price increases. 

Derek Hanekom becomes latest MP to resign from parliament

The former tourism minister has reportedly resigned due to being offered a position in the presidency.

Bathabile Dlamini resigns as MP

In a letter, she took the opportunity to thank the ANC for allowing her to ’serve the nation’, but lamented that she was made to be a scapegoat.




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