Residents of Birchleigh, Norkem Park, Glen Marais and Allen Grove will be without power from 9am until 9pm on Thursday.
After quite a battle to catch the slippery serpent from a property, Nick Evans was triumphant.
An irate resident allegedly planted a two-metre tree, which has since been removed, in Rietfontein on Monday night.
The KZN Blind and Deaf Society plans to ensure that disabled residents in KZN are not being discriminated against.
The informal recyclers, who operate by the roadside, are to be moved to more formal places where they can conduct their business without harming the environment.
The majority of the new recruits will be deployed in Bonteheuwel, Bishop Lavis, and Valhalla Park.

Local News Uncollected firearm licences ‘gathering dust’ at Pretoria police station

About 500 uncollected licenses are currently at the Silverton police station, which means firearm owners may be operating without licenses.

Local News Man born without arms graduates from university

The young man has displayed nothing but dedication and persistence to reach his goals.

Local News Hammanskraal protest to close roads for a week

A pamphlet doing the rounds says roads in the area would be blocked from Monday until Friday.

Local News Western Cape community receives electricity

Councillors urge residents to become active citizens and to be ‘anti-vandalism ambassadors for the city’.

Local News WATCH: Planet Fitness workers hailed heroes after saving man from drowning

Planet Fitness celebrated the two men by awarding them with cash and goodies, as well as some instructive courses.

Local News Plettenberg Bay woman commits suicide at shopping centre

The woman arrived at the shopping centre and told a taxi driver she was going to the bathroom, before jumping from the building.

Local News Young man found hanging in Yeoville

Police said the deceased looked as though his belt caught on a spikey fence, and he got strangled by his T-shirt, but an inquest docket has been opened.

Local News Streets of Tshwane CBD closed for State of City address

Various streets around Tshwane House will be closed for a parade before proceedings start at midday.

Local News More than 240 Pikitup drivers complete defensive driving course

The course was offered free to Pikitup emloyees through a partnership agreement between Pikitup and the Road Accident Fund (RAF).

Local News Some Knysna residents threaten to boycott elections over water meter installation

Hornlee residents were called upon not to vote for any of the parties who voted for prepaid water meters in ‘only non- white areas’.

Local News Water manager declares Vryheid’s tap water safe

It has been confirmed that the chemical composition of the tap water is in compliance with safe water standards.

Local News Fracas in Mpumalanga with men claiming to be ‘Mabuza’s special force’

Barberton police refused to open a case, Mpumalanga police have not confirmed or denied the incident, and Mbombela police failed to open a case.

Local News Alex businessman builds toilet for a 96-year-old granny

Local philanthropist Linda Twala says he couldn’t take the pain he felt when he saw her struggling.

Local News Fire razes 100-year-old Dutch Reformed church near Cape Town

The historic church in Redelingshuys was on fire early on Tuesday morning.


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