His Majesty King Zwelithini to give virtual address for uMkhosi wesivivane | Isambane News

His Majesty King Zwelithini to give virtual address for uMkhosi wesivivane | Isambane News

 His Majesty King Zwelithini Goodwill KaBhekuzulu will tomorrow Saturday, 08 August 2020, deliver a virtual address to commemorate Umkhozi Wesivivane to celebrate Women’s Month.  His Majesty, accompanied by MEC for Arts Culture Sport and Recreation Hlengiwe Mavimbela and MEC for Social Development Nonhlanhla Khoza will deliver 300 food parcels to homesteads of women who would have attended uMkhosi Wesivivane in Nongoma, Uundi and Ingwavuma.  Due to Covid-19 lockdown regulations which prohibits gatherings to prevent the spread of the virus, this year’s event had to be cancelled. Instead His Majesty will…

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Health Minister gives KZN the thumbs up | Isambane News

Health Minister gives KZN the thumbs up | Isambane News

Health Minister Dr Zweli Mkhize has heaped praise on the KZN Department of Health for managing to create capacity expeditiously, to help the province cope with the COVID – 19 epidemic. The Minister is on a two-day visit to KZN to inspect the province’s state of readiness. The Minister’s tour kicked off at Edendale Hospital, where he expressed his satisfaction with the standard of the flu clinic. He then moved to Richmond Hospital, which has, within just months, been converted from a TB facility into a state-of-the-art COVID – 19…

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One suspect nabbed for selling liquor at Osizweni | Isambane News

One suspect nabbed for selling liquor at Osizweni  | Isambane News

An Intelligence Driven Operation was conducted on Wednesday 22-07-2020  in the morning  with the assistance of Osizweni Crime Prevention members and Osizweni Reservist members  the said members were following  an information regarding Drug cases and other cases at Osizweni Policing area. On Wednesday 22-07-2020 in the morning the said the said members proceeded to a certain  at Section (A) at Osizweni area, when they reached the public road next to the Road House Tuck Shop the said members spotted a certain motor vehicle upon searching the said car the said members recovered…

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Sexual misconduct by educators must be met with the full might of the law | Isambane News

Sexual misconduct by educators must be met with the full might of the law | Isambane News

Reports that two teachers at Umlazi Comprehensive High School have been suspended for sexual misconduct after allegedly being involved with a learner are of deep concern to the Democratic Alliance. The incident is an alarming indication of the abuse of power and illicit conduct that exists within our schools – a fact supported by figures released by the South African Council of Educators (SACE) last year which showed that KwaZulu-Natal (KZN) has one of the highest numbers of sexual offences within schools. While the DA welcomes the suspension of the…

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KwaMashu murder suspects in custody |Isambane News

KwaMashu murder suspects in custody |Isambane News

In the early hours of today, police officers from KwaMashu SAPS made a breakthrough when they arrested six murder suspects aged between 17 and 31. It is alleged that on 26 July 2020 at 16:00,Renaldo Naidu, 20, was found with gunshot and stab wounds on his body along Dumisane Makhaye Highway at Siyanda. He was rushed to a local clinic where he was certified dead on arrival. A case of murder was opened at KwaMashu police station for investigation. The team worked tirelessly to solve this murder and the investigation led…

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Bakhala ngolayini omude wokuholela isibonelelo sikaR350 sabantu abangasebenzi ePost office | Isambane News

Bakhala ngolayini omude wokuholela isibonelelo sikaR350 sabantu abangasebenzi ePost office | Isambane News

Njengoba iSizwe sihlaselwe ubhubhane lweCovid-19,uHulumeni waseNingizimu Africa weza nohlelo olubizwa ngeCovid-19 Social Relief of Distress Grant ngenhloso yokulekelela abantu abangasebenzi kulesikhathi esinzima se-Covid-19. Ukuze ukwazi ukuthola lemali kwakufanele uyobhalisa kwaSouth African Social Security Agency (Sassa),uhlinzeke ngenombolo yakho kamazisi, eyasebhange nemininingwane yokuxhumana. Abahlali baseNewcastle bakhala ngolayini omude wokuholela isibonelelo semali ka R350 ePost Office,bathi lolayini ugoqana sanyoka,uzungeze izitolo kuze kungahambeki,imigqa mide kakhulu kuze kuphele usuku umile,kuze kuphoqeleke ukuthi uze ubuyele ekhaya ungaholile,kanti abanye baze baduve ngaphandle kwamahhovisi asePost Office ubusuku bonke ukuze bezoba ngabokuqala ukuhola uma sekuvulwa ekuseni. Njengoba iningi labantu…

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Carjacker nabbed with fiream | Isambane News

Carjacker nabbed with fiream | Isambane News

Last night at 22:00, a meter taxi driver was traveling on the R103 in Roosboom transporting two passengers. He stopped at Roosboom and whilst waiting for them to pay, one of the passengers strangled him. At gunpoint, they robbed him of his vehicle, cash, cellphone and a portable radio. The carjacking was reported at Ladysmith SAPS for police intervention. In the early hours of this morning at 01:00, Greenwood Park police officers followed up information regarding the suspects involved in the carjacking in Ladysmith. They proceeded to the Boxwood informal settlement…

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Drug operations continue to reap good results | Isambane News

Drug operations continue to reap good results | Isambane News

Operations conducted by police officers from the Provincial Drug and Firearm Unit continue to bear fruit when they nabbed two suspects in possession of drugs in the Umkomaas. The operation was carried out yesterday at 15:00 on Sandelwood Street, V Section where a 27-year-old man was found in possession of drugs. He was found in possession of 31 pieces of rock cocaine and 22 tablets of mandrax. A follow up operation was also conducted near Ultra City where a 36-year-old man was also nabbed with drugs in his possession. He was found…

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The South African Revenue Service (SARS) has announced that over 3 million individual taxpayers will not have to file tax returns due to the organisation’s auto-assessments | Isambane News

The South African Revenue Service (SARS) has announced that over 3 million individual taxpayers will not have to file tax returns due to the organisation’s auto-assessments | Isambane News

The South African Revenue Service (SARS) has announced that over 3 million individual taxpayers will not have to file tax returns due to the organisation’s auto-assessments. Edward Kieswetter Sars commissioner The assessments will be done over August. Commissioner Edward Kieswetter held a media briefing in Midrand on Thursday. “From the first to the 31st of August we are happy to launch a mass launch of our auto assessment process, which means that about 3.1 million individual SMS’s will be sent out and it will advise you of an assessment we…

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SASSA Introduces Payment Method Changes for COVID-19 Grant | Isambane News

SASSA Introduces Payment Method Changes for COVID-19 Grant | Isambane News

SASSA presents beneficiaries of the COVID-19 grant with an opportunity to receive their grants at their chosen and convenient outlets. Beneficiaries can now change from one payment method to another. They can change from receiving their grant at the Post Office to a bank account of their choice or vice versa. They also have the flexibility to move from one bank to another. In order to achieve this, SASSA is opening its system for approved citizens to update the channel through which payment should be made. This will be open…

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