Category: Opinion

Powerships: A Solution to Load Shedding?

Are Powerships the solution to Load Shedding in South Africa? POWERSHIPS: The quick-floating power station solution.The reality of several years of load shedding is dawning on South Africans as the completion dates of Eskom’s Medupi, Kusile and Ingula power stations…

Haunted House – Westbrook Beach

The Incredible Story behind the Westbrook Beach Haunted House How many of you have driven past this landmark or visited this amazing house filled with mystery, history and graffiti? Over the past few weeks many people have been discussing their…

Nightlife In Durban Gets Reviewed

Durban’s Nightlife To Get A Revamp  After Survey Results Show A Need To Improve It’s Offerings! Durban Tourism will be looking at ways to improve the nightlife offerings in Durban after a sample survey indicated that only 20% of tourists…

Reconciliation And Why We Celebrate It

Today As Many Celebrate The Public Holiday, The Day Of Reconciliation Holds An Important Message For South Africans! Kwa-Zulu Natal is is a integral part of this days history, as on this day in 1838, the Battle Of Blood River…

Job-Seekers Flock To Durban

Durban’s Booming Economy Has Encouraged Many Job-Seekers To Flock To The City. However, Durban Is Struggling To Support These New Residents As The Numbers Increase! Recent reports show that between 3000 – 4000 job-seekers are arriving in the City Of…

Marijuana Legalization – What Is Your View?

It is a Multi Billion Dollar Industry. Should Durban Look at Legalising it? On November 12 – 14 2014 the sold out National Marijuana Business Conference and Expo was held with over 2500 industry professionals and traders in Las Vegas.  The…

Road-Rage Incidents On The Rise

Alarmingly Violent Road-Rage Incidents Are Rising In Durban With Many Claiming Lives. How Do We Keep Ourselves Safe On The Roads! Over the last few weeks, media headlines have been dominated by stories of violent road-rage incidents that have claimed…

Traffic-Laws Amended To Save Lives

Traffic-Laws Have Been Amended To Come Into Effect From Next Year To Reduce Road Carnage On South African Roads The 22nd amended regulations to the National Road Traffic Act (NRTA) has included major changes for all road users. Some of…

Playhouse Theatre – Throwback Thursday

The Playhouse Theatre Is A Landmark Of Culture And History In Durban. Our Throwback Thursday Is Dedicated To This Monument Of Durban’s History! One of Durban’s historic landmarks, this building started out as a picture palace 1896 and was rebuilt…

Berea Rovers Contest Liverpool Academy

Berea Rovers Appeal To The Municipality To Not Shut Down Their Doors To Make Way For The Multi Million Rand Liverpool Academy In Durban! The Berea Rovers are appealing for public support as they face losing the premises they have…

Ban On Dogs If Owners Dont Clean Up!

Dog Owners Asked To Clean Up And Keep The Promenade Beautiful To Avoid Ban An increase of protests by many residents in the uMhlanga area have reached the uMhlanga UIP (Urban Improvement Precinct) regarding dog owners taking their four-legged friends…

Australia vs Durban

Councillor Duncan Du Bois writes about how living in Australia and New Zealand compares to Durban. Should I Immigrate? When we read about all the things going wrong, this thought often crosses our mind. This incredible article was tweeted to…

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