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KZN dam levels remain steady

A weekly status report of reservoirs in KwaZulu-Natal shows a minimal decline of the province’s dam levels from last week’s 65.5% to 65.4% this week.   In a statement on Wednesday, the Department of Water and Sanitation said the province’s … read more

Load shedding pushed to Stage 4

Eskom has started implementing load shedding Stage 4 from 13:00 this afternoon until 05:00 on Friday and then it will be downgraded to Stage 2 until 05:00 on Saturday.   This comes after the power utility announced on Sunday that … read more

KZN new COVID-19 infections remain low

KwaZulu-Natal Premier Sihle Zikalala says the provincial government is pleased and relieved that the rate of new infections in the province remains relatively low, even though it fluctuates up and down. “The number of confirmed COVID–19 cases currently stand at … read more

KZN to roll out Councillor Orientation Programmme

KwaZulu-Natal has scheduled to roll out two capacity building programmes aimed at inducting and orientating councillors to their new roles and responsibilities, post the local government elections. Speaking during a virtual media briefing on recent developments in the province on … read more