The board of Mhlathuze water has
terminated the contract of employment of its Chief Executive, Mr Sibusiso
This follows his suspension by the
previous Board in the year 2015 following a forensic investigation against him
which revealed findings of impropriety as well as tender irregularities against
Further findings of allegations of
misconduct against Mr Makhanya were brought to the attention of the current
Board which led to his immediate dismissal.
communications manager, Siyabonga Maphumulo says, the board wishes Mr Makhanya
well in his future endeavors.
Eshowe police are urging anyone that might
have information on the whereabouts of a reported missing woman from KwaKhoza
reserve, outside Eshowe.
20 year-old Nokwanda Philile Shandu
allegedly went missing on the 12th of January 2019 after leaving her
homestead to attend the ANC manifesto launch at Moses Mabhida stadium in
Durban. King Cetshwayo police cluster, police spokesperson Captain Mdlalose
says, it is alleged that Shandu went swimming with an unknown man, leaving her
clothes and cellphone with her friends who waited for her until late before
reporting the matter.
In a separate incident, a 24 year-old
woman from Ward 5 in Nseleni went missing after separating with her companions
while exiting rhe Moses Mabhida stadium. The woman also disappeared on the 12th
of Januaury 2019.
Captaian Mdlalose has urged people to be
careful when travelling and to notify others when moving from place to place.
He condemned those who disappear with men without communicating with their
relatives as this leads to them being reported to the police unnecessarily.
uMhlathuze Municipality has partaken in
another great initiative within the community that will benefit Ntambanana
The municipality has begun constructing a
multi-purpose community hall in Mancence is in Ward 33, in Ntambanana, outside
Empangeni. The structuring of this facility is said to be completed by the end
of March 2019 as the walls are already up, with the construction company
currently working on the roof. It is reported that 70% of the structural work
has been completed which includes the guard house and the fencing.
communications manager, Mr Mduduzi Ncalane says, the community requested the hall
from the municipality and they have delivered. He also highlighted that they
have many other projects in the pipelines that will benefit the community that
they will reveal soon.
A murder case has been opened at the Nyoni
police station following the death of an office clerk of the Sundumbili police
Nyoni police are investigating the murder
after the deceased torched vehicle and charred remains were discovered on
Wednesday morning. The victim’s family had reported him missing as he was last
seen on Tuesday. Ilembe Cluster police spokesperson, Constable Sibusiso
Khuzwayo says, the victim was discovered tied up and burnt near his vehicle.