The municipality says over a period of six months, vandalism and theft at just three facilities cost over R1 million.
KwaZulu-Natal Finance MEC Nomusa Dube-Ncube has conditionally approved and authorised the payment of salaries for workers and other allied municipal needs of Umkhanyakude District Municipality.
Data shows these sectors recorded the highest number of compensation fund claims, exceeding even the police and security services.
Minister in the Presidency for Women, Youth and Persons with Disabilities, Maite Nkoana-Mashabane, has called on all government departments and the private sector to give 40% of procurement to women owned businesses.
The alliance includes, the ANC, Cosatu, the South African Communist Party and the South African National Civic Organisation.
The bus driver was hit in the ankle while driving along the N2 near Borchards Quarry on Friday morning.
A Ginger Bhangwandas clothing store is among those looted and set alight during deadly unrest in South Africa this month.
An International Labour Organization (ILO) report has made a raft of recommendations to South Africa if it is to improve its Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) standards.
A government commissioned report has painted a grim picture of occupational health and safety standards in South Africa.
A panel led by Justice Dikgang Moseneke recommended polls not be moved later than February.
The earthquake was felt across the province just after 06:30 and lasted a few minutes.
Companies have also approached the South African Human Rights Commission for clarity and guidance on the matter.
Government is working around the clock to get businesses affected by looting and damage to property in parts of the country back on their feet and set South Africa on a path of economic growth.
A bus driver has been shot and wounded while travelling on the N-2 highway near Nyanga on the Cape Flats. Police Spokesperson, FC Van Wyk says they are probing the possibility that the incident is linked to the ongoing taxi violence in the Western Cape.
Although South Africa has reached and passed the peak of the third wave, there are provinces that are still on the upward trajectory particularly the Western Cape and KwaZulu-Natal.
Government has emphasised that the COVID-19 vaccination is a critical step to navigate South Africa towards herd immunity.
With the expected arrival of COVID-19 vaccine batches in the coming days, South Africa will soon be able to vaccinate one million people in three days.
Mpumalanga police have launched a manhunt for three people who hijacked and shot a police officer near Bushbuckridge.
A North West police officer has appeared in court on corruption charges after allegedly attempting to solicit a bride to make a case disappear.
Gauteng Premier David Makhura on Friday gave an update on the economic reconstruction and recovery plan for the province following violent looting and destruction that gripped parts of SA in July.
The Directorate for Priority Crime Investigation has warned the public about job scammers following the arrest of a 35-year-old suspected job scammer in Polokwane on Thursday.