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  1. Council to recognize athletes, approve annual action planRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Rocky Mount Telegram

    Rocky Mount City Council will discuss a variety of topics at the 5 p.m. Committee of the Whole meeting Monday, including an update on Rocky Mount Mills, public safety reports for the fire and police departments as well as a financial report from the second quarter of the fiscal year. After the Committee of the Whole meeting, the council will take a picture with the SouthWest Edgecombe High School football team and then recognize the young athletes at the 7 p.m. meeting for finishing the regular season with a 10-1 record then falling to the undefeated Kinston team in the Eastern Regional finals.

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  2. Durban tycoon loses case to gated estateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Iol.co.za

    A property tycoon has lost his legal battle to overthrow what he says are "draconian" rules - involving speed limits and fines and access for domestic workers and contractors - at the Mount Edgecombe housing estate where he lives and owns several properties. In a judgment further entrenching the rights of homeowner associations on gated estates to make and enforce laws for good community living, Durban High Court Acting Judge Ian Topping ruled that Niemesh Singh had "contractually bound himself to live within a controlled environment" and the specific rules he complained about were lawful.

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  3. Security guard killed in gang ambushRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Iol.co.za

    Police are hunting for a gang who shot dead a security guard and wounded another in an ambush near a Mount Edgecombe supermarket on Thursday. The tragedy occurred at about 9.15am when the driver of an Isuzu van was driving along Flanders Drive towards the M41 North intersection.

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  4. Guard killed in cigarette bakkie heistRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Iol.co.za

    A security guard was shot dead and another wounded when armed robbers stole the bakkie loaded with cigarettes that they were escorting in Durban on Thursday. Police spokeswoman Nqobile Gwala said that an Isuzu bakkie loaded with cigarettes was driving along Flanders Drive in Mount Edgecombe when three armed men stopped in front of the bakkie.

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  5. Families given their Cornubia keysRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2015 | Iol.co.za

    This year's festive season has brought joy to more than 100 families who were handed keys to their homes in Cornubia, near Mount Edgecombe, by the eThekwini Municipality after living in transit camps for years. Mayor James Nxumalo visited the families to inspect the state of their homes and give assurances that the area, which is still not fully developed, would soon be electrified and have access roads.

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  6. Urban Development Corporation gets no bid for SeasideRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2015 | The Gleaner

    ... target for this fiscal year. Other properties it intends to divest this fiscal year include land at Mount Edgecombe, Westmoreland; Cardiff Hall, St Ann; and Old Harbour, St Catherine. At the same time, the UDC said it aims to spend $1.4 billion on ...

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  7. Black cane growers walk outRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2015 | Iol.co.za

    ... at the expense of small scale growers. At an annual meeting at the association's offices in Kwa-Shukela, Mount Edgecombe on November 25, all the small scale farmers walked out, complaining that issues affecting them were not on the agenda. Relations ...

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  8. .com | Cops probe Durban hotel murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2015 | News24

    ... comment at the time of publishing. In another incident, a man was shot and killed by a security guard at the Mount Edgecombe railway station on Wednesday night. "A man in his thirties was fatally shot allegedly by a security guard at a railway ...

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  9. I'm heartbroken ... Holness dismayed by death of 6-year-old boyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2015 | The Gleaner

    ... crime. The mutilated body of the six-year-old boy who was reported missing on Sunday was found in a gully in Mount Edgecombe district, St Ann yesterday. "I am heartbroken, just the other day it was a one-year-old baby who was shot and killed ...

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  10. Mutilated body of missing six-year-old boy found in St AnnRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2015 | The Gleaner

    The mutilated body of a six-year-old boy who was reported missing has been found in a gully in Mount Edgecombe district, St Ann. The Runaway Bay Police say Daniel's body was found by residents of Mount Edgecombe about 4:15 yesterday afternoon.

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  11. No value for money - Auditor general slams HAJ for poor governance practicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2015 | The Gleaner

    ... a $600-million advance for incomplete works. The developments, which were undertaken in Belle Air and Mount Edgecombe in St Ann and Luana Gardens in St Elizabeth, should have provided 260 two-bedroom houses, 397 one-bedroom houses, 280 ...

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  12. Murder plot had a 'Plan B'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2015 | Iol.co.za

    Mount Edgecombe businesswoman Nalin Naidu was supposed to have been killed in the pharmacy she ran with her husband, Seelan. The plan was for the two hired men to the enter the pharmacy in Bellair, walk in and kill her.

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  13. Major eThekwini projects stalledRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2015 | Iol.co.za

    ... included "delays" in the awarding of tenders, citing examples such as the Cornubia housing project near Mount Edgecombe. "There were also delays in finalising the alternative technology programme but the BAC (bids adjudication committee) has given ...

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  14. Nalin Naidu murder plot had a 'Plan B'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2015 | Iol.co.za

    Mount Edgecombe businesswoman Nalin Naidu was supposed to have been killed in the pharmacy she ran with her husband, Seelan. The plan was for the two hired men to the enter the pharmacy in Bellair, walk in and kill her.

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  15. Bridge collapse victim's family destituteRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2015 | Iol.co.za

    ... He said he had gone to Myeni's funeral to pay his respects. KwaZulu-Natal businessman Adrian Doodnath, of Mount Edgecombe, had also died in the incident and was buried two weeks ago. Myeni was laid to rest last week. The National Union of ...

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  16. Third guilty plea in murder-for-hire caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2015 | Iol.co.za

    Exactly a year after Mount Edgecombe businesswoman Nalin Naidu was killed, a third person has pleaded guilty for her role in her murder. Maria Kholekile Sithole had entered into a plea and sentence agreement with the State and on Thursday pleaded guilty before Durban Regional Court magistrate, Anand Maharaj, on a charge of conspiracy to commit murder.

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  17. Court orders MTN to switch phones back onRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2015 | Iol.co.za

    ... were not served at MTN's head office. It looks like the court documents were served at an MTN office in Mount Edgecombe, which is not acquainted with handling of court papers. We have reconnected the SIM cards and MTN will present its case in court ...

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  18. Mom sees robbers beat up daughterRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2015 | Iol.co.za

    ... I thought my mother was shot but she was outside screaming for help," Sherine said. The car was found at a Mount Edgecombe shopping centre parking lot by the vehicle tracking unit 10 minutes after the robbery was reported. Her personalised number ...

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  19. Bridge collapse: family upset at zero assistanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2015 | Iol.co.za

    ... over 3 000 people bid another victim of the incident, Adrian Doodnath, 28, farewell at a ceremony in Mount Edgecombe in KwaZulu-Natal. Meanwhile, Murray & Roberts have confirmed that they put the final section of the support structure in place on ...

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  20. Thousands mourn bridge collapse victimRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2015 | Iol.co.za

    ... businessman Adrian Doodnath, 28, gathered to bid him farewell on Saturday in a Jehovah's Witness ceremony in Mount Edgecombe. Doodnath was with his wife, mother, father Ashley Doodnath, and cousin Jason Perumal when the Toyota Fortuner in which they ...

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