A man believed to be running a ponzi scheme in Ladysmith in the KwaZulu-Natal midlands has fled allegedly with millions of rand belonging to unsuspecting victims.
Two people have been shot and killed at Ezakheni outside Ladysmith in the KwaZulu-Natal midlands.
The South African Weather Service has issued a warning that more severe hail storms and strong winds may hit the Ladysmith area in western KwaZulu-Natal on Thursday afternoon.
Scores of families have been left destitute and some injured following a heavy storm Saturday night at Ladysmith in KwaZulu-Natal.
Taps are running dry in the Uthukela District Municipality in northern KwaZulu-Natal. This has left people of Ladysmith and nearby areas to go without water after the municipality started implementing water restrictions.