Nivashni Nair Senior reporter

Nivashni Nair is a multiple award-winning journalist who has interviewed presidents and superstars and travelled throughout KwaZulu-Natal to find the untold stories of the ordinary South African. She has been the eyes and ears of the people during some of the country's major court cases and is always on the lookout for stories of the underdog, unconventional tales and "good" news.

Zandile Gumede’s corruption trial tentatively set for July 2022 Zandile Gumede’s corruption trial tentatively set for July 2022

It will be a year before ousted eThekwini mayor Zandile Gumede and 20 others stand trial for alleged fraud, corruption ...

Durban boy dies after TikTok 'sanitiser fire challenge' goes ... Durban boy dies after TikTok 'sanitiser fire challenge' goes wrong

A grade 7 pupil died from burns sustained when he attempted to mimic a video seen on a social media app, which showed ...

KZN launches vaccine roadshows as Covid-19 infections rise KZN launches vaccine roadshows as Covid-19 infections rise

KwaZulu-Natal health authorities have launched a series of province-wide roadshows to drum up public support for ...

KZN premier’s staffer stabbed to death outside her home KZN premier’s staffer stabbed to death outside her home

The body of Hlengiwe Alexia 'MaHadebe' Madlala, 39, an administrator in the premier’s communication unit, was found ...

Fully recovered Covid-19 patient discharged after 127 days in ... Fully recovered Covid-19 patient discharged after 127 days in Durban hospital

A Durban man who had been battling Covid-19 complications since December has been discharged after a 127-day hospital ...

KZN man killed in explosion while cleaning tanker KZN man killed in explosion while cleaning tanker

A man was killed and another injured in an industrial explosion at a cleaning service in Cliffdale in KwaZulu-Natal on ...

Passenger killed, several injured, as taxi overturns in Durban Passenger killed, several injured, as taxi overturns in Durban

Emer-G-Med spokesperson Kyle van Reenen said paramedics arrived on the scene just after 7am to find injured passengers ...

Thumbs up and Downer: Zuma specifically picked Mpofu to ... Thumbs up and Downer: Zuma specifically picked Mpofu to represent him

Dali Mpofu gets to work straight away, presenting special plea calling for removal of lead prosecutor Billy Downer

Dali Mpofu confirms he will represent Jacob Zuma at corruption ... Dali Mpofu confirms he will represent Jacob Zuma at corruption trial

Advocate Dali Mpofu has confirmed that he is representing former president Jacob Zuma on corruption and fraud charges ...

Zuma pleads not guilty, won’t disclose basis of defence in ... Zuma pleads not guilty, won’t disclose basis of defence in corruption trial

Former president Jacob Zuma has reserved his right to not disclose the basis of his defence against fraud and ...