Suthentira Govender Senior reporter

Suthentira Govender is a seasoned reporter with more than 20 years' experience in print and more recently digital journalism. During her 18 years at the Sunday Times, she has cut her teeth as a reporter under the guidance of experienced newshounds. She has a passion for telling provocative human interest stories, enjoys unpacking research and loves the occasional quirky story to delight and entertain audiences and readers.

Visually impaired KZN woman rescued from burning home Visually impaired KZN woman rescued from burning home

A 69-year-old pensioner was plucked from her burning home by rescuers in Redcliffe, north of Durban, on Thursday.

Covid-19 has halted exodus of SA's dollar millionaires — for now Covid-19 has halted exodus of SA's dollar millionaires — for now

SA has lost about 4,000 dollar millionaires to countries like the UK, Australia and US in the past 10 years

Elderly man struck by vehicle while crossing busy KZN highway Elderly man struck by vehicle while crossing busy KZN highway

An elderly man is fighting for his life after being struck by a vehicle on the N2 near Ballito on Tuesday.

South Africans with heart diseases neglecting treatment because ... South Africans with heart diseases neglecting treatment because of Covid-19

The Heart and Stroke Foundation SA is concerned that South Africans suffering from cardiovascular diseases are not ...

'Robber' dies after shoot-out with KZN police 'Robber' dies after shoot-out with KZN police

A robbery suspect has died after he was involved in a shoot-out with police in Ladysmith on Friday.

Durban man bust with R120,000 worth of rock cocaine Durban man bust with R120,000 worth of rock cocaine

A Durban man, allegedly on a drug distribution run, was bust by police with a consignment of rock cocaine with an ...

KZN education dept slams 'fake' circular KZN education dept slams 'fake' circular

The KwaZulu-Natal education department has dismissed a circular permitting the resumption of the use of schools for ...

Cape Town woman rescued after falling off jetty at Strand Beach Cape Town woman rescued after falling off jetty at Strand Beach

A Cape Town woman was saved by a National Sea Rescue Institute team after she fell off a jetty at Strand Beach on ...

'Unidentified object' sighted in Knysna lagoon turns out to be ... 'Unidentified object' sighted in Knysna lagoon turns out to be boat roof

A National Sea Rescue Institute team in Knysna was dispatched on Friday evening after residents reported sighting an ...

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