(Nivashni Nair), Author at Latest News

Good Samaritan helps save drowning teens with a pink NSRI float

Good Samaritan rescued two drowning teens with the help of a National Maritime Rescue Institute (NSRI) pink lifebuoy that was stationed ashore by Emberton Way in Ballito, KwaZulu-Natal. NSRI Ballito station captain Mike Bishop said four teens were on boards in the surf when they may have been threatened by rip currents. Three teens got … Read more

UIF pays more than R21 million to workers affected by the July 2021 unrest

The Unemployment Insurance Fund (UIF) has paid out R21.8 million to more than 6,000 workers affected by the July 2021 unrest that gripped KwaZulu-Natal and Gauteng. UIF Commissioner Teboho Maruping said on Wednesday that the Temporary Financial Relief Program for Workers Affected by the Unrest (Wabu) was set up to help those whose workplaces have … Read more