Nobuhle Zondo penned her gratitude to her community and South Africans at large in a heartfelt Facebook post after finding her missing teenage daughter Naledi, who had been missing for four days. More on Briefly.
Patsy, a proud mom from Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, took to Twitter recently to praise her son who managed to beat his drug addiction. She said her son had three near-death experiences as a result of his habit. More on Briefly.
Ntombizamaswazi Shabalala owed the University of KwaZulu-Natal R5,918 and could not get her certificate until she cleared the amount. She appealed on Twitter for help, after which well-wishers fundraised for her.
John Gardener, a hilarious pensioner in KwaZulu-Natal, has become the talk of his retirement village after claiming he's the next 007. He said fans are already asking him for autographs. Read more about him on Briefly.
Smangele Gumede owns the 220-hectare Intathakusa farm in Nkwalini, KwaZulu-Natal. The farm produces various fruits, including lemons, grapefruits, oranges, and sugarcane. She supplies her produce both locally and abroad.
32-year-old Senamile Masango, from KwaNongoma in KwaZulu-Natal in KwaZulu-Natal, is a top nuclear scientist. However, she had to overcome numerous hurdles, including falling pregnant at the age of 16. More on Briefly.
KwaZulu-Natal's department of social development has dispatched social workers to offer counselling services to the 69-year-old gogo who was assaulted by a 19-year-old girl recently. Read more on Briefly.co.za.
South Africans are fundraising online to help five-year-old Boitumelo Ngidi, who sustained severe burns after accidentally falling into a bath of boiling water at her home in in Mpophomeni township, KwaZulu-Natal.
Speaking during a celebration to mark his 90th 90th birthday at the Exhibition Centre in Durban recently, Zulu Prince Mangosuthu Buthelezi said he has lived far longer than is usually the case. Read more on Briefly.
Women farmers in KwaZulu-Natal's uMgungundlovu District Municipality previously struggled to grow their crops due to the effects of climate change. A project by SANBI and UKZN is now helping them overcome poverty.
Alex and Uvruj Gwala are two young brothers from Kwangcolosi, KwaZulu-Natal, who are inspiring thousands of South Africans with their concern and kindness towards animals in need. Read more about them on Briefly.
Cabangile Mdluli, from KwaZulu-Natal, was just 14 years old when she had to become an adult and care for her three siblings. All they relied on was a R640 social grant. However, she excelled in school and is now at UCT.
Yoliswa and Xolani Gumede, from Ballito, KwaZulu-Natal, run a successful strawberry farming business and inspire thousands of South Africans in the process. They also create employment. Read more on Briefly.co.za.
Londiwe Ndlovu, from Cato Manor in KwaZulu-Natal, selflessly rescued an abandoned baby recently despite the risk of losing her new job. Fortunately, her employer understood when she checked in late for work. Read on Briefly.
@MissCOCO_rsa, a beautiful lady in Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal, revealed on Twitter recently that she's donating her stunning dress to a student for their matric dance. Tweeps praised her for the initiative. Read on Briefly.
Smanga is a 14-year-old animal volunteer in Amanzimtoti, KwaZulu-Natal. Some boys in his neighbourhood bully him for his volunteer work. They even burned down his tin shack. Well-wishers are rallying to help him.
Afrika Mkhangala is a successful young black farmer in Abaqulusi, KwaZulu-Natal. He farms spinach, cabbage, and beans. His farm supplies to local Spar outlets. Afrika's success has inspired many South Africans.
An unnamed gogo lives in a dilapidated shack in Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal province. A Twitter user shared her photos and said all she wants is an RDP house before she dies. Read more about it on Briefly.co.za.
31-year-old Senamile Masango, from KwaZulu-Natal, fell pregnant at the age of 19 and later lost her daughter. She overcame these challenges to become a leading nuclear physicist. She's now giving back via her foundation.
South Africa's government officially recognises seven kings and one queen spread throughout the country. They help to keep royalty and traditional culture alive. Briefly.co.za provides a brief background of each of them.
Pietermaritzburg businessman, Sanele Ngcobo, organised a lavish dinner party to mark King Goodwill Zwelithini's 70th birthday on 27 July. Highlights included the blood moon as well as Bayede-branded brandy. More on Briefly.
Loyal supporters of Jacob Zuma gathered to hold a night vigil outside of the Pietermaritzburg High Court on Thursday night. The event was attended by ANC supporters and a group made up of religious and business leaders.