Tuesday, September 29, 2020

Jenni Baxter

Jenni is the co-founder and chief editor of SAPeople.com, co-author of The Expat Confessions and co-parent of three gorgeous daughters. After graduating, she worked as a TV producer, political researcher and journalist in South Africa, before moving to London to interview movie stars for international magazines and to tackle British teen angst for London Weekend Television. She has also lived in Australia, and currently lives in France. Jenni is happiest paddle boarding on the Med or sipping rooibos in the bush in Africa. Contact jen@sapeople.com

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Mpumalanga Families Finally have WATER Thanks to SA Expat’s Generosity

Here's the latest update from Allemansdrift B (in Mpumalanga, South Africa) where over 600 families were facing starvation until the kind intervention of strangers...
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Second Earthquake in 24 Hours Strikes Western Cape, South Africa

A second earthquake has been recorded in the Western Cape this morning, Sunday 27 September 2020. It has also transpired that the rattling windows...
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Princess Charlene Shines at Monte Carlo Gala to Honour Sting for Conservation

Princess Charlene of Monaco sparkled in silver at a fundraising gala on Thursday evening, 24 September, besides stars that included Sting, Johnny Depp, Naomi...

How SA Expat Discovered Durban Doc was Her Dad and Secretly Fathered Hundreds

A South African expat, living in Australia, has spoken this week about how shocked she was at 51 to discover she was not only...
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Mystery Solved of Hundreds of Elephants Dying Suddenly in Botswana

The mystery of why hundreds of elephants (over 300) have been suddenly dying in Botswana - some literally dropping dead on their faces -...
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WATCH Papua New Guinea Celebrates Independence Day with HUGE Jerusalema Dance

While President Cyril Ramaphosa has urged South Africans to proudly celebrate Heritage Day - on Thursday 24 September - by taking on the Jerusalema...

WATCH Hilarious Spoof of ‘My Octopus Teacher’, SA Doc on Netflix

South Africans have been fiercely proud of 'My Octopus Teacher', the breathtaking documentary filmed in South Africa that's currently enjoying popularity on Netflix internationally....

Johannesburg Anaesthetist Dr Munshi, on Bail, Gunned Down in Gauteng

Johannesburg anaesthetist Dr Abdulhay Munshi - whose court case regarding the death of a young boy was recently postponed to November - was reportedly...

WATCH South African Classmates Pitch In To Help Matric Friend

Classmates at a school in Cape Town, South Africa, are inspiring the nation with their kind gesture for a friend in need. Seventeen-year-old Tashreeq Doovey,...
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Human Rights Legend George Bizos Dies at 92

George Bizos, who advocated for human rights and defended poor people throughout his life, has passed away at the age of 92, from natural...