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Faatimah Hendricks

South Africans Should Stop Whining and Take Action

A famous and all-time favourite quote by Mahatma Gandhi: “Be the change that you wish to see in the world”. There couldn't be a...

To My Fellow South Africans…

To My Fellow South Africans We have come a long way. There is hope for change, hope to be a better nation, a nation where...

2018 Super Rugby

The 2018 Super Rugby kicks off on the 17th of February. The competition boasts 15 teams from 5 different countries. Three teams have been...

Brave Blitzboks Fall to Fiji in Hamilton Final, New Zealand

A 17-5 halftime lead wasn’t enough to help South Africa’s Blitzboks retain their Hamilton Sevens title in New Zealand on Sunday. A great comeback by...
johnny clegg

Johnny Clegg’s Poignant and Personal Final Journey

Johnny Clegg was never going to bow out quietly. Despite battling cancer, he felt he owed his fans a proper farewell, and for the...
supermoon

Look Up At The Super Blue Blood Full Moon Jan. 31 – What You’ll...

During the early hours of Jan. 31, there will be a full moon, a total lunar eclipse, a blue moon and a supermoon –...
kenya

A Year of Illusions: Five Things we Learnt about Democracy in Africa in 2017

The last twelve months have been a confusing time for African democracy. We have seen coups that didn’t look like coups and elections that...

Telescopes in South Africa will Peel Back the Universe’s Secrets from 2018

One of the world’s largest collaborative science projects is about to enter its most exciting year yet. This will see researchers in a remote...
Bainskloof fire South Africa

Valiant Fire Crews Unable to Contain Bainskloof Valley Fire in Gusting Conditions

A fire that started mid-morning on Saturday in the Bainskloof Valley quickly spread due to high velocity winds and challenging undulating terrain. I spent...

First Ever Heritage Plaque in Dube Township

An historic moment occurred last month when a Johannesburg City Heritage blue plaque, in honour of the legendary boxing trainer and promotor Theo Mthembu,...