Karoo Keepsakes Goes to Franschhoek

The Franschhoek Literary Festival is one of the Groot Menere of all South African litfests. As authors of the Karoo Keepsakes series, my wife...

More awards for South Africa’s Felix

South African feel-good movie Felix has added to its long list of accolades by winning three more awards at international film festivals in March and April. The...

South African’s Painting Fetches Over a Million Pounds in London

A fabulously evocative and vibrant South African painting sold for over a million pounds in London this week! 'Zanzibar Woman' by Irma Stern (1894-1966)...
Mark Gevisser

Lost and Found in Johannesburg

I must confess that I’d never read much of Mark Gevisser before someone at work in New York brought me this book because it...

Exclusive Interview with JACK PAROW as he launches new album and...

In the week that Jack Parow's latest album Nag van die Lang Pette is released, debuting at Number 1 on iTunes South Africa - he...

Film tackles Winnie Mandela’s life story

Winnie Mandela, a film about the personal and political life of the activist and ex-wife of former South African president Nelson Mandela, will open...

Of gangsters, bad cops and taking on Hollywood

Casting real life gangsters in iNumber Number was a clever move; it turns the feature film into a believable slice of life that has caught the...
The Pavement Bookworm, South Africa

The Unlikely Story of The Pavement Bookworm

A wonderful story of inspiration is unfolding in Empire Road and other streets of Johannesburg where a well-known South African storyteller has discovered an...

South African Author Wins Best World Children’s Book Award!

South African author Anita Pouroulis has won one of children's publishing's top awards for her picture book 'Oh, What a Tangle'.  The former primary school teacher...

Blomkamp movie starts filming in South Africa

Sigourney Weaver is the latest big-name star to join the cast of Chappie, Neill Blomkamp's movie about a kidnapped robot. Production started in Johannesburg...

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Coming Up on Carte Blanche: The Women Behind Stroop, Assassinations and...

This week Carte Blanche investigates the questionable ethics of transporting South African Livestock overseas, the women behind the movie Stroop and more! You can...

What Will the NHI Really Mean for South African Tax Payers?...

Since the National Health Insurance (NHI) Bill was introduced to Parliament, bringing it a step closer to reality, SAPeople has been inundated with concerned...
SA Expat Tax

SA ‘Expat Tax’ Answers to FAQ South Africans Working Abroad Need...

As March 2020 approaches, when SA 'Expat Tax' is due to be implemented, we've been inundated with questions from South Africans working abroad. Here...