South Africans queue to say goodbye to Mandela

Madiba’s journey home to his village of Qunu, where he will be buried on Sunday, began at 1 Military Hospital in Pretoria on Tuesday...

Farewell Nelson Mandela – President Zuma Addresses the Nation

South Africa's beloved Tata  Madiba - Nelson Mandela - has sadly passed away today, 5th December 2013, at the age of 95...leaving a legacy...
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Zuma Signs Protection of Personal Info Bill

It was announced today, by the South African President's Office, that President Zuma has signed into law the Protection of Personal Information Bill. According to...
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Two Sides: A Safari Operator Speaks Out on Melissa Bachman Debacle

In response to the outrage sparked by photos of American TV celebrity Melissa Bachman gloating behind a lion she killed in South Africa, a...

Novelist Doris Lessing Passes Away Peacefully at 94

Nobel-prize winning author Doris Lessing has passed away peacefully at her home in London this morning. She was 94-years-old. Lessing, who was brought up in...
International rugby referee Romain Poite

South Africans take Romain Poite “problem” into their own hands!

Outraged South Africans have taken matters into their own hands to make sure Romain Poite never refs another rugby game! The international referee caused...
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Young victims remembered

Dewald van Dyk's shoes lie in the murky depths of Westdene Dam in Johannesburg. They have been there since 1985, when he dived into...

South Africans Fed Up with Oscar Bashing Mania

As the rest of the world settles back to watch what they're calling the South African version of the OJ Simpson trial, a growing...
South African sports hero Oscar Pistorius

Oscar Pistorius in Shock Arrest for Accidentally Shooting Girlfriend Dead

South Africans are reeling after the news today that legendary Olympic and Paralympic hero Oscar Pistorius (26) has been arrested after allegedly shooting his...

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  Only in South Africa is it permissible for a company to drive on a main arterial road (in Cape Town) using a worker as...

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Over 40 dogs were shockingly poisoned in one day in the small Johannesburg suburb of Florida, Roodepoort, earlier this month. According to experts about...

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From Gauteng to the Western Cape, land grabs have become part and parcel of South African life, threatening to leave once peaceful communities divided....

Carte Blanche Recounts the Strijdom Square Massacre, and More

Here's the line-up of hot South African topics that the Carte Blanche team are investigating this Sunday 4 August (and available for South Africans...