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Watch as Proteas’ Biggest Fan is ‘bowled over’ by Surprise!

The latest video from South Africa's cricket team has knocked local and overseas fans for six. It's packed with pride, patriotism and pure passion...

World Leaders praise Mandela

by Mary Alexander Leaders across the world extended birthday wishes to former South African president Nelson Mandela on 18 July. US President Barack Obama: US President...

South African Expat Becomes First Woman to Swim Around Dubai’s Famous...

South African expat - and accomplished musician - Kieran Ballard-Tremeer has become the first woman to swim around Palm Jumeirah in Dubai, the iconic artificial island...
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South Africa’s National Parks

South Africa has a vast system of natural reserves established to protect the country's indigenous plants, animals, landscapes and associated cultural heritage, ranging from...
Oscar Pistorius

South African flag raised in 2012 Paralympic Village

Whistles, wigs, well-wishes and a sense of wonder greeted Team South Africa for the official flag-raising ceremony in the Paralympic Village. Team South Africa was...

Congrats to Caster

Congrats to Caster Semenya who had two big wins at the South African championships earlier this month. She won the 800 metres and the...

South African Petrol Attendant Brings A Smile to Social Media

Meet Lennox, the latest South African to be turned into an overnight sensation on social media thanks to a fellow citizen appreciating his kind...
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Devastating Voting News for Expats from Four Cities

Unfortunately the votes from four overseas cities have not been counted as they did not reach South Africa before the IEC's deadline of 9...
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SA Cricket Team launches #ProteaFire Campaign Tonight

The #ProteaFire campaign was launched tonight with a moving TV commercial that's guaranteed to give goosebumps to most South African cricket fans. (See below.) After the...
Wally Hayward

Living on in the Comrades spirit

Veteran runner and South African Olympian Wally Hayward was one of the great characters of the sport. Although he never won an Olympic medal, his...


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