Nelson Mandela's Birthday Photo

Nelson Mandela’s Birthday Photos

Check out these great photos by Peter Morey, posted on TwitPic, of our South African icon, Nelson Mandela, celebrating his 93rd birthday with his...

Small South African Town’s Ladies Restroom Says it With Flowers

BP employee Beverley Plaaitjies has taken it upon herself to beautify the ladies restroom at BP Buffeljagsrivier with flowers. According to BP Buffeljagsrivier Manager Maraine Klein,...

Dramatic Swim For Hope Breaks Records

Congratulations to Carina Bruwer and the 14 swimmers who braved rough and cold waters yesterday to swim around Cape Point in the 'Swim for...
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Karoo Diary: The South African Spirit

Last night here in Cradock, a bunch of us gathered at someone’s house and formed a wine club. Sounds like small potatoes, right? Maybe, but in...
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Olympics Update: How Team South Africa fared on Wednesday

There were six different codes being represented by Team South Africa on Wednesday (10 August). Rowing was, for the second time in these Games, called...

Top Engen Maths & Science School Achiever Determined to Make a...

Losing her beloved grandmother during her final matric exams forced Thabiso Ndlovu to suppress the pain and soldier on in pursuit of the results...

Engineering improves healthcare

Dr Megan Russell is using her engineering knowledge to find practical solutions to the problems of healthcare in poorer countries by helping develop medical...
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Trevor Manuel could be next head of the IMF

Trevor Manuel - South Africa's former Minister of Finance - has been suggested as a potential candidate for the recently (and sensationally!) vacated position...

Semenya is #NaturallySuperior

The South African government has launched the #NaturallySuperior campaign which aims to rally behind golden girl Caster Semenya. The campaign will target various eminent people,...
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Maliekal Finally in Rio After Delays Due to Hurricane

His trip to a debut Olympics delayed by a typhoon this week, South Africa’s sole badminton player will be looking for his own hurricane-sized...

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