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Young SA Filmmaker on the Town(ship)

For many Capetonians, DuNoon is a township on the fringes of Milnerton. For young filmmaker Howard Fyvie, it’s his new home. In a short film called...
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South African TV Commercials are So Cool!

South Africans love braaivleis, rugby, sunny skies and...South African ads! Even decades later anyone who was around in the '80s can finish off that sentence...

Nigerian Student Builds Solar Car from Scrap

The thing with solar-powered cars is that you can only drive them during the day. It's a problem solved by Nigerian student Segun Oyeyiola,...
World Elephant Day

Honouring World Elephant Day…before our elephants are wiped out…

Today is the third annual World Elephant day when people around the globe are encouraged to take part in actions and activities to help save...

Floral wealth in caring hands

A South African fynbos conservationist has taken the lead to establish Cape Town's first ever public-private environmental stewardship programme to preserve the country's valuable...
Schalk Burger

World Comeback Winner Schalk Burger “Wasn’t ready to say goodbye”

South African flank Schalk Burger has won the Laureus World Comeback of the Year Award in Shanghai, China, today. In his moving acceptance speech,...

#ProteaFire for sure! AB de Villiers – you Legend!

Proteas captain AB de Villiers has set Twitter aflutter after his awesome performance on the field today in Sydney, achieving the fastest 150 runs in...
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The king returns to Cradock

For the first time in more than a century, the lion’s roar can be heard through the tranquil wilderness of the Mountain Zebra National Park near...
Francois van Coke

Fokoffpolisiekar’s Lead Man Goes Solo

You might remember him as the frontman of the band Fokoffpolisie and later Van Coke Kartel. Now Francois Van Coke is going solo, with...
Elephants South Africa

Home Found! Herd of African Elephant Saved!

A herd of 12 African elephant who were in urgent need of a new home in South Africa have been saved in the 11th...

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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...