National Orders recipients named

On 27 April, Freedom Day, President Jacob Zuma will bestow National Orders on a number of worthy South Africans and citizens of foreign countries....

Remembering Enoch Sontonga

Enoch Mankayi Sontonga, a teacher and lay preacher from the Eastern Cape, died in obscurity 106 years ago today, aged just 33. But he...

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...
Balance, by Colleen Alborough, reflects on “negotiations and manoeuvres we make within the complex, at times disconcerting and chaotic space of South Africa”.

SA short films in international festival

Three South African short films have been selected for the prestigious Internationale Kurzfilmtage Oberhausen, or Oberhausen International Short Film Festival, to be held in May...

Nelson Mandela is tweeting! (sort of)

South Africa's favourite icon Nelson Mandela has joined global social phenomenon Twitter. Sort of. It's not actually Nelson who'll be tweeting to us folk....
South African Charlene Wittstock at Monaco Tennis Finals

Charlene and her Prince watch the Tennis Finals

South African princess-in-waiting, Charlene Wittstock enjoyed the Monte-Carlo Rolex Masters on Sunday 17th April with her prince, H.S.H. Prince Albert II of Monaco. Rafael Nadal...

South African Photography in London

Check out the great South African exhibition at London's prestigious V&A (Victoria & Albert Museum). The exhibition - 'Figures & Fictions: Contemporary South African...

Zuma: shared prosperity for all

The third summit of the BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) group of emerging nations takes place in China on 14 and...

Auction of Fab Musicians’ Belongings…for Japan

A South African friend of sapeople has helped put together an amazing auction of memorabilia from artists like the Beatles, Duffy and Coldplay -...

OR Tambo named Africa’s best airport

by Ray Maota OR Tambo International Airport is Africa’s best, according to a survey of more than 11-million airline passengers of 100 different nationalities. Africa’s Best The...

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