Sat, May 15, 2021

VIDEO: Lekker Things South Africans Say…

A Cape-Town video production house created a video called "Sh*t South Africans Say" back in 2012... which gets resurrected annually and goes viral all...
The IEC's call for expats to vote

OPINION – Apathy, Unsolicited Texts and the Real Overseas Figures

The response to this year's general elections from South Africans living abroad has been, in a word, underwhelming. As reported by SAPeople this morning the...

KAROO DIARY: Food from the Heartland

Right now, the little town of Bedford in the Eastern Cape is frantically a-bustle under its normal serene exterior. The Old Gaol is being festooned....
Expats in Edinburgh and Melbourne can't vote in their cities

South Africans Abroad Vote Tomorrow amidst Heartache, Pain and Apathy

Tomorrow South Africans overseas will get their opportunity to vote in the South African elections; but it's come with a lot of frustration, heartache...

Taking Stock – Crowdfunded SA Documentary about to Reach Target

Taking Stock, a South African documentary exploring theĀ "conflicted connections between business and family, community, and country" is within touching distance of getting made. The Kickstarter-funded...
Freedom Day 2014

Freedom Day Messages from South Africans on our 20 Year Anniversary

Freedom Day meant a lot to a LOT of South Africans today. Twenty years of freedom and democracy, joy and heartache. Here, a few...

South African in US breaks World Braai Record

Congratulations to expat Jan Greeff for officially making it into the Guinness Book of World Records for the longest consecutive barbecue marathon by an...
Everybody Hurts

South African version of ‘Everybody Hurts’ to Benefit Less Privileged Children

A moving South African rendition of 'Everybody Hurts' has been uploaded to YouTube, featuring footage of many of the local children in the Port...

Oscar Trial – Time to Reflect

The virtual noise of digital media surrounding the Oscar Pistorius murder trial after 25 long days of testimony, has diminished since Judge Thokozile Masipa...

Sinking Sands!

I placed my foot with sheer terror on what I perceived to be a shifting and sliding mass of gulping sinking sand...and to my...