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South Africans in all spheres of life and all around the world.

BA to Celebrate Royal Wedding with Flight Crew All Named Harry...

British Airways is adding some extra sparkle to customers’ journeys ahead of Prince Harry’s marriage to American TV star Meghan Markle. To celebrate the Royal...
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South African Cabinet Wishes Muslim Community Well on Ramadan

The South African Cabinet has extended well wishes to the Muslim community as they begin fasting for the holy month of Ramadan next week. During...

An American on the Importance of Spending a Week, Barefoot, in...

On the south east coast of South Africa, along the Elephant Coast, there is a campground called Mabibi. It is the ideal escape, hours from...
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It’s About Time We Treat People with Albinism as Human Beings...

Twenty-four years into democracy and we still have people who live fearful because of what skin colour they were born with. Rituals and spiritual...

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela: Revolutionary Who Kept the Spirit of Resistance Alive

No other woman – in life and after – occupies the place that Winnie Madikizela-Mandela does in South African politics. A stalwart of the...

A (Humorous) Guide to Animal Interactions in South Africa

One of the most mind-blowing things about South Africa is its wildlife... writes Phil Maloney. Have you ever watched the National Geographic channel on...

Just In: Scandal! Actor “Bra Eddie” Has Passed Away

Scandal Veteran actor, Sandy Mokwena has died at the age of 68, writes Wendy Mothata. Mokwena is well known in South Africa for his role...

Who is Cyril Ramaphosa? A Profile of the New Leader of...

South Africa’s governing party, the African National Congress (ANC), has a new president – Cyril Ramaphosa. But who is he? Ramaphosa cuts a fitting figure...
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How A Historic Heart Transplant Created A Celebrity Scientist 50 Years...

South Africa’s Chris Barnard stands out in medical history as the heart surgeon who became a global household name after transplanting the first human heart on...
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Planning a Holiday to Please the Whole Family

The annual family vacation is a time that we all look forward to, but deciding where to go and planning it can be a...

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