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

President Ramaphosa Named 2018 Newsmaker of the Year

The National Press Club has named President Cyril Ramaphosa as the 2018 Newsmaker of the Year. This annual award, hosted by the National Press Club...

INSPIRING: South African Muso Sings for Road Accident Victim.

Yesterday, South African musician Seb Goldswain shared the following inspiring encounter he had with road accident victim, Kobus, on Facebook. Here is Seb's account, in...

‘Hallelujah’ for Wheelchair-Friendly Shopping Trolleys in KZN, South Africa

The Quadriplegic Association of South Africa (QASA) has issued a challenge to all major retail stores in South Africa to "take a page out...

Cricketer Sipamla ‘Shocked’ By His Proteas Selection

Madibaz cricketer Lutho Sipamla was “surprised and shocked” to get a call-up to the Proteas cricket team, but is determined to make the most...

Lost Phone Creates New Friendship, Leads to Job Offers.

While visiting the V&A Waterfront in Cape Town on Sunday I dropped my iphone in the parking lot without realizing it and thought never...

South African Amputee (Aged 10) Inspires Iron Man Runners

Seven years ago at the age of 3, Ubuko Mpotulo from East London had both his legs and a finger amputated after being diagnosed...

The South African Who Gave the World the Deep Level Underground...

There are not many South Africans who have been honoured by having a statue of themselves erected in London... writes Peter Ball from The Heritage...
karen landi

#ThisIsMyStory by Karen Landi…

I am writing this story for me. I have always written, and it has always helped to offer insight and gain perspective. It is...

Things A Foreigner Loves About South Africa: The Social Life

Canada, as everyone knows, is awesome... writes Phil Maloney from Maple and Marula. We invented all the best stuff in the world, like the internet,...

Sabelo’s Story: An SA Father’s Dream to Take Care of His...

While statistics reveal the sad state of so many households in South Africa where children are growing up with absent fathers, there are men...

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Special Features

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...