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Trevor Romain: Remembering the Corner Cafe in South Africa

When we were young and the days were long, the corner cafe was the place to meet and greet and make up and break...

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,...

My Story: Meeting an Award-Winning South African Over a Dollar Bill...

So the story I'm about to tell you is so New York and one of the reasons people love this place... writes author and...

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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The Most Honest Letter to SA You’ll Ever Read: Dear South...

I have been in South Africa for 12 weeks nearly now and I’ve been trying to think of a way that I can express...
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WATCH 121-Year-Old South African Woman Reveal Secret to Her Long Life

Meet Martha Hester Sehao, perhaps one of the last people alive from the 1800s... The 121-year-old South African woman has had seven children, of whom...

Afrikaans Author’s Poignant Message for Hector Pieterson

As South Africa marked Youth Day on Saturday 16 June 2018, Sophia Kapp - an author and language practitioner from Pretoria - wrote the...

Trevor Romain: The Old Lady, An Anglia and My Springboks Match

Playing international rugby for your country is a wonderful thing, writes Trevor Romain. I loved representing the Springboks. My friend who was an All...

Foreign Photographer’s Tragic Discovery During South African Safari

Rupak Hattikudur moved to South Africa from India three years ago. In that time he has taken beautiful photographs of South Africa's wildlife in...

South African Farmers: Bulletproof Vests, Pistols and Panic Buttons

Pieter and Nelia are newly wed farmers living near Parys in a region of South Africa known as the Free State... writes Jenny Wallace. Here sheep...

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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...