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SANParks CEO Takes Special Leave Amidst Sexual Assault Allegations

South African National Parks (SANParks) CEO Fundisile Mketeni has decided to take "special leave" after charges of assault and sexual assault were laid against...
A woman walks past portraits of former South African President Nelson Mandela at the end of a memorial service in the Nelson Mandela Museum in Qunu December 10, 2013. REUTERS/Siegfried Modola/File Photo

South Africa Losing Cultural Landmarks like Apartheid Museum to Pandemic

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - A pair of boxing gloves worn by Nelson Mandela at the height of the anti-apartheid struggle in South Africa lie under...
Mango Passengers Advised to Book Alternatives to Zanzibar and Local Destinations

Mango Passengers Advised to Book Alternatives to Zanzibar and Local Destinations

Following the announcement made by Mango Airlines on Thursday 22 April that the airline is preparing to enter business rescue and pause operations, the...
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PHOTOS First Major Snowfall for Afriski’s Winter Season

It snowed big-time at Afriski Mountain Resort today! This morning, the resort in Lesotho welcomed its first major snowfall for the winter season. The...
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New York City to Fully Reopen in July, Mayor Announces

New York City's Mayor Bill de Blasio this morning announced that NYC will fully reopen on 1 July 2021. Speaking on MSNBC, the mayor said:...
The village, home to museum staff and service providers, is in need of renovation. Photos: Daniel Steyn

Robben Island Showing Signs of Decay

The precious heritage site and its rich history are being poorly served... By Daniel Steyn. The official symbolism of the Robben Island Museum, adopted early...
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Radisson RED Joburg Puts Out Casting Call Ahead of Launch

There's one day left for potential employees at the new Radisson RED hotel in Rosebank, Johannesburg, to apply for a casting call to fill...

Norwegian Cruise Line Announces Return to Cruising

Norwegian Cruise Line today announced its highly-anticipated return to service, with new itineraries sailing Europe and The Caribbean beginning July 25, 2021. The Cruise Line...
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British Airways (Comair) to Restart Victoria Falls Route

British Airways (operated by Comair in South Africa) has announced the reopening of bookings for flights between Johannesburg and Victoria Falls for travel starting...
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WATCH Victoria Falls Flowing at Highest in Years

Victoria Falls is currently flowing at its highest in decades! It's an amazing sight when just over a year ago - December 2019 -...