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Johann de Wet, a professor of communication studies, described him as "one of South Africa's most gifted political strategists and communicators".

(GIN) - South Africans marked the 40th year since the death of anti-apartheid activist Steve Biko with a wreath-laying ceremony at the Kgosi Mampuru Correctional Centre. An African nationalist and African socialist , Biko was at the forefront of a grassroots campaign known as the Black Consciousness

LASENTINEL.NET - 2017-09-20 17:21:16

About 300 bogus doctors being prosecuted - HPCSA President

Taxify user 'almost got raped' in Johannesburg, recounts events on Twitter Provided by KFM Radio a Division of Primedia Pty Ltd An increase of bogus medical doctors in South Africa has sparked concern with nearly five hundred cases involving suspicious practitioners reported. On Wednesday, a Congol

MSN.COM - 2017-09-20 12:06:04

Africa's New Gold Rush

CAPE TOWN, South Africa, September 21, 2017 (Newswire.com) - Once Africa's riches used to lay deep beneath the ground in the gold and platinum mines near Johannesburg. Today, the continent's riches are above ground in real estate in Cape Town's exclusive neighborhood of Clifton, on Nettleton Avenue.

WESTERNSLOPEWATCHDOG.COM - 2017-09-21 10:04:58

President Zuma signs UN treaty banning nuclear weapons

JOHANNESBURG - South Africa has joined a United Nations alliance of over 40 countries banning the use of nuclear weapons. On Wednesday President Jacob put a pen to paper on the UN's treaty banning nuclear weapons. The move comes amid rising tensions between North Korea and the United States as the e

MSN.COM - 2017-09-21 05:56:47

Trump's 'Nambia' remarks prompt Twitter scorn

Mattis Shows How to Split With Trump Without Provoking Him BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI, AFP/Getty Images President Trump waits for a luncheon with U.S. and African leaders at the Palace Hotel during the 72nd United Nations General Assembly on Sept. 20, 2017 in New York. President Trump referred to a nonexis

MSN.COM - 2017-09-21 10:00:08

IN PICTURES: Esther Mahlangu honoured in New York

NEW YORK - South Africa's iconic Ndebele artist Esther Mahlangu has been recognised internationally with a painting on a boulevard in New York's Tribeca neighbourhood. The painting, featuring Ndebele symbols, was done by New York artist Imani Shanklin Roberts. The artwork spans a two-lane road. In

ENCA.COM - 2017-09-20 06:10:54

Man tries to steal a Rolls Royce in Johannesburg south

Image of Rolls Royce valued at R5-million parked outside a residential area after it was found by the Metro police in an attempted vehicle theft. Photo: Courtesy of ANA JOHANNESBURG - A man is on the run after trying to get away with a stolen Rolls Royce valued at R5 million, in the South of Johan

ENCA.COM - 2017-09-20 20:09:46

Smugglers Are Now Sneaking Rhino Horn Through Airports In The Form Of Jewelry

Gold and silver jewelry aren't the only type of wearable valuables that holds a high amount of worth. To several wealthy people who live in Vietnam owning rhino horn objects is a form of status, so much so that criminal smugglers from Africa are now disguising their theft by creating necklaces and b

IFLSCIENCE - 2017-09-20 10:52:00

'It's our turn to eat': Senzo Mchunu explains how cronyism works

KWAZULU_NATAL - Speaking at the Moerane Commission in Kwazulu-Natal, former KZN premier, Senzo Mchunu explained the workings of cronyism as it has played out at various levels within the African National Congress. *View the attached video for Mchunu's perspective from within on factionalism within t

ENCA.COM - 2017-09-20 09:56:11

India's SA tour finally confirmed

Cricket South Africa and the Board of Control for Cricket in India have announced the itinerary for India's tour of South Africa. It will consist of three Test matches, six One-Day Internationals and three T20 International matches. India arrives in South Africa on 28 December and their tour will s

MSN.COM - 2017-09-20 20:36:43

Jakkals White Blend - A Six Dollar Superstar

The Jakkals White, a blend of Chenin Blanc, Chardonnay and Viognier from South Africa made by Adi Badenhorst. 60% Chenin Blanc, 20% Chardonnay and 20% Viognier from Swartland, South Africa. The wine has a residual sugar of 3.9 g/L. This review is brought to you by Lidl. The Jakkals White Blend is av

REVERSE WINE SNOB - 2017-09-21 14:07:43

Jewish Culture in South Africa

With the likely provocative subhead of "Where Women are More Advanced than Men," the page 10 article wouldn't pass political correctness standards today. From the lead paragraph, with stereotypical depictions of Africans, to the repeated patronization of women throughout, the article is a relic of a

JEWISH EXPONENT - 2017-09-20 22:10:19

Ireland's Rugby World Cup 2023 bid could trump heavyweight rivals

Catalyst Ireland transformed itself on the field of play from a battling underdog to serious contender for global honours and is intent on making the self-same conversion in its bid to host the 2023 Rugby Wold Cup for the first time ahead of more seasoned performers in France and South Africa. Cat

MSN.COM - 2017-09-20 07:11:33

Trump praises health care of Nambia, a nonexistent African country

Trump spoke during a speech to African leaders "Nambia's health system is increasingly self-sufficient," he said

CNN - 2017-09-21 08:59:39

25-under-25: Andre Drummond at No. 15

JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA - AUGUST 4: Andre Drummond of Team World practices for the 2017 Africa Game as part of the Basketball Without Borders Africa at the Ticketpro Dome on August 4, 2017 in Gauteng province of Johannesburg, South Africa. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that

FANSIDED - 2017-09-20 08:30:41

Audi TT Totaled in Shocking South Africa Crash

A CCTV camera captured the horrifying moment where the German sportscar turned onto Rivonia Road and totally lost control. It seems to have been traveling at some serious pace, as the Audi is sent flying through the air and crashes through numerous signs and a wall. Paramedics arrived on the scene

AUTO EVOLUTION - 2017-09-21 17:09:21

SA's big 4 banks remain profitable

REUTERS/Mike Hutchings The buildings with the logos of three of South Africa's biggest banks, ABSA, Standard Bank and First National Bank (FNB), are seen against the city skyline in Cape Town, South Africa. JOHANNESBURG - The big four South African banks remained profitable despite South Africa's

MSN.COM - 2017-09-20 00:05:45

South Africa Sees No Hurry for New Coal, Gas Power Projects (1)

(Bloomberg) -- South African programs to add coal and gas power generation from independent providers should wait until policies are updated and the nation's future needs are clearer, said Energy Minister Mmamaloko Kubayi. The government is also seeking a "middle ground" with developers in a program

MSN.COM - 2017-09-20 07:33:55

Restructured 2018 Super Rugby season announced by SANZAAR

Louw, uncapped Sharks duo added to Bok squad Getty Images SANZAAR has announced the match schedule for the restructured 2018 Super Rugby tournament that comprises a 15-team three-conference format. - SANZAAR Committed to new Super Rugby tournament - South Africa Conference to kick-off season - Sunw

MSN.COM - 2017-09-21 07:35:18

Business is booming for Toys "R" Us in SA

REUTERS/Carlo Allegri File: People walk past Toys R Us in Times Square the day after Christmas in the Manhattan borough of New York, U.S., December 26, 2015. JOHANNESBURG - Toys "R" Us Southern Africa says it's on an upward growth path. It's moved to allay fears after the American toy giant filed

MSN.COM - 2017-09-21 05:30:39